Jul 15, 2013
Before you decide to take on a remodeling project, the first thing to do is make sure remodeling is your best choice. The following is an excerpt from the first chapter of our new FREE eBook, Remodel...
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Jul 10, 2013
Does your home need a refresh? Maybe you could use more space for a growing family or perhaps you just need a change. Consider remodeling. While it may look fun on TV, the process itself is not always...
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Jul 02, 2013
Giving away money is hard work! When we pledged $250 million in community development funding to the state of Oregon back in January, we knew it would be a big undertaking.  All the funds would b...
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Jun 27, 2013
Between fireworks, barbecues and the red, white and blue, it can be easy to feel a little overwhelmed about throwing a patriotic party. Independence Day parties mark the unofficial start of summer...
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Jun 21, 2013
Summertime and the livin' is easy. At least that's how the song goes. Summer is a great season to get outside with friends and family and ...
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Jun 18, 2013
Thinking about selling your home? Although the housing market is starting to turn around, it’s still competitive out there. So we’ve put together a few tips to give you even more of a boos...
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Jun 14, 2013
School's out for summer! On summer break from high school or college? Or maybe you're just not interested in a typical 8-5 position. We've put together some summer job options...
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Jun 11, 2013
For some people, finding a new home that's "move-in ready" is very important. But if you're handy with tools and willing to put in a little sweat equity, you may be able to get a great deal ...
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May 24, 2013
Everything you’ve done up to this point has been in preparation for starting and funding the construction of your new home. The following is an excerpt from the fifth and final chapter of our eB...
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May 21, 2013
Custom construction financing is a bit more complex than a standard mortgage. In order to get an appraisal or to close on a loan you will need to have all of your paperwork in order. The following is ...
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