Our Team


ethan beck         ethan beck homes

                                                        In 2007 Ethan founded Ethan Beck Homes LLC in order to pursue his interest in sustainable and green building practices.  Ethan is a Middlebury College graduate, a husband and a father of two young boys.  He is a former finish carpenter with a passion for building energy efficient homes. Ethan’s vision is to build responsible homes that match a family’s life style, by honing the options available.  To add to the beauty and character of a neighborhood for generations to come, while reducing their impact on the environment.  Ethan listens to and works closely with prospective homeowners and subcontractors to ensure that all homes are built with the utmost integrity and easily qualify for Northwest ENERGY STAR and Earth Advantage certification

MARK DESBROW green light development

Mark is a real estate developer who focuses on sustainable urban residential projects.  Prior to founding his own development firm, Green Light Development, Mark worked as a developer for Opus Northwest where he sourced and managed $130M worth of newly built LEED Gold Mixed Use projects in Portland.  Mark started his development career working for an affordable housing non-profit and before then as the Vice President of a large senior housing development firm.  Mark is a graduate of Lewis and Clark College and Portland State University’s Real Estate Development Graduate Program.  A father to Sunny and Baxter, Mark and his wife, Jess “eat his own cooking” and reside at Waverly Commons, a community developed by Green Light.


RYAN AUSTIN & SCHUYLER SMITH polyphon architecture and design

Polyphon Architecture & Design LLC is a Portland architecture firm which focus on creating quality, sustainable and socially responsible projects. The founding principals each have over ten years of residential and mixed-use architecture in Portland, OR. With a combined 25 years of experience, Polyphon has a deep background in all aspects of residential design from tiny houses to multi-level commercial projects. The firm is committed to making Portland better, with strong pride in its attention to detail, professionalism and above all, elegant and efficient design which embraces its place. 


2Yoke Design is a multidisciplinary design firm specializing in Residential and Commercial Interiors that emphasize wellness and financial prosperity for both the home and workplace. Their design philosophy is rooted in the expression of natural materials and organic, place-based design solutions, that support those striving to secure optimal health and sustainable wealth in their lives. Their full-service design offerings include: architectural & interior architectural consultation, custom furniture & lighting selection, event design, art consultation, color consultation, finish material selection, furniture procurement, personal shopping, project management, staging & styling.

ERIC HAGSTETTE                                                                                                                    INHABIT REAL ESTATE

Eric Hagstette and his family made the choice almost 15 years ago to find a new home and inhabit Portland – a choice based on nothing but a love of the city. His birthplace of Georgia will always be a part of him, as well as, his Southern hospitality, but Portland represents a perfect synthesis of urban progressiveness with natural beauty.  Every day, the food, the wine, the outdoor life, and the sustainable lifestyle of the area support his decision to make Portland his home.   As your Realtor, Eric is here to guide, advise, and protect you.  Any realtor can help you buy and sell real estate, but none look out for your best interests like Eric and Inhabit Portland. Whether you need a savvy negotiator, a candid adviser, or a caring advocate, Eric works hard to position every client for the best possible outcome.  From quaint bungalows in Portland’s picturesque pocket neighborhoods to major mixed-use developments in the city’s burgeoning urban environments, Eric is experienced at negotiating on your behalf with all levels of buyers and sellers.  He will create clear expectations for all parties and produce results that match. All with a warm smile and a firm handshake.