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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Building Wealth with Real Estate

Buying

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 […]

Building Wealth with Real Estate

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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 […]

Gallery Wall

Good Design

Great Gallery Walls

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Curate Your Collection Finding art for large walls doesn’t have to be difficult or terribly expensive. The key to a composed gallery wall is finding a balance between the subject, the actual art, the framing, and the space. Curate your collection to make the biggest impact. The subject or the art itself can be anything from […]

Upfront Costs When Buying a House

Buying

Ok so you are ready to jump into homeownership. What are the upfront costs involved when buying a home? Earnest Money The first upfront cost that you will need to cover is the Earnest Money. This is a deposit made to a seller that represents your good faith to purchase a home. It is typically […]

Upfront Costs When Buying a Home

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Seller Property Disclosures

Selling

Sellers Property Disclosures in Oregon

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Golden Rule You can never get in trouble for over-disclosing! Yes, Sellers- you must disclose everything that you know about your property and home when completing the Sellers Property Disclosures in Oregon. The more you tell the buyer, the better. I promise! The Seller’s Property Disclosure is a document that all sellers in Oregon must […]

Homes for Sale Portland, Oregon

Buying

6 Tips on Writing a Strong Offer

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Buying a home is such a big decision. Finding the right one can be a lot of work. Every buyer has a unique situation. Each seller has a certain set of requirements and needs. Market conditions vary. No two home negotiations will ever be the same BUT there are definitely things that all buyers can […]

Covid-19 Real Estate Challenges

Buying

To all of our wonderful clients and friends, We hope you are all well and staying safe. In this ever-changing landscape that we are finding ourselves in the midst of, we wanted to be sure that we were communicating with all of you on how we are adjusting and continuing to work on your behalf.  […]

Covid-19 Real Estate Challenges

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Home Warranties

Buying

Home Warranties

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What is a home warranty? Home warranties are actually service contracts that can be purchased to protect homeowners against unexpected home appliance and system repairs. They are good for a certain period of time, normally one year. Home warranties are renewable after the initial contract period.  Although these service contracts are pretty common in today’s […]

Baked French Toast

Good Eats

Delicious Baked French Toast Recipe

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Hey friends! It’s 10:52 pm on Saturday, March 21st, 2020 and we are all in the midst of trying to navigate our way through the COVID-19. I am thinking about a delicious baked french toast recipe. I think it will be perfect for our Sunday brunch tomorrow. I have all of our girls home and […]

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