Best Time to Sell or Buy a Home

Every year Stephen FitzMaurice, top 1% agent in the U.S. writes a best time of the year to sell a home report, and a best time of the year to buy a home report. The seasonal impact on Portland real estate is massive. You can save or make tens of thousands of dollars on your next home sale by simply buying or selling in the right month. Read the latest month by month breakdowns on the Portland real estate market here.

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Best Time to Sell a House in the Portland Market, 2016 Edition

February 18, 2016

The Portland real estate market has been improving across the board since 2012. And since being licensed in 2003 I have witnessed consistent – predictable – seasonal changes to the market. The weather, holidays, yard appeal, and the school calendar all have a powerful impact on home selling expectations. In 2015 I sold 57 homes in their first weekend on market and 98 homes in less than 30 days on market, giving me a lot of personal data to go on, also I subscribe to the only unbiased official Portland real estate market report (and you can too for free here). Are you ready? I’m going to explain the advantages and disadvantages of going on the market in any month...


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Best time to sell a house in the Portland real estate market.

April 9, 2014

There is a lot of debate in the Portland real estate industry surrounding the best time of the year to sell a Portland home. What I’ve found listening to the debate is that most Portland real estate agents are talking about it based on their experience. Experience can be useful, but when you’re considering broad questions, a bigger data picture is much more useful than one agent’s experience. So I will share my experience as a top Portland real estate agent, but I will also use the official Portland real estate market data as obtained from RMLS. (You can also sign up here to get it for free.) Big data picture for the Portland real estate market. Take a look...