Branch Agent Meetings May 21, 2015

Moreland Branch Meeting 5.19.2015

Treating all people with dignity, respect and equality is the Windermere (Moreland) Way

For your Blog:

How to save PDX from becoming SF –   Catchy title (but I’d LOVE for the Giants to be here!) But this is about housing, and….we don’t want to be SF North.

What’s your guess for the ‘most expensive/fastest selling/ most sales’ neighborhoods in PDX?   Make your guess, and then go through the three slide shows and see how good you are.  
Most expensive:  Fastest Selling:  Most Sales:

In case you want to ride a FAST MAX Orange line w/o paying for a ticket.   This is a QUICK one minute video on the new SE MAX line. It’s kind of fun at the time-lapse break neck speed to see how many intersections you recognize.


Robin – 6916 SE 17th . $575,000

Mike – 30th & Rex. $849,000

Clark (RH) – Happy Valley – 13792 SE Hampshire. $439,500

Needs and Wants:

Candace – commercial SE/NE up to $1,000,000

Bill – Milwaukie 3bd/2ba. $350,000

Gary – New Construction 4bd. $600-700,000

Julianna – Beaverton/Aloha with nice garage up to $250,000

  • Up to $450,000 with good walk score

Dana – Close in w/yard. Up to $700,000
Mike – Significant Home in Eastmoreland. Up to $2,000,000

Branch Stuff:                                

  • American Home Shield completed 12 repairs in our clients’ homes last week and paid $2,285 in claims.  Four repairs were appliances, three were electrical, two plumbing & heating, one AC…. And KUDOS
  • JUNE 5th Community Service Day – Buy your Run.Walk.Stroll shirt for only $5! Also, sign up now!!
  • Concerts in the Park! $46.30 check should be made out to Portland Parks – get them to Elisha ASAP.
  • NO branch meeting next week 5-26. If you have a listing you want to promote, get the info to Elisha and she’ll email it out to everyone on Tuesday.

Education Opportunities

  • 6-4                        CFPB (8-1 Financing changes)                 10:30 to 11:30 @ MO 1 CE
  • 6-23-26               Ninja Installation in PDX                                           register

Business Savvy:

  • Legal Holiday – May 25, 2015. Office will be closed (Well, at least Elisha and I won’t be here! J)
  • Broker Professional Series #5 – Sales Agreement Dispute Resolution Summary ATTACHED
  • Market Action – What’s your take away? ATTACHED
  • Differentiation – Who AM I? ATTACHED

Listing Specialist:

  • Grow houses: Though marijuana may be legal soon in Oregon, title companies are looking at Federal law.
  •  If your seller wants to accept an offer prior to being marketing on RMLS….

Consistent Connections:

  • Did you forward the Gardner Report to your sphere? ATTACHED
  • Ride to Ride ATTACHED
  • Out of area referrals to your sphere – let them know you can help them! VIDEO

Transaction Master:

  • Paperless Pipeline ‘glitch’.
  • #1 way agents end up being in mediation – Being too helpful. Two examples.

Windermere Mortgage – Clayton Scott