Mailbag

Ep 94: Mailbag – Mixed Use Developments, Market Timing and More

There are a lot of questions that come up in the buying and selling process, we are here to help you work through them.

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Ep 92: Mailbag – Personal Letters, Pending Sales, and More

Buying or selling a home is an exciting time. But it is also a time when we have a lot of questions about what things mean and what the best approach may be to certain situations. Colleen is here to help us navigate these questions from a realtor’s point of view with another mailbag episode. 

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Ep 88: Answering Your Real Estate Questions

Today we take four of your real estate questions and answer them on the show. From square footage discrepancies to home values to finding a home to use as an AirBNB, we’ll cover a range of topics on this episode.

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Ep 84: Mailbag – What Happens When Appraisal Doesn’t Match Price?

With the current state of the real estate market in Oregon, we don’t always see appraisals line up with purchase prices. So what happens in those situations? We’ll tell you on this episode of the podcast and answer a few other questions that you sent in.

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Ep 77: Smart Home Technology Upgrades + Other Mailbag Questions

Technology continues to move fast in the home improvement sector and many people are considering upgrades to their home. Is it worth the time and money to add smart home technology? We’ll answer that question and discuss long market listings, marketing during COVID, and downsizing.

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Ep 76: Should I Wait Until Spring to Sell? + Other Mailbag Questions

Are you ready to sell your home but you think waiting until spring might allow you to present your house in its full beauty? Colleen will explain why the winter might not make as much of a difference as you think. Plus, we tackle acreage, property management, basement renovations, and listing prices on today’s show.

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Ep 75: Renovations, Open Houses, Budgets & Other Mailbag Questions

Today we’ll do that by answering five questions that have come into the podcast. We’ll cover topics ranging from changing the layout of your home to whether you should use discount real estate companies. If you’re in the market for a home or thinking about selling, there’s probably a good nugget or two for you in this episode.

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Ep 51: Mailbag: Purchasing Home Before Wedding Date, Selling Home Without Realtor

Tessa and her soon to be husband are looking to buy a house before their wedding date and want advice on what steps they should take. Adrian is trying to sell his house without a realtor and is wondering if this is a good idea.

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Ep 43: Mailbag: Narrowing Your Search, Selling High, Who To Hire First

Carl needs help getting pickier with his housing search. Carol asks if the housing market has reached its selling peak or if it will go higher. Darren wonders who he should hire first when he wants to buy a home.

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Ep 41: Mailbag: Pricing Smaller Properties, Vacant Homes, And The Art Of The Lowball Offer

We’ll be answering some questions from listeners like you. Pat wonders how much less money his smaller property will fetch than his neighbors. Gerard wants to know how to sell a home that is already vacant. Clara asks for advice on lowballing etiquette.

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Ep 33: Mailbag: Narrowing Your Search, Selling High, Who To Hire First

Carl needs help getting pickier with his housing search. Carol asks if the housing market has reached its selling peak or if it will go higher. Darren wonders who he should hire first when he wants to buy a home.

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Ep 31: Mailbag: Avoiding Bidding Wars, Interest Rates, “Build-To-Rent”

Eric asks if he can avoid bidding wars by buying at this time of year. Tiffany wonders how interest rates are affecting the real estate market. Terry wants help with exploring the “build-to-rent” movement.

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