Branch Agent Meetings January 27, 2016

Moreland Branch Meeting 1.26.2016

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“Help Someone – Be Awesome!” is the Windermere (Moreland) Way

Goals are Dreams with Deadlines

For your Blog:

The more they test for Radon…… The more places it shows up. First it was Alameda Ridge and Vancouver. Now high levels are just about everywhere. Check out the latest Radon places.

Good for landlords – maybe not so much for renters.   PDX is listed as #6 in rent increases for 2016.

And how much DOES a 1,000 sf apartment rent for around the country? PDX is on the list!


Patty – Edgewater 2bd/1.5ba Condo. Carport, washer/dryer in unit, covered deck. $195,000

Bill – coming in March-ish – 4bd, 3800sqft. Built 1995. 3 car garage. $530,000-ish

Sue – Tigard. 3bd/2.5ba. Open concept living area. $359,900

        -Foster-Powell Duplex. 4bd/2.5ba, double car garages. New appliances. $449,900

Candace- Lake Oswego townhouse. 2bd/2ba. Live/work unit. $445,000

Robin – Brooklyn 3bd/2ba. Original kitchen. 2500sqft. Unfinished basement. $475,000


Needs and Wants:

Bill – Seller carried financing. Short term. Milwaukie

        -Westside 3+bd/2+ba. Up to $350,000. VA Loan

        -Milwaukie/Galdstone. Main level living. $350,000

        -out of towners. 4bd/2ba. West Linn/Clackamas. $450,000

Peggy – out of town buyers. Up to $200,000. Fixer is okay.

Linda – buyers want to move in by March 1st. Laurelhurst area. Up to $1,500,000. Cash. 1 bd on main floor

Julianna – N or NE. relatively good condition. $350,000

                 -buyers work in Hillsboro. Want nice & big home. $800,000

Gary – Eastmoreland $800,000s

Robin – N Portland up to $200,000

             -Sellwood/Eastmoreland $650,000

Dana – near a golf course. Milwaukie/Canby? $400,000

Branch Stuff:                 

  • 2016 Kickoff Meeting! January 28 from 1:00 to 3:00 @ MAC – Speaker Ron Culberson is AWESOME!!
  • American Home Shield completed 11 repairs in our clients’ homes last week and paid $2188 in claims.  Six repairs were heating, two each were plumbing and appliances and one was electrical.
  • February 2 – Premier After Hours Foundation Event – Great Expectations ATTACHED

Education Opportunities       

  • 1/27 Premier / Luxury Portfolio @ WES Register Here             1-3         Free     
  • 2/2   Website Optimization @ WES        Details Here                   1-3         Free
  • 2/3    Win-Win Negotiations @ WES     Register Here                 1-4         3CE        $25       
  • 2/9   Divorce and Real Estate @ MO                                                   10-11    1CE
  • 2/25 Marketing with Bear Printing @ MO                                         2-3                       

Consistent Connections:  Update your contractor list often – your clients will be calling.

  • “Be In Touch” ideas for marketing. ATTACHED
  • Will 2.6 miles of repaving OR99E summer of 2017 make a mess of traffic? Yep. ATTACHED

Transaction Master: To a bully coop agent: Set the tone that you ain’t gonna allow it.

  • Now HOW do I get a one day code, or a contractor code? Might want to keep this handy.
  • RMLS is improving their agent roster with license numbers. YAY! But…. I don’t think it auto-populates.
  •  Property Disclosures and home inspection reports. ATTACHED

Listing Specialist: What is important to the sellers other than price – that they’ll let you tell a buyer’s agent?

  • Cost v. Value – Always a great piece to have handy for your clients. ATTACHED
  • 2-12    Premier Forum – Premier Program Bootcamp. Details here  8:30-10:00 $40
  • Does the owner have the right to sell the property? Interesting Case Study. ATTACHED

Penrith Mortgage – Clayton Scott