Category Bend Oregon


Which are the best neighborhoods in Bend? Naturally when someone decides to relocate to Bend, OR they want to know which neighborhoods are the best or most desirable. In this series of 4 posts, we will provide information about the 13 different neighborhoods in Bend, OR. Hopefully this post will help you get a feel for […]

Halloween Events in Bend, OR 10/31/2016

If you still don’t have plans for Halloween night, here’s a list of events happening in and around Bend, OR. Thanks to The Bend Bulletin and The Source Weekly for compiling the list. Family & Kid Friendly Come trick or treat at Brookswood Meadow Plaza on Halloween! Youngsters in costume are invited to visit participating businesses […]

The Tree Farm – Proposed New Subdivision in Bend, Oregon

This morning I attended a presentation about a new subdivision called The Tree Farm that has been proposed for NW Bend off of Skyliners Road. Unless you know the history of the land, the name might initially sound odd. When the big pine mills moved to Bend in the early 1900s, this property was one […]

Anheuser-Busch Buys Bend’s 10 Barrel Brewing

By KTVZ.COM news sources POSTED: 9:30 AM PST November 5, 2014  UPDATED: 10:12 AM PST November 5, 2014  BEND, Ore. – Anheuser-Busch – the world’s largest brewer and a global powerhouse – announced Wednesday it has agreed to purchase Bend’s 10 Barrel Brewing Company, for undisclosed terms. Here’s a bit more from their news release – KTVZ will have much more on this surprise announcement tonight on […]

Bend, Oregon Vacation Rental Controversy

(This topic has been updated. Read the blog post by clicking here: Short Term Rental Code Amendments) I have helped numerous buyers identify and purchase homes that would make profitable vacation rentals in Bend. Bend has a lot of tourists and for many of them, renting a house is preferable to staying in a hotel. […]

Downtown Bend Reports Record Occupancy Rate

POSTED: 12:03 PM PDT July 8, 2014 by BEND, Ore. – The Downtown Bend Business Association announces record occupancy for 2nd quarter of 2014. For the second straight quarter a record was broken. The highest leasing rate in five years was set at the end of the quarter as 98% of the available spaces are occupied. The occupancy rate is […]

Drew Bledsoe has listed his Bend, Oregon estate for $9.95 million

Former NFL quarterback Drew Bledsoe has placed his Bend, Oregon home on the market. The New England Patriots/Buffalo Bills quarterback, who retired in 2006, is asking $9.95 million for the Bend, Oregon estate, located in the gated community The Highlands at Broken Top. The home was custom designed by Janet Jarvis and includes extraordinary finishes […]