Did you know that Lorene Park properties come with covenants written by Lloyd and Corriene Franzen in 1953? All new owners are supposed to be given a copy when they purchase a home. These bylaws include notes on building fences in the front yard and not using your property for “offensive trade” and dumping rubbish. Click … More Original Lorene Park Covenants
Here is the original advertisement in the 1950s. Starting prices began at just $13,500!
By Donna Stanton (nee Franzen) Corriene Lafollett and Lloyd Franzen were married December 20, 1916. A few years later they were deeded the 20 acres by her father Byron Lafollett from 107th and Glisan st. to Hassalo st. I don’t know when he started to plant the peach orchard, but I do know they had … More A Brief History of Lorene Park