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Jolynne Ash

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

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Choosing a Suburban Life Over City Living

Suburban life in Portland has many options. Choosing the right house for you and your family can be a very daunting process. One thing...

Keep Your Home Safe From Weather Damage

How to Keep Your Home Safe From Weather Damage As a homeowner, your house is one of your biggest investments — and you want to...

How to Sell Your Rentals and Avoid Capital Gains Tax

Pay 0% Capital Gains Tax Rate The current tax laws enacted for 2018 combined with some old tax laws allowing certain “low income” individuals to...

Home Buying and Selling in Winter

Homes Sell in the Winter It's common knowledge that most people are advised to get their home on the real estate market in late spring...

Home Selling With Kids – Helpful Tips

Cleaning With Kids: A Huge Hurdle for Parents When Selling a Home with Kids Your home’s cleanliness rivals location and price in importance when it’s time...

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Pay 0% Capital Gains Tax Rate The current tax laws enacted for 2018 combined with some old tax laws allowing certain “low income” individuals to not be taxed on the gain realized from the sale of assets.  This provides an opportunity for some investors in real estate...
Why you shouldn’t buy Rentals in Portland. And why it might be time to sell any you own. Most Real Estate investors buy one or two rental properties to hold onto, expecting them to pay for themselves with rental income over time and eventually be a source...
Portland Real Estate Update for  Q3 2019 Is the sky falling? Are home prices falling?  Check out our Q3 2019 update to see what's happening. No is the short answer to Chicken Little’s infamous question, and to yours about the Real Estate market in Portland. Many people who...