Blog Buyer Exciting find in Portland's Laurelhurst Neighborhood!

Exciting find in Portland’s Laurelhurst Neighborhood!

By Greg Washington, March 27, 2019

I just want to say “Congratulations!” to my renovation client, Dennis Leiphon, for closing on this beautiful Laurelhurst home today.  The home was last on the market 43 years ago.  At 105 years old, it has clearly been cared for well.  An early example of Portland’s Colonial architecture, it was built at a time – 1914 –  when many homes being built were bungalows.  It has the signature Colonial formal entryway and large living room, formal dining room and four upstairs bedrooms.  The home needs a bit of updating which Dennis will do beautifully and carefully, taking the home’s original character into account.  I can’t wait to present it to all of you again when Dennis is finished with the project!

Greg Washington

Principal Broker

Greg Washington was born and raised in NE Portland’s Sabin neighborhood. He attended Sabin Elementary (then a K-8, as now) and Cleveland High School. Greg is a Principal Broker and an Earth Advantage Certified Broker. He has been working as a Realtor in the Greater Portland area for almost 30 years. Before becoming a Realtor, Greg worked in the restaurant industry at Jake's Famous Crawfish and McCormick and Schmick's. Greg is experienced in helping buyers and sellers with homes that range from Craftsman bungalows to Earth Advantage certified new construction homes. In addition to his residential work, Greg has also represented clients in the sale and purchase of commercial properties in the Alberta Arts district of NE Portland. Greg’s career has been built on providing excellent customer service and creating long-lasting relationships with his clients. If you’ve ever met Greg, you know that he is a people-person! Greg enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, including attending his sons’ basketball and football games. Greg also enjoys walking the family dog, CJ. Greg currently lives in NE Portland in a mid-century ranch. Whether you are buying or selling, let Greg’s experience work for you.  
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