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My neighbors, Jim and Linda bought 10 acres on Whidbey Island knowing they would build their retirement home someday. They can’t believe it’s time already but they broke ground recently and now, with the sale of their town home in West Linn,  they are ready to head North. I wonder if Jim and Linda knew at the time of their purchase on Whidbey Island  that they had actually bought a piece of “The Rock?” Yes, apparently Whidbey Island has terrain that’s set in stone. Coupeville has Big Rock. West Beach has Rocky Point. Big stones and small stones cover almost every inch in between.  Joe Higgins, of Whidbey Island Gem Club said, “When glaciers scraped over the Island all types of rock came down from Canada. The ice plow stopped here.” Agates, jaspers, jade and garnets are just a few of the stones you might find while walking the beaches or just working in your backyard. So Jim and Linda, all my best to you in your retirement years and I hope you... More

7 Reasons to Be a B Corp and a Crusader for Good Business!

Starting a Real Estate company is not something I thought that hard about doing. In fact, my entire thought process between wanting to start the business and deciding to actually do it, happened on the way to the bathroom and back. In the middle of a marketing campaign my former company was launching around “green”... More

Living Room Realty celebrated the grand opening of it’s third office on April 2, 2014. Brokers Hans Tonjes and Tosha Reinmiller contacted Jenelle Isaacson to inquire if Living Room had any plans to open an office on the Oregon coast. Jenelle had many clients interested in having a second home on the beach so opening an office in Manzanita, Oregon was a great fit for a full-service brokerage focused on client care. Click here to the full Tillamook County Pioneer article! More


Online news site, Investor’s Beat, caught up with Living Room Realty owner Jenelle Isaacson to learn more about how she got into real estate investment. Click here to read the full article! More

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Living Room Realty owner Jenelle Isaacson was recently interviewed for Business Info Guide, a resource hub for entrepreneurs. In this interview, Jenelle shares how she has grown the Portland, Oregon company as well as challenges she’s faced since starting a real estate company in 2008. Click here to read more!   More

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Living Room Realty owner Jenelle Isaacson was featured the April 2014 issue of the Portland Monthly which focuses on Portland real estate. Pick up a copy at your local New Seasons Market or take a peek at the accompanying online article. More

After Craftsman Renovation

Broker Jenelle Isaacson’s craftman renovation was featured on HGTV’s Front Door. Click here to see the article! More

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Pinterest for Real Estate

Living Room Realty owner Jenelle Isaacson shared how Pinterest can make communicating your ideal home’s desired features more effective. Click the image below to read the article on Deseret News. More

Design Sponge Feature

Living Room Realty owner Jenelle Isaacson was recently featured on the well-known design blog, Design Sponge. The profile gives great insight into what makes this chick tick. Be sure to check it out! Today’s Biz Ladies profile comes to us from Jenelle Isaacson of Living Room Realty.  Jenelle first decided to venture into business owning after having an “ah ha” moment one day. With the goal to transform the traditional real estate realm into a more creative one, Jenelle has created a company that focuses on developing vibrant communities in the Portland area. Today she shares a bit about her career journey with us. Thanks for offering this glimpse into your path, Jenelle. Read the full post here.   More