A series of blog posts for home buyers.

Home buyer tax credit.

Okay I’ve been asked a lot of questions about the home buyer tax credit lately by some of my Salem Oregon clients.  I saw this really great summary video and wanted to share it with you. This explains the basics of the tax credit. Now some of you have unique situations that I just don’t…

The real estate school of hard knocks…

I participate on a couple of real estate forums online.  There is an interesting thread on one of them about lessons learned in real estate.  This is a national forum, not just local Salem Oregon folks. What were consumers regrets when buying a house?  I thought it was an interesting topic and for you first…

For the love of a dog…

I’m home sick today here in Salem Oregon and have been wandering around on different forums since my kids have hijacked the television.  As I was reading a thread, my jaw hit the floor.  The topic of the thread was from a seller frustrated that her children’s toys were being played with during showings.  Buyers…

The scoop on poop

I blogged about something sweet the other day, so it only makes sense to talk about something not so sweet today.  Okay, not really, but I needed some kind of tie in there… Anyone that wants to look at living outside city limits or on acreage property in the Salem Oregon area is going to…