Blog Stories Intro: Working Some Magic in Woodstock

Intro: Working Some Magic in Woodstock

By Ian Curtis, February 6, 2018

A block off of Woodstock Blvd sits a 1929 craftsman pleasantly perched on a corner lot. It has stood the test of time well but it is sorely in need of some love. With some creative thinking and a lot of elbow grease, we’ll be restoring the original character and making some quality updates and improvements to this Woodstock gem.

The overall game plan is to create a new master suite upstairs, remodel the kitchen/dining areas, remodel the existing bath, finish the basement, enclose some of the yard with a new fence, and dial-in the rest of the house and property.

Check back in to see how it all goes with the Before & After post!

Ian Curtis

Broker

Ian is a true Portland native who, from childhood on through adulthood, has been scampering all around Portland's neighborhoods and surrounding areas. He knows and loves this city and this state. Prior to following his real estate dreams, Ian worked as a Business Analyst most recently for Strava, a GPS tracking service and social network for runners and cyclists. Besides your friendly real estate broker, Ian is a lesser-half to his better-half, a human to his dog, a big-time outdoor enthusiast, whitewater rafter, multicontinental motorcycle adventurer, occasional long distance trail runner, fly-fisherman, rock-climber, and loves to do it all with family and friends. Ian’s passion for real estate began after purchasing a 100+ year old home in need of some love in the Sunnyside neighborhood. He had a vision for what the house could be and came up with a plan to get it there. After hundred’s of DIY articles, YouTube videos, and trips to Home Depot, he ended up with a fantastically restored home. Fast-forward to today and Ian, with a partner, is now involved with rehabbing homes professionally. Working with you as a buyer, Ian can help guide you through the process of finding and purchasing your dream home or help visualize, brainstorm, and plan how to take 'that house' and transform it into your dream home. Working with you as a seller, Ian is there at every stage of the process to help advise, stage, market, negotiate, and high-five. Whether you’re a fellow native or a recent transplant excited to be here; a starter home buyer or a seasoned investor; Ian, with all the relevant know-how and with genuine enthusiasm, is ready and excited to help you get the most out of your real estate goals.
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