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Favorite Place to Live

Let's play TRUTH or DARE...minus the dares. Who's game? ⁣ ⁣Where’s your favorite place you've ever lived? Somewhere far away? Nearby? What made it so special and how long did
By Leslie Huggins with RPI Real Estate Services
10 Nov

6 Ways to Improve Curb Appeal While Spending More Time at Home

by Kris Kiser, President and CEO of the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI).  The living landscapes of a property (link is external) — grass, trees, shrubs, and flowers — play...
By Hector Torres with JohnHart Real Estate

How to Break Into Real Estate Investing

Investing in real estate comes with its fair share of risks. Still, with proper decision making, hard work, and smart investment, it can be very lucrative and an excellent source of income. When it comes...
By J. Gibson with Fine Properties

5 Tips for Driving Safely on an Interstate Highway

The traffic on a highway is fast-paced and so it is important to keep some highway safety tips in mind. By improving certain driving habits, you significantly reduce the risks of being involved in an accident.  1....
By Austin Craig with Craig Realty

What Is a Building Permit?

  Chances are, you’ve at least heard of building permits even if you haven’t applied for one yourself. Going by their name alone, you can probably guess the general gist of what these...
By Marie-Josee Chasles PA with Keller Williams Preferred Partners
9 Nov

Why This Winter's 'Slow' Home-Selling Season May Be Hotter Than Ever

By Erica Sweeney | Nov 2, 2020   Winter is traditionally real estate's slow season. Between the cold weather and the holidays, the housing market typically plunges into a hibernation of...
By Hector Torres with JohnHart Real Estate

How to Include Your Family’s Vacation Home in Your Estate Plans

Vacation homes can be wonderful assets. You can use them as a home away from home during vacations and rent them out when you aren't using them. Things can get a little more complicated when it comes...
By J. Gibson with Fine Properties

Is it Safe to Sell My House Right Now?

In this new era in our lives, things are shifting quickly, and virtual strategies for sellers may be your ideal option.
By Mary Carlton / Oregon Broker with eXp Realty, LLC

How to Create a Beautiful Landscape in Your Backyard

This year has made a great argument for spending time outside, but that also means you need to put more effort into your landscaping. These ideas can help you freshen up your backyard.
By J. Gibson with Fine Properties

Rent vs. Buy: How to Decide What’s Best for You

Rent vs. Buy: How to Decide What’s Best for You   According to the U.S. Census Bureau, median rent continues to rise. With today’s low mortgage rates,...
By Chris Cooper & Heather Mehl with The Cutting Edge, Realtors

Is it Safe to Sell My House Right Now?

selling a house during Covid
By Lawrence R Gilman with Realty Austin

Is it Safe to Sell My House?

In this new era in our lives, things are shifting quickly, and virtual strategies for sellers may be your ideal option. Opening your doors up to new approaches could be game-changing when it comes....
By Leslie Huggins with RPI Real Estate Services
7 Nov

Marketing Folders: 4 Easy Ways Agents Can Stand Out

Between billboards, flyers, and social media, it can easily feel like agents are serious about selling. But, your most cost-effective marketing with the biggest return on investment will come from recommendations....
By Austin Craig with Craig Realty
6 Nov

Making a Home for the Brave Possible [INFOGRAPHIC]

VA Home Loans provide unique opportunities for Veterans, active-duty personnel, and their families in recognition of their service to our Nation.
By Mary Carlton / Oregon Broker with eXp Realty, LLC

The Right Way to Transform a Room

Every so often, I get the urge to completely redo different rooms in my home. Whether I’ve grown tired of a certain layout, or a paint color I impulsively chose clashes with the environment, I don’t...
By David Conderman with Keller Williams Key Partners, LLC

Fix It Friday - Entryway

Your front door entryway welcomes more friends, neighbors, family members, and yes—Amazon deliveries—than any other part of your home. Make a beautiful first impression with these decorating...
By Leslie Huggins with RPI Real Estate Services

The New Normal: A Strong Housing Market Expected to Continue into 2021

The New Normal: A Strong Housing Market Expected to Continue into 2021 01 Nov 2020  by Jane Nathan “2020 will be known for a lot of things, and a record-breaking year for...
By Jane Nathan with Alta Realty Group CA
5 Nov

Why the 2021 Forecast Doesn’t Call for a Foreclosure Crisis

Why the 2021 Forecast Doesn’t Call for a Foreclosure Crisis   As the current forbearance mortgage relief options come to an end, many are wondering if we’ll face a foreclosure...
By Chris Cooper & Heather Mehl with The Cutting Edge, Realtors

Dealing With Popcorn Ceilings

Popcorn is great with a movie or possibly for stringing around an old-fashioned Christmas tree, but it’s a little less universally loved when it’s applied to the ceiling as a texture. “Popcorn...
By Marie-Josee Chasles PA with Keller Williams Preferred Partners

Real Estate Perks of the Job

As an agent, I may not get the job perks other folks get like vacation days, free food, and health insurance, but the perks are there—trust me! Here are a few I LOVE week after week: ⁣ ⁣ •...
By Leslie Huggins with RPI Real Estate Services