Bobby's Eugene Real Estate Blog

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Real Estate Agent - Windermere Real Estate/Lane County
I was born and raised in Eugene, and I couldn't wait to get out and explore the world at 18. By my late 30's I was ready to return to what I consider one the best places on earth to make a home. I hope you find value in my shared experiences on life in the Eugene area, and consider me as a resource for your real estate needs.
RECENT BLOG POSTS
Fred is really on top of FHA and ongoing changes in the lending industry. He shared his expertise on the 203 k streamline option with me yesterday - this is a great program for properties that need rehabbing!  SO, WHAT'S NEW WITH FHA?? Say "good-bye" October 1st ••          Seller funded D.P.A. (...
08/22/2008
I'm in the habit of asking my clients for ongoing feedback on my performance, and after a close I request their input on what worked well for them, what I could do to improve my service, and if they could provide a short testimonial I can use in my marketing.  I just assisted in the close of a wo...
08/22/2008
I haven't lived in a multifamily building for years now, but when I walked into 59 Rockridge and saw the million dollar view and the artisan quality of this modern space I must admit I felt some longing for the low maintenance lifestyle! I'm hosting an open house here this weekend - August 16-17 ...
08/15/2008
More big flavors in Eugene's Whiteaker Neighborhood. I used to work in the Whiteaker, and the New Day Bakery was my frequent go-to for a quick but healthy breakfast before hitting the shop in the morning. You can count on organic ingredients, a variety of toothsome baked goods and strong coffee. ...
08/08/2008
Eugene's Whiteaker neighborhood may be small, but it's full of big flavors. Thai food is one of my favorites, and there are a number of good sources in Eugene. I've always preferred Chao Pra Ya. They've recently expanded and remodeled, but the delicious food remains the star of the show. Last nig...
08/07/2008
The best real estate agents are not order takers. They don’t exist just to pound signs into the ground for sellers. Their worth to a buyer is not measured by the ability to open a lockbox. A good agent is a fiduciary. An agent worth employing owes his or her clients what are known as fiduciary du...
08/06/2008
My life for the last ten years has been punctuated by a series of home improvement projects, and while the results are ultimately satisfying, the process can be filled with surprises (not the good kind), and costly (concealed conditions anyone?). So it is with excitement that I report on one of t...
07/22/2008
In the early days of our nation the practice of Real Estate (along with most other professions) was only minimally regulated. Back then, Real Estate agents typically only represented the interests of sellers. For purchasers of Real Estate it was literally caveat emptor (buyer beware). The industr...
07/14/2008
One big challenge for homeowners is finding the right company or person to work on their homes. Just getting a call back can be difficult, and the best contractors are booked in advance. Look to your Realtor for help here. We refer and employ many contractors in the course of our business – let u...
07/12/2008
Live or work in downtown Eugene! Zoned C2. Great original windows, fir floors, newer gas furnace, water heater & electrical. Large attic storage, basement utility and storage. Private fenced backyard with lush easy care plants, studio with heat, electric & loft. Gated 1 car parking + driveway. V...
07/05/2008
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Bobby Stevens

Realtor, Eugene, Oregon
local_phone(541) 465-8141
smartphone(541) 225-8081
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