Buying a home is an exciting experience, but it can feel a bit overwhelming if you don’t have the right information. Check out these helpful resources about the home buying process. When you’re ready, give Richard Gonzalez | Broker in OR & WA a call at (360) 975-7050 to tour available homes in the Portland Oregon and Vancouver Washington areas.

What are Closing Costs for Home Buyers?

Closing Costs When Buying a Home 1

Buying a home can be complicated if you are not sure what type of costs are needed to be paid. The closing costs are one of the things that home buyers should be familiar with to calculate the added expense. For many home buyers, the type of added costs may be confusing and hard to … Continued

6 Steps to Buying a House

Couple Looking to Buy a home

While buying a home can be an exciting time in your life, the process can be a bit intimidating when you don’t have all the information. While we can’t cover all the possible circumstances that may occur when purchasing a property, we can give you basic information on the six steps to buying a house. … Continued

The 5 negotiation tactics every buyer should avoid in this market


Cathie Ericson from not only gives you great advice for negotiating with a seller but most importantly, she lives in Portland, OR. And her advice is more valuable from the perspective of a local.  The theme being smart negotiations are crucial to putting yourself in the best possible position, especially when others offers are being considered by a … Continued

Portland Buyers Resource Guide Homes for Sale by Neighborhood


Portland Buyers Resource Guide Created to walk you though the basics, this guide will save you weeks of research and time. Portland Buyers Resource Guide was Created from the experience of working with hundreds of buyers and compiled it into a list of must have resources for your home search. The fundamental information in the Portland Buyers Resource Guide is full … Continued