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You have made the decision that it is time to move, you have interviewed Realtors and found someone you trust and have faith in, the house is going on the market, now comes one of your most important jobs, making the most of each and every showing that happens. There are a few simple things […]

Market Activity ~ Oct 24-30, 2016

Last week we saw 6 New properties enter, 20 move to Pending status, and 24 “Closed”/Sold.

Following is the breakdown for you according to RMLS:

NEW on Mkt (Oct 24-30, 2016)

Address
List Price
# Beds
# Baths
Total SF
Prop Type

550 2ND ST
$500,000
2
2.1
1540
CONDO

64 TOUCHSTONE
$585,000
4
2.1
3494
DETACHD

2399 PALISADES CREST DR
$749,000
5
3.1
4452
DETACHD

2092 SUMMIT DR
$1,579,000
4
4.1
4527
DETACHD

16819 GREENBRIER RD
$2,250,000
4
4
3022
DETACHD

1475 SKYLAND DR
$2,600,000
4
4.1
9300
DETACHD

PENDING SALES (Oct 24-30, 2016)

Address
List Price
# Beds
# Baths
Total SF
Prop Type
CDOM

45 EAGLE CREST […]

Market Activity ~ Sept 26-Oct 2, 2016

Ah, Fall…

It brings back memories of when I bought my Lake Oswego home.  My son was in 2nd grade many years ago, and I wanted him to be able to attend Lake Oswego schools, so we put our home on the market, sold it quickly and moved to our new home on Thanksgiving Day. I remember […]

Counter Tops 101

A recent transaction I had got me to thinking about counter tops. This was a really beautiful, high-end home. The kitchen had been recently remodeled and the information given by the seller was that the counters were granite. In the home inspection the home inspector stated that they were acrylic. Who was right? The seller […]

News & Notes ~ August 2016

Here are the latest/August numbers for the entire Portland area:

According to the RMLS Market Action Report for the Portland Metro Area, June, 2016:

There were 4,203 New Listings in August which was down 3.9% from July, and up 8.3% from August of 2015.
At 3,001, August Closed Sales were up 8.1% from July’s 2,776, and down 3.1% from August of 2015’s 3,098.
August Pending Sales (Accepted Offers), at 3,325 were up  0.7% from July’s 3,302, and were also  0.7% lower than […]

Market Activity ~ Sept 5-11, 2016

Last week we saw 13 New properties enter the market, 12 move to Pending status, and 13 “Closed”/Sold.

Following is the breakdown for you according to RMLS:

NEW on Mkt (Sept 5-11, 2016)

Address
List Price
# Beds
# Baths
Total SF
Prop Type

86 KINGSGATE RD #i204
$159,000
2
2
840
CONDO

4 TOUCHSTONE #140
$185,000
3
2.1
1351
CONDO

76 GALEN ST #76
$199,900
2
2
989
CONDO

16250 PACIFIC HWY #43
$255,000
2
2
1311
CONDO

16724 ROOSEVELT AVE
$379,995
3
1.1
1270
DETACHD

31 GREENRIDGE CT
$449,000
3
2.1
2002
ATTACHD

15450 KIMBALL CT
$475,000
4
2
1544
DETACHD

7 SCARBOROUGH DR
$754,900
4
2.1
3367
DETACHD

4265 ALBERT CIR
$826,600
5
3.1
3022
DETACHD

4635 […]

Tips & Tidbits

Seasonal Changes –

Sellers~The market has been unusually activated since about January of this year. In the summer (starting approx July 4th weekend) things typically slow down just a teensy bit as people leave for vacation and many have found the homes they were looking for prior to the school-year-start in September (ie the pool of […]

Market Activity ~ July 25-31, 2016

Beautiful homes in Lake Oswego… They come on the market… and they pass into the care of excited new owners. Its a wonderful thing ; )

Last week we saw 18 New properties enter the market, 24 move to Pending status, and 19 “Closed”/Sold.

Following is the breakdown for you according to RMLS:

NEW on Mkt (July 25-31, 2016)

Address
List Price
# Beds
# […]

News & Notes ~ June 2016

Here are the latest/June numbers for the entire Portland area:

According to the RMLS Market Action Report for the Portland Metro Area, June, 2016:

There were 4,501 New Listings in June which was up 8.6% from May, and up 5.2% from May of 2015.
At 3,158, June Closed Sales were up 9% from May’s 2,896, and down 4.4% from June of 2015’s 3,302.
June Pending Sales (Accepted Offers), at 3,390 down  4.9% from May’s 3,563, and were also  6% lower than […]

Market Activity ~ July 4-10, 2016

Steady as she goes… In the summertime in beautiful, Lake Oswego : )

Last week we saw 22 New properties enter the market, 18 move to Pending status, and 18 “Closed”/Sold.

Following is the breakdown for you according to RMLS:

NEW on Mkt (July 4-10, 2016)

Address
List Price
# Beds
# Baths
Total SF
Prop Type

44 EAGLE CREST DR #12
$139,888
1
1
798
CONDO

47 EAGLE CREST DR #13
$154,900
2
1
932
CONDO

4000 Carman DR […]