Branch Agent Meetings February 23, 2016

Moreland Branch Meeting 2.23.2016

2016-02-12 17.28.14

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

‘The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.’ – Eleanor Roosevelt

For your Blog:

Death can really kill a home’s Value? Now THAT is a catchy title. Interesting read, too.

AGENT ONLY: Are you a ‘pet friendly’ Realtor?    Some good things to think about!

Black is Black? No, not an old Stones’ Song! Some examples of black architecture. (We have another one a block away!) 


Reuben’s Team –  Cottage in Montavilla. 2bed/1bath, 800 sq. ft. plus 400 in basement.  Sweet detached studio in back yard. $264,900

Dana – East Moreland remodel, 4bed/3bath. $689,000. 2751 sq. ft.

  • Possible East Moreland Heights: 3bed/2bath, 1800 sq. ft. $450,000.

Ben – Canby!! 4bed/2.1bath, Renaissance home with upgrades. $439,000.

Bill – Live on Friday.  Tigard, 4bed/2.1bath, traditional 90’s, 2400 sq. ft.  3-car garage, new floors throughout, $400,000.

Joylene – March:  Division.  3bed/1bath fixer.  $200,000.

Peggy – WA house on a lake, Olympic Nat. Park.  2400 Sq. ft. $595,000

Needs and Wants:

Linda – Lake Oswego buyer in town Fri. 2-26

Bill – Eastside to Gladstone condo. $175,000, 2bed/1bath.

  • Beaverton/Hillsboro, $350,000, 3bed/2bath/
  • Beaverton/Tualatin/West Linn/Milwaukie. 3bed/2bath
  • $245,000, Westside to Scappoose.

Julianna – $750,000 near Helvetia, 3500 sq. ft. 4bed/3bath, large lot (.17+)

Dana – 1 level, Milwaukie, $425,000, 3bed/2bath

Michael – 2bed Condo anywhere, $250,000

Joylene – Gladstone to Gresham/Troutdale, $175,000 2bed/1bath, want house, settle for attached.

Kathryn – SELLWOOD!

  • Anything in Lincoln school district, (West Sylvan area).
  • Multnomah Village $600,000.

Branch Stuff:                 

  • America Home Shield completed eight repairs in our clients’ homes last week and paid $1988 in claims.  Four repairs were heating and two each were appliances and plumbing.
  • Sellwood Bridge – An Awesome week….. that lasts until November. J

Education Opportunities       

  • 2/25 Marketing with Bear Printing @ MO Let Meredith know   2-3                        Free
  • 3/1    Luxury Portfolio/Premier Props @ WEC   Register Here 1-3                         Free
  • 3/3    Ethics @ Kennedy School       1-4         3 CE       Free
  • 3/3    TouchCMA @ WEC                           10-12    Register Here                                  Free
  • 3/8    Mobile Agent @ WEC                       1-3         Register Here                                  Free

Consistent Connections:  Genuine People ‘do what they say and say what they mean.’

  • New Social Media Options on your website Details Here
  • MoxiWorks & Neighborhood News Cool Stat

Transaction Master: “Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate.” JFK

  • How much ‘personal property’ can be included before it needs to go on a separate bill of sale?
  • WOW! A very concerning builder addendum ATTACHED
  • Another ‘concession’ your buyer could try in a multiple offer situation ATTACHED
  • TouchCMA Update
  • TRID tips – ATTACHED

Listing Specialist: “Change words to hip Google catching words in the title.” Aimee V.

  • Roundtable: Rating multiple offers by ‘risk value’. Lenders, $ down, waiving contingencies, quality of offer written/communication quality of coop agent. And how do you do this w/o ‘dissing’ an offer you may end up using?

Business Savvy: Be Bold. Be Real. Be a communication rock star!

  • You don’t get a CE credit hour, but here’s some info on Divorce and Real Estate! ATTACHED

Clayton Scott – Penrith Mortgage:
Byte Size Tech – Lawyers Title – Tony Rossell