When is the Best Time to Contact Us About Selling Your House?

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Featured image by Markus Spiske on Unsplash So, you’re contemplating selling your house – the thought has crossed your mind, and now you’re wondering, “When’s the right time to loop in a realtor?” The short answer to the question? — as soon as that idea pops into your head!  Whether you’re planning to make a […]

How to Know I’m the Right Real Estate Agent for You

Lauren Goche Realtor

I’ve been in the real estate game for a full decade, and I’m still going strong.  A career journey like that comes with a wealth of wisdom and some pretty strong opinions about what you should expect from your realtor. In my opinion (hey it’s my blog right?), some realtors get it plain wrong. If […]

Why They Call Me the Dream Crusher

I know, it sounds bad. But hear me out. I’m always telling clients “Nope!” on houses that are kinda cute, and that my clients like for the most part. And sometimes, my clients resent me for it. At least initially. But through my years of experience, they always come back to thank me later.  Here’s […]

Sweet Home Molalla

Tucked away on a 1.33 acre lot and surrounded by trees that are revealing their Fall colors, this one-level ranch is the perfect country retreat for homesteaders at heart…

Bright Aloha Ranch with Lush Surrounds

Secure your slice of sanctuary with this one-level ranch on an oversized lot, so surrounded by lush, organic landscaping that you’ll feel those country living vibes…

Ready, Set, Reno: Preparing Yourself for a Fixer-Upper Journey


Virgo season is upon us, and what better way to celebrate than with a blog allllll about the relentless pursuit of perfection? That’s right, we’re diving into the world of fixer-uppers!  Today, we’re exploring a few sage pieces of advice from my fixer-upper aficionado friend, Perry Eising (@perrysetgo). From how to save a pretty penny […]

Adorable Mill Park Ranch on Corner Lot

Extensively updated and picture perfect, this adorable ranch offers easy one-level living on a corner lot in a fantastic Mill Park location. Lovely light illuminates the open living room area, with original hardwood floors and a gas fireplace as centerpiece…

Sprawling SW Shangri-la with Epic Backyard

Pure magic in this secluded farmhouse-style home – located in the highly desirable Maplewood area – with eye candy features throughout, and surrounded by a simply epic fenced backyard that offers pockets of respite and urban witch vibes. On nearly a half acre and set back from the world, this private retreat checks boxes you didn’t know you had…

Navigating Autumn: Portland’s Real Estate Forecast and Expert Insights

Class is in session! Find a comfy spot, get your thinking caps out, and brace yourselves for some seriously satisfying graphs. Why, you ask? Well, this month’s IG live session was packed to the brim with all the juicy details you need about the current and future real estate market landscape. We’ve seen some MAJOR […]