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Remodeling: Cost vs Value in the Portland Area

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After posting about why you take a look at the Cost vs Value Report before doing any home projects, I read a really well written perspective on the topic of remodeling, cost vs value, in the Portland Metro area.  I think that providing statistics is interesting, but framing them with a point of … [Read more...]

How’s the Market? | Albany Oregon Real Estate Statistics | December 2014

Albany Market Statistics December 2014

Once again, Albany, Oregon's market is reflecting a market in recovery. Inventory is down 17%, prices are up 5.5%, volume of homes sold is up over 7% and available inventory is down 18%. Albany's market is showing all of the signs of a good recovery.  This is sustained by affordable home prices and … [Read more...]

Question: Is it worth it to [insert project description here] to my home?

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Answer:  Review the Cost vs Value Report The new 2015 Cost vs Value Report is out. This is an excellent study and a wonderful resource. Use it as a guide to find out what a kind of return you might anticipate at sale of certain home improvements or gauge the approximate of cost projects you are … [Read more...]

Is This Home Improvement Worth the Cost?

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Is This Home Improvement Worth the Cost? One of the most frequently asked questions  is "What is the value of...?" and "Am I going to get it back when I sell...?" in reference to home improvement projects. Every year Remodeling magazine conducts a study that attempts to answer just those questions … [Read more...]

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