Monthly Archives: August 2016

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Great Portland areas

Great Portland Areas Choosing a good neighborhood in Portland is difficult. Not because there’s a shortage of good areas but because Portland is so diverse. So it basically boils down to your needs and wants from a good neighborhood. Are you looking for low crime, great… Read More

Heat Wave

Heat Wave Melting Yet?   Here are some helpful hints to keep your house and yourself cool during the hot streak:   Open windows at night to keep in the cool, then shut in the cool and pull drapes and curtains to keep out the sun during the day. Be… Read More

Maximizing Curb Appeal

Maximizing Curb Appeal The term “curb appeal” has been part of the real estate lexicon for ages, perhaps to the point that it may be dismissed to a certain extent. However, there is little disputing that curb appeal has a vital application in the real world. Briefly defined, curb appeal… Read More

Top 5 Stressors in Life

Top five stressors in life. According to health experts these five things typically cause the most stress. Death of a loved one Divorce Moving Major Illness Job loss Number 3 of the top 5 stressors in life is moving. We’ve all been there, probably more than a few times. Whether it’s… Read More