First Friday Art Walk in Bend Oregon


Sarah combines color and pattern to create mesmerizing and joyful paintings

Please join us Friday, July 7th at our Downtown Bend Showroom (821 NW Wall St, Bend, OR) from 5 – 8 PM, to enjoy the artwork of Sarah Helen More. Complimentary wine and appetizers will be served. Your broker hosts for the evening will be Rebecca Devereaux, Sheila Balyeat and Haley Overton. Meet Sarah “As a […]

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First Thursday Art Walk in The Pearl


Raymond Klein has spent a lifetime making the world look better

Please join us Thursday, July 6th at our Portland Pearl Office (1321 NW Hoyt St, Portland, OR) from 4 – 7 PM, to enjoy the artwork of Raymond Klein. Complimentary wine and appetizers will be served. Your broker host for the evening will be Stacy Butchart. Music provided by local guitarist Justin Sheehy. Raymond Klein Bio […]

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Sherwood, Oregon Community Features and Activities

sherwood oregon house

There’s a lot to love about living in Sherwood, Oregon. It has a vibrant community, great schools, a beautiful downtown, and excellent proximity to both Portland and the Willamette Valley. In fact, Money has even ranked Sherwood fifth among the best places to live in the US. The city’s beginnings were humble, though. It was […]

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Mountain High Neighborhood Bend, Oregon

Mountain High Bend Oregon

If you’re looking for a place to live in Central Oregon with large home sites in a parklike setting filled with towering pines and mature native plants and shrubs, then check out Mountain High neighborhood in Southeast Bend. This premier gated community has many great looking custom homes, an active association with tennis courts, a […]

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Urban Core: Life in Portland’s Vibrant Pearl District

portland pearl district

Portland is growing up in the limelight, as lifestyle hounds flock to this green city that always makes the top livability lists. For residents of the Pearl District, the hottest and most vertical neighborhood in Oregon, the appeal is encompassed in one tidy sliver drawn by the Willamette River, NW Broadway, West Burnside Street and […]

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Spacious Oregon Coast Home With Breathtaking Ocean Views

gold beach home

Paul Wesselink was ready for retirement. He had spent decades at the helm of his family’s California-based custom home business. He built the homes while his wife, Kathy, and mother, Mary Wesselink-Fox, decorated the interiors. “I’ve been building homes since I was sixteen years old,” said Paul. He purchased his first house as a senior […]

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Community Features, Events, and Things to Do in Gresham, Oregon

mt hood view

Located about a half-hour drive away from downtown Portland, Gresham has a good mix of urban amenities, natural areas, and community events. Its population has boomed in recent decades, going from about 10,000 residents in 1970 to over 105,000 residents in 2010, making it the fourth largest city in Oregon. However, even with a larger […]

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Mississippi District Portland, Oregon: History and Community Features

portland oregon

The Mississippi District in Portland, Oregon is centered on the long stretch of Mississippi Avenue, lined with hip shops and excellent restaurants. Its residents are typically young and trendy, drawn to the community’s walkability and variety of local businesses. The neighborhood hasn’t always been a hot spot, though. It shares a similar history as the […]

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2017 Oregon Coast Summer Events

oregon coast summer

Visiting the Oregon Coast is quite the adventure no matter what the season is. But spending time there during the summer months makes for an extra special treat. Whether you’re lounging on the beach, enjoying your favorite beer at a local brewery, or going for a hike, there is plenty of opportunity for fun. In-between […]

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Port Orford, Oregon Real Estate and Information

port orford

Port Orford has been a unique and beautiful fishing port since 1851, when it was founded by Captain William Tichenor of the Steamship Sea Gull. Captain Tichenor wanted to establish a prosperous seaport, and Port Orford bay seemed like a good choice. It had a natural harbor, so ships could access the port without needing […]

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