Our History

Serving the Portland Metropoltan Area

& the North Oregon Coast for Over 40 Years!

Under the leadership of Brian and Joan Allen, Windermere Stellar consists of 11 office and more than 400 Brokers, making it the largest locally owned real estate company in the area.  The Allens have owned Windermere Stellar for more that 16 years, but the company has been around for more than 40 years. For an overview of Windermere's history, click here.

1973 – Realty Group emerged on the real estate scene with 8 people at its core.

1977 – Cronin & Caplan was founded.

1992 – The two companies merged to become Cronin & Caplan Realty Group.

1994 – Cronin & Caplan Realty Group becomes a Windermere franchise.

1997 – Brian & Joan Allen bought Windermere Cronin & Caplin Realty Group, Inc.

2010 – The Allens acquire Windermere Real Estate/Stellar Group in Vancouver, which was founded in 1988.

2014 – The company was renamed Windermere Stellar, bringing both the Oregon and Washington offices under the same name.