As we approach the two-year mark of the pandemic, it’s clear that some things will not return to normal. One of the most significant shifts the world has experienced during COVID is the move to working remotely. And for millions of workers, that may not change back again. With that in mind, creating a work-from-home… Continue reading 5 Ways to Create an Effective Work-From-Home Space
Portland, Oregon, is home to many incredible homes and neighborhoods. You have plenty of options as you hone in on your favorite Portland architectural home style. In fact, there are so many architectural styles to choose from that we had to write two blogs to cover them! You may already have a style of home… Continue reading What’s Your Favorite Portland Architectural Home Style?
Mt Hood views like this typically don't come at this price & back to green space! This private, custom-built home has over 2,400 square feet and views for days from kitchen, both living rooms, and both decks! Yes, there are TWO decks and TWO living rooms with views! Three beds, 2.5 baths, two living rooms… Continue reading Just Listed: Incredible views in Custom Built Clackamas Home
You did it! You found the home you’ve been looking for. And, of course, you had it professionally inspected. But do you know what to do after a home inspection? When you’re in the home buying world, be sure that you have expert representation on your side. If you’re considering buying a house in the… Continue reading To Re-Inspect or Not to Re-Inspect? What To Do After a Home Inspection
There are many important questions to consider when buying a house. The list can feel daunting, in fact. Where do you want to live? How much can you afford? How much space do you need? What home style do you want? With an expert real estate agent on your side, you’ll be able to narrow… Continue reading Top 5 Questions to Consider When Buying a House
There is no end to the list of home upgrades you could do to your house. It seems there is always room for improvement somewhere, right? But which updates and projects are worth your time and money? If you’re contemplating selling a home, reach out to Julia Monaghan Real Estate. Our team of experts can… Continue reading 7 Home Upgrades That Make a Difference
https://youtu.be/NA2fRjypM3g Charming & secluded home set high off the street giving a treehouse feel with midcentury vibes! 3 bed, 2 bath (including ensuite with walk-in closet) Milwaukie ranch, completely updated in 2018 & very well maintained. The terraced backyard features a deck, patio, & crows nest-like deck high above the home with loads of opportunity… Continue reading Just Listed: Treehouse-like Milwaukie Ranch
It’s so exciting to move into a new home, but it’s also a lot of work. Whether you’re heading across town or across the country, packing for a move can be a daunting task. Like all big jobs, having a plan at the outset can make the packing process go more smoothly. This article will… Continue reading 7 Tips When Packing For A Move
If you're considering buying in a planned development or a condominium complex, there is a good chance the property has a homeowners association (HOA). Knowing the HOA rules before you buy is essential. Real estate agent, Julia Monaghan, has years of experience helping hopeful hunters find their dream homes. She can help you determine if… Continue reading What To Know About HOA Rules When Buying a House
Househunting in any market requires you to know what you can afford before making an offer on a house. A pre-approval letter from your bank or lender will make your home search and purchase much more straightforward. In a seller’s market, properties move quickly. You’ll have a better chance of submitting a winning offer on… Continue reading Do I Need a Mortgage Pre-Approval Before Making an Offer on a House?