Highend home tour shows off countys more luxurious side

first_imgWhat: Doorways to Luxury, a tour of more than 30 high-end homes priced between $600,000 and $3.6 million.When: Noon to 5 p.m. June 5.Where: Throughout Clark County.Cost: Free.Info: Doorways to LuxuryWhen it comes to buying houses, the rich seem to be leading the marketplace, according to agents who work in Clark County’s luxury market.But because the properties they show are only appropriate for a handful of buyers, local high-end home sellers are banding together to draw attention to upscale — $600,000 and above — mansions with acreage and waterfront views on the north side of the Columbia River. The group wants to make sure wealthy buyers see every possible home in their price range in Clark County, said Linda Horowitz, a Vancouver broker and head of the Greater Vancouver Luxury Homes Group.The group of 60 to 70 brokers tour each others’ listings monthly to educate the limited pool of buyers about what’s out there, said Horowitz, a broker with Windermere/Stellar Group in Vancouver.On Sunday, June 5, the luxury homes group plans to cast its net even wider for potential buyers, with an afternoon tour of more than 30 upscale properties for sale in Clark County. The self-guided Doorways to Luxury tour spans the local landscape, from the hills above Camas and Washougal to the shores of the Columbia River and the wide-open acreage of Ridgefield and Hockinson.“It will answer the question, ‘What does a million dollar home look like in Clark County,’” said Sue Logan, a broker and luxury home specialist with Vancouver-based Kimbal Logan Residential.last_img read more