Real Estate Certification

When you’re getting your house ready to sell, you’re cleaning the concrete, re-painting, and making your landscape look nice.  Don’t forget about your roof – one of the most important pieces of curb appeal. When we do a real estate roof certification for a seller, we tell them their roof value, how long it will... Read more »

One of the biggest benefits of a real estate roof certification is that there are no mysteries, whether you’re in a buying or selling position. It puts the entire deal right there on the table, so that there aren’t any surprises to kill your deal at the very end. Most lenders require a five-year certification… Read more »

When it comes to home inspectors, just like every other industry, there are good ones and there are bad ones. It can be really difficult to decipher between the two. But here’s the biggest piece of advice I can give you: be at your home and watch the inspector. Did he get on your roof... Read more »

Granules in the Gutter

You don’t normally think about your roof when working on your curb appeal, but it’s one of the main things people notice about your home without realizing it. Roof maintenance can take it up the extra notch. Get a Quote Today: Get Your Roof Estimate

Short answer: it depends. Long answer: probably not. For most home inspections, a ladder inspection of a roof will suffice (meaning they looked at the roof from a ladder but didn’t actually get on the roof). Your roof is one of the most important elements of your home. Get a professional opinion. https://rooflife-oregon.com/portland-real-estate-roof-certification/

If you just moved to the Portland area, check out these 5 things to know about your roof from Roof Life of Oregon Founder Patrick Morin. 1. What should you know about cedar shingles? Cedar shingles and shakes are really popular in Portland. Western red cedar contains a natural binding resin that gives you a… Read more »

You have an asset base called the equity in your home. I’m always trying to protect that equity for the person who hires me for a real estate roof certification, whether that is the buyer or the seller. When you hire Roof Life of Oregon as a buyer, I’m looking for every potential roof issue…. Read more »