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The Selling Process

Step 1 of The Selling Process: Contact us for a complimentary market analysis. A market analysis will supply you with current and relevant information about home value, based on recent comparable property sales. Your Realtor will discuss with you what your home could sell for in the current market. Step 2: Interview and Hire a Realtor®. […]

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Determining Property Value

Accurately determining property value is the most critical task to getting your property sold. Factors influencing home value include location, condition, appraised value, the lender, and of course the marketplace.

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Top 5 Realtor® Responsibilities

Your expectation of a listing agent is to get your property sold within your time constraints and for the most money possible in the current market. While we can’t manufacture buyers, what we can do is to increase the odds of grabbing more buyers’ eyes, achieving more showings, and hopefully receiving more and better offers. We […]

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Pricing to Sell

Competitively pricing your home is key for a quick sale. In real estate we have a large tool box of strategies, proven methods, creative ideas, and new technologies we can add to our diligent (now even excessive) labor to get our properties sold. For years now, we have pulled them all out and fully exploited […]

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Relocating to Oregon

Moving across town means packing and hauling your current home’s contents, renting or hiring a moving van, and usually taking a weekend to accomplish the daunting task. Most people find moving stressful and exhausting even in the best of circumstances.  Relocation brings its own crate of challenges, but some good planning can save you stress […]

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Why Won’t My Property Sell?

More than five years of a housing depression have taught us to adjust, adapt, and learn new dynamics of selling in a declining market. This greatest of challenges has brought us back to the very fundamentals of our trade, selling real estate in the public marketplace. Best regards, Randy Bella Casa Real Estate Group Cell: 503-310-9147 Fax: […]

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The Challenge of Closing

Buying or selling a home is like climbing Mount Everest – getting a signed contract is a great accomplishment, but that’s only half the journey. The typical home transaction today involves more than 20 steps after the initial contract is accepted to complete the transaction. “Closing” transfers the title of the property from the seller […]

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