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About lovelakeoswego

I feel pretty lucky—I live where I work and I love where I live. As a Realtor in Lake Oswego, I get to share that enthusiasm with clients every day. Through this blog, with the help of my freelance writer wife, Genita, I’d like to share that enthusiasm with you. The quality of life you’ll find in Lake Oswego belies its size—there is so much to experience here from a fireworks show over the lake on the 4th of July to the Festival of the Arts--one of the premier arts events in the region. So please check in each week for another reason why I love Lake Oswego and who knows—maybe you’ll fall in love too! If you’re interested in experiencing Lake Oswego personally, please feel free to contact me either on my cell at (503) 939-9801, via email at costellok@hasson.com or check my website by clicking the link in the "Contact me" section in the right hand column. I would love to show you around.

Why Lake Oswego is the Place to be on the 4th of July

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. So I’m going to let these pictures tell Lake Oswego’s 4th of July story. In short, Lake Oswego is the place to be on this national holiday. Just ask one of … Continue reading

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Why Lake Oswego’s 54th Annual Festival of the Arts Gets Right to the Point

If the idea of colored pencil art takes you back to the fresh Crayola boxed set you had as a kid, think again. In fact, that’s the point of Lake Oswego’s 54th Annual Festival of the Arts Special Exhibit: Beyond … Continue reading

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3 Reasons Why Olivia Newton-John Wants You to Get Fitsical!

Back in the day when her hit, “Physical,” rocked the billboard charts, Olivia Newton-John rocked the look: leotards, leg warmers and headbands. The City of Lake Oswego thinks you can do the same and invites you to attend their 80s … Continue reading

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5 Things You Can Expect From a Good Realtor in Lake Oswego, Oregon

With the busy home buying season upon us, chances are you could be looking for a good Realtor to help you with your next move. When checking out who to work with, make sure your agent is prepared to do … Continue reading

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Celebrate National Trails Day on Lake Oswego’s Pathways

With summer-like weather beckoning you, why not plan to “Go take a hike!” to celebrate National Trails Day this Saturday, June 3. Lake Oswego has a wide variety of walker, runner, biker, pet-friendly pathways to choose from ranging from the … Continue reading

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Why the Rogerson Clematis Garden is a Perfect Excuse to Have a Garden Party

The Rogerson Clematis Garden at Luscher Farm is just another example of how the city of Lake Oswego belies its size. With more than 1600 individual clematis spread on an acre of land surrounding the historic farmhouse, it is the … Continue reading

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Mother Nature Has Friends in Lake Oswego

In honor of Mother’s Day, I’d like to give a nod to a mother we can all be grateful for—Mother Nature. Here in Lake Oswego it seems she has quite a few friends. Over 700 in fact – stewardship program … Continue reading

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