Understanding Financing for Manufactured Homes with Randy Vance of Premier Mortgage Resources

House Talk Episode 24 - How Manufactured Home Financing Works with Randy Vance of Premier Mortgage Resources Karen Malanga: Hi, this is Karen Malanga. Welcome to House Talk. Today’s guest is Randy Vance with Premier Mortgage Resources. What…

Holiday Decor and Fire Safety with Tim Reardon of the Bend Fire Department

House Talk Episode 23 - Fire Safety and Holiday Decorations with Bend Fire Department's Tim Reardon Karen Malanga: Hi, this is Karen Malanga with House Talk. I’m really excited today to have Tim Reardon from the Bend Fire Department.…

7 Ways to Fit More People Around the Table During The Holidays

During the holidays, it’s not uncommon to have so many guests and dishes in the dining room that you run out of space at the table. Never fear! Here are 7 ways to maximize table space during the holidays: Clear the table space When the…

7 Things to Consider When Buying an Investment Property

People have always purchased investment properties – homes, duplexes, triplexes, fourplexes and huge apartment buildings – which can return a good monthly income that will not only pay the monthly mortgage, but bring in a profit as well. “Flipping”…

What You Need to Know About Living Trusts with Karnopp & Petersen's Erin McDonald

House Talk Episode 22 - What You Need to Know About Living Trusts with Karnopp & Petersen's Erin McDonald Karen Malanga: Hi this is Karen Malanga with another edition of House talk. I have Erin McDonald here today, and I asked her…

7 Tips for Organizing Your Master Bathroom {Infographic}

There’s a belief that the larger a home is, the easier it is to keep it uncluttered. But often that’s not true – many times, the more room you have, the more the clutter expands to fit it! As with every other room in the house, the…

Exterior Lighting in Central Oregon with Bend Lighting expert Kelly Kirkland

House Talk Episode 21 - Exterior Lighting in Central Oregon with Bend Lighting expert Kelly Kirkland Karen Malanga:  Hi, this is Karen Malanga with another edition of House Talk. I am so excited to welcome Kelly Kirkland back from Bend…

Home Equity Conversion Mortgage for Purchase program from Retirement Funding Solutions with Kathy McDonald

House Talk Episode 20 - Home Equity Conversion Mortgage for Purchase program from Retirement Funding Solutions with Kathy McDonald Karen Malanga: Hi, this is Karen Malanga with another edition to House Talk. I want to welcome Kathy McDonald…

Best Home Inspection Practices with Torrey Richards of Oregon Home Check

House Talk Episode 19 - Best Home Inspection Practices with Torrey Richards of Oregon Home Check Karen Malanga: Hi, this is Karen Malanga with another edition to House Talk. I’m so excited today to welcome Torrey Richards from Oregon…

Construction Loans in Bend, Oregon with Washington Federal's Jennifer Kihs

House Talk Episode 18 - Construction Loans in Bend, Oregon with Washington Federal's Jennifer Kihs Karen Malanga: Hi, this is Karen Malanga with another edition of House Talk. Today, I have Jennifer Kihs here from Washington Federal.…

10 Space Saving Tips for Small Houses {INFOGRAPHIC}

Peruse just about any architectural magazine and you’ll see that more buyers are looking into small if not downright tiny houses. It makes sense as the smaller the house, the less your footprint and mortgage payment. Heck, the less you have…

Bend Modern's Kelly Zimmerman On the Recent Move and What's Coming!

House Talk Episode 17 - Bend Modern's Kelly Zimmerman On the Recent Move and What's Coming! Karen Malanga: Hi, I’m Karen Malanga with another [edition] to House Talk. Today, we’re fortunate to have Kelly Zimmerman here from Bend Modern. If…