You don’t have to rely on a tax professional to prepare your taxes. There are plenty of online programs available that will guide you through the tax paperwork process and will file them for you, often for a fee. Below is an outline of the benefits of three of the most popular programs that have the reputation for taking the stress out of the process.
Many of us spend a lot of time online. We shop, use social media to connect with family and friends, send personal and business emails, pay bills and more. This makes it incredibly important to ensure our personal information is safe from thieves. Below are several tips to help you keep your information secure.
Even if you’re not in the market to buy or list your home, you can still tap into the wide range of services we offer. Below are several services we offer. Whether you’d like to learn more about our local market or you’d like the name of a reputable roofer in our area, give usa call
Are you planning a holiday party? Don’t get overwhelmed by the process. Below is a checklist to help you plan a fun and festive gathering. Follow it exactly, or adjust it to your needs. By the time the party starts, you’ll be ready to enjoy it with your guests!
If you’re like most homebuyers, you’ll view several houses before you find the one you want to make your “home.” How can you remember the details of each? Below is a checklist to help you keep track of what you like and don’t like about each home you visit. Use it to help you decide which home to buy.
As more buyers go online to search for homes, listing photos are more important than ever. Below are several tips to help ensure your listing photos feature your home in its best light. If you’re thinking of listing, give me a call. I’d love to help you through the process.
Perfect credit doesn’t have to be elusive. With time, patience and a few good habits, you can gradually improve your credit score over time. Below are some tips to help boost your credit score as well as some information on what defines “good” credit.
Want to commit to personal growth and positive change but aren’t sure how to start? Below are five steps to help you begin today. From setting goals to journaling, these are sure to help you along the path to lifelong learning and personal development.
If you’re thinking of renovating your home this year, there are many ways to pay for it. While many homeowners dip into their savings, there are options available if you don’t have funds to cover the renovations. Below are a few of them. Give me a call to learn more or to connect you with a reputable lender. If you are looking to do any upgrades, we would be happy to refer you our great trademen and contractors!
Are you thinking of buying a home this year? The decision is a big one for many people. Below are several questions to ask to help you decide whether or not now is a good time for you to buy. It also includes three signs you’re ready to buy or sell a home.
Tax time is nearly here. Minimize last minute rushing by collecting all of the paperwork you or your tax preparer will need to do your taxes now. This month, we are sharing a list of documents you may need to complete your taxes. Use it as a tool to help you get organized and feel prepared for tax season.
The process of buying or selling a home can be overwhelming for many people. Below are five tips to help you prepare for and get through a real estate transaction. If you’re thinking of entering the market this year, remember to give me a call. I’d love to chat with you about our local market.
It's the most wonderful time of the year! During this holiday season with all it's hustle and bustle, we want to take just a moment to thank you for giving us the opportunity to be a part of your lives.
We have a special holiday wish for you - that no matter how you celebrate the season, that you're surrounded by those who bring you joy; and that you are blessed with health, happiness and love. Cheers to you in the year ahead, may all your dearest dreams and wishes come true.
~The Andrews Family
In many parts of the U.S., solar is becoming a more popular renewable energy source used to power the home. Not only can it help you reduce your energy bills, it may also add to your home’s value as well. Although the days are getting shorter and snow is falling in many parts of the country, the best time to think about and plan for a future solar purchase is now. The information below outlines the basics of solar.
Thanksgiving is upon us and I just wanted to say, from the bottom of my heart, thank you for your business and referrals. I’ve enjoyed serving you and helping you with all of your real estate needs. Below are just a few of the services I offer. Give me a call if you have a real estate question, want to know more about our market, or need the name of a reputable service or tradesperson.
You should have received a postcard invite over the weekend to the event Heidi and I are hosting at our office on Nov. 22nd, we just wanted to send a quick note to followup and provide you with details here as well. If you haven't already, please RSVP via the JoinWRG.com/PieParty link; those that have RSVP'd, that's great - we've received it and look forward to seeing you there! Here are the event details:
EVENT LOCATION: 8800 SE Sunnyside Rd Ste 250S, Clackamas, OR 97015
Are you getting ready to list your home? Why not stage it before you open its doors to potential buyers? Homes that are staged often sell quicker than those that aren’t, especially in competitive markets. Whether you hire a professional stager or do it yourself, the following tips will help you show your home at its best.
In order to save more, it helps to have a goal in mind. What’s more, saving for the big things may encourage you to develop smarter financial habits that will help you achieve financial freedom. Whether you want to build up your emergency fund or pay for college, the information below offers tips to help you save more money for the big events in your life.
If you’re like most people, you use your smartphone to send emails and texts, as well as pay bills, deposit checks and manage your life. This may, however, leave you vulnerable to thieves who use hacking skills and software to access and steal your information. The material below outlines how to create a more secure passcode for your phone, and may also apply to your computer and web passwords.
Don't forget to RSVP for our Client Appreciation Party at the July 30th, Portland Pickles Game!
Please RSVP using the link below:
Who: You + Family
When: Saturday, July 30th at 6:30 PM
Where: Group Party Tents atWalker Stadium (Map Below)
Lents Park (4727 SE 92nd Ave, Portland, OR 97266)
Do you dream of being a homeowner one day? Although you may not be ready to buy now, there are four things you can do to prepare for when you are. From building your credit to saving for a down payment, you'll be prepared to spring when you’re ready to search for the right home. Read on to learn more.
Don't forget about our client appreciation party this Saturday at Oak's Park! We will be in Section #6 from 1:00 - 4:00 PM, serving hamburgers, garden burgers, beverages, and more!
If you haven't already, please RSVP using the link below.
Oh by the way, what professionals would you recommend to us?
Being a father has been without a doubt, my greatest source of achievement, pride and inspiration. Fatherhood has taught me about unconditional love, reinforced the importance of giving back and taught me how to be a better person.
Wishing you a peaceful and relaxing Father's day this weekend! May you spend it surrounded by the laughter of your loved ones!
It's a good life!
Is your home ready for its listing debut? The better the impression your home leaves with potential buyers, the more likely it is to sell quickly. Follow the tips below to get your home ready to sell.