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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 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.

5 Slam Dunk Moves Homeowners Can Make When It Comes to House Remodeling

It’s March Madness time so most of us are glued to our televisions watching college basketballs stars make great moves on the court. Who says they get to have all the fun and the glory? What kinds of moves can … Continue reading

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10 Things You Should Know to Make Your St. Patrick’s Day Celebration in Lake Oswego a Little Greener!

Irish eyes are smiling this year because St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Saturday. That makes it easy to catch Maher’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Festival which kicks off at 352 B Avenue on Friday, March 16 at 12:00 p.m.  … Continue reading

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5 Things You’ll Find if You Move to the Hallinan Neighborhood in Lake Oswego

There are so many great neighborhoods in Lake Oswego, how do you decide if you’re planning on moving here? One suggestion is to read some of my earlier blogs on Lake Oswego neighborhoods here, here, and here. It also helps … Continue reading

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Sign Your Kids Up for Spring Break Fun in Lake Oswego

If you’re planning a Spring Break staycation but are looking for something to do for your kids, Lake Oswego has got you covered. Check out these options. Best to do so early as spaces fill up fast. COMMUNITY SCHOOL. Register … Continue reading

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How to Celebrate National Margarita Day in Lake Oswego Oregon

Thursday is National Margarita Day and while last year this holiday may have gone unnoticed in our house, my wife tried her first margarita when we were in Mexico with friends last May and hasn’t looked back since. Margaritas have … Continue reading

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Good News/Bad News for Lake Oswego Homeowners Regarding the New Tax Bill

When it comes to the new tax overhaul bill, there is good news and bad news for homeowners. I’ll start with the good. We dodged a bullet. At one point, legislators were looking to change the rules which allow households … Continue reading

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LO Speaks: Lake Oswego’s Answer to TED Talks

Yesterday about 100 inquiring minds gathered in the Lakeridge High School auditorium to hear seven people share their untold stories as part of Lake Oswego’s first ever “conference of great ideas.” And while the inspiration came from a variety of … Continue reading

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