Don’t know how to entertain your kids over the weekend?   Create a family bucket list! It gives families a chance to get excited about adventures that are big and small while creating great memories that last a lifetime.  Spending time doing fun family activities can be one of life’s greatest joys. Below are just a few ideas for daily fun and upcoming events to take your kids to! 1. Vancouver Community Library Yes!  They often have events for kids, including… Read More

Getting Full Price Offers Quickly in Oregon and Washington

From a narrow buyer pool to pricing specialized amenities, sellers in the luxury home market encounter unique challenges that those in traditional markets don’t normally have to navigate. If your home is currently on the market, you might feel like you have to choose between getting the full value and selling it as fast as possible. Fortunately, it’s possible to accomplish both with the guidance of World-Ranked Broker Terrie Cox, RE/MAX Equity Group. Here’s a closer look at some important… Read More

When is the Best Time to Sell Your House?

Factors to Consider Understanding the seasonal trends in the real estate market is an important step in determining the best time to sell your home. But, the decision to move is often a personal one. First, you have your own family’s needs to consider. You may want to time your move to coincide with the end of the school year, for which selling in the spring or summer makes sense. You should also take the local real-estate market into account… Read More

Transforming Unused Space

Re/Max Equity Group: Terrie Cox Transforming Unused Space: What Makes Your Home Stand Out? Choosing the right broker can be challenging, and it can make all the difference for your home buying or selling experience. Going with a world-ranked real estate broker is a pretty sure bet, but what if in addition to that your realtor has a keen eye for design and interior decoration? Terrie Cox is exactly that: one of the top-ranking brokers in the world with expertise… Read More

Home Improvements that Increase the Value of Your Home

Selling your home in Washington or Oregon? You probably already have a to-do list a mile long, but when it comes to home improvements for value enhancement, it can be tough to know what you should prioritize. If you’re planning a home renovation before you list, follow these tips from Terrie Cox, RE/MAX Equity Group to get the most return-on-investment (ROI) when it’s time to sell. Add or Remodel a Bathroom Updating a bathroom has the potential for great ROI…. Read More

Determining the Market Value of Your Luxury Home in Oregon and Washington

If you’re thinking of selling your home, one of the very first steps is to establish its value. Of course, you know what you paid for it, and you probably have a good idea of the amount of value you’ve added during your ownership. However, just knowing what you paid and what you think the property is worth doesn’t mean that’s what a buyer will pay. Things are complicated even further when you’re selling in a luxury market since luxury… Read More

Why Professional Home Staging is Key

The luxury housing market is competitive, and nearly every property listed offers spacious floor plans, striking details, and high-end features. If you’re struggling to make your home stand out, you’re not alone. Fortunately, there’s a simple answer to this challenge: staging. Professional home staging can help generate more interest in your listing and deliver the motivated buyers you’re seeking. If you’re wondering if professional home staging is worth it, Terrie Cox, RE/MAX Equity Group explains why you can’t ignore this… Read More

Get Smart about Smart Homes

There are so many smart home gadgets on the market these days. You can plug in these devices around your home to play your music and turn your lamps on and off, all by voice command. But a Smart Home is more than a house full of gadgets. For a home to qualify as a “Smart Home,” all the devices must be seamless, integrated, and work together as well as be controlled by voice and remotely with your phone. What… Read More

Recreate Responsibly: Tips for Hiking and Nature Walks

This year we welcomed the arrival of spring on March 20. As spring arrives many of us can’t wait to crawl out of our winter hibernation and stretch our legs in the Great Outdoors. Spring is probably the best season in this part of the country because that’s when everything becomes lush and green again. As the ground warms and begins sending up shoots for the early season blossoms, we watch for that first sunny spring day to get outside…. Read More

Terrie Cox Supports Local Restaurants

Vancouver has become a destination on the map for foodies. The economic impact of COVID-19 restrictions on eateries has caused too many of our old timer haunts and hot new spots to close their doors. Even if you’re not a qualified foodie you still need to eat. There are ways you can support local restaurants through March. Savor The Couve Discover Local Flavors Support the local community while enjoying a delicious 5 course meal. $25 from each order per week… Read More