Tag Archives | Real Estate

Show And Tell…..

You are all aware that I’m really a stickler when it comes to the online presentation of my property listings. 50% of my time is spent working with buyers – so I’m constantly looking at the Central Oregon MLS to find homes for these people to see. And for the last 12+ years I’ve been […]

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What Took You So Long?

There is a general feeling among many living in Central Oregon that housing inventory is low and homes are flying off the market just days after they go Active. Well…some of those feeling are certainly based on facts – but there is a bunch more to the story that potential sellers need to know. Yes…inventory […]

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Goodbye 2017! Real Estate Year in Review: Part I

Inventory.  Or lack thereof, is what drove a large part of the market in 2017.  Factoids: There has been LESS than four-months of single family residential inventory in Bend since September of 2014. Less than six-months supply is considered a seller’s market.  And, Redmond has not seen higher than 3-months of inventory since that same […]

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Baby Boomers Bustin’ Out…

According to Freddie Mac’s newly released “55+ Survey Of Housing Pland & Perceptions Of Those Born Before 1961”  (who comes up with these names???) there could be a great migration in the next several years. Seems Baby Boomers and others aged 55 or older, comprising up to several million current home owers, say they plan […]

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Top Ten…Good or Bad??

“Deschutes County home prices continue to rise at one of the fastest rates in the country, again making the top 10 in new statistics out Tuesday from the Federal Home Financing Administration.” Hmmm…another list where we find our fair City of Bend. And get this….we beat-out San Francisco on this one!!: “The Bend-Redmond metro area, […]

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