Real Estate Prices Rise to Near-Record High – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – February 2017

When you look at home values, you get a better picture if you look at long-term trends and not short-term trends. Quarterly home prices go up and down, but […]

9 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Winter – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – December 2016/January 2017

Now that the leaves are falling, you know snow and freezing temperatures will follow.Here are 9 things to get done before winter to prevent costly home repairs.

  1. Prevent […]

Moving Made Easy! – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – November 2016

There’s nothing easy about moving but there are some tips that can make moving easier. I have been a Realtor for 15 years and have watched 1,000+ clients move. […]

Ten Reasons Why Real Estate is a Superior Investment – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – October 2016

Do you have enough for retirement? Financial planners usually use the “25 Times Rule” to determine how much a portfolio should be worth for someone to safely retire. If […]

Home prices increase by over 66% – but will they continue to increase? – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – September 2016

Being so involved in real estate, we look at sales numbers and home values every month, quarter and year. Sometimes the numbers go up and sometimes the numbers go […]

To Own or Not to Own: That is the Question! – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – August 2016

Rental Market—The rental market has gone crazy in the past few years with three inter-related trends that have impacted the rental market and caused rents to skyrocket in Southern […]

3 Things We Learned in Panama – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – July 2016

We recently had an unexpected opportunity to visit Panama, a country we only knew for the canal, Panama hats, the Van Halen song and recent tax invaders. What we […]

The Quiet Roar! – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – June 2016

I just left a private tour of the historic 1100-seat Holly Theatre in Medford and I couldn’t help to think how this area has grown and what an amazing […]

Home Prices Increase 55% – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – May 2016

Over the last 5 years, the median price of real estate in Jackson County has increased 55.6%! What makes these numbers even better is that most of the price […]

How to Build a Retirement in 7 Years… My four Investment Epiphanies – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – April 2016

My background in investments in the past has mainly been my 401(k) and my personal stock portfolio. Thirty five years of my life was spent in the high-tech industry, […]