SUMMER CHECKLIST

From summer vacations to winter holidays, it seems each season offers the perfect excuse to put off our to-do list. But be careful, homeowners: neglecting your home’s maintenance could put your personal safety—and one of your largest financial investments—at serious risk. In no time at all, small problems can lead to extensive and expensive repairs. And even if you avoid a catastrophe, those minor issues … Continue reading SUMMER CHECKLIST

COMING SOON: 2-bedroom Attached (duplex) in Beaverton

  Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Virtual Tour Walk Score 2 BEDROOMS 2 BATHROOMS (1 full, 1 half) 1104 Square Feet GOING LIVE NEXT WEEK! This 2 bedroom, 1.5 bath attached home lives large for its square footage! The upstairs offers two spacious bedrooms and one full bathroom.  Ample closet space in both bedrooms. The downstairs features a living room … Continue reading COMING SOON: 2-bedroom Attached (duplex) in Beaverton

Multiple offers received and all above list price….

I love the rush of receiving multiple offers on a home! I also love the challenge of determining the appropriate listing price- one that will attract the most buyers, one that feels like a ‘good value’ to not just the buyers, but also feels like a good sales price to the sellers.  The last thing a seller wants to do is “give their home away”….and … Continue reading Multiple offers received and all above list price….

HOUSE CARE: SPRING

From summer vacations to winter holidays, it seems each season offers the perfect excuse to put off our to-do list. But be careful, homeowners: neglecting your home’s maintenance could put your personal safety—and one of your largest financial investments—at serious risk. In no time at all, small problems can lead to extensive and expensive repairs. And even if you avoid a catastrophe, those minor issues … Continue reading HOUSE CARE: SPRING

COMING SOON! 4 bed | 2 bath

UPDATE:  This listing is now live- you can see the official listing here. OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY & SUNDAY FROM 1-3pm Located at the edge of Beaverton and Hillsboro- this home is convenient to shopping, parks and schools.  Fully remodeled interior- new kitchen, new bathrooms, new flooring throughout- fresh paint, new trim- completely move in ready! MOTION VIDEO TOUR: Continue reading COMING SOON! 4 bed | 2 bath

The Cost of Waiting [INFOGRAPHIC]

Interest rates are projected to increase steadily heading into 2019.  The higher your interest rate, the more money you end up paying for your home and the higher your monthly payment will be. Here’s an infographic that shows how much your monthly payment can go up for a $250,000 purchase.  Keep in mind, today’s average home price in the Portland metropolitan area is $385,000. Wondering … Continue reading The Cost of Waiting [INFOGRAPHIC]

Freddie Mac: Rising Mortgage Rates DO NOT Lead to Falling Home Prices

Recently, Freddie Mac published an Insight Report titled Nowhere to go but up? How increasing mortgage rates could affect housing. The report focused on the impact the projected rise in mortgage rates might have on the housing market this year. Many believe that an increase in mortgage rates will cause a slowdown in purchases which would, in turn, lead to a fall in house values. Ultimately, however, prices are determined … Continue reading Freddie Mac: Rising Mortgage Rates DO NOT Lead to Falling Home Prices