Taking one room at a time to make your home more ‘green’ can allow you to space out cost and save money and energy in the long run. Why not start with the kitchen? This video shows some of the trends in eco-friendly kitchen design and great materials to use in the remodeling process.
Archives for April 2011
Randy McCreith, Principal Broker Market Conditions… When comparing early 2011 with early 2010 we have to remember the 2010 numbers were inflated by the tax credit which expired at the end of April. In hindsight, virtually all of the first time home buyers last year bought before the end of April to gain the $8,000… [Read More]
The following properties have sold or gone pending this past week. Visit our website to view all Yamhill County real estate for sale.
Sellers, in this market of declining prices you can keep lowering your prices and never get a sale. It feels like you are continually punished in spite of your best intentions. The frustration keeps building inside of you. You might commit afresh to a new price only to find that instead of being rewarded for… [Read More]
People say that “life is full of surprises.” And last week’s Jobs Report offered a few surprises of its own. But were those surprises positive, and what do they mean for home loan rates overall? Read on for details. The headline Jobs Report number showed that 216,000 jobs were created in March, which was a… [Read More]
These are the properties that have gone pending or sold this past week in Yamhill County. To view more Yamhill County market data please visit our website.
Article From BuyAndSell.HouseLogic.com By: Marcie Geffner Published: June 10, 2010 Consider before you ignore or outright refuse a very low purchase offer for your home. A counteroffer and negotiation could turn that low purchase offer into a sale. You just received a purchase offer from someone who wants to buy your home. You’re excited and… [Read More]
Newberg Art Walk – This past Friday evening, April 1st, we hosted local painter Hannelore Fischer and wine-maker Remy Drabkin at our downtown Newberg office for Art Walk. You should seek how hoppin’ downtown Newberg is, especially when it’s not raining! Lots and lots of people milling about. Watch our video to see what a… [Read More]
Common issues with lead-based paint; metal fasteners for pressure treated decks; carpet staining caused by air infiltration; and mud-jacking for patios and walks are addressed this month. Q. You always hear talk of lead poisoning concerns associated with children eating chips of lead-containing paint, but are there any other ways that lead-based paint can be… [Read More]
The cold weather and storms of the winter season can wreak havoc on the exterior of a home and the surrounding property. Sometimes it isn’t that there is significant damage, but simply the fact that it may have been several months since you last paid attention to or attempted any outdoor maintenance. Now is the… [Read More]