Saturday, September 24, 2016

Fall Into Fun!

Fall is here! Don’t miss these fun weekend activities! 

Grab a sausage and Bavarian pretzel and head over to the Oktoberfest at Oaks Park! The event features live German music, dancing, art, contests, food, drinks, Kinderplatz for kids, and Saturday dachshund races at Oaks Amusement Park. 

Wind your way through the Portland Timbers Corn Maze at Bella Organic Farms on Sauvie Island! You don’t want to miss this 2.7 mile maze at Sauvie Island. It takes intrepid visitors an average of one hour to figure their way out. Also enjoy a cow train, hay maze, duck races, and hay rides while you are visiting. 

Best Pumpkin Hunting!

Head over to Lee Farms in Tualatin from 9am-6pm for the Fall Pumpkin Harvest happening now through October 31st.  With 15 varieties of pumpkins, a country store, hayrides, games, slides, fresh cider, and kettle corn, there is something for everyone.  

Up for a day trip? Head down the beautiful Columbia Gorge to check out the Hood River Hops Fest. Enjoy beer from microbreweries, local cuisine, arts and crafts vendors, and live music! Over 50 breweries represented with more than 75 different beers to taste.

Friday, September 16, 2016

Exceptional Quality in Coveted LO Location! - $1,199,900

12819 Alto Park Road Lake Oswego, OR 97034

Welcome to this hard to find 4 bedroom, 4.5 bath home with level yard and exquisite outdoor entertaining area.  This home captures the look, location and floor plan sought after in today’s marketplace!  Enjoy the living room with beautiful fireplace, a formal dining room for special occasions, and a spacious kitchen with fantastic entertaining island open to both the family room and eating nook.  Soaring ceilings with westerly exposure allows the sunlight to pour in through wall of windows!  The main floor office has French doors and is off the front entry.  A spacious bonus room upstairs is perfect for the kids to play!  Need room for an in-law or nanny?  There is a true guest suite with a full bath upstairs away from the children’s rooms offering tremendous privacy.  The master suite leads out to a large 16x14’ balcony overlooking the lush landscaping.  Truly a must see! 

  • Custom home thoughtfully planned and built in 2008 with over 4100 square ft.
  • 1/3 acre lot with rare, private, flat backyard
  • 4 Bedroom, 4.5 baths
  • Elegant two-story entry w/open staircase
  • Hardwood floors throughout main hallways
  • Custom, trayed ceilings throughout
  • Granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, eating island, tons of cabinets and custom tilework.
  • Separate casual dining areas of the kitchen.
  • Formal dining room w/ views to the covered patio
  • Living room and family rooms on the main level with beautiful gas fireplaces.
  • Master Suite with double sinks, shower room, jet tub and spacious walk in closet.
  • Private balcony leading off the master bedroom
  • 19’x15’Bonus room upstairs
  • Study with french doors off the entry
  • 3 Car attached garage
  • Covered and uncovered patios for entertaining.
  • Forest Hills Elementary, LOJH, LOHS

Friday, September 9, 2016

Lake Oswego Beauty! $749,000

14102 Kimberly Circle Lake Oswego, OR 97035

Walk to Starbucks, Oswego Grill and the Temple.  Excellent location and total quality in this beautifully maintained home in Lake Oswego.  The sunny front porch welcomes you upon arrival! Casual front room and formal dining leads way to the open kitchen and family room. Extensive hardwood floors on the main level, hallways, and office as well as custom hardwoods up the stairwell for an elegant finish. 

This home has a traditional floor plan with a master suite, two additional bedrooms which share a full bath and a huge bonus room with river rock fireplace, plus a main floor office/den with french doors.  Currently, the home’s bonus room above the garage is used as a second master bedroom.  There is a  spacious triple car garage with loads of storage!  

Enjoy the wide level lawn for play and lovely privacy in the backyard for quiet evenings.  If you wish to add additional lawn area there is a wide level area easily available to do so.  Located in a private and sophisticated enclave of homes, Kimberly woods, this home is centrally convenient to nearby restaurants, shopping, and Trader Joes with quick access to I-5 and Hwy 217 for easy commutes to NIKE, Intel and OHSU.  Come home and relax!!

  • 4 Bedrooms/3.5 baths, Built in 1997 
  • 3103 Sq. Ft.
  • Light Hardwoods throughout main level 
  • Arched passages lead from foyer to dining and living rooms. 
  • Kitchen with eat-in island, Dacor double ovens and refrigerator, Kitchen-aid dishwasher and microwave.
  • Tons of cabinets with Shelf Genie pantry space. 
  • Wine shelving/butler’s pantry. 
  • Access back deck from kitchen for entertaining. 
  • Open family room with brick fireplace w/wood mantle and hearth frames by hardwood in-lay
  • Dining room with decorative wainscoting. 
  • Master suite with jacuzzi jet tub, his & hers closets. 
  • Custom, white plantation shutters throughout.
  • Bonus room, currently staged as second master, could be used for in-law suite, workout space or media room.
  • Garage with tons of storage cabinets, peg board and work bench
  • Backs to green space with opportunity to level side yard shadow garden
  • Front porch with pillars and sprayer for hanging plants

Friday, September 2, 2016

Designing in the Pacific Northwest

The Pacific Northwest’s unique design aesthetic has certainly been getting a lot of attention across the country over the last few years. Our special mix of contemporary forms, rustic textures, reclaimed wood, and geometric shapes come together in a refreshing new way that’s getting a lot of well-deserved praise. 
But what exactly makes a Pacific Northwest design? Head over to our Hasson Homecare and Lifestyle blog to find great tips for anyone looking to incorporate more Pacific Northwest design into their home.