Kevin Rose decides not to bulldoze house after petition to save the property

Posted Jun 26, 2014

Kevin Rose, the founder of and a partner of Google Ventures, has decided not to bulldoze the five-bedroom house in Oregon after neighbors protested.

Rose paid $1.3 million for the 1890s house in Portland. After it was revealed that Rose was going to demolish the five-bedroom house and build a new one on the site, neighbors launched a petition to save the property.

Rose is also going to sell the house to Tom and Jennifer Saunders, who are long-time residents of the neighborhood. The sale is expected to be completed tomorrow  for a price of $1.375 million.

[Source: Mercury News]