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Jolynne Ash

DreamStreet Team Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest 503-804-1608 Cell 503-678-2020 Direct

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2020 Canby Spring Garden Fair

For those of you who are serious about gardening, the Canby Spring Garden Fair is the granddaddy of all plant sales. Put on by...

Snow in Portland

Snow in Portland?  OH NO! In low elevation Portland we don’t get much snow.  However, it does happen once or twice a year.  Since many...

Portland Real Estate Update 2020

Portland Real Estate Statistics 2019 Happy New Year everyone.  We are into the next year, the next decade, and we believe the next cycle in...

Moving to a New Town

The Stress-Free Guide to Moving to a New Town Moving to a new town can be tough for parents and kids alike. If you’re feeling...

Portland Real Estate Update for Q4 2019

This year’s real estate market has seen a continuation of the gradual slowing and balancing of the appreciation of home prices. Catching many Sellers...

Foreclosures and Short Sales

* Existing-Home Sales Slip 2.3 Percent in April; Days on Market Falls to Under a Month. Stubbornly low supply levels held down existing-home sales in April and also pushed the median number of days a home was on the market to a new low of 29 days,...
Renters are loyal to the idea of homeownership, and, though many harbor concerns about their ability to afford one, more now believe that qualifying for a mortage is easier now than it used to be. According to the most recent SCE Housing Survey, which is part of the Survey...
Loan Approval and how to get it. According to a survey of the mortgage lenders in the US, a buyer's credit score is more important than the down payment, employment history or monthly income. The sad thing is that 30% of all americans have an error...