On Real Estate & More

Keeping Animals – by Sandy J. Brown

Pet restrictions are generally associated with rentals; however, homeowners also have animal restrictions, depending on the type of animal and where the property is located. If you’re looking to buy a condominium or in a […]

Are Home Inspections Important? – by Sandy J. Brown

Jacksonville Review – September 2016

Buying a home is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. A home inspection is an inexpensive way to find out about the overall condition […]

Sustainable Food Systems – by Sandy J. Brown

One of the things I love most about the Rogue Valley is the abundance of fresh, local produce and other goods grown on our surrounding rural lands. However, with projected population growth and the legalization […]

Why Do I Need Title Insurance? – by Sandy J. Brown

A question that comes up continuously in real estate transactions is—“What is title insurance for and why do I need it?”

Title insurance is important because it protects buyers of real estate […]

Many Steps in Purchasing a Home – by Sandy J. Brown

Once you make an offer on a home and your offer gets accepted, many people think there is not much more to it and that the home is virtually theirs. But hang on, […]

How Can You Buy a High-End Home? – by Sandy J. Brown and Jessica Hickman

Buying a home is an exciting event and often one of the biggest financial decisions a person can make. Most buyers do not have the cash funds available to purchase a home outright. This is […]

How Marijuana is Affecting Real Estate in Southern Oregon – by Sandy J. Brown

The approval of Ballot Measure 91 in 2015 to allow the sale and use of recreational marijuana is making some dramatic changes to the landscape of Southern Oregon. You hear about it almost daily in […]