RVAR Colin Mullane, Full Circle RE

By Pete Belcastro / January 15, 2019

17 years of Rogue Valley Real Estate experience as Colin Mullane from Full Circle Real Estate joins Pete Belcastro. They review a robust 2018 and look to the year ahead.

Staging a home to sell with Karen and Terry Toner

By Pete Belcastro / January 9, 2019

Start the New Year with a John L Scott Market Watch. Karen and Terry Toner join us and bring insights from Team Toner on staging.

Retrospect on Service Sal and Jan Esquivel

By Pete Belcastro / January 2, 2019

From service to his country in Vietnam to the Medforc City Council and State House.Sal and Jan Esquivel look back and forward.

Guy Giless, Bank 34 Mortgage and Broker Cheryl Malone

By Pete Belcastro / December 27, 2018

Mortgage interest rates surged a bit and then backed off during the back half of 2018. Guy Giles of Bank 34 Mortgage has insights into what may lay ahead in the year to come and is joined by Broker Cheryl Malone who lends three decades of local market experience to this weeks update.

House Masters Home Inspections Kelly Skudstad

By Pete Belcastro / December 18, 2018

Home inspections remain a centerpiece of due dilligence for buyers and sellers. Kelly Skudstad from House Masters Home Inspections lends some insights into inspections for all involved.

Home Warranties with Traci Hughitt

By Pete Belcastro / December 12, 2018

When big items break down or fail in your household systemsl repairs can be big ticket items. Traci Hughitt from First American Home Warranty of Medford shares ways homeowners can protect themselves from big financial hits with a home warrantyl

Winter Market and Home Inspections with Alice Lema and Travis Hand

By Pete Belcastro / December 4, 2018

Don’t let the cool temperatures keep you off the market this winter. Alice Lema highlithts our John L Scott Market Watch with off-season tips andl introduces us to home inspector Travis Hand and new technology to help inspectors.

Lending Update with Guy Giles Bank 34

By Pete Belcastro / November 27, 2018

Mortgage interest rates have been on the move and as they creep up, buying power diminishes. Get the scoop on where rates are and where they might be headed in the year to come with Mortgage expert Guy Giles of Bank 34

Rogue River Watershed Council with Brian Barr

By Pete Belcastro / November 21, 2018

The Rogue River Watershed Council is another of the great environmental resources citizens in Southern Oregon have available to them. Brian Barr, Executive Director, udpates us on water stewardship projects and efforts.

Roofing with Mark Root

By Pete Belcastro / November 13, 2018

Protecting your home and investment starts at the top with a quality roof. Mark Root, owner of Oregon Custom Roofing has learned a lot over the years and shares that insight this week

Clint Nichols-Mud and Manure Mitigation

By Pete Belcastro / October 23, 2018

Many people dream of moving to Oregon and the opportunity to own a rural property. Most times mud and manure aren’t part of those dreams. But they are part of the reality of rural ownership. Clint Nichols will help us learn how the Jackson Soil and Water Conservation District can help

Cindy Priestly and Don McCoy Market Watch and Aging in Place

By Pete Belcastro / October 8, 2018

A John L Scott Market Watch show with Brokers Cindy Priestly and Don McCoy. We look ahead to the fall market conditions and explore options for seniors to age in place and home construction to serve that need.

Wildfires and Property Insurance with Greg White

By Pete Belcastro / October 3, 2018

Catastrophic wildfires have been devastating to Western states, even deadly. How do property owners protect themselves and what changes may lay ahead as the Insurance industry moves to keep up? Greg White helps us sort out the new normal.

Mortgage Interest Rates and the Southern Oregon tour of homes

By Pete Belcastro / September 23, 2018

Guy Giles from Bank 34 updates the mortgage scene and guest Jessica Bennington highlights the SO Builders Assn Tour of Homes for fall 2018

Funds for Brownfields: Properties contaminated by prior usage.

By Pete Belcastro / September 17, 2018

Over 400 programs into Tbe Real Estate Show Oregon’s run it’s time to talk Brownfields: properties that are contaminated due to prior usage. Hear this story with Greg Stabek of the Rogue Valley Council of Governments and Len Farr from Stantek Consulting in Portland. They unveil a new program that helps property owners overcome Brownfield… Read More

State Senate Dist. 3 Candidates Jessica Gomez and Jeff Golden

By Pete Belcastro / September 10, 2018

Legislative issues of interest to the Real Estate industry come through the Oregon House and Sentate by the dozens each legislative session. Candidates for State Sentate District 3 Jessica Gomez and Jeff Golden joined the Real Estate guys for a discussion on the task ahead for the winner in November.

Sterling West Rental Market Update

By Pete Belcastro / September 4, 2018

Time for an update on the Rental Market in Southern Oregon as Danielle Remley and Toni Thomson of Sterling West Property Management return for a 2018 udpate.

Jackson Co. Real Estate Issues with Sheriff Sickler

By Pete Belcastro / August 27, 2018

Quiet rural living in Jackson County can be harder to find these days. A property rush from a few years ago and big outdoor grows have changed the game. Sheriff Nathan Sickler’s Department gets involved. And Guy Giles from Bank 34 Mortgage tells us lenders have tight guidelines with Federal regulations.