We work hard to listen to your story. Here's ours.

A Better Kind of Brokerage

We built The Olson Group on the premise that people are our most important asset: our families, our industry partners and, ultimately, our clients. People, not profits, inspire us to be remarkable. Let us be remarkable for you.


Our Story


We're here for you.

At The Olson Group, our primary objective is simply this: to make your real estate experience better than the last one, while setting the bar of your expectations higher for the next one.

To that end, we have positioned ourselves to present our clients with an unsurpassed level of professionalism, representation, fiduciary responsibility and undying attention to meeting their needs. Our work begins and ends with our clients and their goals.

At the heart of it, we're a brokerage built for you, with the goal of creating both an experience and a company that is unique in its service and exceptional in its values.

We welcome you to become a part of our story, and we would be honored and privileged to become a part of yours.


What Our Clients Say

  • If you want the BEST agent, work with Wayne.
    — Dona R., Lake Oswego

  • We call him "ONE"der Wayne. Our house was on the market for ONE day, had ONE showing, ONE offer and it was sold!
    — Deborah B., Beaverton

  • Wayne was responsive, knowledgeable and professional throughout the selling experience. I will (and already have) recommend Wayne's services to a friend.
    — Chris S., Portland

  • Wayne is a tower of patience and calm. He's thorough, thoughtful, and always looks out for his clients' best interests. We give him our highest recommendation.
    — Theresa R., Portland

  • Wayne was amazing - very friendly and knowledgeable. He helped us throughout the entire process and explained everything. I could not have had a better experience buying a house. I would recommend him to anyone buying a house. 
    — Robert H., Beaverton

  • Wayne was fantastic to work with, during this sometimes daunting process. The buyer’s agent and broker were often unprofessional and unfriendly. Wayne was always there and ready to deal with them fully, on our behalf. Thank you!!
    — Crystal B., Portland

  • Wayne has been a great agent for us, since the beginning of our search we felt like we could trust his point of view and advice and he has always been available for last minute house visits. When we finally found our house he followed us closely during the negotiation and made sure we were happy each step of the way. I would definitely recommend him for his honesty and dedication. Thanks Wayne!
    — Mirco F., Portland

Our Team

Wayne Olson
Principal Broker

Mobile: 503-389-3025

WAYNE OLSON has made a successful career of helping families, individuals and investors buy and sell real estate in virtually every sector of the Portland metropolitan region. Having a background in the bio pharmaceutical industry, Wayne brings a highly analytical approach to buying and selling real estate, which has translated into an exceptionally effective process for shepherding homeowners through the oftentimes strenuous journey of selling their homes. But that analytical approach begins only after fully understanding the personal needs of his clients.

What Wayne’s clients appreciate most about working with him is the level of detail, thoughtfulness and excellence that goes into every phase of working with them, from the initial home selling consultation, through preparing the home for sale and being on market, to negotiating with buyers, through escrow and to closing. Wayne prides himself in his ability to anticipate his clients’ needs and to communicate clearly and frequently, so that they feel well-informed and in control throughout the entire experience of listing and selling their homes. As a result, his clients consistently comment on the level of peace of mind that leaves with them at the end of every sale.

Wayne is a Diamond-Platinum member of Masters Circle, an organization that recognizes the dedication, experience and achievements of the top performing real estate brokers in the Portland metropolitan region. He has also earned the Certified Negotiation Expert designation from the Real Estate Negotiation Institute, a designation that only 3% of real estate agents nationwide have achieved.

Since 2015, Wayne has served as a member of the Professional Standards Committee of the Portland Metropolitan Association of REALTORS, which keeps him at the forefront of working with his peers to maintain a high level of professionalism and ethics in our local marketplace. He also serves at the state level on the Business Issues Committee of the Oregon Association of REALTORS. Leveraging his expertise in the local real estate market, he has been quoted in news articles that have been featured in publications such as Huffington Post, Real Estate Economy Watch, DS News and others.

Average Real Satisfied Ratings

Satisfaction: 99% Performance: 100% Recommendation: 99%

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