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Hustle Bustle all the getting ready for Christmas, family gifts to get ready, parties to go to.  (We Realtors are good at that part).  Managing to work in our actual work, thinking all the while about the cooking end of things. "it'll be dead three days before Christmas I can get it all done then...
12/16/2014
Malheur County is on the Oregon Idaho border.  We have a lot of registered legal medical marijuana growers.  They have a card for the specific patient and are growing a certain amount for that patient. I have sold several places for that purpose,  clients are usually close mouthed about it at fir...
12/08/2014
Our agency is undergoing our regular audit from Idaho.  We have had clean audits for the last several and are hoping to again today.  Not sure if the public realizes the scrutiny we are under.  Part of this is because we deal in client trust accounts.  We have accounts for other people's money.  ...
12/04/2014
My Entry:   It was a hot summer day in Payette Idaho.  As usual I had to go to the bathroom, I was in a vacant house and thought the water was on...... it wasn't.   I went to the store and bought several gallons of water to make it flush...not enough ,.. back to store for more water.  Of course i...
11/11/2014
Adrain Oregon is another small but full service town in Eastern Oregon.  This one is the gateway to Owyhee Reservoir, our huge irrigation, power, fishing  (German brown trout in the river below the dam as well as bass anc crappie in the reservour waters) and water skiing etc lake.  There are home...
10/23/2014
We have just listed a home in Nyssa Oregon.  Nyssa is a small town in the Treasure Valley (that area west and north of Boise Idaho on the Idaho Oregon border).  Nyssa has an excellent school system and is a full service town with gas, groceries, lumber yard, farm supplies, and restaurants, bars a...
10/08/2014
I don't always do closing gifts, - many times my gift has been helping pay for something that has been an obstacle to the transaction.  But recently we have had some sales that went just fine.  Two were with long term clients who had looked for 2 years!   I like to personalize the gifts - make th...
09/19/2014
Whew!   Just barely made it through the irrigation season.  Treasure Valley's (the border area of Idaho and Oregon west and north of Boise) reservoirs are at ZERO TO TEN% capacity!   If we don't get rain and snow we are all raising cheat grass and sagebrush in 2015.  How does this affect you?   O...
09/08/2014
Therese died.   I got the call while I was on vacation.  I called my partner and had him take it off the market for a week or so. Therese was a non inheriting sister living in this home.  She wanted badly to  buy it and kept thinking she was going to be able to. She took excellent care of the hom...
08/18/2014
Just read a newsletter email from the Idaho Association of Realtors, in it was a link to an article explaining multiple offers.  The article explained it pretty well although it got boringly wordy toward the end.  I believe it was attributed to Realtor magazine.  But the first paragraphs really e...
07/08/2014
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