Branch Agent Meetings July 14, 2015

Moreland Branch Meeting 7.14.2015

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

For your Blog:

Does it seem like home prices in PDX just keep going up?  – It’s not your imagination – WOW! Oregon’s home price appreciation puts us at #5 in the nation.

How much are people willing to pay to live in a ‘best’ neighborhood – This article has quality of life maps for 2,000 neighborhoods. That sounds geeky, but the colors make it a quick read if you’d like.

Needs and Wants:

Joylene – available for open houses

Gary – available for open houses

Candace – needs a duplex in SE

Mike – land, teardown, or dividable

Ron – milwaukie west of McLoughlin. 1500sqft between $250 & $500,000

  • Duplex or triplex. Top $


Branch Stuff:                                

  • American Home Shield completed 17 repairs in our clients¹ homes last week and paid $1735 in claims.  Five repairs each were air conditioning and appliances, four were plumbing, two were electrical and one was heating.
  • Concerts in the Park! $46.30 to Portland Parks still due. Also  – $13.00 to Patty for the sunglasses.
  • Sign up for the Windermere sunglass handing out at the concerts booth!

Education Opportunities       

  • 7-14                     Optimize your Website @ Windermere Education Center           1:00 to 3:00 call 220-1145       
  • 7-20                     Negotiating a Buyer Service Agreement Webinar @ MO              9:00 to 10:30 1.5 CE
  • 7-29                     Marijuana Laws @ MO                                                                            2:00 to 3:00   1.0CE
  • August TBD       Earthquake Preparedness @ MO                                                          2:00 to 3:00   1.0 CE                                                                 

Business Savvy:

  • Wiring Instructions Email Scam
  • And….. watch out for this guy
  • RMLS Reverse Prospecting Change this Thursday – Do you guys use this?

Consistent Connections:

For Facebook:

Transaction Master:

  • Broken Sewer Lines – FAQ from the City of Portland ATTACHED
  • Interesting ‘take’ on verbiage for ‘closing costs’ ATTACHED
  • Six words for stopping blame – this is pretty cool! ATTACHED
  • When is ‘proof of funds’ a potential negative?
  • Back up offers – Don’t have Escalation addendums included – they get messy.

Listing Specialist:

  • Accessibility RMLS Terms ATTACHED
  • LBP Pamphlet delivery to Buyer – Best Practices for Listing Agent
  • Luxury Portfolio YTD Report ATTACHED

Clayton Scott – Windermere Mortgage  Rehab Loans