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Mary G Johnson, Residential Realty NorthwestPhone: (503) 313-0688
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Tips For Getting Started With a Project at Home
Posted on 01/05/2020
Tips For Getting Started With a Project at Home
There's no question about it: Being a homeowner can be a very satisfying and rewarding experience! However, enjoying that added privacy, control over your environment, and pride of ownership does not come without a price. When you go from being a renter to an owner, a lot of things change! In additional to being responsible for property maintenance,...
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Home Selling Tips: How to Monitor the Housing Market
Posted on 12/29/2019
Home Selling Tips: How to Monitor the Housing Market
For those who plan to list a house in the foreseeable future, it often is beneficial to track the real estate market. By doing so, a home seller can identify real estate market patterns and trends and quickly address any potential property selling hurdles. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you analyze housing market data...
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Everything You Need to Know About Mortgage Types
Posted on 12/22/2019
Everything You Need to Know About Mortgage Types
If buying a home is something you’re considering, you might be curious about the different types of mortgages that are available to you. After all, the interest rate on your loan could have a huge impact on your finances over time, saving you thousands of dollars. In today’s post, I’m going to demystify the home loan by explaining the...
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How to Stay Aggressive During the Homebuying Journey
Posted on 12/15/2019
How to Stay Aggressive During the Homebuying Journey
Buying a home may prove to be challenging, regardless of where you decide to search for a house. However, if you are aggressive in your pursuit of your dream residence, you could speed up your home search. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you stay aggressive during your quest to find your dream house. 1....
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What is Home Repair Insurance?
Posted on 12/08/2019
What is Home Repair Insurance?
Photo by: Caleb Woods via Unsplash Home repair insurance is an optional service agreement also known as a home warranty. It is put in place to save costs when there may be a need for repairs or replacement of any major system or household appliances. Often added as an incentive to sweeten a sale, a great home warranty...
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Another Property Sold - 4300 SW 91ST Ave, Portland, OR 97225
Posted on 12/06/2019
Another Property Sold - 4300 SW 91ST Ave, Portland, OR 97225
This home is an ORIGINAL. One owner! 2 bedrooms on the main w/1 bath. 3rd bedroom upstairs. Hardwood floors throughout. Vintage kitchen has all original cabinets. Carport along with a one car garage. The fabulous backyard includes an original fireplace, long before "outside living" was IN. Welcome to YOUR "new"...
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How To Budget When Saving For A Home
Posted on 12/01/2019
How To Budget When Saving For A Home
If budgeting isn’t your thing, you’ll be glad to discover that it’s quite simple. There’s a way to categorize your spending and save money easily. If you learn the rule, it will become so automatic that you won’t even think about it. If you’re saving money for a home, this practice will be essential. Break your budget down into...
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Factors to Consider Before You Buy a Second House
Posted on 11/24/2019
Factors to Consider Before You Buy a Second House
The decision to purchase a second home may be one of the biggest choices you will make in your lifetime. As such, it is important to consider all of the factors associated with a house purchase before you embark on a quest to acquire a second residence. Now, let's take a look at three key factors to evaluate as...
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Getting Your Home Ready for Sale
Posted on 11/17/2019
Getting Your Home Ready for Sale
Getting your home ready to sell involves more than just packing all of your property in boxes and leaving. It begins right from the time you move in. Often it even starts before you buy another home. Many people rely on money from the sale of their home to buy their next home. If you are in this...
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Ways to Recycle Plastic Bags At Home
Posted on 11/10/2019
Ways to Recycle Plastic Bags At Home
Plastic bags serve various purposes within and outside the home and made from polyethylene. It’s no news most items made from plastic end up in the sea - polluting marine life, causing death to the animals in the sea and polluting the ecosystem. Scientist says that before the year 2020, we should take caution to reduce the rate...
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Easy Curb Appeal Tips
Posted on 11/03/2019
Easy Curb Appeal Tips
If you’ve done even cursory research on selling your home, you’ve heard “curb appeal,” “curb appeals,” and “curb appeal.” Since you know that buyers hear “location,” “location,” and “location,” the best thing you can do to make your location stand out is to flaunt your stuff. That doesn’t mean you have to undertake significant landscaping projects or renovations....
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What Defines a Successful House Selling Journey?
Posted on 10/27/2019
What Defines a Successful House Selling Journey?
A successful home selling journey allows a property seller to quickly and effortlessly generate interest in his or her residence and finalize a house sale. For those who want to enjoy a successful home selling journey, it is vital to prepare as much as possible. Completing a successful home selling journey may prove to be difficult. If you fail...
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