Need To Sell a House Quick? Call an Investor!

Posted by Brad Larsen // May 4, 2017

Did you know you can call an investor if you need to sell a house quick? The real estate profession has changed dramatically in recent years. Traditional realtors and brokers are not your only choice for professional assistance in selling your home. Real estate investors are professionals who work in your community, buying homes from […]

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Five Ways To Improve Your Credit Score Before Looking for a New Home

Posted by Brad Larsen // April 27, 2017

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If you think you’re ready for home ownership or you want to purchase a different home in the next year, here are five ways to improve your credit score now. Ensuring that your credit report is free of errors and that it contains mostly positive information makes you a credit-worthy consumer. That makes you a banker’s […]

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Homes For Sale – Eugene / Springfield: Try These Six Tips To Sell Your House Fast!

Posted by Brad Larsen // April 20, 2017

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Homes for sale in Eugene and Springfield certainly don’t stay on the market for long these days. Even so, there are things you can do to make the sale of your house go smoothly and quickly. The first thing that you’ll want to do is price your house well. While there is no real magic […]

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Fierce Competition for Homes in Eugene

Posted by Brad Larsen // April 12, 2017

Homes for sale in Eugene, Oregon, are going fast!  Seattle and Eugene, which are coincidentally both called the Emerald City, are both making the national headlines for housing shortages. The housing shortage that has gripped the local housing market for the last couple years is not going to end soon.  Homes for sale in Eugene […]

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Cool Home Additions To Bank On

Posted by Brad Larsen // April 6, 2017

What cool, yet unconventional, home additions can homeowners and real estate investors add for additional appeal to their property?  Adding the right improvements can result in huge profits for any investor. Home additions and improvements are constantly a source of controversy in the real estate community. Green real estate investors and regular homeowners frequently and […]

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Benefits Of A Quality Rental Property

Posted by Brad Larsen // March 29, 2017

A good rental property can completely change your portfolio. While most investors are only focused on the next deal a quality rental property can supply long term wealth. Five, ten and even twenty years may seem like a lifetime from now but often comes much quicker than we think. With a strong rental portfolio to […]

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Understanding The Differences Of Multifamily Financing

Posted by Brad Larsen // March 22, 2017

All lender financing is not created equally. There can be a huge difference in the type of available programs and guidelines when financing just one extra unit.  It may not seem like much but going from a two family to a three can mean as much as an extra 10% down payment.  It also has […]

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4 (Weird) Threats to Your Property Value

Posted by Brad Larsen // March 15, 2017

Every homeowner likes making their house unique, but it’s not always good to stand out. Sometimes what you think gives your home character will actually drive down your property value when you list your house on the market. Here are four odd threats to your sticker price you should be aware of: 1)    Bigger Isn’t […]

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Housing Still The Best Investment Tool Of A Lifetime

Posted by Brad Larsen // March 8, 2017

Many people are still wondering whether or not real estate is one of the best investment strategies for long-term wealth building. Is investing in homes still a smart investment for the average individual? Is a home still the best investment of a lifetime for most Americans? If so, why are some pessimists still questioning the rebound […]

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What Makes A Quality Rental Property?

Posted by Brad Larsen // March 1, 2017

There is a lot that goes into finding the right rental property. Many novice investors think they can turn any property in a cash flowing rental property. The reality is that there are a handful of important features that influence just how strong the property will be. It is not enough to make some minor […]

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