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Northwest Realty Consultants is located in Corvallis, Oregon and has often been characterized as a “one-stop-shop” for listed and home by owner services. Established in 1984, Northwest Realty Consultants prides itself on serving clients in whatever capacity best suites their needs.
Our office has experienced agents who have been in the real estate industry in the Willamette Valley for over 35 years. Agents are from varying backgrounds and each brings their unique strengths to any transaction. We can provide you with the experience you need to make a smart move.
Northwest Realty Consultants offers a variety of services for the home buyer. We can help you shop for listed as well as by owner properties, and we will help you with as much or as little of the process as you need. Our office is unique. We offer options such as, by owner services, listing services, full commission services, hourly plus commission services, or hourly listing services.
BY OWNER SERVICE FEES
Hourly – paid monthly at a $140/hour
Flat Fee – paid at closing $2295 with you creating your own marketing flyers and ads, $2595 with us creating your flyers and ads, (advertising costs paid by owner).
LISTING SERVICE FEES
Full commission – traditional commission basis (paid only when the property sells)
Hourly plus commission – call for details
Hourly listing – all aspects of the sale of your home are handled on an hourly basis
1% solution – call for details
Northwest Realty Consultants Agents/Brokers
Gary Rodgers – Owner/Principal Broker– Gary, a licensed real estate agent since 1978 (the entire time here in the mid-Willamette Valley) received his broker’s license in 1981. He started Northwest Realty Consultants in March of 1984.
Cheryl Narver – Principal Broker– Cheryl became an agent in 1992, working for Northwest Realty Consultants. She became an escrow agent in 1997 to spend more time with her children only to return to Northwest Realty Consultants and real estate in 2006. Cheryl became principal broker in 2008.
John Tacke –Principal Broker–John came to real estate and Northwest Realty Consultants after selling and subsequently, buying his first and second homes with the help of NWRC in 1997. His experience with our company and our services led him to choose a career in real estate. His industry knowledge and his attention to detail make him one of the busiest agents at Northwest Realty Consultants.
Pat Olmstead –Principal Broker–Pat started in real estate and with Northwest Realty Consultants in 1995. He enjoys the flexibility that Northwest Realty Consultants menu of services offers to his clients, allowing them to pick the type of assistance in buying or selling that fits their individual needs and circumstances.
Shane McShane –Broker–Shane earned his Bachelor’s degree at Oregon State University and has lived in Corvallis since 1979. With over 24 years of sales, management, and consulting experience Shane welcomes the opportunity to assist you with any aspect of your real estate needs. Shane prides himself on thoughtful, conscientious, and above all, efficient attention to detail.
Connie Hackenbruck–Broker–Connie came to work with Northwest Realty Consultants because she embraces our philosophy of offering “as much or as little” help to buyers and sellers as they want. Connie has an advanced degree in advertising design and a thorough knowledge of construction, and a real passion for people.
Becky Berglund–Broker–Having been surrounded by the real estate business since she was a child, Becky decided that she would follow in her mother, Cheryl Narver’s footsteps and join her as part of a “Mother-Daughter” real estate team. She loves helping people and believes strongly in what Northwest Realty Consultants does for its clients. Becky has an extensive background in property management and residential investment properties.
One of the greatest aspects of Northwest Realty Consultants is the Homes by Owner services we provide. We can help you with as much or as little of the sale of your home or property as you need. Most people are happy showing their home themselves, handling open houses, and creating ads and marketing flyers. But, they want help with the following:
- Pricing their property
- What’s worth it & not worth it in preparing the home for sale
- What a lender is likely to require
- What a home inspector might say about the property
- Furniture arrangements
- Decorating pointers
- Ideas and samples of ads & flyers
- Knowing what to expect during this process
- How much earnest money to ask for
- Common contingencies
- Required disclosures & inspections
- What to do when a Realtor calls
- Negotiating & drafting sale agreements
- Financing & the steps through escrow & closing
- Many others
We are licensed real estate professionals here to lend a knowledgeable hand to help you through this generally fun & financially beneficial process. If you have any questions, concerns, or want to know more about the Northwest Realty Consultants Homes by Owner process, please don’t hesitate to call or stop in. We’d love to meet you and assist you in any way we possibly can!