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Sign, Sign….Everywhere a Sign.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia: “Signs” is a song by the Canadian rock group Five Man Electrical Band. It was written by the band’s front-man, Les Emmerson and popularized the relatively unknown band, who recorded it for their second album, Good-byes and Butterflies, in 1970. “Signs” was originally released that year as the B-side to […]

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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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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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Don’t Worry….Be Happy.

Bet you didn’t know there is a “Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index”.  Huh?  Yep….The index measures the well-being of states across five elements, according to an article in the Daily Real Estate News. These elements are;  purpose, social, financial, community and physical.  Then, these happy folks publish a list of the “Happiest States in the U.S.”  I […]

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