Bend

Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty surpasses $1 billion in annual closed sales

It's another banner year for Cascade Sotheby's!

Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty brokerage, which has increased overall sales volume by 325% between 2015 and 2017, announces it surpassed $1 billion in closed real estate by the end of third-quarter 2017 and is on its way to its best year since opening in 2007. The company is one of the elite 25 Sotheby's International Realty® franchises in the U.S. in the billion-dollar volume category and is one of the top franchises in closed sales revenue in the entire Sotheby's...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Portland, Uncategorized


First Friday Art Walk in Bend Oregon

MaryLea Harris - Visual Artist

Please join us Friday, December 1st at our Downtown Bend Showroom (821 NW Wall St, Bend, OR) from 5 – 8 PM, to enjoy the artwork of MaryLea Harris. Your host for the evening will be Shelly Swanson along with Simplicity Homes. We are also partnering with the Deschutes Brewery who will be serving samples of their festive winter JUBELALE. MaryLea Harris Bio MaryLea Harris is a parent, educator, author, and founder of Pink and Green Mama, an award-winning arts and crafts...

categorized in Art, Bend, Central Oregon, What to Do


Earth Advantage Certification: Superior Energy Efficiency to Reduce Utility Bills

central oregon home

Earth Advantage is a third-party green building certification program that helps builders create durable, energy efficient, healthy, and resource-wise homes. While a home is built, it gets inspected multiple times in which there are 5 categories to earn certification points in: energy, land, materials, health, and water. The building is then given one of 5 certification levels, depending on how many points the property earns: Silver, Gold, Platinum, Net Zero Ready, or Net Zero. Some...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon, Tips


Stone Creek: Old Farm District Neighborhood in Bend, Oregon

stone creek bend home

One of the newest neighborhoods in Central Oregon, Stone Creek, is located in the up-and-coming Old Farm District of Bend, Oregon. If you appreciate being close to everything and living in a community that offers a lot amenities, then you need to visit this one. Living in Stone Creek, you'll be 6 minutes to the Old Mill District, 10 minutes to downtown, and only a couple of minutes away from the planned 37-acre Alpenglow Park. You'll also be close to all of the outdoor benefits...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon


Bathroom Tile Trends and Ideas

bathroom tile trends

Manuel Baptista grew his tile business from the ground up over the past thirty years. Baptista Tile’s showroom now has the largest selection in Bend, supplying a wide range of residential and commercial projects of all sizes. Here, his experts reflect on the top tile trends and ideas in materials, tones, forms and finishes. Materials We are seeing more transitional styles with cleaner lines that tend toward farmhouse, versus heavy looks such as lodge. Mixing materials is...

categorized in Bend, Tips


Bend, Oregon Winter Activities and Events

Central Oregon Winter

With the recent snowfall in the mountains, you can start to feel the excitement for those anticipating the beautiful winter in Central Oregon. Visitors travel from all over to experience Bend during the winter season. Whether you are bundling up to ski in the mountains or are looking to try some seasonal, local brews, there is really something for everyone of any hobby or age here. Below are a handful of ideas for things to do in Bend to make your winter here memorable. Mount...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon, Sisters, Sunriver, What to Do


Real Estate Buyer Incentive Program at Tetherow in Bend, Oregon

tetherow golf

Tetherow is a 700-acre golf and recreational planned resort community located in Bend, Oregon and nestled among the Ponderosa pines of the Deschutes National Forest with incredible views of the snowcapped Cascade Mountains. Tetherow offers a championship 18-hole golf course, a Golf Academy, clubhouse, restaurants, and a host of other amenities. Right now the developers at Tetherow are offering a 2017 buyer incentive for new homesites that covers all HOA and Tetherow Club dues...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon


Central Oregon Fall Activities

central oregon fall colors

From hiking to enjoying your favorite cup of coffee, it’s easy to take advantage of the fall season and everything it offers. Here are a few activities to enjoy the cooler weather, beautiful scenery, and the great community around Central Oregon. Oktoberfest To kickoff the fall season, Bend is holding it's annual Oktoberfest on September 15th & 16th, 2017. Beer, food, wine, cider, music, quirky games, and much more is there for you to enjoy during the free event. This is...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon, Sisters, Sunriver


Country Homes For Sale in Central Oregon

oregon country home

From the beautiful city of Portland to the wonderful views of the coast, you can experience a variety of places to live in Oregon. Another wonderful area to live is Central Oregon, especially if you're ready to get away from it all and buy a country home. With quiet spaces, incredible views, and great weather, owning a place out in the country in Central Oregon not only offers peaceful living, but you'll most likely be conveniently located near town, outdoor activities, and plenty...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon, Sisters


Favorite Scenic Viewpoints in Oregon

pilot butte bend oregon

The weather in Oregon is as beautiful as it is unpredictable. Fortunately, three of our favorite scenic viewpoints in the state are car accessible, so you can easily dash back in the case of inclement weather. Even better, each viewpoint is less than a thirty-minute drive from a picturesque fine dining establishment. Oregon Coast Otter Crest State Scenic Viewpoint - Otter Rock: While the name is a humorous nod to stormy conditions, the views at Cape Foulweather are a picturesque...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon, Oregon Coast, Portland


Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty surpasses $1 billion in annual closed sales

It's another banner year for Cascade Sotheby's!

Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty brokerage, which has increased overall sales volume by 325% between 2015 and 2017, announces it surpassed $1 billion in closed real estate by the end of third-quarter 2017 and is on its way to its best year since opening in 2007. The company is one of the elite 25 Sotheby's International Realty® franchises in the U.S. in the billion-dollar volume category and is one of the top franchises in closed sales revenue in the entire Sotheby's...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Portland, Uncategorized


First Friday Art Walk in Bend Oregon

MaryLea Harris - Visual Artist

Please join us Friday, December 1st at our Downtown Bend Showroom (821 NW Wall St, Bend, OR) from 5 – 8 PM, to enjoy the artwork of MaryLea Harris. Your host for the evening will be Shelly Swanson along with Simplicity Homes. We are also partnering with the Deschutes Brewery who will be serving samples of their festive winter JUBELALE. MaryLea Harris Bio MaryLea Harris is a parent, educator, author, and founder of Pink and Green Mama, an award-winning arts and crafts...

categorized in Art, Bend, Central Oregon, What to Do


Earth Advantage Certification: Superior Energy Efficiency to Reduce Utility Bills

central oregon home

Earth Advantage is a third-party green building certification program that helps builders create durable, energy efficient, healthy, and resource-wise homes. While a home is built, it gets inspected multiple times in which there are 5 categories to earn certification points in: energy, land, materials, health, and water. The building is then given one of 5 certification levels, depending on how many points the property earns: Silver, Gold, Platinum, Net Zero Ready, or Net Zero. Some...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon, Tips


Stone Creek: Old Farm District Neighborhood in Bend, Oregon

stone creek bend home

One of the newest neighborhoods in Central Oregon, Stone Creek, is located in the up-and-coming Old Farm District of Bend, Oregon. If you appreciate being close to everything and living in a community that offers a lot amenities, then you need to visit this one. Living in Stone Creek, you'll be 6 minutes to the Old Mill District, 10 minutes to downtown, and only a couple of minutes away from the planned 37-acre Alpenglow Park. You'll also be close to all of the outdoor benefits...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon


Bathroom Tile Trends and Ideas

bathroom tile trends

Manuel Baptista grew his tile business from the ground up over the past thirty years. Baptista Tile’s showroom now has the largest selection in Bend, supplying a wide range of residential and commercial projects of all sizes. Here, his experts reflect on the top tile trends and ideas in materials, tones, forms and finishes. Materials We are seeing more transitional styles with cleaner lines that tend toward farmhouse, versus heavy looks such as lodge. Mixing materials is...

categorized in Bend, Tips


Bend, Oregon Winter Activities and Events

Central Oregon Winter

With the recent snowfall in the mountains, you can start to feel the excitement for those anticipating the beautiful winter in Central Oregon. Visitors travel from all over to experience Bend during the winter season. Whether you are bundling up to ski in the mountains or are looking to try some seasonal, local brews, there is really something for everyone of any hobby or age here. Below are a handful of ideas for things to do in Bend to make your winter here memorable. Mount...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon, Sisters, Sunriver, What to Do


Real Estate Buyer Incentive Program at Tetherow in Bend, Oregon

tetherow golf

Tetherow is a 700-acre golf and recreational planned resort community located in Bend, Oregon and nestled among the Ponderosa pines of the Deschutes National Forest with incredible views of the snowcapped Cascade Mountains. Tetherow offers a championship 18-hole golf course, a Golf Academy, clubhouse, restaurants, and a host of other amenities. Right now the developers at Tetherow are offering a 2017 buyer incentive for new homesites that covers all HOA and Tetherow Club dues...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon


Central Oregon Fall Activities

central oregon fall colors

From hiking to enjoying your favorite cup of coffee, it’s easy to take advantage of the fall season and everything it offers. Here are a few activities to enjoy the cooler weather, beautiful scenery, and the great community around Central Oregon. Oktoberfest To kickoff the fall season, Bend is holding it's annual Oktoberfest on September 15th & 16th, 2017. Beer, food, wine, cider, music, quirky games, and much more is there for you to enjoy during the free event. This is...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon, Sisters, Sunriver


Country Homes For Sale in Central Oregon

oregon country home

From the beautiful city of Portland to the wonderful views of the coast, you can experience a variety of places to live in Oregon. Another wonderful area to live is Central Oregon, especially if you're ready to get away from it all and buy a country home. With quiet spaces, incredible views, and great weather, owning a place out in the country in Central Oregon not only offers peaceful living, but you'll most likely be conveniently located near town, outdoor activities, and plenty...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon, Sisters


Favorite Scenic Viewpoints in Oregon

pilot butte bend oregon

The weather in Oregon is as beautiful as it is unpredictable. Fortunately, three of our favorite scenic viewpoints in the state are car accessible, so you can easily dash back in the case of inclement weather. Even better, each viewpoint is less than a thirty-minute drive from a picturesque fine dining establishment. Oregon Coast Otter Crest State Scenic Viewpoint - Otter Rock: While the name is a humorous nod to stormy conditions, the views at Cape Foulweather are a picturesque...

categorized in Bend, Central Oregon, Oregon Coast, Portland


Follow

Follow this blog

Get every new post delivered right to your inbox.

Email address