Ep 85: Mailbag Questions About the Home Buying Process

It’s time to open up the mailbag and answer your questions about the home buying process. Today we’ll dive into pay-ing cash, selling while the market is high, using a discount brokerage, and sellers backing out.
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On This Episode:

The home buying process is full of little nuances and unique scenarios. It’s impossible to address them all on this show, and that’s why we love hearing from listeners.

On this episode of the podcast, we’ll open up the mailbag and answer four questions related to buying a home. Each of these is very relevant to today’s market and hopefully hit on a topic or two that you’ve been curious about. If you ever want to get Colleen’s answer to something on your mind, feel free to reach out.

Listen to the full episode or click on the timestamps below to hear a specific segment.

[0:34] – Mailbag question on paying cash vs loan

[2:24] – Mailbag question on selling while market is high

[5:17] – Mailbag question on using a discount brokerage

[7:41] – Mailbag question on sellers backing out

Colleen Quotes:

“Your full service realtor is definitely going to provide you with more profit than a discount broker.”

– Keeping It Real Estate Podcast

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Colleen Benson

Colleen is a licensed Principal Broker in the State of Oregon. She has more than 20 years of experience as a Realtor and has helped build the top Keller Williams team in Salem. Her tremendous team now serves buyers and sellers throughout the Willammette Valley and the Oregon coast. She is the host of the Keeping It Real Estate radio show on 104.3 FM KSLM. The show plays Saturdays and Sundays at 1pm and has been on the air since January of 2019. Don't hesitate to reach out to Colleen if you have any questions about buying or selling real estate in the area!​

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