Biggest Bang for your Remodeling Buck! – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – September 2015

Our houses are also our homes, so we believe it’s important to be comfortable in your home and have it reflect your personality and your lifestyle. Remodeling your home […]

Understanding the Role of Reverse Mortgages in Funding Your Retirement – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – August 2015

Most people don’t know what a Reverse Mortgage (RM) is, and because they are a relatively-new financial mechanism for seniors in the United States, there is a lack of […]

What is Your Home Worth? – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – July 2015

Home prices are rising as our economy continues to improve; retirees are retiring in droves and millennials are moving-out of their parents’ basements and into the housing market. Housing […]

The Death of Zillow? – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – June 2015

Zillow is currently the most popular online real estate site, with 75 million unique visitors a month. Along with active listings of properties for sale, […]

Home Prices Soar 41% in Jacksonville! – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – May 2015

In the first quarter of 2015, the median price of a home in the city of Jacksonville increased 41.1% over the same period in 2014, […]

2015 Real Estate Market is Off to a Great Start – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – April 2015

It looks like 2015 will be a great year for sellers to sell their homes and buyers to buy a home! It’s unusual that it’s a great market for […]

The Accidental Landlord – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – March 2015

If you unexpectedly find yourself with a home to rent, you’re what we call an accidental landlord. You never really planned on owning rental property, but maybe you’re facing […]

Home prices increased 8% in 2014. What’s to come in 2015?

Let’s Talk Real Estate – February 2015

2014 Recap—2014 was a good year for the U.S. economy with 3 million jobs added and the unemployment rate dropping to 5.6%, the lowest level since June 2008. We […]

Our Valley, Poised for Growth – by Graham Farran

Let’s Talk Real Estate – December 2014/January 2015

Since the financial crash of 2007, Southern Oregon has suffered high unemployment and little growth; but that all seems to be changing. We have been watching quietly as […]

Thankful for Many in Southern Oregon’s Health Care System – by Graham Farran

At the moment, I can only wait patiently and repeat my heart-felt goodbyes to my 91 year old mom as she lies in a semi coma on her 10th day of hospice. Although I am […]