Tag Archives | Sisters Oregon

Baby Boomers Bustin’ Out…

According to Freddie Mac’s newly released “55+ Survey Of Housing Pland & Perceptions Of Those Born Before 1961”  (who comes up with these names???) there could be a great migration in the next several years. Seems Baby Boomers and others aged 55 or older, comprising up to several million current home owers, say they plan […]

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PHOTOS BOMBS….Or…What The Heck Were They Thinking?

As most of you know by now, I’m pretty much convinced that 95% of prospective real estate buyers begin their search for a home online. I mean…who is looking in the newspaper or in a The Real Estate Book any longer? My parents are both in their early 90’s and they email, text and spend […]

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Don’t Worry….Be Happy.

Bet you didn’t know there is a “Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index”.  Huh?  Yep….The index measures the well-being of states across five elements, according to an article in the Daily Real Estate News. These elements are;  purpose, social, financial, community and physical.  Then, these happy folks publish a list of the “Happiest States in the U.S.”  I […]

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List? Or Wait?…

The one question I get more than any other from prospective sellers this time of year is…”Should I list my home now…or wait until Spring?” That’s a great question. And it’s a great question because selling a property, large or small, is all about making as much money as the market will bear. And timing […]

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Wacky Waco vs. Beautiful Bend…

So I’m reading the real estate news this morning and happen upon an article about the cities in the U.S. that have been getting the most views last month on the Realtor.com website.  I thought I’d better check this out and see if any towns in beautiful Central Oregon made the list. Guess not! But […]

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