Monthly Archives: February 2011

Oregon Real Estate: There’s a Reason Why Appraisers Call Me


Gayle Rich-Boxman, Broker with Vernonia Realty Your Gateway to the Lake! (503) 755-2905 In Oregon real estate and in my market at Fishhawk Lake, appraisals have to be accurate, especially now because they are being scrutinized so closely. I am called … Continue reading

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My Personal Mission Statement


   Gayle Rich-Boxman, Broker with Vernonia Realty Your Gateway to the Lake! (503)755-2905  richbox@centurytel.net Businesses have them emblazoned on their walls, business cards, trucks.  Franklin Covey suggests it as part of their success system and it’s common for those employed … Continue reading

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My First Listing and Sale Took Five Minutes!


Four years ago, I got my education completed and became a broker in Oregon just about the time the downturn took place…oh my. Because I had a list of homeowners’ addresses I had done something very old-fashioned and sent out … Continue reading

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Who Would You Have in Your Lifeboat??


I’ve asked this question periodically for years. I’ll ask friends, bring it up as a party question, or casually mention it in a business conversation. It could be more than one lifeboat, too. For example, my Personal Lifeboat would include … Continue reading

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Pay It Forward….Spread the Love!!!


Gayle Rich-Boxman, Broker with Vernonia Realty Your Gateway to Fishhawk Lake! Whether you volunteer for a local organization, become a matchmaker, social networker or do some of what I’ve done in the past (which I’ll go into in a minute) it’s … Continue reading

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What Kind of Fishing Can You Do On or Near the Lake?


  Gayle Rich-Boxman, Broker with John L Scott Market Center and Your Local Expert at Fishhawk Lake! Your Gateway to the Lake! For listings, visit my website: http://www.lakehomesatfishhawk.com/ I get asked this question periodically and decided to get some real … Continue reading

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Meandering through the countryside…a pictorial from Vernonia to Fishhawk Lake


By: Gayle Rich-Boxman, Broker with Vernonia Realty For listings, please see my website: http:/ www.lakehomesatfishhawk.com  Your Gateway to the Lake! I love to take photos, have since I got my first 35MM camera, a Canon AE-1 way back in the 70s. … Continue reading

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