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For the Love of…….

By Judy Chapman, December 4, 2019

Why would a charming couple from the historic Hoosier state decide to seek a home in the rainy Beaver state? Stunning coastlines? Dramatic, wide open prairies? Snow capped mountaintops? Internationally acclaimed restaurants, wine and all things food? Weed for everyone, flaming bagpipers, naked bicyclists? A population quirky enough to spawn its’ own TV series? Nope. Oregon, get over yourself.

It’s the grandkids!

Nothing draws families closer together–both in love and proximity–than the arrival of grandkids. It was my pleasure to help my friends (and past clients) find an incredible family home perfect for the doting grandparents to enjoy and share the exciting times that are awaiting for the entire family. A recently built home with outstanding design, workmanship and amenities on a large fenced lot in Lake Oswego. And the added bonus of lake access for summer fun assures a bright future for everyone. Even in the rain……

Judy Chapman


For 15 plus years Judy Chapman has provided personal, practiced and professional service to first time and returning buyers, sellers in transition and investors. Most importantly, while sharing with her clients the tools and knowledge to be successful partners in achieving their real estate dreams and goals, her friendly manner and quick wit have a way of converting past clients into steady friends. It's said the real estate market can be as changeable as the weather. No matter the weather or the season, Judy teases that elusive ideal flower out of the ever changing thicket. Multiple offers, no offers, financing conundrums, condition concerns, investor questions, bank owned, HUD, VA, FHA, whatever---Judy's focused and accomplished hand clears out the weeds and creates a winning arrangement. Oh, did we mention that Judy is crazy about gardening? With her husband, three awesome sons and assorted pets, Judy has owned, lived in, gardened in, remodeled and celebrated homes in every quadrant of the Portland metro area. She and her family also spent several wonderful years on a small acreage outside the city, gaining valuable insight into some of the unique issues with rural and small town properties. Currently Judy is transforming the landscape around her mid-century modern home in the Hillsdale/Multnomah Village area and living life to its fullest—hiking! kayaking!!  brewpubs!!!—in this city and state that she loves. An Oregon native and enthusiast, Judy would delight in the opportunity to share in your real estate explorations, and the life changes to your living room.
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