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Central Point Oregon Restaurants - 06/27/07 11:53 PM
Central Point Oregon Restaurants Jared Hokanson - Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com Abby's Legendary Pizza 825 E Pine StCentral Point, ORPhone: (541) 664-1124 Bai Po Thai Cuisine 43 N 3rd StCentral Point, ORPhone: (541) 664-3013 Bee Gee's 1017 E Pine StCentral Point, ORPhone: (541) 664-7318 Big Town Hero 1205 Plaza Blvd # CCentral Point, ORPhone: (541) 665-5138 Burger King 101 Penninger StCentral Point, ORPhone: (541) 664-0421 El Albanil 501 S Front StCentral Point, ORPhone: (541) 664-4255 Golden Spike Pizzeria 341 E Pine StCentral Point, ORPhone: (541) 664-0170 Luigi's Italian Sandwiches 507 S Front StCentral Point, ORPhone: (541) 664-1358 Ma's Chinese Restaurant 212 E Pine StCentral Point, ORPhone: (541) 664-7700 Mazatlan Grill 1350 Plaza Blvd # ICentral Point, ORPhone: (541) 665-2582 Old Center Café 223 E Pine (1 comments)
Short Sale in Medford, Jackson County Oregon - 06/27/07 11:14 PM
Short Sale in Medford, Jackson County Oregon Jared Hokanson - Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com I got a call from a client yesterday and found out that they owe more on their house than it is currently worth in this buyers market in Rogue Valley, and must sell as they are in foreclosure. For any homeowner that may find themselves in this situation, their is hope, all is not lost. Banks are willing to take less than they are owed so that they don't have to take the house all the way through foreclosure and have all of the expense that comes with that. I like (0 comments)
How bad is the air in Medford & Jackson County Oregon? - 06/25/07 04:54 PM
How bad is the air in Medford & Jackson County Oregon? Jared Hokanson - Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com Have you ever wondered what the air quality is like in Medford & Jackson County? Are you concerned about pollution in our area. To find out about how our area ranks against others throughout the country, click on this site for pollution in Medford & Jackson County. (0 comments)
Where are the sex offenders in Medford & Jackson County? - 06/25/07 04:44 PM
Where are the sex offenders in Medford & Jackson County? Jared Hokanson - Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com Have you ever had "the feeling" that something just wasn't quite right about someone when you walked by them on the street or saw them in the store? Well, in the Medford, Jackson County area, you can now look online to see if "the feeling" you had when you saw them was because they have been a convicted sex offender. Protect your family by knowing where they are. Click here to see the Jackson County sex offenders. (3 comments)
Your Opinion Wanted on Medford & Jackson County Oregon Schools - 06/25/07 04:33 PM
Your Opinion Wanted on Medford & Jackson County Oregon Schools Jared Hokanson - Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com If you have an opinion on any of the schools in Medford Oregon, whether positive or negative, did you know there is a website where you can voice your opinion for everyone to see. Click here to post your opinion on any of the schools in the Jackson County area.
City # of homes on market Current Monthly Sales Avg. Days on Market # of months of Inventory Ashland 375 39 110 35.3 Talent 78 10 128 33.3 Phoenix 55 6 112 34.2 Applegate Valley 62 4 147 78.4 Jacksonville 104 6 140 80.9 Southwest Medford 158 21 104 26.3 East Medford 619 47 106 46.1 West Medford 275 18 100 50.9 Central Point 340 35 106 34.0 White City 112 11 116 39.7 Eagle Point 228 14 98 53.2 Shady Cove 79 6 109 47.4 Gold Hill 49 5 111 36.3 Rogue River 157 6 114 99.4 Includes (0 comments)
Medford Oregon ranks 34th Best City - 06/19/07 10:25 PM
Medford Oregon ranks 34th Best City Jared Hokanson - Realtor Medford Oregon http://www.jaredhokanson.com/ According to the recently released book "Cities Ranked & Rated, 2nd Edition," Medford Oregon has been ranked 34th out of more than 400 metropolitan areas in the U.S. & Canada based on the city's climate, culture and overall quality of life. Written by Bert Sperling and Peter Sandler, "Cities Ranked & Rated" is designed as a guide for those looking to relocate. The first edition, published in 2004, put Medford at 72. Cities are ranked by economy and jobs, cost of living, climate, education, health and health care, crime, transportation, leisure, arts and culture (0 comments)
Company with 300+ employees possibly coming to Jackson County Oregon from California - 06/19/07 10:13 PM
Company with 300+ employees possibly coming to Jackson County Oregon Jared Hokanson - Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com Today in our weekly Medford Rotary Club meeting, we had a speaker from www.soredi.org come and speak to us about their 20 year anniversary celebration. He mentioned in passing a couple times that Medford, Jackson County area is expecting to make an announcement within the next month or so that we will be having a large company of 300+ employees moving their business to the Rogue Valley from California, just as Amy's Kitchen did not too long ago. Stay tuned in a few weeks for the exciting announcement (2 comments)
Buyers, what do you want in your new home? - 06/19/07 05:16 PM
Buyers, what do you want in your new home? Jared Hokanson - Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com 1. What part of the valley do you want to live in? 2. What price range would you consider? No less than, but no more than? 3. Are schools a factor and, if so, what do you need to take into consideration (e.g., want specific school system, want kids to be able to walk to school, etc.)? 4. Do you want an older home or a newer home (less than 5 years old)? 5. What kind of houses would you be willing to see? One story, 2 story, townhouse, mobile home 6. What style (0 comments)
Jacksonville Oregon Restaurants - 06/18/07 03:53 PM
Jacksonville Oregon Restaurants Jared Hokanson - Jacksonville Oregon Realtor http://www.jaredhokanson.com/ The Jacksonville Inn (175 E. California St., 541-899-1900; 800-321-9344); http://www.jacksonvilleinn.com/ The Bella Union Restaurant and Saloon (170 W. California St., 541-899-1770) www.bellau.com La Fiesta (150 S. Oregon St., 541-899-4450) MacLevin's Jewish Deli and Restaurant (150 W. California St., 541-899-1251) Thai House Restaurant (215 W. California St., 541-899-3585). Pony Espresso (545 N. 5th St., 541-899-3757) (0 comments)
Bakeries Lela's Bakery & Cafe. 258 A Street, #3, Ashland, OR 97520. Phone: 541-482-1702. The Village Baker. 372 E Main Street, Ashland, OR 97520. Phone: 541-488-9130. Breweries Caldera Brewing Company. P.O. Box 3196, Ashland OR, 97520. Phone: 541-482-4677. Siskiyou Brew Pub. 31 'B' Water Street, Ashland, OR 97520. Phone: 541-482-7718. Standing Stone Brewing. 101 Oak Street, Ashland, OR 97520. Phone: 541-482-2448. E-mail Coffee Houses Beanery. 1602 Ashland Street, Ashland, OR 97520. Phone: 541-488-0700. Campus Grounds Coffee Den. 1474 Siskiyou Blvd, Ashland, OR 97520. Phone: 541-488-5367. Good Bean Co. 116 Lithia Way, Ashland, OR 97520. Phone: 541-488-5012. Rogue Valley Roasting Co. 917 E (0 comments)
Medford Oregon Restaurants - 06/18/07 03:34 PM
Medford Oregon Restaurants Jared Hokanson - Realtor Medford Oregon http://www.jaredhokanson.com/ American
Apple Peddler541-826-83307405 Hwy 62, White City, OR 97503 Applebee's Grill & Bar541-770-11881388 Biddle Road, Medford, OR 97504 Diamond Lake Resort800-773-7593350 Resort Drive, Diamond Lake, OR firstname.lastname@example.orgVisit online at: http://www.diamondlake.net/ Elmers Pancake & Steakhouse & Lounge541-772-20002000 Biddle Road, Medford, OR 97504 Joey's Chili Parlor(541) 734-48002366-A W. Main Street, Medford OR email@example.com Marie Callender's541-772-52001528 Biddle Road, Medford, OR 97504 Misty's Grill (Red Lion Hotel)541-779-5811200 N Riverside, Medford, OR 97501 Mc Andrews Avenue Grill541-944-39251251 E Mc Andrews RdMedford OR 97504At McAndrews Avenue grill we serve Allen Brothers Steakhouse Steaks, Chops, Ribs, entree salads and gourmet soups, with (0 comments)
As I got ready to submit myself to yet another Saturday afternoon of business pleasure, an open house in Medford, my thoughts drifted to, "is this how a millionaire realtor should spend his Saturday afternoon?" I've heard one of the great guru's of real estate teach that an open house, a real open house, isn't done by just putting an ad in the paper and showing up on Saturday or Sunday afternoon, but by: Mailing out invitations to 100 of the closest neighbors and doing a "sneek preview open house" the (7 comments)
About Ashland Oregon - 06/14/07 09:53 PM
About Ashland Oregon Jared Hokanson - Realtor Medford Oregon http://www.jaredhokanson.com/ Ashland is a pretty, small town...surrounded by gorgeous mountains, lazy creeks, and roaring rivers. This is a place where incredibly talented chefs prepare locally grown cuisine to pair with award winning local wines. A place where high tech meets high touch. Home to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival and a variety of other visual and vocal artistry. Ashland offers you the space to remind yourself who you truly are. We invite you to come see it, drink it in, soak it up, and indulge your senses.Web LinksAshland School DistrictCity of AshlandSouthern Oregon UniversityThe Daily TidingsTravel OregonTripCheck.com From the (0 comments)
Medford Oregon Cruise-In - 06/14/07 08:47 PM
Medford Oregon Cruise In Jared Hokanson - Realtor Medford Oregon http://www.jaredhokanson.com Back again this year is the ever popular classic car show, The Medford Cruise. The Medford Cruise is a 3 - day event starting on Friday, June 15, 2007. It includes a poker run, show, and shine and many more fun and exciting event. The main show and shine is at Hawthorne Park. The cruise is 6 - 9 p.m. www.medfordcruise.com Jared Hokanson - Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com (0 comments)
About Central Point Oregon - 06/12/07 07:15 PM
City Facts:Founded in 1889Population: 16,650Elevation: 1,282Precipitation:Rainfall - 20"Snow - 2"Temperature:Summer - 80 to 90 degrees F Winter - 30 to 40 degrees FCommerce: Businesses - 300Banks - 5Public Transportation:RVTDSchools:Crater High SchoolScenic Middle SchoolCentral Point ElementaryJewell ElementaryMae Richardson ElementaryHospitals:Rogue Valley Medical CenterProvidence Medford Medical CenterWater Information:Medford Water CommissionCentral Point is one of the fastest growing cities in Jackson County. Jared Hokanson Realtor Medford Oregonwww.jaredhokanson.com (0 comments)
Oregon State to Defend Championship - 06/12/07 06:46 PM
Oregon State to Defend Championship Jared Hokanson Realtor Medford Oregon http://www.jaredhokanson.com/ From AP - CORVALLIS, Ore. -- Oregon State has just beaten Michigan in a super regional to seize a berth in the College World Series. Dog pile, anyone? Uh, no. "We figure you only get one a year," said the Beavers' All-American catcher, Mitch Canham, after Monday's super regional-clinching 8-2 victory over Michigan at Goss Stadium. "We're not going to waste it now. We're waiting for the big one." The big one starts Saturday at 4 p.m., when the Beavers (44-18) open College World Series action against Cal State Fullerton in Omaha, Neb. (0 comments)
Medford Oregon Schools - 06/12/07 01:03 AM
Medford Oregon Schools Jared Hokanson Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com Medford has become synonymous with quality, well-rounded education. Medford schools excel in the classroom, in sports and in extracurricular activities. Abraham Lincoln Elementary http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=104 Griffen Creek Elementary http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=108 Hedrick Middle School http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=106 Hoover Elementary http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=109 Howard Elementary http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=110 Jackson Elementary http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=111 Jefferson Elementary http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=113 Kennedy Elementary http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=114 Lone Pine Elementary http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=115 McLoughlin Middle School http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=107 North Medford High School http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=101 Oak Grove Elementary http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=116 Roosevelt Elementary http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=117 South Medford High School http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=1009 Washington Elementary http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=119 Wilson Elementary http://www.medford.k12.or.us/SectionIndex.asp?SectionID=120 Jared Hokanson Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com
Jacksonville Oregon - 06/12/07 12:13 AM
Jacksonville Oregon Jared Hokanson Realtor Jacksonville Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com If you are looking to move to Jacksonville Oregon consider this: To Do: Summer concerts Parks 80 rooms available at Bed & Breakfasts Over 100 historical buildings The City of Jacksonville is a National Historic Landmark Art Galleries 5 local wineries Restaurants for both casual and fine dining If you would like more information on Jacksonville please contact: Jared Hokanson www.jaredhokanson.com (0 comments)
How to balance work and home - 06/11/07 09:50 AM
How to balance work and home Jared Hokanson Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com After working most every evening last week and most of Saturday, one of my clients said, how do you ever have time for your family? I answered that I juggle my time around my family. Really, after years and years of sacrificing time with family for work, I've learned and relearned, that I'm happiest when I put the important things in place first and then juggle everything else around those. For me, those important things are: Time for GodTime with my wife & 5 childrenTime for church & volunteer serviceTime for education both spiritual (6 comments)
Jackson County Sales and Inventory Mar 1 to May 31, 2007 - 06/09/07 01:14 AM
Jackson County Sales and Inventory Mar 1 to May 31, 2007 Jared Hokanson Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com SOMLS, Southern Oregon Multiple Listing Service, realeased figures for the period from Mar 1 to May 31, 2007 today. 2,782 homes are currently on the market in Jackson County, up 24% from 2006. East Medford has 31% more homes on the market as of 6/1/07 compared to 6/1/06. Median sales price in Jackson County is $260,000 for May of 2007, down from $285,000 in May 2006. Prices continue to be driven lower due to high volumes of inventory. Jared Hokanson Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com (0 comments)
Buyer finds 100% financing on manufactured home in Eagle Point - 06/08/07 07:42 PM
Buyer finds 100% financing on manufacture home in Eagle Point Jared Hokanson Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com We have an accepted offer on a double wide manufactured home in Eagle Point Oregon. I've talked to many many lenders that said it was not possible, however, we have a local lender, Jefferson State Mortgage with some connections and putting some different 1st time home buyer programs in place, seller paid closing costs and the buyer will now be a proud homeowner of a 1999, 3 bed/2 bath home, all for under $1,100 a month!!! Please contact me if you'd like info on how we did it. Jared Hokanson Realtor (0 comments)
Asbestos cover up in Medford? - 06/07/07 12:04 AM
Asbestos cover up in Medford? Jared Hokanson Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com I showed a home today in West Medford with asbestos siding to a client, he said he'd have to have it resided for him to live in it, no ifs ands or buts. Two weeks ago, different client, same house, "asbestos siding, no big deal, we used to play in the stuff when I was a kid." Same house, same asbestos siding. One offered on the home, the other figured it wasn't worth it due to the amount of repair it would need, especially the siding. So...at my clients request, I called a couple (1 comments)
"But it's listed with someone else" - 06/06/07 12:48 AM
But it's listed with someone else Jared Hokanson Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com One of the common comments I get from my clients who are looking to buy a new home is, "but its listed with another company." To set the record straight, I can help you with ANY & EVERY home on the market that is listed with another agent from any other company, and 99% of the time the For Sale By Owners (fsbo) too. That counts if it is a home in Medford, Ashland, Talent, Phoenix, Central Point, or any where else in the beautiful Rogue Valley, Jackson County area. I ran into (2 comments)
Sales numbers up, prices down in Jackson County - 06/04/07 08:07 PM
Sales numbers up, prices down in Jackson County Jared Hokanson Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com In April 2007, 184 single family homes were sold, compared with 173 in April 2006. The median price for existing homes declined 7.1% to $257,200. For a three month rolling quarter, median prices declined 4.5% to $262,500. There are about 2,350 homes on the market right now, up 41 percent from a year ago. So what do all those numbers mean? Its a great time to buy a home in Jackson County Oregon!!!! Jared Hokanson Realtor Medford Oregon www.jaredhokanson.com (0 comments)
Home staging 101 - 06/02/07 08:45 PM
Many people underestimate the importance of curb appeal when selling their home. When you want to get top dollar for your property, it's important that the exterior be just as appealing as the interior. Why not put the effort into the little extras that will show people how much you have cared for your home. Many potential buyers scout around their target areas taking down the numbers of homes for sale that are of interest to them. If the outside of your home looks tired and uncared for, chances are your real estate agent won't be getting a call from that (5 comments)
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