Author Archives: Valesa

5 Tips for Navigating the Real Estate Transaction

Navigating a real estate transaction can be a thorny process for those who aren’t familiar with it. This article gives 5 great tips to help you on your way.     And remember, I’m never too busy for your referrals. 

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Should you buy a home now or wait to see if prices are going down?

I’ve had several buyers tell me they are concerned about our market and the potential declining value of homes.  We have had some job losses and are seeing longer market times, however housing prices have only slightly dipped in Anchorage. Even if they … Continue reading

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Setting SMART goals, Gratitude jar, and creating passwords

  Today I will share my tips for how to make the most out of New Years by setting SMART goals instead of resolutions, and give you some tips for choosing a strong password that’s hard to crack but easy … Continue reading

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2016 Economic Numbers and Ice Globes for Winter Decorations.

Last week I went to a presentation by the head economist for the state of Alaska, and today I’ll talk about what happened in our economy in 2016 and what the projection is for the future. I will also show … Continue reading

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Have Some Spooky Fun this October!

As Halloween approaches you might be wondering what fun events are being offered. There is a lot to do in and around Anchorage, but I sometimes have a hard time finding out what’s going on until it’s too late to … Continue reading

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