The Kitchen Is Key to Any Home

As you prepare to sell your home, marketing its strengths can help boost your chances of success. But what exactly are today’s buyers looking for? Over the past few years, the hottest real estate selling point has been the kitchen, otherwise known as the modern heart of the home. When homes are listed for sale with good kitchens, they often generate offers faster than similar-sized homes in the same area – and for more money. Here, World-Ranked Broker Terrie Cox,... Read More

Real Estate Trends to Look For In 2020

Whether you’re listing a property or plan to buy a home in 2020, you’ll need a clear understanding of the year’s most important developments in real estate. What can you expect as 2019 draws to an end and a new year begins? World-Ranked Broker Terrie Cox, RE/MAX Equity Group, draws on her vast experience and deep knowledge of the Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA real estate markets to offer insight on the top 2020 real estate trends buyers and sellers... Read More

Keeping Your House Show Ready In The Winter

Winter open houses are generally regarded as some of the most challenging real-estate endeavors. But that doesn’t mean that they can’t be rewarding. If you know how to fully prepare your home for a cold-weather showing, then you can entice winter buyers, who tend to be more serious than their summertime counterparts. Take the advice of Pacific Northwest native Terrie Cox, RE/MAX Equity Group who has been selling homes during the winter months in Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA for... Read More

Questions Buyers Should Ask After a Home Inspection

When hunting for luxury homes in the dynamic Portland, OR or Vancouver, WA markets, nothing will compare to the moment you discover your dream property. To attain this dream house, it pays to know how to navigate the initial home inspection. For a brief overview of your role in this process, Terrie Cox, RE/MAX Equity Group outlines some home inspection questions you should ask to get the most accurate picture of your coveted property. Ask for Clarification Knowledgeable inspectors make... Read More

3 Ways to Sweeten Your Offer

No matter how many times you’ve bought or sold property, each new endeavor comes with unique challenges. The market for home buying & selling in both Portland, OR and Southwest Washington is competitive. Knowing how to make a great offer can help you stand out among buyers who are motivated to close and sellers offering desirable properties. Top Broker Terrie Cox, RE/MAX Equity Group suggests three ways you can sweeten your offer as a buyer or a seller. Tips for… Read More

Time to celebrate: Terrie Cox is RE/MAX’s #5 ranked individual broker in the U.S., and #25 in the world!

A little bit of congratulations are in order. At the 2018 RE/MAX R4 convention in Las Vegas, Terrie Cox was honored as the #5-ranked individual RE/MAX residential broker in the U.S. The honor is a testament to the more than two decades of commitment and hard work that Terrie has invested in her brokerage, and in serving clients throughout the Portland-Vancouver area. With more than 115,000 agents, RE/MAX is the world’s most productive real estate network. Terrie’s top-five ranking is… Read More

Woodland Daylight Home with Spectacular Views

Take in the scenic views of the Pacific Northwest right in your own backyard with this custom daylight home at 111 S Luoma Road in Woodland, Washington. Offering an impeccable combination of upscale features and an exceptional location just minutes from shopping and Interstate 5, this Woodland Stunner has it all. A glance at this home’s stone and cement-siding-clad exterior reveals a sense of modern beauty that’s just as present throughout its interior. High ceilings and 8 ft. doors create… Read More

CONTEMPORARY COASTAL CHARMER IN CANNON BEACH

(188 Fernwood St., Cannon Beach, OR 97110) Just steps away from the scenic Cannon Beach shoreline is this stunning beach home – a place you and your family will be able to enjoy for a lifetime. With Tolovana State Park right across the street, and iconic Haystack Rock just a short walk away, you will be able to experience the one-of-a-kind natural wonders of the Oregon Coast without ever having to get in your car. Proximity to the ocean, an… Read More

CAN LUXURY HOMES ALSO BE ENERGY-EFFICIENT HOMES? YES, YES YES!

What’s your definition of luxury living? If you’re like most people, it probably includes having a spacious home with lots of room to relax, spread out and live your dreams. And, that spacious home probably includes some premium fixtures and comfort features, like high-end appliances, customizable climate control systems, expansive windows that bring the outdoors inside, and highly sought-after materials that add sleek, sophisticated finishes to every surface. But all of those desirable, luxurious features can come at a steep... Read More

ECO-ELEGANT, NATURE-INSPIRED HOME DEFINED BY ZEN AND SERENITY

This nature-inspired luxury home in Vancouver, Washington, is defined by zen and serenity. Its perfectly-landscaped gardens provide enjoyable open spaces without sacrificing privacy. From custom wood finishings throughout, to its three-season bloom garden, this home has it all! Designed with a front-facing façade that blends with the cozy neighborhood it’s nestled into, this 4-bedroom, 4-bathroom home opens up inside to reveal the beautifully designed custom interior full of eco-elegant features. Large windows throughout the home provide an abundance of light;... Read More