Neutral interior painting is one of the most profitable home features.
Home Owner, portland, selling

7 Most Profitable Home Features

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

Buyer, buying, First-Time Home Buyer, For Sale, Home Owner, Real Estate Agent, Sellers, selling, Uncategorized

7 Tips for Finding the Perfect Realtor®

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®

Your realtor should tell you all the things you need to hear.
buying, Listing, portland, Real Estate Agent, selling, Uncategorized

7 Things Your Realtor Should Tell You that You May Not Want to Hear

Are you looking to buy or sell a home? Real estate can be complicated, so it’s best to have an expert agent representing you. Your realtor should tell you everything you need to know, even if it’s not what you want to hear. That’s their job. If you are ready to sell or buy, contact… Continue reading 7 Things Your Realtor Should Tell You that You May Not Want to Hear

Home Owner, Listing, Real Estate Agent, Sellers, selling, Uncategorized

How do I determine the value of your home?

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?

For Sale, Home Owner, Listing, Real Estate Agent, Sellers, selling

Just Listed! -Cozy Cully Ranch

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

Selling a home during the holidays can make for a Merry Christmas!
Holidays, Listing, open houses, selling

5 Reasons It’s Great to Sell Your Home During the Holidays

Most home buying and selling activity occurs in the spring and summer months. But you can successfully sell your home during the holidays with a little help from a dedicated real estate agent. In fact, many people find that it’s an excellent time to sell. ‘Tis the season to get the home of your dreams.… Continue reading 5 Reasons It’s Great to Sell Your Home During the Holidays

Keep your home show-ready without losing your sanity.
open houses, Sellers, selling, Uncategorized

How to Keep Your Home Show-Ready Without Losing Your Mind

Trying to sell your home and live in it at the same time can feel like living in a bubble. Any towel left on the bathroom floor or dirty dish in the sink is magnified and on display. How can you keep your home show-ready and still live your life? You can do this! If… Continue reading How to Keep Your Home Show-Ready Without Losing Your Mind

Buyer, buying, Home Owner, Market Conditions, Real Estate Agent, Sellers, selling, Uncategorized

Understanding Contingent vs Non-Contingent Offers

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

Inaccurate Zestimates
buying, Listing, Market Conditions, Real Estate Agent, selling

The Trouble with Zestimates: A Guide to Third-Party Home Estimates

Are you someone who enjoys daydreaming about buying a new home or selling your current house to start fresh elsewhere? Many people like to scroll through Zillow listings and ponder the possibilities. But for serious home buyers or sellers, Zestimates and other third-party valuation tools can be problematic. If you are wondering about your home’s… Continue reading The Trouble with Zestimates: A Guide to Third-Party Home Estimates

Buyer, Listing, Real Estate Agent, Sellers, selling

Just Listed! – Stunning Happy Valley Home with Incredible Mountain Views

Incredible Mt Hood and valley views are seen from all THREE decks on this Sunrise Heights gem! The open floor plan with an abundance of windows offers beautiful natural light and space perfect for entertaining. This 5-year-old home has 4 beds/3.5 baths, nearly 2,700 sqft, an added bonus space, and an office nook great for… Continue reading Just Listed! – Stunning Happy Valley Home with Incredible Mountain Views