Monthly Archives: January 2008


I’ve been helping a really wonderful gal from Portland find a homesite in the Three Rivers South area, south of Bend. Her family loves the snow and wants to live where there’s a lot of it. They made a great choice with Three Rivers South! For those of you unfamiliar with the area, Sunriver, Three […]

Great news for the central oregon real estate market

For those of you that have been holding out on buying a home because you wanted to wait to see what the market would do, the results are in for 2007.  According to the Central Oregon Association of Realtors, the median sales price for single-family homes in Bend held steady at $349,000, not far off the median sales price for […]

It’s time to get real

Reality check!!! Today’s post is about buyers and sellers with unrealistic expectations and my attempt to bring them back to reality. I chatted with a coworker about my plan to post this topic and she said “You can’t talk about that. Your clients will get upset with you and probably switch agents.” I disagree. I […]

Happy New Year! Important info for out of state sellers

Happy New Year! I hope you all had a wonderful holiday season. Mine was a bit extended, but I’m finally ready to get serious again. Back to work! In the spirit of the new year, let’s talk about a new Oregon Law, House Bill 2592. This law, effective January 1, 2008, will affect all non-Oregon […]