Category Archives: buying a home in Lake Oswego Oregon

7 Home Repairs That Might Surprise New Homeowners

I remember the first winter after my wife and I bought our first home and a rainstorm sent our gutters spilling over. No one had ever mentioned that cleaning out your gutters was one of the “joys” of owning a … Continue reading

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Read this before you move to Lake Oswego

If you’re thinking of moving to Lake Oswego or moving within if you already live here,  let me tell you a little story that could have a happy ending if you choose the right Realtor.  🙂         … Continue reading

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Lake Oswego Housing Market Forecast

With the traditionally hot summer housing market coming up, I thought I’d share some insights I recently gained from listening to Patrick Stone, Founder and Executive Director of Williston Financial Group providing title insurance and real estate settlement services. He … Continue reading

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Buy a Lake View Lot in Lake Oswego and We’ll Throw In a Waterfront Lot for $50 (offer expired in 1912)

With lakefront homes in Lake Oswego now going for $950,000 to $5,495,000 it’s hard to imagine that back in 1912, developers were practically giving them away. That’s right. Because the land was undeveloped and there weren’t roads leading down to … Continue reading

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7 Mistakes Your Don’t Want to Make When Pricing Your Home to Sell in Lake Oswego

Price is considered by many to be the most important marketing decision you can make when it comes to selling your home. Given that, you want to be sure not to make these mistakes: 1. Listing it at a price … Continue reading

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What’s the Housing Market in Lake Oswego Look Like for 2019?

Stocks aren’t the only investment undergoing a correction right now. So is the housing market. But that’s not necessarily bad news. After decades of boom and bust cycles, slow and steady can be good for everyone. Here’s what I mean. … Continue reading

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Why Living in Lake Oswego Can Lead to Short Term Memory Loss (and why that’s a good thing)

Give Lake Oswegans (or most Oregonians, for that matter) one day of sunshine and gone and forgotten are the gray days, the wet and windy days, the threat of freezing rain days. We have this incredible capacity to be in … Continue reading

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