central oregon real estate: Beautiful Log Home $825,000 - 04/26/08 05:54 PM
Gentleman's Ranch or Private Estate - Smith Rock Area - Redmond, Central Oregon.
  This FULL-SCRIBE LOG HOME & GUEST HOUSE is located at the base of Stunning Smith Rock, world famous for rock climbing, hiking, bird watching. 
Just six miles north of Redmond, in the quiet town of Terrebonne.  
This custom-built, home is a work of art, with hand carvings, and other unusal touchs including a wall of windows overlooking the breath taking view!
The main home has over 2100 sq.ft., With an antique oak entry door, slate entry imported from Brazil, and extensive tile work. Oak hardwood floors, fireplaces of Camas … (2 comments)

central oregon real estate: 9520 Smith Rock Loop, Terrebonne, OR 97760 - 04/15/08 04:33 PM
NO LONGER ON THE MARKET Location, View & Comfort - What More Could You Want? Location: Terrebonne, OR Location, location, location! Privacy at a premium all on 5 acres with irrigation. Outstanding one level full scribe log home with unique fireplaces, detailed hand carvings, heat pump, hardwood and tile throughout. Oversized garage with shop, paved driveway and lots of covered parking. Security gated, has a barn, RV Storage and RV dump. Plus a 1080 sq ft guest house too. A must see!front of home facing Smith Rock Central Information Contact Information thesa@centraloregonbuzz.com Thesa Chambers, Broker, ABR 541-771-7064 Contact Reply Form Forward … (1 comments)

central oregon real estate: Lake Front Property in Central Oregon Can Be Difficult To Find - 03/28/08 04:56 AM
One of the most common request I receive from out of area buyers that is almost impossible to meet is finding lake front property.  Deschutes County and most of Central Oregon is full of beautiful lakes, streams and rivers, but our lakes generally are on public land.  There are a few exceptions but are they really exceptions?
Odell Lake and Crescent lake do have a few homes near them, most of these homes are actually built on land that is what we call Forest Service land and is owned by the good old U.S.A. there is a long term lease of the … (5 comments)

central oregon real estate: Best Buyer's Market in 20 Years - Central Oregon Rocks! - 01/31/08 08:33 AM
Are you tired of the doom and gloom so many real estate professionals and professions that are real estate related are putting out there?  If so, stay tuned... Central Oregon REALTORS® Association, Central Oregon Mortgage Association, Central Oregon Builders Association, Central Oregon Visitors Association and most of the Chambers of Commerce of the are joining forces and plan to make a difference.
We are all focusing on exposing the good news stories for our area; you know the ones that the media rarely talks about.  We are all ambassadors of the good news... This is the BEST Buyer's Market in 20 Years … (14 comments)

central oregon real estate: Central Oregon Issues With Underground Tanks - 10/22/07 03:42 PM
One of the questions on the Seller's Disclosure is - are there any underground tanks on the property. In La Pine and a lot of outlying areas the answer is generally yes, it is a septic tank.
Of course if you do not have sewer available a septic tank is a must. However, in other areas of the state and sometimes in Central Oregon there are other tanks to be aware of.
After completing high school I moved to Portland, Oregon. While I lived there I lived in a home with oil heat, the tank for this source of heat was … (6 comments)

central oregon real estate: Oregon REALTORS® Can Not Give Rebates! - 10/19/07 04:17 PM
Brokers in Oregon are not allowed to share their commission with an unlicensed person. Often times a seller, buyer or third party will ask for a payment for a referral or as a rebate at closing to give the buyer a bigger incentive to purchase a home.
Some Real Estate offices and franchises across the United States have built their business on helping buyers buy a home by offering a rebate at closing. In Oregon this is not acceptable, if your Real Estate professional offers this, they are breaking the law.
In 2007 this matter was reviewed and sponsored by Senator Winters. Changes … (21 comments)

central oregon real estate: Oregon Smoke Alarm Info - For Sellers & Buyers - 09/22/07 05:35 PM
One of the most common items found on home inspections in Oregon are the issue of out dated smoke alarms. In Oregon it is law that when a home transfers ownership all smoke alarms must meet the current code set forth by the State Fire Marshall.
REALTORS® are the main source of enforcing this issue. Some, do not like being the strong arm of this, however I feel that I would rather protect my seller to be within compliance and my buyers to know they are a little safer.
The law is actually pretty simple, all smoke alarms must have a hush feature. … (13 comments)

central oregon real estate: Mt. Bachelor Gearing Up For Ski Season! - 09/18/07 04:35 AM
Ski season is just around the corner and Mt. Bachelor is gearing up for the new season. With a new general manager, snow just around the corner and reservations starting to come in for the Thanksgiving weekend at the resorts. It is time to start thinking of season passes, winter tires and waxing the skis.
Sunriver offers a couple of great choices for equipment rental and purchases. Be sure to check out the Village Bike & Ski Shop or 4 Seasons both shops have very knowledgeable folks working them and are very pleasant to work with.
Getting to Mt Bachelor from Sunriver this … (7 comments)

central oregon real estate: Your Report Card For Your Flip!!! Get It Before The Buyer Does!!! - 09/13/07 05:04 PM
You know you are in stiff competition for the qualified buyers that are currently out there. You know that you purchased your home during the height of the real estate frenzy. You did a lot of the work to make this sale a profitable one yourself.
Now we have a buyer that has offered you a price for your home that you are in agreement to sell for. The buyer has hired a home inspector and the home inspection report is in, along with a repair addendum. Are YOU ready to see what might be considered the report card of your hard … (16 comments)

central oregon real estate: Are You Expecting TOO MUCH? - 09/07/07 04:13 AM
Are you expecting too much from your REALTOR® or are you being unrealistic?
A good REALTOR® will market your home, provide you with the comps, educate you on the market and represent you and your property in the very best light. They know the market, the area and will be able to get you the most for your property.
If your property is not getting showings, then you may be over priced for the market, your neighborhood or the type of property you are offered for sale. The price you list your home for should be competitive to others like it … (18 comments)

central oregon real estate: Central Oregon Outlined - 07/17/07 04:25 AM
Central Oregon is the destination for a lot of visitors ever year and many of these visitors become Real Estate buyers. Central Oregon offers many different landscapes, something not every area can provide. Central Oregon Real Estate is as diverse as the choices in scenery.
If you like trees, you will love the Sunriver, Three Rivers South, Caldera Springs, Vandevert Ranch and La Pine areas. Basically everything south of Sunriver is treed with meadow like openings here and there with spectacular views of the mountains.
If you want to live in the city and be close to shopping then Bend and Redmond may … (16 comments)

central oregon real estate: Central Oregonians Know How To Have Fun! - 07/10/07 07:17 PM
Central Oregon attracts visitors, and buyers for the lifestyle we enjoy here. La Pine has a bumper sticker that states "La Pine - Life On The Edge." I have written about that before, today we are going to explore just how far on the edge we like to live.

Most of you may have seen the article on National news about the man who tied 105 balloons to a lawn chair and took of for the wild blue yonder. He was from Bend, Oregon. A business owner and living on the edge. MSN news article can be found here. He did … (12 comments)

central oregon real estate: Looking To Cool Down? - 05/30/07 01:32 PM
Spring is ending and here in Central Oregon we are getting a taste of summer. Today it was 85 degrees in La Pine, which is located at the base of the Cascade Mountains. I had clients in town today that had never been to Central Oregon and are moving here because of a job transfer.
After finding our top picks of Central Oregon Real Estate we were all ready for some sight seeing. I needed photos for my website and of course I love to share them with all of you on ActiveRain. My clients came along for the ride, over … (17 comments)

central oregon real estate: MeMe | #2 | 5 More Boring Tid Bits About Little Ol MeMe - 05/29/07 02:52 PM
Lizette Fitzpatrick tagged me for a new MeMe - for 5 months I was able to fly under the wire and not be tagged; now twice in May I have been tagged. So, here are 5 new things about me that you may or may not know about me.
I worked for a company that I was the only woman employed. We had 15 well drillers, management, all men and me. My job was the state and county paperwork of start cards, well logs and all that great stuff. I am thankful I held this position; I understand Range, Section and Townships … (17 comments)

central oregon real estate: 17469 Gull Dr, Bend, Oregon 97707 - 05/24/07 06:47 AM
Dressed up and ready for you to move in! This home has been updated and is ready for you! One of the largest homes in Oregon Water Wonderland II and yet not one of the largest price tags.
This 3 bedroom 2 bath home has 2 dining areas 3 living areas and 2 bonus rooms for you office and hobby room. There is a place for everything with 3 decks for enjoying the outdoor lifestyle all on a half an acre
$277,000 ~~~ Ready for you to move into ~~~ New Paint ~ New Carpet ~ New Furnace ~ New Appliances … (8 comments)

central oregon real estate: Confused About What Area of Central Oregon Fits You? - 04/27/07 06:40 AM
Central Oregon Real Estate is often thought of as a diverse area. As a property buyer you have a lot of different terrains and locations to choose from. Almost every kind of view is available in Central Oregon, along with different climates.
A quick breakdown to help you know where your property search may be the most successful is outlined below.
Redmond and Terrebonneare at a lower elevation and do not typically get as much snow as a lot of other areas of Central Oregon. The trees are generally Juniper and the terrain is more open. If you like to view mountains, rock … (11 comments)

central oregon real estate: 16441 Heath Dr., La Pine, Oregon 97739 Sold - 04/19/07 02:35 PM
La Pine, Oregon home for sale in Hunting Meadows. Quiet neighborhood located just behind Rays Market. Convenient to Highway 97 and the amenities of La Pine. This home is 2 years new and has only been gently lived in. Great room is located to the rear of the home allowing for more privacy than most neighborhood homes in the area. Fully fenced yard on a corner lot gives a feel of more space than most homes in the area.
This La Pine home has been upgraded with higher quality carpet, knotty pine trim and garage door opener. Front landscaping is in … (3 comments)

central oregon real estate: Central Oregon Buyers Notice - 04/13/07 04:46 PM
Do we remember to remind our buyers of the following? As the market gets busier with nice weather it is time to remind ourselves to educate our buyers and remind them of







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central oregon real estate: Central Oregon Fun in the Sun! - 04/09/07 07:16 PM

This is a photo of my favorite spot in Central Oregon - Taylor Lake. Irish and Taylor Lakes are loctated about 12 miles from Cultus Lake Resort - to most this would sound like a quick little jont to find such a pristine place. But as wee traveled up this road on July 4, 2006 we were still having to 4X4 through 3 feet of snow in places and mud running down the road, the 12 miles takes about 2 hours to travel. This is not a place for the novice or the $50,000 SUV - this was our means of … (22 comments)

central oregon real estate: First Time Home Buyer and Insurance - 04/08/07 04:33 PM
Often times when I sit down with a first time home buyer we go over the expenses they may not have thought about, taxes and insurance to name two. Insurance is tricky, often times a buyer will ask me what I think the insurance will cost them. We all know that it varies from location to location, home to home and person to person, but what impact will this have on the buyer?
Sometimes the impact is more than we would expect, I had two different buyers, that purchased very similar properties in the same area. These were both manufactured homes on … (12 comments)

Thesa Chambers, Principal Broker - Licensed in Oregon (Fred Real Estate Group)

Thesa Chambers

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Bend, OR

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