Category Archives: Finding a Home

What do I need to know before I purchase a home?

We get asked all the time “What do I need to know before I purchase a home?” Whether you are a first time buyer, a seasoned purchaser or looking for investment property this information is for you! 1. Hire a … Continue reading

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Find Us on Facebook

We’ve made the jump into social media and we hope to earn your “like” just as we have earned your business, referrals and friendships. Go ahead, take a second and “like” us now! Warmly, Natalie and Melody, Your Get Moving … Continue reading

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Renting vs. Buying (Hint: buy!)

Had enough with security deposits, roommates, and paying someone else’s mortgage? Making the decision to say adios to renting can be a scary one, but it doesn’t need to be! A colleague turned us on to this great chart and … Continue reading

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Totally Awesome Total Market Overview

Whether you are in the market to buy or sell- we think that this tidy little Total Market Overview is a GREAT way to see what the market is doing in your area. Below is the overview for Northeast Portland … Continue reading

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Back to Basics

With all of the gadgets and gizmos popping up daily, it is kind of nice to hear that some things are getting simpler. I’ll admit, my fancy phone has helped many a night finding places to dine and movies to … Continue reading

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(Not so) Short Sales

The term “Short Sale” could not be more misleading. To those new to this term, you might think to yourself, “Here is a home in not so great condition. The price is lower than other properties I have seen. Sure, … Continue reading

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Want a way to see active MLS listings in your area- immediately?

The “myAgent by IDX” app is a free application that allows you to see homes that are for sale quickly and easily. You may refresh the map as you navigate different neighborhoods, and have updated information on the homes for … Continue reading

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