John Howard Realtor

John’s Testimonials

John Howard Realtor received his real estate license in 1991.  He worked with several offices before opening his own real estate company in 2007. John J Howard & Associates has grown to include offices in Baker, Union and Umatilla counties. John has worked with a cross-section of buyers and sellers, from first-time buyers to major investors, family farms and ranches. He has a very good understanding of the purchasing process from the sale agreement to working with lenders and with the title companies.

The Howard Family:

John and his wife Deb, have two sons who are married and have children. John and Deb enjoy spending much of their extra time with their grandchildren, their daughters-in-law and their two sons. There’s always an event to attend or a project that they get invited to help out with. John and Deb have lived and worked in Eastern Oregon for many years and have enjoyed raising their family in the Grande Ronde Valley. They hope others get the opportunity to enjoy Eastern Oregon living also.

Public Service:

John has been a longtime Union County resident and has a long history of serving his community in many ways. He first began serving as a volunteer as a fireman, city councilman and mayor for the City of Imbler.  In 1986 John ran for the position of Union County Judge and served for four years at that position.  The county changed the form of government and John served 3 more terms as Union County Commissioner.

In public volunteer service, John has served as president of La Grande Main Street, president-elect of the Union County Chamber board, board member for United Way, President of La Grande Lions, and he was a Union County Little League coach for five years.  John was named Union County Man of the Year in 2012 for his past community service.

Supporting our Communities:

John J Howard and Associates is proud to sponsor numerous groups and projects in the community, including youth sports teams, 4-H and FFA, area schools, Eastern Oregon University and the Grande Ronde Hospital.