Hey there followers! So glad you stopped by. I have always thought that a good real estate broker was one that could help their clients navigate the trickiest of transactions, knew contracts in and out, had a pulse on local market trends and could be a great resource for all things home. What does home mean to you? Home to me is where we can nurture our family and friends. It is where we can express our sense of style. It's where we can explore the freedom to learn new things, to rest and to grow. Hoping the pages of our blog inspire you in many ways!

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Do we need to stage?

Good Design

You should absolutely stage a home even in a good market! The Goal of Staging Making your house appear as attractive as possible is largely about allowing potential buyers the opportunity to imagine their lives in your property. Home staging is essentially the process of using design principles to emphasize space. Even in this market, […]

In A Good Market, Do We Need to Stage?

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Jola Cafe

Keep It Local

Jola is Quintessentially John’s Landing

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Corbett Fish House Closes Firstly, I am a lover of small, quaint, neighborhood fare as well as a resident of John’s Landing. It was devastating to learn that the iconic Corbett Fish House was another small business casualty of 2020. The community recognized it as a staple of the neighborhood with good fresh, gluten-free fish […]

Oregon Ballet

Keep It Local

Oregon Ballet Theatre Series

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Fine Arts in the Midst of COVID-19 As we enter the 8th month of the pandemic, many of us are settling into new normals. We are now more proficient in Zoom meetings. We are all figuring out how to incorporate social distancing into our lives. While we can’t travel, we can stay in touch with […]

Smoke Alarm Requirements When Selling Your Home

Selling

Here are the Facts Firstly, you cannot sell a residential dwelling in Oregon without approved and properly placed smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors. We, therefore, advise our sellers to properly install all detectors before listing their home for sale. It is important to understand contractual obligations for smoke alarm and carbon monoxide detector requirements. […]

Smoke Alarm Requirements

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Carbon Monoxide Detector Laws in Oregon

Selling

Carbon Monoxide Detector Laws in Oregon

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What is carbon monoxide and how can it affect your home and family. Learn a bit more about the adverse effects of this gas and the carbon monoxide detector laws in Oregon for residential dwellings. For the most comprehensive explanation of the requirements, visit Oregon.gov. What is Carbon Monoxide? Carbon monoxide (CO) is an invisible, […]

Buying

20 Questions to Ask Your Lender

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Are you thinking about buying a home? This is very exciting! Interest rates are currently at an all-time low. Getting your finances in order before starting your home search is such an important step in the process and a bit of planning and preparation can go a long way when it comes time to make […]

Buying a Home

Buying

Are you looking to purchase a home in Oregon? Buying a new home is such an exciting time. We are looking forward to helping you! Perhaps you are new to the area, new to buying, or even a seasoned pro but like to keep up to date on local real estate customs. Our Guide to […]

Guide to Buying a Home in Oregon

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Building Wealth with Real Estate

Buying

Building Wealth with Real Estate

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Have you thought about real estate as a part of your investment portfolio? Worried that now may not be the right time to invest? It is always the right time to buy real estate! Sure there are some market conditions that are more advantageous for a buyer but in general, if you purchase the right […]

Color Plays a Role in Your Mood

Good Design

Color Plays a Role in Mood

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In the midst of a hectic life and the modern fast-paced world that we all seem to live in these days, coming home to a relaxing space has become even more important. Creating a space that allows you and your family to decompress and renew their energy is easier than you might think. Color plays a […]

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