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What Was Delivered at Possession for Jess & Jeff?

By Erika George & Kari McGee, July 26, 2019

Yes, Jess and Jeff (after a bit of on and off again searching over the past few years and more than a few rejected offers!) finally landed their first dream home! But the big news in this neck of the woods is not the wonderful, mid-century modern ranch home in Cedar Hills with gorgeous vaulted ceilings, floor to ceiling white stone fireplace, banana yellow mid-century cone fireplace, and a lush, private back yard oasis. The truly big news is that Jess and Jeff were delivered possession of said super cool and sexy mid-century ranch home on the same day that Jess and Jeff also were delivered twin baby girls.

How’s that for a little perspective on the “moving is so hard” spectrum?!  And now that we’ve all got the benefit of some beautiful 20/20 hindsight it couldn’t have turned out more perfectly.  We say this all the time, but most of the time folks end up with the house they truly need.  If your offer isn’t accepted on a house, then it’s not YOUR house.  All those frustratingly hard offer rejections in 2016 turned out to be the best thing for Jess and Jeff who ultimately would have not been happy in all those 2016 “must have” homes.

Jess and Jeff and their sweet baby girls are now happily nesting in their perfect 2019 home.  And yes the art isn’t hung, and the new wood stair treads didn’t get done but it’s all just perfect.  Especially since these REALTOR® ladies got one heck of a baby snuggle fix!  Have we mentioned how much we love this job and this perfect crazy life?



Erika & Kari

Broker-Esquire | Principal Broker Seniors Real Estate Specialists | OR

Erika George and Kari McGee are the highly skilled HouseLove PDX team at Living Room Realty in Portland, OR. 

As designated Seniors Real Estate Specialists (SRES®), Kari and Erika help Seniors and their families navigate aging in place, downsizing, multigenerational housing, senior community living options, and probate sales. These exceptional real estate agents will help you prepare for life’s transitions with compassion and expert guidance. Principal Broker Kari McGee is an 11-year Portland Monthly 5-Star Realtor® and has helped clients successfully navigate the evolving Portland real estate market since 2005. Realtor® Erika George brings to the table 20 years of experience as an attorney specializing in construction and contracts and has been a full-service real estate broker since 2013. Regardless of the market or your particular circumstances, these exceptional real estate agents will help you prepare for life’s transitions with compassion and expert guidance. And, as the great-granddaughters (they're cousins!) of a professional baker, don’t be surprised if your real estate transaction with Erika and Kari comes complete with pie, cookies, or the best homemade toffee in the world. We would be honored to help guide you through your changing real estate needs in Portland Oregon. CONTACT Erika George and Kari McGee 503.349.5449 | 971.322.6612
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