Here are some links to sites that contain helpful information about buying or selling a home. I have also included sites that provide information about McMinnville and activities I'm directly involved in.

I hope that you enjoy them and find them useful.


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Market Overview
track and map sales, foreclosures, housing trends, demographics, economy...
age, income, commute stats, housing over view...
directions, aerials, traffic, flood'
rentals and market facts by city, zip code, and neighborhood...
research area schools via IES National Center for Education Statistics
cost VS value
estimate costs for remodel projects and what you'd recoup when sold...
Walk Score
maps nearby amenities from an address and calculates a walk score...
Sex Offenders
enter street, city, state, zip code, for neighborhood details.
Loan Calculator's residential real estate loan calculator.
Find Local
find the best of everything in the neighborhood... you name it.

let the consumer tell you what's best.

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alternative to Ticketmaster, fan-to-fan ticket sales.

Federal Reserve Foreclosure Resources for Consumers
HUD Foreclosure Resources
Washington Foreclosure Resources
The Daily Journal of Commerce online is one of the best resources available for NOD (notice of default) postings for King, Pierce, Snohomish, and Kitsap Counties. Visit their site for subscription information and to register online.
DJC Portland posts the actual NOD daily under the PUBLIC NOTICES section on their site for Clackamas, Multnomah, and Washington Counties. Visit their site to subscribe.
Free registration at the site allows users to search for properties by state, county, city and ZIP code area, and to specify property details such as property type (including residential, commercial, industrial and vacant land, among other categories), square footage, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, foreclosure filing date and a range for a home-value estimate supplied by Zillow.
Northwest Trustee's handle many of the foreclosures in the Pacific Northwest. You can search properties that have NODs posted and are scheduled for auction by signing up for a free account..

Regional Trustee Services
The members of Robinson Tait, P.S. and Regional Trustee have worked together since 1988 to provide seamless integration of foreclosure, bankruptcy, eviction and post-sale related services in Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, Arizona, Idaho, Alaska, and Montana.
Search REO and VA homes for sale by state.

Find homes for sale from HUD, VA, IRS, US Marshal and more...
Current information about single family homes for sale by the U.S. Federal Government.
Great source of NOD leads with basic filing information, Trustee#, sale date and site address.
User friendly Google map based search for homes in foreclosure. is the nation's largest non-subscription based Web site publicizing property scheduled for foreclosure auction.
Seattle area, King County, notice of default postings, basic membership is free.
Real estate public records and research information portal for property information, deeds & mortgages, tax records, parcel maps, assessment records, and public records nationwide.
Search pre-forclosures, auctions, and bank owned properties by state, county, city, zip code.
RealtyTrac's ForeclosurePulse blog was created for those of you in the trenches of buying, selling or investing in real estate. Find the latest foreclosure trends and comment or ask questions based on your experiences with the foreclosures market.

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