My favorite Day....KEY DAY!!! So wonderful to work with one of my Best Girlfriends who I've known for many years!! CongratulationsKim Bishop. I couldn't be happier for you!! From offer and acceptance through inspection to final walk throughs.... it was truly a joy working with you!!! I LOVE your attitude and appreciated your relaxed state of mind throughout the buying process!!
Kim bought a home in the Villebois Community in Wilsonville. A new construction townhouse so she got to pick out all her colors and start from the ground up!!!!
Signing Day. She's done this before so she didn't have a whole lot of questions. Fidelity Title was Great to work with!
Inspection day with Jason from Pillar to Post
Kim found this one on her own.
Here are some home buyer Statistics for you:
First-Time vs. Repeat Buyers:First-time buyers: 34%
Median age of first-time buyers: 32
Median age of repeat buyers: 54
Median household income of first-time buyers: $75,000
Median household income of repeat buyers: $97,000
The typical home purchased was 1,870 square feet in size, was built in 1991, and had three bedrooms and two bathrooms.
Among those who financed their home purchase, buyers typically financed 90% of the home price.
87% of buyers purchased their home through a real estate agent or broker—a share that has steadily increased from 69 percent in 2001.
Buyers who would use their agent again or recommend their agent to others: 89%
Where buyers found the home they purchased:Internet: 51%
Real estate agent: 30%
Yard sign/open house sign: 7%
Friend, relative or neighbor: 6%
Home builder or their agent: 5%
Directly from sellers/Knew the sellers: 2%
Print newspaper advertisement: Less than 1%
My favorite pictures!! I got her this red sign because she is a Veteran. She had a VA Loan and it was a smooth process!!
So much fun!! She's moving in this weekend and I can't wait to go visit her in a couple weeks when she is settled in!!!
Thank you Kim for trusting me with your real estate needs!!