The Easy Truth: What You Really Need To Know About Home Prices According to recent data from Fannie Mae, almost 1 in 4 people still think home prices are going to come down. If you’re one of the people worried about that or maybe you are hoping for that, here’s what you need to know. Much of your fear or anxiety likely stems from what you hear in the media or read online. But here’s the key point: […]

Simple Home Upgrades That Increase Your Homes Value Feeling overwhelmed with the thought of selling your home? Do you find yourself wanting to make updates to enhance its appeal but unsure where to start? Well, you’re in the right place because today, I’m going to share some game-changing easy home upgrades that will make a big difference in the perceived value of your home. If you’re like many sellers, you’ve lived in your home for […]

Cash in Now: Why Today’s Seller’s Market Spells Success Contemplating putting your house on the market? Wondering if the timing is right? Brace yourself for some eye-opening insights. Despite a growing inventory of homes in recent months, we’re still firmly entrenched in a seller’s market. It’s a scenario in which demand still outweighs supply, leaving eager buyers shopping with only a limited pool of homes to choose from. Curious for a closer look at why […]

2024 Home Price Forecasts Surge: What Sellers Need to Know Over the past few months, experts have amended their 2024 home price forecasts based on the latest data and market signals. They are saying they are even more confident prices will rise, not fall. So, let’s see exactly how experts’ thinking has shifted – and what’s caused the change. 2024 Home Price Forecasts: Then and Now In the chart below you will see what seven expert organizations think will happen to […]

Harness the Equity in Your Home to Unlock Your Oregon Wine Country Dream For those of you yearning for the tranquility and charm of a small town, Oregon’s wine county could be your dream destination. Your years of homeownership have not only filled your heart with cherished memories, but more than likely, your pockets as well, with the equity in your home. Now, retirement or maybe even just a yearning for a change of scenery […]

Will Mortgage Rates Come Down? The Million Dollar Question Today, let’s dive into the fascinating world of mortgage rates here in Oregon’s wine country. Whether you’re contemplating the idea of downsizing or upsizing your current home, or maybe you’re embarking on the journey of moving and buying a home in our small town region, mortgage rates are a topic you can’t afford to overlook. So, grab your favorite glass of Pinot Noir and lets embark […]

An Expert Makes All the Difference When You Sell Your House If you’re thinking of selling your house, it’s important to work with someone who understands how the your hyperlocal housing market is changing and what it means for you. Here are five reasons working with a real estate expert can ensure you’ll get the most out of your sale.

How To Sell and Buy a House at the Same Time Are you a homeowner thinking, or even dreaming of upgrading to a new home? Maybe a bigger home or ready to downsize homes? It can be exciting to find your next home, yet overwhelming and stressful to think of selling your current home at the same time. Fear not, today I am here to guide you through the options of how to sell and buy […]

In talking about the 2023 housing industry, one thing experts agree, unlike the last few years, it will be hyperlocal. We will see some markets across the nation drop home prices. Others will remain flat while some communities will continue to see moderate value price increases. Will the national news be able to tell the whole story for where you live? The consensus is that unlike the last few years, in the year ahead, probably […]

Easy DIY Home Staging Tips When Preparing to Sell your Home Are you looking at buying a new home, yet feeling stressed with the need to prepare your current home for sale at the same time? If you are not sure where to start or how to get your home ready, this article is for you! Today I am sharing easy home staging tips that I provide to all my sellers, about how to prepare their homes […]