Main Content

Buyers

9 Most Common Buyer Questions Answered

Buying a home is a major life event and it can be as overwhelming as it is exciting. There’s a lot to know—especially for first-time buyers. Thankfully, you won’t be alone in the process. Your real estate agent will be a valuable resource as you navigate the market and negotiate the sales price. That said, the more information you have about the process, the better prepared you’ll be.

Read more

How to Host a Twilight Open House with Karen Gibson

We asked real estate broker, Karen Gibson, to give us her expert advice on how to host a twilight open house. Here is the result from her latest one this last Friday evening at her listing in NW Portland: 1. Yummy food platter, because everyon...

Read more

Home Buyer Education & Personal Finance Workshop

How you manage your money today directly impacts your financial health in the future. Let's stop the anxiety and stress that comes along with the money management struggle. For most of us, the most meaningful thing we can do is to own your ho...

Read more

Portland Remains Leading City of ADU Development

Three years ago, we wrote a blog post claiming Portland is ADU City (Baby) and predicted we’d see more and more pop up in our neighborhoods. Well, sure enough, Portland’s ADU trend is rising to new heights. Why? Simply put, there’s sti...

Read more

Down Payments: Which strategy is right for you?

You’ve most likely heard the rule: Save for a 20% down payment before you buy a home. The logic behind saving 20% is solid, as it shows that you have the financial discipline and stability to save for a long-term goal. It also helps you get f...

Read more