Movin’ and shakin’…

Do you need to buy?  Do you need to sell?  Is moving in your future?  Then let’s talk.  Chad is a Principal Broker, licensed in both Oregon and Washington.  Chad’s career has afforded him the opportunity to live in 13 different states across the United States while buying and selling more than 15 homes and investment properties including most recently in the Piedmont neighborhood in Portland.  Originally from a suburb of the Atlanta, Georgia, Chad moved to Portland in 2017 after spending two years in the Bay Area where he started his real estate career.  Chad is a Northwestern at heart.

  “I love everything about Portland.  The people, the topography and climate, it is the best place I have live.  From the mountains to the coast, there is just so much for my family to do.”  Chad understands first-hand the challenges with not only buying and selling homes but also understands how to help anyone navigate the moving process.  His previous experiences will be an invaluable resource to you throughout your real estate transaction.  Chad is committed to quality, integrity, professionalism and excellent service when you enlist his services.

Prior to beginning his real estate career, Chad had a successful 30-year retail career in sales and operational support for divisions of large organizations like L’Oreal and Limited Brands amongst others. Chad is extremely detail oriented and will utilize his strategic planning, analysis and innovative approach to ensure that you are completely informed throughout the real estate transaction and achieve your desired goals.  He has provided support, training and leadership to thousands of employees and has been a key contributor for hundreds of millions in annual sales volume.

If a commitment to service and being the #1 priority is important to you, then contact Chad.

Chad's Articles

5 Tips for Making Your Best Offer

Chad Brackett

In today’s sellers’ market, standing out as a buyer is critical. Multi-offer scenarios and bidding wars...

Is the Number of Homes for Sale Finally Growing?

Chad Brackett

An important metric in today’s residential real estate market is the number of homes available for...

Home Price Appreciation Is Skyrocketing in 2021. What About 2022?

Chad Brackett

One of the major story lines over the last year is how well the residential real...

Reasons You Should Consider Selling This Fall

Chad Brackett

If you’re trying to decide when to sell your house, there may not be a better...

What Buyers and Sellers Need To Know About the Appraisal Gap

Chad Brackett

It’s economy 101 – when supply is low and demand is high, prices naturally rise. That’s...

4 Major Incentives To Sell This Summer

Chad Brackett

While the housing market forecast for the second half of the year remains positive, there may...

What To Expect as Appraisal Gaps Grow

Chad Brackett

In today’s real estate market, low inventory and high demand are driving up home prices. As...

Don’t Wait To Sell Your Home

Chad Brackett

Don’t Wait To Sell Your House We’re in the ultimate sellers’ market right now. If you’re...

Pre-Approval Makes All the Difference When Buying a Home

Chad Brackett

You may have been told that it’s important to get pre-approved at the beginning of the homebuying process, but what...

82,338 Great Reasons to Buy a Home Today

Chad Brackett

The financial benefits of buying a home as compared to renting one are always up for...

Financially – Owning a Home Is a Powerful

Chad Brackett

In today’s housing market, there are clear financial benefits to owning a home: increasing equity, the...

Time to Sell Your Home?

Chad Brackett

Why Right Now May Be the Time to Sell Your House   The housing market made...

Experts Predict Economic Recovery Should Begin in the Second Half of the Year

Chad Brackett

A Surprising Shift to the ‘Burbs May Be on the Rise

Chad Brackett

While many people across the U.S. have traditionally enjoyed the perks of an urban lifestyle, some...

Buying or Selling a Home? You Need an Expert Kind of Guide

Chad Brackett

In a normal housing market, whether you’re buying or selling a home, you need an experienced...

Keys to Selling Your House Virtually

Chad Brackett

 

The #1 Reason to List Your House Right Now

Chad Brackett

The success of the U.S. residential real estate market, like any other market, is determined by...

How Your Tax Refund Can Move You Toward Homeownership This Year

Chad Brackett

If you’re looking to buy a home in 2020, have you thought about putting your tax...

Three Reasons Why Pre-Approval Is the First Step in the 2020 Homebuying Journey

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Housing Inventory Vanishing: What Is the Impact on You?

Chad Brackett

The real estate market is expected to do very well this year as mortgage rates remain...

Buyers Are Looking Now. Are You Ready to List Your Home?

Chad Brackett

Inventory on the market today is low, especially among existing homes in the entry and middle-level...

Forget the Price of the Home. The Cost is What Matters.

Chad Brackett

Here is a table that simply shows the data: Bottom Line In the article, Mark Fleming, Chief...

5 Tips for Starting Your Home Search

Chad Brackett

In today’s market, low inventory dominates the conversation in many areas of the country. It can...

62% of Buyers Are Wrong About Down Payment Needs

Chad Brackett

According to the ‘2019 Home Buyer Report’ conducted by Nerdwallet, many first-time buyers still believe they need a 20%...

One of the Top Reasons to Own a Home

Chad Brackett

One of the benefits of homeownership is that it is a “forced savings plan.” Here’s how it works:...

What Buyers Need to Know About HOAs

Chad Brackett

When searching for a home, you may end up selecting a property in a community with...

What Buyers Need to Know About HOAs

Chad Brackett

When searching for a home, you may end up selecting a property in a community with...

3 Powerful Reasons to Buy a Home Now

Chad Brackett

Whether you are a first-time buyer or looking to move up to the home of your...

2 Myths Holding Back Home Buyers

Chad Brackett

Freddie Mac recently released a report entitled, “Perceptions of Down Payment Consumer Research.” Their research revealed that, “For many prospective homebuyers, saving...

Why Pet-Friendly Homes Are in High Demand

Chad Brackett

One of the many benefits of owning your own home is the freedom to find your ‘furever’ friend....

3 Graphs that Show What You Need to Know About Today’s Real Estate Market

Chad Brackett

The Housing Market has been a hot-topic in the news lately. Depending on which media outlet...

5 Reasons To Sell Your House This Spring!

Chad Brackett

Here are five compelling reasons listing your home for sale this spring makes sense. Demand Is...

What Credit Score Do You Need To Buy A House?

Chad Brackett

There are many misconceptions about the credit score needed to buy a house. Recently, it was...

The Housing Market Will “Spring Forward” This Year!

Chad Brackett

Just like our clocks this weekend, in the majority of the country, the housing market will...

What are the Benefits of Becoming a Homeowner?

Chad Brackett

Every family has a list of important dates. We celebrate birthdays, anniversaries, pet adoptions…and the list...

2019 Will Be a Great Year for Buyers AND Sellers

Chad Brackett

Many homeowners believe that rising interest rates and home prices have scared away buyers and therefore have not listed their...

How To List Your Home for the Best Price

Chad Brackett

If your plan for 2019 includes selling your home, you will want to pay attention to...

4 Reasons to Buy A Home This Winter!

Chad Brackett

Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting. 1. Prices...

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