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Think You Can't Afford To Buy A Home? Think Again! As a way of jump starting the economy, Congress has developed many programs to help people get into their 1st home! There are programs designed to help our local economy, to help buyers obtain financing, and to help buyers qualify for a mortgage...
Market Action for Area 145 for March 2009 Area 145:Milwaukie, Gladstone, Happy Valley, Clackamas, Damascus MARCH Active Listings: 1,049 New Listings: 294 Expired/Cancelled Listings: 167 Pending Sales 2009: 147 Pending Sales 2009 vs. 2008: 7.3% Closed Sales: 92 Average Sale Price: 292,000 Total M...
Article Courtesy Fed Officials: The Worst Is Over The worst of the economic crisis is over, according to U.S. officials speaking at a financial conference Friday at Vanderbilt University.Frank Nothaft, the chief economist for Freddie Mac, said housing sales have just about hit bottom ...
Make the Most of Your Yard During Lawn and Garden Month RISMEDIA, April 25, 2009-The warm weather, longer daylight hours, and blooming tree buds can mean only one thing: spring has finally arrived. Now, with winter behind us, it's the perfect time to head outdoors and freshen up the yard. In cele...
Each day in our lives, we hope and pray for a better day, that things should improve in one area or another. But all too often, all we do is hope and pray. That is not enough. We have to think, act and speak differently. If we don't change how we think, speak and act, we are bound to repeat the s...
9 Ways Technology Can Help You Live a Greener Lifestyle RISMEDIA, April 18, 2009-A few simple steps are all it takes to conserve energy and help protect the environment, and with today's broadband and wireless technologies, being green has never been easier. As the observance of Earth Day - on Ap...
This article courtesy RISMEDIA Should You Go FSBO? By George W. Mantor RISMEDIA, April 4, 2009-Pronounced "fizzbo," an FSBO (for sale by owner) is a Realtor acronym for a property that an individual is looking to sell on their own. To a certain extent, the notion may be driven by tough economic t...
This article courtesy of RISMEDIA Mortgage Rates Hit All-Time Record-Breaking Low RISMEDIA, April 4, 2009-Freddie Mac released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®) in which the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 4.78% with an average 0.7 point for the week ending Apr...
This article courtesy RISMEDIA First-Time Home Buyer? Choose When to Claim Your Tax Credit RISMEDIA, April 4, 2009-With the deadline for filing federal tax returns fast approaching, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has made information available for qualified home buyers about how...
This article courtesy of RISMEDIA 5 Reasons to Buy Your Vacation Home Now By Christine Karpinski RISMEDIA, April 4, 2009-You'd love to buy a vacation home, but (let's be honest) the recession and the not-so-dim memory of the housing bubble have you a bit skittish. If only you could see what the f...

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