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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On This Episode:

On today’s episode, we are going over a few questions from our listeners. Collen is going to discuss the new Oregon law about buyer/seller letters, explain what ‘sale pending’ means, and go over the importance of maintaining our homes even if we are going to sell soon.

Whether you are buying, selling, or simply looking at the market her insights are going to be helpful to take into account.

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

[0:49] – Should buyers be able to write letters to sellers?

[3:22] – What does sale pending mean?

[4:55] Where to look for homes next to the water?

[7:33] Should we wait to remodel if we are moving?

Colleen Quotes:

“Many of my agents have won for their clients because they had a backup offer in. The first offer falls out and their clients are ecstatic. ”

– 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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