Residential Elevators and Aging in Place: Jim Guild of Jim Guild Construction and Saginaw Sunset

House Talk Episode 6 - Residential Elevators and Aging in Place A Conversation with Jim Guild of Jim Guild Construction and Saginaw Sunset https://nestbendrealestate.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Jim-Guild_Edited_2.mp3 Karen Malanga: Hi,…

Thinking of Downsizing Your Home? 7 Reasons Why Now May be the Time.

Why Downsize To A Smaller Home in the Bend, Oregon Area? Have you been thinking about downsizing to a smaller home in the Bend area but you’re not sure if it’s the right decision? You’re not alone. Many homeowners in Central Oregon…

Downsizing to a Smaller Home: a Conversation with Gail Knotek of Bend, Oregon

House Talk Episode 5 - Downsizing to a Smaller Home in Bend, Oregon A Conversation with Gail Knotek Be the first to know about new episodes, scroll down to subscribe! Karen: Hi. This is Karen Malanga with Nest Bend Real Estate in another…

Buying a New Construction Home versus Resale: Pros and Cons

Will you buy a new construction home or a resale home? It’s a big decision and worth your careful consideration. To help, here is a list of pros and cons of a new home versus a resale home (and an Infographic!). Pros of Purchasing a New…

First Time Homebuyer in Bend, Oregon: A Conversation with Justin Taylor

House Talk Episode 4 - First Time Homebuyer in Bend, Oregon A Conversation with Justin Taylor, Hydroflask engineer! Be the first to know about new episodes, scroll down to subscribe! Karen: Hi. This is Karen Malanga with Nest Bend…

Buyers and Sellers - Who Pays What in a Real Estate Transaction? {Infographic}

Understanding who pays what between the buyer and seller in a real estate transaction can get confusing! Here is an infographic to help make sense of it all.. (Also check out our comprehensive guide to Bend, Oregon real estate by clicking here.) Share…

Professional Property Management for Second Home Owners with Dana of Home Fridays

House Talk Episode 2 - Professional Property Management for Second Home Owners with Dana of Home Fridays Be the first to know about new episodes, scroll down to subscribe! Karen:  Hi. This is Karen Malanga with Nest Bend Real Estate…

FHA Loans and the First Time Homebuyer with Zack and Liz

Listen to Episode 1 of House Talk - FHA Loans and the First Time Homebuyer with Zack and Liz Be the first to know about new episodes, scroll down to subscribe! Karen: Hi. This is Karen Malanga with Nest Bend Real Estate and my first podcast…

The Real Estate Buying Process

When you're buying a home in the Bend, Oregon area, especially if it's for the first time, you want to understand the whole real estate buying process before you begin. We're happy to sit down with you and walk through the process step by step…

9 Simple Steps to Prepare Your Home for Sale

You want to sell you home, but where do you begin? Here is a checklist of 9 simple steps to prepare your home for sale: Remove the clutter and clear off the counters. Stow away most of the small decorative items and throw out the stacks…

Mortgage Application Documents Checklist

When you're applying for a mortgage, there are some common documents that you'll need to have available. It's likely that your loan officer / lender will ask for more then this list, but mortgage application documents checklist you can download…

6 Home Loan Tips for First Time Home Buyers

When you're a first time home buyer, the process of applying for a home loan can be stressful. Here is a list of 6 simple tips to help things go smoothly. Respond quickly to information requests from your lenders. Avoid making changes…