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Saturday, February 26, 2022   /   by Jeannette Johnson

How to Decide Whether to Move Closer to Aging Family Members

Whether your parents decided to make a move when they retired or you relocated to pursue your career, managing a long-distance relationship with aging family members can be a challenge. If you find yourself considering whether it is time to put down roots closer to your senior loved ones, this guide from the Sadle Home Selling Team can help you make that decision.
 
In-Home Services
 
Data cited on LongTermCare.gov shows that a person who is 65 or over has about a 70% chance of needing long-term care services at some point. If you or your loved one is having difficulty paying for outside assistance, you may want to consider whether you could provide some or all of these services yourself if you lived closer to your family member. Additionally, if you do choose to use support services, moving closer will make it easier for you to ensure your loved one is properly cared for and deal with any emergencies.
 
Even if you move closer, there may be some help you won&rsquos ...

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  portland, oregon, real estate, home ownership, housing market, selling your home, downsizing, stay healthy, purchasing

Thursday, February 17, 2022   /   by Jeannette Johnson

5 Tips for Preparing Your Home to Sell in the Spring

Spring is recognized by real estate professionals as “the season” to sell a home. That means that there will plenty of buyers searching the real estate market for their next home. But it also means that you will face plenty of competition from other sellers who will be listing their homes. Read on to learn some of the best tips for preparing your home for a spring sale and making it stand out from the crowd. Doing so will help you sell your home in less time and help you sell at an above average selling price.

Tip #1: Curb Appeal

The old adage that you never get a second chance to make a first impression is true. No matter how fabulous your home looks inside, if the exterior is lacking in appeal the buyers will drive right on by to the next house. By putting a little time and money into the exterior, you will invite the buyer into the home to see what is inside. All it may take is a fresh coat of paint on the front door, maybe a new welcome mat, or possibly a pot of c. ...

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  portland, oregon, real estate, home ownership, selling your home, staging

Saturday, December 11, 2021   /   by Jeannette Johnson

Why Salem Is the Ideal Place for Your Business

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While the shift to ecommerce has been rapid especially in the recent past, there is still a need for brick-and-mortar presence. Finding the ideal city to launch or relocate your business is one of the most important decisions you have to make. Before you buy a home and relocate your life and business, there are several factors you need to consider.
One of the most suitable places to relocate to is Salem, the capital of Oregon. Aside from plenty to see and do, some of its best qualities include no sales tax and a low cost of living. Most of these qualities are what make it the ideal place to live and run a successful business.
The Sadle Home Selling Team offers several reasons why Salem is the perfect place to relocate your business.
Affordability
Salem offers plenty of inexpensive living options. Affordable living spaces allow employees to live on low wages. This makes labor reasonably affordable which creates more “runway for the business owners. R. ...

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  oregon, real estate, housing costs, economy, local business, business, salem

Thursday, October 21, 2021   /   by Jeannette Johnson

Home Addition & Expansion Ideas to Increase Home Value

Are you running out of room in the small house that you’re currently living in? Or do you just simply want to add additional rooms to expand your square footage? We’re thinking of fun rooms, extra storage, and some necessities that homes don’t initially have. You know, square footage expansions or remodels to add home value to your living space for when it comes time to put it on the market. 

We’re not thinking of the basics, though. The aimed focus is outside of the general box, disregarding kitchen and bathroom expansions that warrant additional home value. Some uncommon home addition ideas that come to our minds are second floors, in-law apartments, finished basements, mudrooms, and sunrooms - and we’re going to briefly talk about each below!

Before we get started listing off some fantastic addition ideas, we want everyone to be aware of a few things before planning anything. You have to make sure you do your research before getting invested . ...

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  portland, oregon, real estate, home ownership, money investment, property as an investment, selling your home, wfh

Monday, August 2, 2021   /   by Jeannette Johnson

Steps You Need to Take When Buying Your First Investment Property and How to Manage It

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If you're a first-time real estate investor, you need to understand that buying your first investment property doesn't take place overnight. While the actual act of purchasing a place can take a few hours, the Sadle Home Selling Team reminds there are a few essential steps to consider before proceeding with the endeavor.
What to Do When Investing in a Property for the First Time
Learning about investing - especially in real estate - is a must before you commit to purchasing your first investment property. Take a good look at your financial possibilities and ensure you are ready before taking the first step towards making your money work for you. Here is an overview to help you take the necessary steps towards achieving your investing dream.
Decide What Property Type You Want
Before you even start looking for a place to invest in, you need to know what type of building you want to own. Each property type - commercial, residential, industrial, etc. — c. ...

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  portland, oregon, real estate, housing market, money investment, investing

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