Vince Cortese

Principal Broker | VP Commercial & Land Acquisition

LUXE Christie’s International Real Estate

159 A Avenue
Lake Oswego, OR 97034

Phone: (503) 380-8570


Vince who was born in Italy, but moved to Portland as a child started his entrepreneur career at a young age owning multiple businesses including restaurants and real estate branches. With over 20 years in the Real Estate business Vince has implemented successful marketing campaigns which have led to solid referral based businesses that have developed client relationships totaling over 200 contacts in the industry. Establishing a strong name for himself in High End Residential and Commercial Markets, Vince values creating successful relationships.

Business and lifestyle consultant, as well as selling over $500 million in Commercial Sales focusing on the acquisition of income producing commercial properties (retail shopping centers and office buildings), along with construction and leasing responsibilities.

By being awarded a ‘Top Producer 2010-2017, Over $500 Million in SALES’ and being awarded into the Diamond Club – Multi-Million Dollar Producer.

Vince has negotiated acquisition of 5.9 million sq. ft. of commercial properties to managing and leasing private investor portfolio’s exceeding 2.2M sq. ft. Whether dealing with first-time entrepreneurs or long-established business powerhouses, Vince lives to help individuals and companies unlock their full potential.

By being a Foreclosure Specialist Vince has developed and implemented marketing strategies in order to orchestrate sale of HUD and REO properties. Analyzing market data to determine as-is and repaired fair market value of the property in order to advise clients.

Working closely with other real estate agents, appraisers, lenders, title companies, and investors to complete 100 transactions per year. 
By also Maintaining a database of over 200 active HUD and REO properties, and marketed data to a rapidly growing client base of more than 1000 investors on a weekly basis.

Vince is happily married with two grown children who also have his entrepreneur background. Along with his close family, he enjoys a wide range of interests such as traveling, hiking, the arts and films.

One-of-a-kind Portland icon, Blackberry Castle, on 6 acres with vineyard & underground wine cellar. Five bedrooms, 13,000 sq. ft. built in 2008 with incredible 2 story turret library, European village-style atrium bar & entertainment space, and home theater. Fully-equipped home gym with climbing wall, home spa with sauna and luxurious master suite. Entertainer's kitchen with deluxe appliances and huge central island in open great room. $4,000,000 Active

14125 NW GERMANTOWN RD Portland, Oregon

5 Beds 5.1 Baths 13,000 SqFt 6.400 Acres

Exquisite Elliott Corbett Estate, offered for the 1st time in a quarter of a century in exclusive Dunthorpe. Private site w/stunning pool, long drive, glorious gardens & outdoor terraces. Tastefully & elegantly appointed, updated & pristine, yet comfortable. counter-plays of light emanate from French doors & true divided light windows. Expansive hardwoods, high ceilings & superb craftsmanship. A rare offering. Coveted Riverdale schools $3,995,000 Active

1600 SW GREENWOOD RD Portland, Oregon

6 Beds 5.2 Baths 8,919 SqFt 1.770 Acres

Magnificent, 3-sty stone chateau on 9.4 acres. Beautiful, formal gardens w/ fountains, patios, outdoor kit. 2-story grand foyer, sweeping dbl staircase. Indoor pool w/spa. 7 brm suites & 2 one-brm apts w/ kits. Gourmet kit, fp, high end appls, 2 islands. 11 fps. Billards rm, library, den, formal liv rm, gym, party rm w/ bar & dance flr. Next to Salem airport, country club & amenities. Incred opp for entertaining & living luxe lifestyle. $3,950,000 Active

3705 Ballyntyne RD Salem, Oregon

9 Beds 9.6 Baths 17,729 SqFt 9.400 Acres

Outstanding close in location, steps from the ocean w/walking path to the beach & short walk to town. Ocean views towards Tillamook Head. Sold beautifully furnished. Updated & open floor plan. Family rm off kitchen w/built-ins & fireplace. Completely updated kitchen. 2 master suites, large picture windows w/custom shutters & ocean views. Reading alcove & desk area on 2nd floor. Lower level has 2 bedrooms &  bath. 2 car garage. Large North & South facing decks & level lawn with fire pit in back. $875,000 Active

156 6th ST Gearhart, Oregon

4 Beds 3.1 Baths 2,396 SqFt 0.110 Acres

Premium Portland Heights View Property! Enjoy city lights & city views from this well positioned home in a coveted neighborhood. Just shy of an acre lot going all the way down to Montgomery Dr. Use existing footprint, build new or remodel this 1951 mid-century. Master on main & walls of windows throughout. Portion of lot is in an Environmental Conservation Zone. BUYER TO DO THEIR OWN DUE DILIGENCE BUILDING NEW OR REMODELING EXISTING $799,000 Pending

1929 SW CARTER LN Portland, Oregon

2 Beds 2.1 Baths 2,433 SqFt 0.990 Acres

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