Vacation Rentals vs. Long-term Rentals in Bend Oregon

Real estate investors in Bend are fortunate to have a way to make money on their investment properties that isn’t available in many cities.  Because Bend, Oregon is well known as a vacation destination, investors can turn the properties they plan on holding long term into vacation rentals.  A good vacation rental in Central Oregon […]

Sold: Rustic 4 Bed 3 Bath Home in Three Rivers South

Address: 17020 Milky Way, Bend, Oregon 97707 Price:  $239,900 Square Feet:  1624 Bedrooms:  4 Bathrooms:  3 Acres:  .57           Start making memories today! Have you been looking for that perfect second home for weekend get-a-ways? This beautiful home situated in the trees has everything you’ve been looking for. Enjoy your morning soak […]

Median Home Price Just One Indicator of Market Strength in Bend

How important is median price when it comes to determining the value of your home?  The answer is:  Not at all.  It is a good indicator of what is happening in the real estate market as a whole but not for your house specifically.  For most people a short article in the Bend Bulletin about […]

Vacation Home Sales on the Rise and Closer to Home

Central Oregon has long been a premier vacation destination and by extension a desirable location to own a vacation home.  The climate and abundant outdoor activities have been drawing vacationers for decades.  In the late 1960’s and ’70s the construction of Sunriver, Seventh Mountain, and Black Butte Resorts provided the perfect platforms for people to buy vacation homes.  These vacation communities were […]