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Random Q4 Real Estate Ramblings…

This has certainly been an interesting year for real estate in Central Oregon. I use the word interesting because “hot”, “crazy” and other adjectives like those don’t fit for every area in the high desert. Northwest Crossing is still “hot and crazy” and attracting families at a rate and at prices that continue to have […]

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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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