For Buyers

Cost vs Value Remodeling Guide

While looking at homes take the time to imagine the potential of different updates to the home. Many things such as remodeling your kitchen or upgrading windows will increase the value of a home. Take a look at the Remodeling 2016 Cost vs Value Report (www.costvsvalue.com) to get an idea of the return you can expect from a number of projects.

http://www.remodeling.hw.net/cost-vs-value/2016/pacific/portland-or/

Rent vs. Buy

Trying to decide if it is the right time for you to buy? Take a look at a Rent vs. Buy analysis that shows the annual savings from home ownership and tax benefits.

Contact me to get an analysis of your specific situation.

Portland School Report Card

Every year Portland Monthly complies information on all Portland public schools along with statistics and rankings. These are updated every January.

Oregon Department of Education Portland Public Schools Progress Report January 2016

http://www.pdxmonthly.com/pages/portland-s-private-schools-2016

Buyer’s Guide

Check out this summary of the buying process in Oregon. This document gives an overview of the home search, lending process, escrow, title and closing.

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