Portland Professionals

Portland, Oregon's
Exclusive Buyer's Agency
Ready to buy a home in the Portland area? It's
 the BIGGEST  PURCHASE OF YOUR LIFE!
Serving Portland, Lake Oswego, West Linn, Beaverton, Hillsboro,
Aloha,Tigard, Tualatin, Gresham, Gladstone, Milwaukie, Oregon City,
Canby,
 Wilsonville, Clackamas, Troutdale, Mollala, Newberg, Forest Grove and surrounding areas


We Exclusively Represent Buyers --        Not Houses!
It's a buyer's market with prices at 2005 levels. Let us help you make the best deal.


 


What's Your Style?


Tell us what you want, ....where you want it, .......and we'll find it
at the best price and terms!

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Toll free
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1-877-4-PDXPRO   Local: 503-697-8451
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Benefits of Exclusive Buyer's Agency
Our Homebuyer Promise:   viewvideo
No DUAL Agency
100% Buyer Representation
We will not accept listings
Honest Property Evaluation
Access to All Home Listings
Statistical Property Price Analysis
Negotiation for Best Price/Terms
Certified Home Inspector Referral
Escrow Performance Supervision
Ensure Purchase Terms Followed





Key Homebuying Steps

FSBO For Sale By Owner  Step One: Talk with several lenders and get pre-approved for a mortgage. Step Two: Find a qualified exclusive buyer's broker to represent you in the homebuying process. Step Three: Actively tour neighborhoods and homes meeting your criteria. Step Four: With your agent, prepare an offer to purchase the home you desire. Step Five: Your agent will refer you to a professional home inspector for the property and will negotiate for any repairs. Step Six: Your agent will accompany you to the closing to verify that all terms and conditions of the sale agreement have been fulfilled.

7 things NOT to do when home shopping

FSBO For Sale By Owner  Negotiation and market analysis are the key skills your agent will use to obtain the desired property for you at the best price and terms, and to achieve a satisfactory home buying experience. Negotiation skills, market experience and analysis, and 100% loyalty to the home buyer make the difference.


 PORTLAND REAL ESTATE NEWS
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CURRENT MORTGAGE INFORMATION
PDX prices now at 2004 levels
PDX Prices down 30% since 2007
PDX Prices Continue Decline
10 Reasons to Buy a Home.

 

Portland prices up last 5 months, but 38% down from Aug. 2007

Foreclosure rate jumps 20%

Survey says?:Portland prices to bottom 2011.

Portland prices jump in March

Portland still overvalued? 3/2010

North PDX homes fastest selling current market 3/2010

Survey says: PDX home prices to drop 3.9% in 2010

Portland Stabilizing?        2/23
Prices rise 6 of 7 months

Understanding Portland's current housing market 8/19/09

Portland prices hold better than other areas.   5/27/09

14.4% price drop past year.
19.1% drop from peak 7/07.

SIGNS OF HOUSING HOPE
Portland: true buyer's market

Call us to discuss your home purchase or get information about relocation.
503-697-8451    877-473-9776


Rates are up slightly from historic lows, but the mortgage application and qualification process has become much more time consuming. Expect a minimum of 30 days to complete a purchase process, with 45 days more likely.



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John Ritums, ABR    Principal Broker