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Homes in Portland, Or

Buying

Understanding Your Credit Score Take a close look at your credit score before you begin your search to buy a house. Are you a first-time homebuyer? Maybe you are looking to purchase up or to downsize. Your credit score and buying a house go hand in hand. You should have a basic understanding of your […]

Your Credit Score and Buying a House

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the perfect omelet

Good Eats

How to Make the Perfect Omelet

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Weekend Breakfast- The Perfect Omelet I’m a sucker for a big breakfast on the weekend.  To me, nothing beats a late start because they do not come often, and a big feast early-ish with my family is such a treat! Looking for something delicious to make this weekend? How about the perfect omelet? This one […]

Homes for Sale, Portland, Oregon

Buying

2020 Loan Limit Changes

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Have you heard that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have increased loan limits for conforming loans? Well, maybe you have heard and maybe not and maybe if you have, you are wondering what does this mean? The 2020 loan limit changes have increased buying power for many home buyers or for those that are looking […]

The Perfect Burger for Friday Night Dinner

Good Eats

Hey everyone….this is actually one of my all-time favorite meals and is pretty much a Friday staple in our house.  The perfect burger is a great Friday night dinner. Step-One Step One- Super important. Ready? Have husband or partner or significant other make this dinner for you! Of course, you can make this one on […]

The Perfect Burger for Friday Night Dinner

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Great kitchen design

Good Design

Top 5 Kitchen Design Tips

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Are you looking to remodel your kitchen Are you looking to remodel your kitchen or are you building a new house and wondering how to address the kitchen? No pressure but it is one of the most important rooms in the house EVEN if you don’t cook because let’s face it….everyone EATS. Selling real estate, […]

Know Your Credit Score

Buying

Understanding Preliminary Financing

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What is the right price home for you? Understanding preliminary mortgage financing and the steps to take is an important part of the homebuying process. How much can you afford? How much do you want to spend? This depends on a lot of factors. How much you can afford is one thing but how much […]

Keep a clean home when selling

Selling

So much goes into getting a home ready for sale and so many things need to be done throughout the sale cycle but if we could highlight just one thing, what would it be? The best advice is to keep a clean home when selling! Really, really clean! Keep it, clean! Really, really clean! When […]

Keep a Clean Home When Selling

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Pricing Your Home to Sell

Selling

Debunking Myths About Pricing Your Home to Sell

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Pricing a home is an art, not a science. In most cases, the best practice for establishing value is to look at what other similar homes have sold for. Then make additions and subtractions based on the differences. It can also be valuable to go out and take a look at the competition. Put yourself […]

Home Energy Score Portland

Buying

“Home Energy Scores” in Portland?

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Home Energy Scores in Portland The Oregon Department of Energy (ODOE) established a new Home Energy Score initiative in 2018 to offer a standardized approach to home energy scoring in Portland. The official website can be viewed here. Home Energy Scores in Portland are meant to help homeowners and homebuyers identify improvements that can be […]

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Portland, OR 97210

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