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St. John’s Boomerang

By Jessica LeDoux, April 20, 2021

Sarah and Dan were renting in the St.John’s neighborhood when we began their search. While we set the search up to stretch the boundaries of this neighborhood, as we toured in different areas of town it became clear that St. John’s was where their hearts lived and so we continually returned to the possibilities there. Sarah and Dan came into the market clear-eyed about the fact that there are no signs of it slowing and weighed their options with graceful and grounded perspectives. They ended up striking a balance between wanting a home with built-in charm and knowing that opting for more of a “blank slate” increased their chances of success. They landed a home with a perfect combination of the two – room to add character, but with enough mid-century flair that they felt they were not settling for something that lacked charm. But most importantly, they are moving within the neighborhood they are committed to and love.

Jessica LeDoux


JESSICA LEDOUX Licensed Broker Market Eagle Eye Jessica is a Northeast Portland Native. She has been a REALTOR® since 2006, helping fulfill clients’ homeownership dreams with eyes wide open. In 2012, Jessica found herself searching for better balance between her career and family. That’s when she joined the team. Like Cain from Kung Fu, Jessica wandered… looking for others like her. Then she found Karim, who she considers to be the Chuck Norris of Real Estate. Jessica’s commitment to helping clients is matched only by her commitment to her family. She provides an honest, straight-forward approach to real estate. With years of experience in Portland’s highly competitive market, Jessica has built a reputation of candid, direct advocacy.
KARIM ALAEDDINE Licensed Principal Broker Real Estate Life Coach I grew up in Portland, working in my family’s restaurant (About Karim — Portland’s first Lebanese restaurant). Since 2006, I’ve sold old Portland manors and brilliant Belmont condos, modern memory makers and third generation family heirlooms, and have represented nervous and excited first time buyers, community builders, multi unit investors and others; always seeking to fulfill on my commitment to be of maximum service in the realm of real estate. This real estate business is built on a background in home remodeling, historic home restoration, small business ownership and rental property investment. I am very grateful to do the work that I do.
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