Theresa Springer’s Blog

What Makes You A Good Real Estate Agent?

When buyers and/or sellers are looking for a real estate agent, their main criterion is for the agent to be “good”. Of course. When we want someone to provide us with a service we’ll be paying a considerable amount of money for, we want them to be good, preferably even the best at what they ... MORE

Achieve More by Managing Your Energy

I love my job. I really do. It’s fulfilling, positive, and I learn and get to know new, amazing people every day. None the less, I sometimes find myself coming home from work too worn down to really engage with my loved ones, or pursue my hobbies. As the flawed, overachieving human beings that we are, we often ... MORE

Possible Impacts of The Election on The Mortgage Industry

As the upcoming presidential election is a burning issue in our everyday lives, I can’t avoid touching it in my blog as well. The loudest issues we hear about are immigration, healthcare and taxes. But there are many other important points that may not be so visible, and that will considerably affect our life, and often ... MORE

New Construction Tax

1% Off All Building Budgets To Help The Needy? On the June 29th, The Portland City Council approved a new 1% construction excise tax on private and commercial property construction. There has been quite the commotion around this new construction tax in its discussion and review phase, and it’s truly no wonder: homelessness and high costs ... MORE

Are Real Estate Agents Going The Way of The Dinosaur?

What is it like to be a real estate agent? If I had a nickel for every time I’ve been asked this question! And what would my answer be? Being a real estate agent, as many of you would agree, is a constant challenge. The challenge of being better than your competitors. The challenge of overcoming ... MORE

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