Blog Stories Goal Achieved

Goal Achieved

By Stacy Stokes, October 23, 2020

My buyer was looking for a bigger house. As is becoming more common these days, their mother moved in with them. They were living in a small 2 bedroom one bathroom house. They wanted a house that would allow the mother to live on the main floor, while the daughter and son-in-law had their own space upstairs. Ideally, they wanted a house with an ADU so they could rent that out for additional income. Furthermore, this house needed to be in close-in Portland. Additionally, the purchase was to be contingent on the sale of their current home. A lot of pieces needed to line up to make this work. We found the perfect home for them. I was able to develop rapport with the listing agent. Through great communication and a lot of work from everyone involved we were able to put a deal together. I’m super pleased to have helped my clients get their new house.

Stacy Stokes

Earth Advantage Principal Broker

I love Portland! It’s such a smart and accessible city. After moving here in 1996 to begin law school, I soon decided that there was nowhere else I would rather live. Finding a fit here in all aspects of life has been easy. My number one love is spending time with my two kids, Jake (9 yr. old) and Hanna (12 yr. old), my dog, K2 who is a Havanese, and cat, Tiga. Beyond that, you can find me cycling, rock climbing, running, hiking, skiing, volunteering in the community or exploring new corners of the city and new restaurants with my friends. I am always excited to show visitors the unique and funky neighborhoods Portland has to offer. I am especially drawn to the various architecture and offerings of the close-in east side and west side neighborhoods. After 3 years as an attorney/public defender, I came to the realization that Real Estate was the place for me. It allows me to constantly share the love I have for Portland’s houses and communities as well as to use my talent for helping others. Although, I’m a seasoned real estate broker, I believe that my background as an attorney has provided an invaluable platform off which to build my career. I have a firm understanding of what it means to put my client’s interests first, the art of negotiation and various contractual issues that arise in real estate transactions. Aside from these strengths, I realize that when buying a house it’s not just about finding the best structural fit but also finding the best lifestyle and neighborhood fit for you. I will listen to and truly understand your needs, find you the right home and close the deal to your satisfaction. Throughout the process, I will educate, advise and steadily guide you through what can often be an emotional and challenging time. In the end, my goal is that you have many years of happiness and peace knowing you’re in the best home and best community for you.
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