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2017 Bend Real Estate Market Update

Compared to this time last year, market-wide, the average sales price increased 10.27% to $464,810 and the median sales price increased 10.83% to $399,000. At the end of 2017, there were 371 single-family homes for sale, 182 pending sales, and 2,479 homes had sold. The number of homes sold in 2017 is 2% lower than 2016 despite the fact that inventory is nearly 8% higher.


Deschutes County approves ‘lot of record’ amendment

From The Bulletin, Published Nov. 1, 2017 “More than a year after a state land-use decision changed the way Deschutes County establishes legal lots, the Deschutes County Commission approved an amendment to county code to streamline the process. Until September 2016, Deschutes County treated properties that had been issued building, septic or land use permits […]

Adding an ADU to your property in Bend, OR

An accessory dwelling unit, or ADU, is a small dwelling unit on a property that already contains a single-family dwelling as the primary use. The ADU may be attached to or detached from the main single-family dwelling. ADUs are often called “mother-in-law apartments” or “granny flats”. They can provide rental income for the property owner […]

Which Neighborhoods Are Closest To Mountain Bike Trails?

Bend, Oregon is well known for its mountain bike trails. The Visit Bend website reports over 277 miles of singletrack with more being built every day. It makes sense that if you’re moving to Bend to enjoy the abundant outdoor recreation, you’d want to live close to it. Just which neighborhoods are closest to the […]

Bend Real Estate Market Update Q2 2017

Bend, OR Real Estate Statistics Q2 2017 Welcome to our Bend Real Estate Market Update for the Second Quarter of 2017. These statistics are for stick built homes on 1.0 acre or less in Bend zip codes 97701, 97702 and 97703 and do not include manufactured homes, condos, or townhomes. This report uses market data […]

Navigating Bend, OR Like a Local with Locals Compass

To help homebuyers familiarize themselves with Bend, Oregon before the big move, The Brundage Smith real estate team at Total Property Resources is collaborating with Bend-based travel marketplace Locals Compass. The company connects travelers with locals for personalized travel itineraries and is offering readers a free 1-day itinerary to better acquaint themselves to the area. […]

Contemporary Sophistication in Tetherow on Bend’s West Side

The Brundage Smith real estate team at Total Property Resources is pleased to present 19354 SW Seaton Loop, Bend Oregon 97702. Quality and sophistication await you in this exceptional single-level home for sale in the sought-after Tetherow community in SW Bend, Oregon. The progressive architecture and contemporary design of this Bend Trend-built home will not […]