Ready to buy or sell a home? You already know that you need a great Oregon real estate agency to do it the right way. You’ll need to start interviewing, but do you know what to ask and what to do with what you learn? Here’s how to take a smart gamble and win the real estate agency jackpot. Continue reading “How to Pick an Oregon Real Estate Agency That Will Make You Happy”
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that the Portland housing market is hot. On fire, actually—and it doesn’t seem to be dying anytime soon. This is scary because you know how tough it is to buy a home in a competitive market. But we’ve got all the insider tips to give you the best chance possible at getting a home you love. Continue reading “6 Winning Tips to Buy a Home in a Competitive Market”
Before you close the deal on your new home, you’re going to be buying insurance for that home. Buying homeowners insurance can be a little bit confusing, but don’t worry! We’ve covered all the bases in this handy guide to purchasing your own insurance. Continue reading “What You Need to Know About Buying Homeowners Insurance”
With the dearth of homes here in Portland, you may find yourself willing to make compromises you didn’t think you’d ever make. Although most people are willing to pay a premium for a move-in ready home, a fixer-upper can be a fantastic way to get the home you want while also sticking to your budget. Before you take the plunge, here are 8 things you need to know before you buy a fixer-upper.
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Nearly one in five Americans lives in a home that’s part of a homeowners association (or HOA). You might have heard some bad things about HOAs, but they actually might be a good choice for you. If you’re thinking of buying a home that’s part of an HOA, here’s what you need to know to make an informed decision. Continue reading “What You Have to Know About HOAs”