When looking at houses, you probably know what you like, but do you know what it’s called? House hunting often introduces people to home architectural styles they love but might not be able to name. Learning about the different options can help you narrow and define your home search. Portland, OR, and the surrounding area… Continue reading A Guide To Home Architectural Styles
House hunting can be one of the most exciting and most intimidating processes. Do you search online or drive through your favorite neighborhoods looking for signs? Do you hire a realtor, or can you handle this task on your own? Learning how to search for a home successfully takes a little know-how. We live in… Continue reading How To Search for a Home You Will Love
Are you thinking about making improvements to your home? Deciding which projects to tackle can be intimidating. But knowing the most profitable home features can help you add value to your property for a great return on your investment. If you’re ready to buy or sell a home, the team at Julia Monaghan Real Estate… Continue reading 7 Most Profitable Home Features
Are you looking to buy or sell real estate and need select a real estate professional? The task of finding the right realtor® to represent you in the process can be daunting due to the sheer number of people with their license in the marketplace. First off, determine what your top priority is. Is it… Continue reading 7 Tips for Finding the Perfect Realtor®
https://youtu.be/IBo_DI80Ewc How exactly does a Real estate professional determine the current market value of your home? It's all starts with extensive research, an eye for detail and being objective and subjective all at the same time!I have years of comparative rate analysis in and out of the industry and love this part of the job.… Continue reading How do I determine the value of your home?
https://youtu.be/dJo4zdvceX8 This sweet 1950's ranch has so much character! Boasting a killer backyard with chicken coop & privacy fence this home is nestled away on a quiet street in the Cully area. Great location to Alberta, Concordia, and Beaumont-Wilshire neighborhoods! 3 beds/2 baths, a smartly laid out kitchen, spacious dining and living room, big mud… Continue reading Just Listed! -Cozy Cully Ranch
https://youtu.be/7tETV1rZPeQ What's the difference? Have you heard the term contingent offer before? This video helps explain the difference between contingent offers and non-contingent offers. This one’s fairly simple to understand and is more relevant right now since we’re in such a competitive market for buyers. Buying contingent means, in order to purchase a home, you… Continue reading Understanding Contingent vs Non-Contingent Offers
https://youtu.be/aXPeTd7WMs4 What is title insurance? What is title insurance and why is it part of the real estate transaction? Seeing a line item for $1,500 on your closing estimate can come as surprise to some buyers..but it's there to protect you. Watch to find out more or contact me directly to learn more about Portland… Continue reading What is Title Insurance?
Being a homeowner brings all sorts of perks and benefits. But it also includes plenty of to-do lists, especially at each change of the season. Once autumn arrives, many homeowners wonder what should be on their fall home maintenance checklist. Preparing for winter is a critical task for those who own homes. Extreme weather and… Continue reading Fall Home Maintenance Checklist: Your Must-Do Projects
The Zestimate!! You know, that little number Zillow puts next to your house online that they think your home is worth. Can you trust it?? 🤥 With home values climbing and inventory continuing to be historically low, it’s more important now than ever to understand the value of your largest asset! Zillow makes it easy… Continue reading Can you trust a “zestimate”?