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Bend Oregon Homes

by John and Sandy Kohlmoos on January 19, 2014

Recovery and Optimism in Bend for 2014 The Bend market is on the road to recovery. 1980 homes sold in 2012, and in 2013, that number bumped to 2261 (an increase of 14%). Total dollar volume increased by a shocking 38%, and the median price increased by 22%. Optimism reigns; we’re excited about 2014! See […]

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Pending Sales Soar in Bend . . . March 2014

by John and Sandy Kohlmoos on April 15, 2014

210 Homes Pended As the peerless pundit previously predicted, we’re going to see some hefty sales figures in Bend come May. The local real estate market appears to be shifting into seasonal overdrive as we saw 210 homes pended in March. These homes will normally close 45-60 days after going pending. 155 Sales in Bend […]

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“The Boston Globe” on Bend Oregon

March 18, 2014
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Check out this great article by correspondents Diane Bair and Pamela Wright in the March 15 edition of  The Boston Globe (Bend Oregon Beer Town USA). It pretty well captures the essence of Bend. The above photo is by Pete Alport/Visit Bend. Bend, Oregon: Great beers, a greater outdoors BEND, Ore. — “This place has […]

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The Life of Riley in Bend Oregon!

March 17, 2014
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61048 Parrell Road, Bend OR 97702 MLS# 2011401492 Offered at $249,000 Just Imagine Imagine sitting on your sunny private rear deck sipping a cool one and enjoying the casual Central Oregon outdoor lifestyle as the world  (or the golfers) go by.   It doesn’t get much better. Schedule a tour. 61048 Parrell Road And there’s […]

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Bend Real Estate . . . Ready for Takeoff . . . February 2014

March 12, 2014
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Old Man Winter finally paid Bend a visit in February. We saw over 100″ of new snow at Mt. Bachelor, and a pretty feeble season suddenly turned into a good one. The real estate market attained a modicum of stability in February as well. The median price of a home in Bend hovered around $271,000 […]

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GolfBoarding at Tetherow

February 24, 2014
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Powder at Bachelor Seems like both my master and mistress have been riding a fair amount of powder at Mt. Bachelor of late. Also seems like all this time in the “blower pow” has made them more than a little wacky! A Crazy New Product . . . “GolfBoard” For the last week, all my […]

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How’s The Real Estate Market In Bend? January 2014

February 11, 2014
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Real Estate in Bend After the solid recovery seen in 2013, the Bend real estate market rolled into 2014 with a sense of optimism and ready to rock. The market in January, however, proved to be as dry as the weather. After a brilliant summer, and six consecutive months of 200 sales or more, the […]

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Broken Top Homes For Sale

January 31, 2014
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Broken Top Broken Top, on Bend’s favored westside, has for almost two decades been considered one of Oregon’s premier golf communities. Custom homes  at Broken Top line the fairways of the championship 18 hole track that meanders through the community.  The course, designed by Tom Weiskopf, is a classic resort course with no adjoining fairways. […]

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Single Level on the Sunny Southeast Side of Bend . . . $229,000

January 30, 2014
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20964 West View 3 bedrooms/2 baths and 1380 square feet Offered at $229,000 Sorry, this home has sold at full price; closed in just 19 days! The Sunny Southeast Side Seems like the buzz in Bend Oregon real estate normally focuses on the “yuppified” westside of town, with its craft beers, boutique restaurants, and California […]

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The Parks at Broken Top

January 15, 2014
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19517 Blue Lake Loop 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, 2701 square feet Offered at $509,000 Sorry, this home has sold. Call us for info on other listings in The Parks. The Parks at Broken Top The Parks at Broken Top, a “new urbanist” neighborhood on Bend’s sought after west side, has been an amazingly popular community […]

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How’s The Bend Real Estate Market . . . December 2013?

January 8, 2014
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Bend in December Well, we got the predicted cold weather in Bend in December. Check out those geese (above) on the partially frozen Deschutes near the Old Mill District. But, none of the snow we wanted. It’s enough to make a man cranky! Bend Real Estate Snapshot And, speaking of cranky . . . the […]

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