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Core, Realtors was founded by Chris Johnson, who has over 22 years of real estate expertise in the Portland Oregon metropolitan market. Chris believes in one thing only, the best possible customer service, and it applies equally to resident and owner alike. With a business model that integrates customer service and management disciplines to the highest degree, Core is not only a company, it’s a place to be!
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The Importance of Maintenance

housing maintenance

While I do not know every cause of the current “housing crises” in Portland, and certainly do not have all of the answers, I have seen a contributing factor during my day-to-day life as Realtor, property manager, and construction manager. The effect that deferred maintenance and landlords that are unwilling (or perhaps in some cases […]

DIY Landlords


I just read an interesting article, proffered by a national real estate franchise operation.   I continue to marvel at the length of experts in the field of property management, who have view points that just don’t add up.  Let me explain about this one…………so what the author suggests is that professional property managers are […]

Trees are great, till they do this!


I like trees.  OK, I love them.  We need them.  They need us.  They breath.  We breath.  Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide is how I think it goes…….not sure, I’m a real estate guy, not a scientist……I’ve long thought of them, just like us, all shapes, all sizes.   Just like people……..did I say that already?  And […]

Holy Toledo-Not Ohio I Dare Say

Portland property management

Not much really can move me in property management concerns.  I’ve seen and heard just about all I can ever imagine…..until I walked thru a property last week.  And this is a new one for sure, top 10, top notch, best of 5, almost numero uno…….ok, I hope by now you get it…….this is ground […]