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YogaBug Shines Bright in Inman News Brokerage Spotlight

YogaBug Shines Bright in Inman News Brokerage Spotlight

Last week we were so honored to be published in the Inman News Broker Spotlight. Sharing the story and culture of YogaBug Real Estate with the best-of-the-best in the industry is both humbling and inspiring.  Below are a few passages from the article.... How did you...

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Tour 4647 SW Condor Avenue Portland OR 97239

Tour 4647 SW Condor Avenue Portland OR 97239

Tour 4647 SW Condor Avenue with me! This is a fabulous refreshed rowhouse in the Lair Hill-Corbett Neighborhood Gorgeous River Views 3 Beds 2.1 Baths Offered at $475,000 Refinished Hardwoods Fresh Paint Inside and Out AC Gas Fireplace New...

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7309 N Boston Avenue Portland OR 97217

7309 N Boston Avenue Portland OR 97217

ARBOR LODGE GEM 7309 N Boston Ave. Portland, OR 97217 Offered at $475,000 3 Bedrooms 2.1 Baths 1532 Sq. Ft. of Open/Airy Beautiful Living Space Newer Roof, AC, Wood Flooring, SS Appliances Brand New Carpeting Sweet Private, Landscapted Yard with Irrigation System...

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Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 19 2022

Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 19 2022

Sheer perfect weather , lots of snow and wildflowers and stunning 4 mountain views ... McNeil Point was a great spot to bring you this week's Portland Oregon Real Estate Update. June number are out and they are interesting. Inventory is the highest it has been in 2...

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The Angst of Waiting: A Seller’s Dilemma

The Angst of Waiting: A Seller’s Dilemma

I recently had the great honor of being asked to present at the Awesome Females in Real Estate Conference in Fountain Hills, AZ. This conference is the crème de la crème of women leadership in the world of real estate. My topic of discussion was "The Power of Being a...

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Buyers Are Liars and I Am No Exception

Buyers Are Liars and I Am No Exception

"Buyers are Liars" is a classic old adage of real estate. It means that buyers say one thing and do another. My reaction to this concept over the years has been, "How negative!" until most recently when Bruce and I were in the Buyers seat. As all buyers do, we set out...

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There Is A Buzz of A Bubble Out There…

There Is A Buzz of A Bubble Out There…

This Fortune article is an interesting read regarding which regional real estate markets are considered "over-valued" and what exactly that means right now. It also offers some predictions on where prices could decrease as the market shifts. Thankfully, Portland...

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Oh Shift!!!: There’s A New Kid on the Block

Oh Shift!!!: There’s A New Kid on the Block

For the past 2 years, the operative word in real estate has been "PIVOT." The word was used incessantly as the industry adapted to the ever-changing environment of COVID-19 through technology, revised practices and new rhythms. After all of that attention, I suspect...

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2636 SE 50th Avenue Portland OR 97206

2636 SE 50th Avenue Portland OR 97206

WELCOME TO 2636 SE 50TH AVENUE PORTLAND OR 97206!!! 3 Bedrooms           3 Bathrooms       1847 Sq. Ft.           Permitted ADU Looking for Income Potential? This remodeled Richmond Bungalow offers multiple ways to live-rent with a fantastic permitted ADU, finished...

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How to Be A Winner in a Changing Market

How to Be A Winner in a Changing Market

Some days I feel like a horse race announcer.... Offers are due on one of my listings at 6pm on a Sunday night.  We have been on the market for 7 days (which seems like an eternity compared to the expected 4 days until PENDING as of late).  Everyone is on edge and the...

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2722 SE Lincoln Street Portland OR 97214

2722 SE Lincoln Street Portland OR 97214

2772 SE Lincoln Street Portland, OR 97214 A Spectacular English Revival Home Perched on a Hilltop in Treasured Colonial Heights This 5 bed/3 bath home is impeccably cared for by same owner for 34 yrs. All rooms are well-appointed with abundant natural light. The...

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2168 NE Multnomah Street Portland OR 97232

2168 NE Multnomah Street Portland OR 97232

Looking for a fixer upper in a HOT Portland neighborhood? We have the house for you! 2168 NE Multnomah Street! With a little bit of elbow grease, this 3 bed/1.5 bath Victorian will shine! Great floorplan with generous spaces and great natural light. Call us for a...

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Lions and Tigers and Interest Rates, Oh My!

Lions and Tigers and Interest Rates, Oh My!

“Lions and tigers, and bears, oh my! Dorothy in Wizard of Oz  As Bruce and I step into the "Home Buyer's Seat" in a quest to find our next home, I am feeling all the feels...excitement, anticipation, overwhelm and at times fear. It seems like the whole world is...

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Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 8 2022

Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 8 2022

True and I ventured to the Wahkeena Falls spring in the Columbia River Gorge to bring you this week's Portland Real Estate Update. This serene spot is the origination point for the gorgeous Wahkeena Falls. The Wahkeena Falls-Multnomah Falls hike is a great hike with...

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Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 7 2022

Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 7 2022

This week True and I summited Hamilton Mtn. and then took the back way down through the saddle for a sweet 9 mile loop. There was a surprising amount of ice and snow near the top which got her super excited. Just behind me in this video, you can see the "saddle of the...

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Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 6 2022

Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 6 2022

I snowshoed to Frog Lake Butte this week to bring you this week's Portland Oregon Real Estate Update. It was a steep ascent but rewarded us with an epic tree-framed view of Mt. Hood. I never get tired of summitting a hill and seeing that mountain. Enjoy the stats!...

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Portland ~ The Million Dollar Baby

Portland ~ The Million Dollar Baby

“Change is inevitable, growth is optional.”                                                                    John C. Maxwell Portland has been and still is the "baby city" of the West Coast. Until recently, it felt more like a big small town than a major city. There...

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Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 3 2022

Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 3 2022

It's amazing that just 29 minutes from my home in Portland, I can be in such a gorgeous setting hiking to Angels Rest and then to Devils Rest in the Columbia River Gorge. I am so pleased to bring you this week's Portland Oregon Real Estate Update from such a beautiful...

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Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 1 2022

Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 1 2022

I am SO excited to start 2022 off bringing you my weekly Portland Oregon Real Estate Update Episode 1 from snowy, beautiful Eastern Oregon. My goal is to bring you weekly updates from stunning places offering both valuable information and a taste of beautiful Oregon...

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As One Door Shuts Another Opens

As One Door Shuts Another Opens

“Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee.”                                                                    Ralph Waldo Emerson Being a Realtor involves A LOT of doors. Literally thousands of them over the years. Some open easily; others take a special...

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Out of My Comfort Zone

Out of My Comfort Zone

"A body continues in its state of rest, or in uniform motion in a straight line, unless acted upon by a force." Newton's First Law of Motion It was the end of October and I had recently returned from Trip No. 3 in a little over a month. First it was a family visit to...

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Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 41 2021

Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 41 2021

We explored part of The Gorge Trail on this cloudy day. It was an 11 mile hike through forest , around mossy hillsides of boulders with views of the river and Wind Mtn. Sellers took a big pause during Thanksgiving week with new listing volume dropping 62%. Enjoy the...

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Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 38 2021

Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 38 2021

There is ALOT of limestone in Austin Texas! They build houses, pillars, walls and more out of limestone here. It only seemed appropriate to bring you this week's Portland Real Estate Update from this cool limestone cave we found on our hike outside of Dripping Springs...

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House Drama-Karma: A Story of Houses and People

House Drama-Karma: A Story of Houses and People

Whether you relate to drama or karma it all plays out the same in the world of real estate.  CHAPTER 1 It all started with a growing family. My Friend was going to lose it if she didn't get more space. Followed by an Instagram post that some IG "friends" were selling...

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Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 31 2021

Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 31 2021

We finally made it to the Lewis River Falls this week! It was about a 9 mile hike from the Lower, Middle and Upper Falls and then we meandered to Quartz Creek until a wash out in the trail made us turn around. The falls and water was utterly gorgeous!! Well worth the...

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Staying in the Flow of Portland’s Selling Seasons

Staying in the Flow of Portland’s Selling Seasons

"When is the best time to sell a home in Portland?" This past week we voyaged out in the YogaBug mobile office for two beautiful nights on the Oregon Coast...our first adventure in Lil' Bug!!! During the 3-hour drive Bruce and I talked about how both of us were...

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Portland Through the Eyes of A Tourist

Portland Through the Eyes of A Tourist

“We begin to learn wisely when we're willing to see the world from other people's perspective."  ~Toba Beta My newsletter is a little late this month but for good reason.... My one and only sister  Vickie was in town this past week. The ongoing joke between Bruce and...

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Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 23 2021

Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 23 2021

This week the Ocean was calling and we jumped in!! It was our first surf play date this year but will definitely not be the last. How fun to bring you this week's Portland Oregon Real Estate news from Indian beach and catch a little wave for you!! Hope to see you out...

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Beat the Heat: PNW Swimming Holes

Beat the Heat: PNW Swimming Holes

Beat the Heat : PNW Swimming Holes  "It's a sure sign of summer if the chair gets up when you do." - Walter Winchell Happy Holy HOT  Summer!!! I usually wait until mid-July to post my latest swimming hole list but there is no  time to waste this year with this record...

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The Slot Canyon Story

The Slot Canyon Story

Often the only way out is through..... One September afternoon, Bruce, our dear friend Tim and I landed in Phoenix and jumped into a huge white Suburban headed out for a two week road trip through the Southwest. First stop... Escalante National Park, UT. Tim wanted to...

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Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 16 2021

Pam’s Weekly Portland Real Estate Update: Episode 16 2021

This week we went back to Dog Mountain to catch the balsam root in full bloom. This mountain never disappoints and always offers a great cardio workout!!! We love to take the back way down towards Augspurger Mountain to add some extra miles and miss the crowds. If you...

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What’s Driving the Housing Shortage?

What’s Driving the Housing Shortage?

This week I heard that "UNPRECEDENTED" word again... Monday morning my phone rang. It was the listing agent of the new construction home my clients had been under contract on for almost 2 months with a close date of less than a month away. The agent started out, "In...

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Tips from An Experienced “Climber”

Tips from An Experienced “Climber”

"We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal, and then leap in the dark to our success." — Henry David Thoreau I recently hiked Dog Mountain on a gorgeous spring day. Despite its relatively short distance, the steep 2800 ft. elevation gain once again...

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The Tampon and Wine Story

The Tampon and Wine Story

A True Story..... It all came down on NE Emerson St. I was strolling home one Saturday afternoon after teaching yoga and spontaneously decided to stop by the store to pick up a couple of things. While checking out the cashier asked, “Would you like a bag?” Being a...

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Another Yellow Light

Another Yellow Light

Most of us are pretty clear what to do when the light is green and when the light is red but it's when the light is yellow that we can get ourselves in trouble. Yellow means "CAUTION/WARNING/YIELD."  It means CHANGE. Real Estate is FULL of Yellow Light Decisions.......

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Things Are LOOKing UP

Things Are LOOKing UP

Keep looking up. That's the secret of life...                                                                             Snoopy With the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccination and the promise of a New Year, things are looking up. I've been reminded recently that...

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3 WAYS TO BUY AND SELL IN A SELLERS MARKET

3 WAYS TO BUY AND SELL IN A SELLERS MARKET

The thought of both selling and buying simultaneously in a sellers market can be VERY intimidating.  This video shows how three of my clients have successfully negotiated this experience in the past month. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F1nVqASZvBs  

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Gratitude for the Golden Child

Gratitude for the Golden Child

“Every person who invests in well-selected real estate in a growing section of a prosperous community adopts the surest and safest method of becoming independent, for real estate is the basis of wealth."                                                                 ...

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SERENITY NOW!!! SERENITY NOW!!!

SERENITY NOW!!! SERENITY NOW!!!

It's been quite a year.... In October 2019 YogaBug Real Estate became an independent brokerage and we moved into our adorable mobile office, a 1961 re-issue Shasta Airflyte Trailer (aka Lil' Bug). It's been quite a ride since. My entire 2020 business plan was centered...

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WEEK 31: Inventory is at an ALL-TIME LOW in Portland!!!

WEEK 31: Inventory is at an ALL-TIME LOW in Portland!!!

According to the September 2020 Portland Real Estate stats, inventory is at an ALL-TIME LOW in Portland. 2020 continues to prove to be an anomaly of a year with such low inventory in a time of year where inventory tends to increase. Enjoy the stats from Hamilton...

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Best September Hikes and Rides

Best September Hikes and Rides

   “The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.” – John Muir Anyone who watches me in any form knows that I am an avid outdoors person. Hike, bike, climb, paddle, swim...  Whatever form it may take, if it gets me outside I am all in....

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The Best PNW Swimming Holes

The Best PNW Swimming Holes

"On a hot summer day, there is no better company than a crystal clear body of water."  Sentiments from the YogaBug canine team Bhakti and True  The dog days of summer have arrived and people are flocking to the beaches and rivers in droves. The dogs and I prefer to...

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YogaBug Featured on Award-Winning Podcast with Bill Risser

YogaBug Featured on Award-Winning Podcast with Bill Risser

I had the great honor of being interviewed by Bill Risser for his award-winning podcast, The Real Estate Sessions Podcast. Thank you Bill for digging deep into my past and making me feel like we were sitting in my living room getting to know one another rather than on...

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WEEK 17: The Portland Market’s Feeling the Summer Heat

WEEK 17: The Portland Market’s Feeling the Summer Heat

As the temperatures finally rise in Portland and summer settles in, the Portland real estate market is HOT!!!  Is this the "spring" that we missed due to COVID-19 and will the momentum last?  Pam brings you the latest monthly and weekly stats from the river....

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Humility Wins: A True Story

Humility Wins: A True Story

I have literally been brought to my knees very abruptly 3 times in the last 3 weeks.  Wipeout #1  The hike was completely gorgeous with waterfalls and almost no one around when we ventured down by the stream to explore a crossing. In an instance of sheer terror, I...

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COVID Made Me Do It: Confessions of a Realtor

COVID Made Me Do It: Confessions of a Realtor

Real estate is always a fascinating case study of human behavior, but particularly so during COVID-19.  First Case: There are the tenants who are pulling the "COVID Card," busting up a sale, causing financial loss to both buyers and seller mostly because they don't...

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The Hamster Wheel vs. The Sternwheeler

The Hamster Wheel vs. The Sternwheeler

"Denial ain't just a river in Egypt."  Mark Twain March 9-21 was the epitome of my last ditch effort at living the life I had created before COVID-19. Despite a new social distancing concept, I negotiated two clients through their inspection periods collecting 8...

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The Year of the Rat: Change is in The Air

The Year of the Rat: Change is in The Air

 "The only constant in life is change."  Heraclitus A couple of weeks ago, I stepped into my acupuncturist's office and was downloading the latest happenings in my body and life before she inserted the well-placed needles. "I feel like EVERYTHING is changing! That...

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Unicorn Sightings in Portland!!!

Unicorn Sightings in Portland!!!

A lot of things come in cycles in my business, including unicorn sightings. Once you see a unicorn, you can't unsee it. You find yourself looking and hoping for another sighting. That was the case for two of my clients recently. Unicorn Sighting #1: Bruce and I met a...

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Lipstick Matters: The Value of Staging

Lipstick Matters: The Value of Staging

"Flowers in the city are like lipstick on a woman-- it just makes you look better to have a little color."                                                                                        Lady Bird Johnson I've never been a fan of make-up.  My mom gently...

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Build the Boat and Let the River Take You

Build the Boat and Let the River Take You

The greater danger for most of us isn’t that our aim is too high and miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it. Michelangelo A year ago, I sat down at Meadows Group with a bunch of my colleagues and my dear friend and escrow officer Kimberly Allen to create a...

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There’s No Place Like Home: The Portland Dog Boneanza

There’s No Place Like Home: The Portland Dog Boneanza

"There's no place like home. There's no place like home. There's no place like home."  Dorothy, The Wizard of Oz From as far back as I can remember, I wanted a dog. For every Christmas and birthday I hoped for a dog.  I spent endless hours on my swing set at night...

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6 Cupcakes and 5 Yogis: The Power of Choice

6 Cupcakes and 5 Yogis: The Power of Choice

"May your choices reflect your hopes not our fears." Nelson Mandela I have had anxiety about traveling alone since I was young. My family didn't travel so home was what I knew. First, it happened when I volunteered at Easter Seals Camp for a few weeks in the summer...

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Best Ever Summer Swimming Spots

Best Ever Summer Swimming Spots

"If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to meet it."                                                       ~Jonathan Winters Summer has officially arrived so throw on a suit on (or not) and spend a lingering afternoon in one of these glorious swimming spots.  If you...

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Tour 3016 NE 11th Ave. with Pam Blair of YogaBug Real Estate

Tour 3016 NE 11th Ave. with Pam Blair of YogaBug Real Estate

Our latest listing 3016 NE 11th Ave. is a great opportunity for someone looking for a project in a beautiful, close-in neighborhood.  This home is 3 beds plus a den and 1.5 baths.  It is recently listed at $450,000.  Email for more details!!!  It is listed as a HOT...

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Unplug and Reconnect: A YogaBug Yoga Retreat

Unplug and Reconnect: A YogaBug Yoga Retreat

I am SO excited to FINALLY being offering my first yoga retreat.  I wanted it to be accessible and for all levels.  This week I toured Heaven and Earth Retreats in Banks, OR.  This place is absolutely perfect!!  The retreat is from Nov 15-17th and more details will be...

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Pee Pants and The Beach House: The Forced Rest

Pee Pants and The Beach House: The Forced Rest

"Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you."  Anne Lamott A wise person once said that some of us need a feather and others a brick wall to wake up. I have pretty much have always taken what I lovingly refer to as the Yellow...

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March 2019 Portland Metro Real Estate Stats

March 2019 Portland Metro Real Estate Stats

Spring has sprung in the Portland Metro Real Estate Market and houses are selling!!!  If you are curious about what your home is worth, reach out to us for a complimentary market analysis.   https://youtu.be/lUffUO827Fs  

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Best Spring Wildflower Hikes Around Portland

Best Spring Wildflower Hikes Around Portland

We are so fortunate to live in the Pacific Northwest with all of its natural beauty including breathtaking spring wildflowers. Below are YogaBug's 5 favorite spring hikes where the wildflower display will be spectacular!!!  Note that the peak month to visit each area...

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The Big Gamble

The Big Gamble

“Empty your cup so that it may be filled; become devoid to gain totality." Bruce Lee Just short of 20 years ago, I sat around a table at the Hummingbird Music Camp in the Jemez Mountains of New Mexico with a bunch of fellow stone carvers playing a game of Scrabble. ...

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High Tide and the Portland Real Estate Market

High Tide and the Portland Real Estate Market

It's high tide in Oceanside and just about high tide in Portland's real estate market as spring rolls in!  Inventory decreases as spring buyers enthusiastically re-enter the market.  Stay tuned for what happens as spring unfolds. https://youtu.be/xzj1f4UUhR0  ...

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7 Great Reasons to Retire in Portland

7 Great Reasons to Retire in Portland

One my greatest pleasures as a realtor over the past 14 years in Portland, Oregon has been helping people relocate to our beautiful, vibrant city and introducing them to the wonders of the area.  You might not think of Portland as a hotbed for retirees but there are...

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This Little Piggy Went to The Market

This Little Piggy Went to The Market

I am regularly asked, "How's business?"  In other words, "What is happening in the Portland market and should I be excited or concerned?" According to others, I am a walking-talking real estate barometer. My answer to that question right now is...  "this little piggy...

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God Send Me A Sign!!!

God Send Me A Sign!!!

On a clear, October evening I stepped out into the middle of a quiet North Portland street to wait for my clients.  It was a gorgeous, still night. Out of the corner of my eye I saw movement. Something had emerged from a yard about a half of a block away and was...

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Thank You 2018!!! Hello 2019!!!!

Thank You 2018!!! Hello 2019!!!!

2018 was a year of helping the best clients buy and sell homes, community, the First Annual Portland Dog Boneanza, many celebrations of new beginnings and acknowledgements and witnessing of endings. It was a year of yoga, health, adventure, nature, friends and family,...

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Humbled By A Car

Humbled By A Car

"It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself."     Eleanor Roosevelt In late October, the original YogaBug-mobile engine blew after 285,000 miles and 19 years of service.  It took me a couple of weeks of mourning or procrastinating, before...

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The Great Domino Effect: The Deal of the Year

The Great Domino Effect: The Deal of the Year

"The only limit to your impact is your imagination and commitment."  Tony Roberts It all started with a lovely drive in the Oregon countryside. When my clients and I walked into the first house that day, I got "THAT" feeling~the feeling I only get every once in a...

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Breathtaking Fall Hikes In and Around Portland

Breathtaking Fall Hikes In and Around Portland

"Of all the paths you take in life, make sure a few of them are dirt." John Muir In my opinion there is no better way to enjoy the vibrant colors, crisp air and quiet of fall than on the trail. Below are some incredible fall hikes in and around Portland all offering...

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Cranes, Planes and Automobiles: A Portland Summer

Cranes, Planes and Automobiles: A Portland Summer

"The only thing that is constant is change."   Heraclitus of Ephesus If the word "change" makes your skin crawl, you are not alone. We Portlanders have had quite the summer of the "C" word. Since Mr. Heraclitus  insists that change is inevitable, below are some...

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THE CLIMB: A Perspective on Portland’s Real Estate Market

THE CLIMB: A Perspective on Portland’s Real Estate Market

What goes up must come down.... A few weeks ago, my friend Arturo and I hiked Silver Star Mountain.  It offers one of the best 360 degree summits within a day's drive of Portland. As we flew down the highway towards the trailhead, we were stoked because the day was...

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YogaBug Chats with Adria of Thicket

YogaBug Chats with Adria of Thicket

https://youtu.be/Zm6Z0ZPIoY4 Have you heard of Thicket off of Alberta Street?  You need to go!!!  I LOVE this little garden shop to pieces!  Adria the owner is just as sweet as her garden shop so make sure you say "Hi" when you stop by.  She...

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Lemons to Mai Tais: An Incredible Adventure

Lemons to Mai Tais: An Incredible Adventure

What could be better than delivering keys to clients who live in Kauai? It's true. In March we flew to Kauai, rented a Mustang convertible and hand delivered Lisa and Dan the keys to their new home in Portland. This trip was one of those spontaneous ideas that popped...

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Announcing The First Annual Portland Dog Boneanza!!

Announcing The First Annual Portland Dog Boneanza!!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dO7gg03B8Wc&feature=youtu.be I am SO excited to announce The First Annual Portland Dog Boneanza on May 19th!!! YogaBug Real Estate has put together a day of fun for all Portland dogs and their humans!! The day starts Carioca Bowls...

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YogaBug Chats with Donna of Guardino Gallery on Alberta

YogaBug Chats with Donna of Guardino Gallery on Alberta

Donna Guardino has been an Alberta Arts resident and gallery owner for over 20 years.  She has seen ALOT of change during that time and was a pioneer in the Alberta Arts Movement.  I had the pleasure of chatting with her about Guardino Gallery.  The gallery offers...

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YogaBug Chats with Naomi of Twenty Six Cafe

YogaBug Chats with Naomi of Twenty Six Cafe

We recently moved to Irvington and when I realized that this gem of a coffee shop was around the corner, I said, "YES!!!"  Naomi of Twenty Six Café has created a space for local art, great coffee and community.  Visit Twenty Six Café!!!...

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February Stats!

February Stats!

Inventory is up a bit but the market is still moving fast!!! Call us if you are wondering about the best time to buy or sell in Portland!!

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Blind Love and Uncertainty: A Potent Cocktail

Blind Love and Uncertainty: A Potent Cocktail

A man stands looking across a room and before his eyes is the most beautiful woman that he has ever seen in his life.  He doesn't know a thing about her but she is perfect and he is sure of it. That is the beginning of the story. My colleague  and I cover for each...

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YogaBug Visits Suite 6 Boutique on Alberta

YogaBug Visits Suite 6 Boutique on Alberta

Suite 6 Boutique on Alberta is by far my favorite place to buy affordable, designer clothes and accessories.  Owner Nina Bucci is a little camera shy but she has no shortage of flair for picking local and international designers who WOW me.  Check it out!  ...

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YogaBug Chats with Augusta of Namaste on Williams

YogaBug Chats with Augusta of Namaste on Williams

Augusta Fishman has created a gorgeous, relaxing studio at Namaste on Williams (NOW) with some incredibly talented teachers.  She was a complete delight to interview!  We love our yoga community peeps XOXO https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=npbvLs5Y2tY&t=22s  

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Never Ever Settle: Merna’s Story

Never Ever Settle: Merna’s Story

I enjoy being proven wrong. Sometimes anyway..... This spring, I received a call from a lovely woman referred to me by a dear friend/client.  She had been earnestly looking for her Portland dream home for 4 months with another agent and sounded exasperated by the...

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