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Josef Jacobberger Mediterranean

By Ian Curtis, June 13, 2019

This 1924 Mediterranean style home by renowned Portland architect Josef Jacobberger has just switched patrons for the first time in 60 years. The savvy, stucco’d home sits on a wonderfully landscaped lot with intimate outdoor hangout spaces. In a happy, small-Portland coincidence, the new homeowners happened to be acquaintances with the previous long term owners and have a connection with the listing broker to boot. Many things led the buyers to this home and now that they’ve arrived, all that’s left for them to do is get settled and enjoy the Portland summer out on the patio.

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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Ian Curtis

Broker


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