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Second Chance!: KERNS DUPLEX WITH OLD PORTLAND CHARM

By Bonnie Roseman, March 29, 2018

3015-3017 NE Couch St,
Portland, OR 97232

DUPLEX
Two 2 BED / 1 BATH UNITS | 1,144 SQFT
MLS# 18354391 | TAXES $4,876
OFFERED AT $750,000

Did you miss it last time? Well, now you have a second chance to make this duplex yours! We are back on the market!

In 1908, the Model T went into production, Thomas Edison said, “Anything, everything, is possible,” & this marvelous two-family, Four Square style home was built in the historic Kerns neighborhood. Today this area is the epicenter of foodie-ism, urban gardening & the inner East side. Each unit has a private entrance from the front porch, a sizable foyer, a roomy living room, a formal dining room, an efficient kitchen, two ample bedrooms, a full bath, a central hall, a back porch & access to the common yard. The basement is easy to divvy up, offering additional living space, as well as unfinished utility, storage & work space – ideal for home brewing, wine collection & more. Perfect for owner occupancy plus income, multi-generational living or investment in a classic, original duplex (not a conversion). Mature trees provide lovely filtered light. Prized off street parking. Harvest the bounty of years of hardcore gardening.

97 Bikescore, 92 Walkscore, 1/10 mile to Restaurant Row, 2/10 mile to Laurelhurst Theater, 3/10 mile to Laurelhurst Park and a short jaunt to Belmont, Hawthorne, Downtown, and all that makes Portland, Portland.

Bonnie Roseman

Principal Broker, Earth Advantage + ADU Specialist

Bonnie hit the real estate scene in Portland when Silence of the Lambs was killing it in the theaters, the Cold War was officially chilled and the national median sales price of a home was $120,000. Since then, she's been delighted to assist clients in navigating the ever changing housing market: whether selling a first home or the family home, looking for a starter pad or a forever habitat, downsizing, resizing or buying and selling investment property. Having a symbiotic connection with your real estate agent is key and will help ensure a great experience. Bonnie enjoys consulting with potential clients to discover their wishes and goals, confirming the right client-agent match. Smooth transactions are the target; however, there can be unexpected bumps getting to the closing table. Bonnie excels at finding creative solutions to any mishegoss that pops up and she takes pride in an extremely low sale fail rate. A little more about Bonnie: born in Philly, raised in Berkeley, mom to an incredible young woman; her home is filled with both furry and scaly creatures, the daily driver is all electric, equality is the only pathway; she's embraced veganism for the earth, the animals and her health. Like credentials? Sweet, here you go:
  • At Home with Diversity Certificate
  • Earth Advantage Broker + ADU Specialist
  • Senior Real Estate Specialist SRES)
  • Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)
  • Five Star Professional Award (7 years)
  • Member of the National Association of Gay and Lesbian Real Estate Professionals (NAGLREP)
Saving the best for last, Bender, her little second chance rescue pup from SoCal is likely to tag along. He’s snuggly, pretty cute and has jumped paws first into the real estate industry.
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  • T: 503-515-5973
  • bonnie@livingroomre.com

Bonnie Roseman

Principal Broker, Earth Advantage + ADU Specialist


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