Scams abound

Forget about the golden rule… I mean Oregon unemployment is at 9.9% and that doesn’t include February’s ugly numbers…Homeless shelters, food banks, churches are being pushed to the extremes with many families struggling to make ends meet. So with all of this cheery news out there, what do we see for troubled folks… Scams…yep here…

Keizer Oregon Real Estate Market Snippet

Keizer Oregon….What can I say?  I knew that the relative stability that Keizer saw last year was going to change, but I was truly surprised by these numbers.  Whether these hold or not remains to be seen. This market snippet is for the single family, non-acreage property, homes real estate market here in Keizer Oregon.…

Karma missed the boat….

I’m not sure how to feel about this exactly, to tell you the truth…I mean a lot of people here in Salem Oregon are facing losing their homes due to foreclosure.  So you’d think I’d be all happy about a program that can help them get refinanced and stay in their homes… On NYTimes.com, they…

Home on the range?

Bawk…Bawk… As many of you may know, there is currently a ban on having chickens on your property if you live within Salem Oregon city limits.  There has long been a movement to allow people to have chickens on their property. This movement is picking up some steam due to the recent economic woes. Stressing…