Growing families often outgrow the home that has served them well for years. Additional or older children create the need for more bedrooms, a bigger yard, or a more desirable school district location. Homeowners typically get the itch to sell, or move up, between 6-9 years of living in their current home. Whatever the reason,… [Read More]
Keeping Your Credit in Check!
When you are looking to buy a home whether now or in the future, it is important to be a smart consumer. It is important know a few things about credit, you and how it affects the ability to purchase. Here are a few things you should know about in order to have a good… [Read More]
What is a Buyer’s Agent? Choosing Your Yamhill County Realtor.
We all know that choosing a Yamhill County Realtor to represent you during a real estate transaction is an important decision, but what is all the fuss about a Buyer’s Agent? To start with, here is an overview of the main functions in the real estate industry: Listing and marketing property for a seller Assisting… [Read More]
What is the REALTOR code of Ethics?
Here are 17 things that a REALTOR® promises to do that other real estate agents may not: #1) Pledge to put the interests of buyers and sellers ahead of their own and to treat all parties honestly. #2) Shall refrain from exaggerating, misrepresenting or concealing material facts; and is obligated to investigate and disclose when… [Read More]