Tom has been a proud resident of Portland for more than 45 years. He grew up in NE Portland's Roseway Neighborhood, attended Portland Public Schools, and graduated from Madison High School. From there he went on to study Business, Marketing and Economics at Portland State University. It was while attending PSU that Tom discovered his passion for real estate and was recommended for his first position in the field by his then Sales & Marketing Professor. Tom went on to be mentored in the residential real estate field by some of Portland's most experienced real estate brokers at Township Properties in NE Portland's Hollywood district. From there Tom founded his own local real estate company, Millennium Properties, which he grew and ran for 12 years. Tom is now partnered with the top producing Lloyd Tower Office of Windermere Real Estate, one of the most successful and prestigious real estate organizations in Portland, and throughout the Northwest.
Tom is a devoted husband of 23 years to his wife Rena. Rena, a 4th generation Oregonian, is the proverbial “girl next door”...Tom and Rena grew up just 5 blocks from one another! You may spot Rena on your next PDX flight as one of Alaska Airline's friendly flight attendants. Rena and Tom have raised their 3 wonderful children in the city of Portland, and each is now pursuing their college education throughout the Northwest. Tom spends his free time enjoying Portland's fantastic food, sporting event, and live music scene, as well as immersing himself in the incredible natural beauty of the Oregon landscape.
Tom has achieved a long and successful career in Portland Real Estate by adhering to the highest standard of integrity, and always putting his client's interest above all! He starts by taking the time to get to know his clients, listening carefully to what they want to achieve, then working tirelessly and creatively to help them reach their goals. Tom has been involved in hundreds of successful home sales, has enjoyed many repeat clients, and regularly receives new client referrals from his happy clientele. Tom's extensive background and history as a Portland resident and Real Estate Broker makes him uniquely qualified to help you buy, or sell, in Portland's many diverse and unique neighborhoods. Tom's approach to continually providing superior client services can be summed up by this quote; “my level of success is measured by the level of my client's happiness and satisfaction”.