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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.

Presenting Lake Oswego Academy Awards

It’s not just in Hollywood that performances deserve special recognition. Right here in Lake Oswego we have some individuals and works that merit honoring. I’m sure if you live here you have nominees of your own, but here are mine … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why Loving the Library Is an Easy Thing to Do in Lake Oswego

It’s Library Lovers Month and in Lake Oswego, loving the library is an easy thing to do. The 13th Annual LO Reads Program is underway in February but there are lots of other reasons to fall in love with our … Continue reading

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Sign up now for Spring Break Camps for your Kids in Lake Oswego

With snow on the ground and in the forecast, you may not be thinking Spring Break is just around the corner but it happens to be little more than a month away. And if you’re planning a staycation, it’s not … Continue reading

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Lake Oswego Family Getaway Plans for This Month’s Three Day Weekend

Thanks to George Washington, Abe Lincoln and their successors, you’ve got a three day weekend coming up this month. If you’re wondering what to do with the kids, I’ve got some suggestions for you. If you can take Monday off … Continue reading

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Lake Oswego Reads Launches a Month of Hot Topic Events

One thing you can say about Lake Oswego Reads—it likes to stay topical. Last year’s book pick, Rise of the Rocket Girls, with its spotlight on the contributions of female mathematicians to NASA’s early space missions ensured that Lake Oswegans … Continue reading

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Where to Celebrate Soup Month in Lake Oswego

  January is Soup Month and there are plenty of restaurants in Lake Oswego that can help you celebrate. From a legendary creamy mushroom version to an authentic Vietnamese pho, you’ll find the variety, warmth, and taste that makes soup … Continue reading

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What’s the Housing Market in Lake Oswego Look Like for 2019?

Stocks aren’t the only investment undergoing a correction right now. So is the housing market. But that’s not necessarily bad news. After decades of boom and bust cycles, slow and steady can be good for everyone. Here’s what I mean. … Continue reading

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