Fred’s Desk

A Real Estate Blog

The West Heats Up!

The West Heats Up!

As financial news speaks more and more to a housing recovery I always think about how that relates to me, my clients and the local housing market in the Willamette Valley of Oregon and more specifically Benton County and Corvallis. Having been a full time realtor in Corvallis for over 32 years I have seen [...]

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Most Statistics Point To A Very Active Spring and Summer Selling Season

Most Statistics Point To A Very Active Spring and Summer Selling Season

Remax International which leads one of the most productive sales forces and has a global reach of more than 80 countries publishes the National Housing Report each month around the middle of the month. The report is based on the reporting of multiple listing services covering around 53 metropolitan areas. The statistics include all residential [...]

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2012 Housing Turn Around

2012 Housing Turn Around

Listening to the news each day one cannot be unaware that the huge ship of our national economy is struggling to slowly come about.  Polls show a renew consumer confidence and investors across the country are taking advantage of this rarified atmosphere of lower prices and historically low interest rates.  I don’t think I go [...]

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