central oregon real estate: 2016 Real Estate Prices in Bend Oregon - 01/07/16 03:09 AM
Thanks to the continued economic recovery, Bend’s popularity as a destination and the scarcity of land on which to build within the city, we will keep seeing rising prices.“One of the primary forces on the local market is the desirability and livability of the region,” said Tim Duy, professor of practice at University of Oregon and senior director of the Oregon Economic Forum. “That is likely to be sustained into the next year. The fundamental forces driving that migration will still apply over 2016.”Bend, the fourth-fastest-growing city in Oregon in 2014, attracted more than 2,800 new residents that year, according to … (0 comments)

central oregon real estate: Home Seller Mistakes That Can Cost You - 12/29/15 03:50 AM
So you’ve decided to sell your home. It was possibly your first one, so you’ve never sold a home before. What do you need to know? A lot of things, and we’ve summarized them in a handy and comprehensive “Home Seller’s Guide” that we’ll be happy to get to you. The request form is on the bottom of this blog.So here a few costly home seller mistakes to avoid: Not Tidying Up: Family Photos and other personal items are best stored before the home is being shown. Remember that potential sellers want to imagine their furniture and their own personal items … (0 comments)

central oregon real estate: Custom 2000+ Square Foot Home & Guest House on 10+ Acres! - 09/25/15 02:48 AM
Listings to Leads - eFlyers

central oregon real estate: Great Pride of Ownership on a Large Private Lot! - 08/20/15 03:37 AM
Listings to Leads - eFlyers

central oregon real estate: 4 Bedroom Bend Home - Huge Lot - Cul-De-Sac Privacy! - 08/11/15 05:35 AM
Listings to Leads - eFlyers

central oregon real estate: Your Checklist For Purchasing A Home - 04/01/15 09:33 AM
 Let's Take Some of The Confusion Out of The Planning Process
So you’ve made the decision to buy a new home.  The old one is too small, or in the wrong location, or makes a perfect rental.  No matter what the reasons, your decision is to move forward and move on.  Although not meant to be a comprehensive and all-encompassing guide, below a few steps that will at least help you get organized and get started.
a.        Don’t forget to write a nice recommendation for your Realtor!
 In the age of social media, you have a plethora … (1 comments)

central oregon real estate: Easy Fixes to Increase the Value of your House - 03/18/15 05:15 AM
Quick Fixes to sell Your Home Fast!

        CURB APPEAL– The First Impression
 a)       FRONT YARD:  Pretend you are visiting your home for the first time.  Is it inviting and draws you in, or do you immediately see areas that need cleaning up?  Buyers like to be wooed by a nice front yard and they will notice everything – the trees, the grass, the driveway, shrubs that need maintenance and the flower pots that are begging for some new spring planting. – Keep the grass mowed, the shrubs and trees pruned, the pathway clean, and spread some mulch to … (2 comments)

central oregon real estate: Are you ready to sell in the next 30 days....? - 07/11/14 08:31 AM
  Are you ready to sell in the next 30 days....?   If so, great! Zillow recently introduced "Coming Soon" inventory *** ONLY TO THEIR PREMIER AGENTS LIKE US!!! ***  
Home shoppers can search for and find properties that are not yet listed on the market, but expect to be listed for sale within 30 days.  
  What does this mean for you.... You will get a head start on marketing before being placed in our incredible Exclusive Listing program backed by our elite marketing power! Now Zillow’s Premier Agents and you, through Zillow, can gauge … (0 comments)

central oregon real estate: An Update on Central Oregon's Exciting Market! - 10/19/09 08:34 AM
Real estate activity really picked up in the last 3 month's with our team selling 4 times as much property per month compared to the monthly averages over the last 2 years !! Clearly a sign that lost of buyers are jumping into the market. We still have plenty of inventory on the market and some GREAT prices!   Here are some interesting stats on Residential homes in Bend with 3+ bedrooms and priced under $150,000 : The total inventory is 148 units, 21 of them are bank owned foreclosures and 110 are short sales.....this means that only 17 homes are not … (2 comments)