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A Vision for the Parrott

Parrott House

Home restorer brings Roseburg’s Parrott House back to life!

Heidi Lael had been renovating historic properties for nearly two decades when she took on her most personal — and epic — project to date. A gorgeous historic Queen Anne Victorian home, built in 1891 on Parrott Creek in Roseburg, had gone back to the bank during the economic recession. Lael, who had longstanding ties to the community, could see the house’s future in her mind: a beautifully renovated destination restaurant. Now, in 2011, it was coming up for auction. Lael...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Farm, Ranch & Vineyard, Lake Oswego, Portland


Broken Top Community: A Favorite in Bend

Broken Top Community - Aerial View

Great Communities Don’t Just Happen by Chance!

Master planning a community is a true art form that takes true expertise and commitment. Successful communities do not just happen by chance, but are thoughtfully designed and laid out to capture the best views, celebrate the natural geography, enhance resident safety and provide residents with an abundance of amenities that will enhance their lifestyle; all culminating in a place that is celebrated for years and generations. Sonja Porter, a Broker with Cascade Sotheby’s...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Tips


Community Support a Family Affair for Julie Allen

Home Ownership

BEND, OR – Growing up in Ventura County, Julie Allen shares an affinity for the residents of her former California community. Julie, along with husband Geordan, are embarking on a rescue mission, trekking south near where the wildfires have devasted so many, to deliver supplies and donations to the evacuees from the Camp Fire in Paradise/Chico, and the Woolsey and Hill Fires in the Los Angeles vicinity and Ventura Counties. Hurriedly collecting items since the inception of...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon


Cascade Sotheby’s Seizes Market Share in Farm, Ranch and Vineyard Division

Farm, Ranch & Vineyard

Brokerage Welcomes New Brokers Expert in Recreational Properties

Bend, OR – In 2017 Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty hit $1.3 billion in closed sales thanks in part to its robust growth and expansion in farm, ranch and vineyard properties. With growing demand from out-of-state buyers looking to Oregon’s farms, ranches and vineyards for spacious production and recreational properties, Cascade Sotheby’s Farm, Ranch and Vineyard division is booming: the division’s revenue has climbed from $122,165,000 in 2014 to over $200,000,000...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Farm, Ranch & Vineyard


Vandenborn and Blossey Helps Build a New Story

New Story

Bend, OR – The donations from the Sotheby's International Realty® network to New Story have already provided safe homes for families in Haiti, Bolivia, and El Salvadar with a new community underway in Mexico. Thanks to the collaborative effort of New Story and donors like Central Oregon Brokers  Natalie Vandenborn and Laura Blossey, families get to move out of their make-shift tent camps and into new, safe homes following earthquakes or other natural disasters. Vandenborn...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon


Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty Welcomes New Manager of Broker Relations

Cascade Sotheby's

BEND, OR – Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty welcomes a new manager of broker relations, Corinne Burt. Burt will support brokers with both compliance and best practices so they can provide the first-class service which is the hallmark of the Sotheby’s brand. In addition, she will keep the firm current with changing state, local and regional regulations governing real estate transactions. “Compliance and best practices are constantly evolving—these are some...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Lake Oswego, Oregon Coast, Portland, Sisters, Southwest Washington, Sunriver, The Pearl, Vancouver


First Friday Art Walk in Bend Oregon

Authenticity > Perfection

Please join us Friday, December 7th at our Downtown Bend Showroom (821 NW Wall St, Bend, OR) from 5 – 8 PM, to enjoy the artwork of MaryLea Harris. This event is sponsored by Cascade Sotheby's International Realty and your host for the evening Ryan McGlone along with co-sponsors Nicole Zukas and Brent Lucas from Academy Mortgage who will be serving wine and beer samples. Donate A Pair Of New Kids Or Youth Winter Boots to Family Access Network For the second...

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


Cascade Sotheby’s Brokers Field Trip to Learn More About Off-Grid Living

CSIR Brokers at Three Rivers

Three Rivers Recreation Area at Lake Billy Chinook

On a beautiful fall day in Central Oregon, a dozen of our Cascade Sotheby's International Realty brokers ventured North to visit Three Rivers Recreation Area at Lake Billy Chinook. The trip, inspired by Meg Cummings and Kent Crook, was set up to educate our brokers about the community and the Off-Grid lifestyle that it represents. After touring several homes with Meg, the team was enlightened by a Solar Power educational seminar conducted by Kent who is very knowledgeable...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Farm, Ranch & Vineyard, Sisters, Tips


Awbrey Butte Tour of Luxury Homes

Awbrey Butte

BEND, OR – Combining luxurious living with expansive views, Awbrey Butte offers panoramic cityscapes, bordered by the glorious Cascades. It’s a bird’s eye perspective for those wishing to live at a slight elevation, yet just a stone’s throw to conveniences, amenities and the downtown vibe. Offering larger lots, privacy and ample space for outdoor living, these properties are highly desirable. Many residents are attracted to the area by their ability to access local Bend...

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


Open Your Mind to Creative Living Spaces

Unique Properties

BEND, OREGON – In many ways, the space in which we choose to reside often defines us. Yes, we decorate our humble abodes in ways which reflect our personal style and translate our personality through furnishings, art and color. But, in what one ultimately views as a literal money pit with the only solution being serious demolition, others are able to visualize the inner beauty of unlimited potential. There’s a special something about the inherent charm of something man-made,...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Farm, Ranch & Vineyard, Lake Oswego, Oregon Coast, Portland, Sisters, Southwest Washington, Sunriver, The Pearl, Vancouver, What to Do


A Vision for the Parrott

Parrott House

Home restorer brings Roseburg’s Parrott House back to life!

Heidi Lael had been renovating historic properties for nearly two decades when she took on her most personal — and epic — project to date. A gorgeous historic Queen Anne Victorian home, built in 1891 on Parrott Creek in Roseburg, had gone back to the bank during the economic recession. Lael, who had longstanding ties to the community, could see the house’s future in her mind: a beautifully renovated destination restaurant. Now, in 2011, it was coming up for auction. Lael...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Farm, Ranch & Vineyard, Lake Oswego, Portland


Broken Top Community: A Favorite in Bend

Broken Top Community - Aerial View

Great Communities Don’t Just Happen by Chance!

Master planning a community is a true art form that takes true expertise and commitment. Successful communities do not just happen by chance, but are thoughtfully designed and laid out to capture the best views, celebrate the natural geography, enhance resident safety and provide residents with an abundance of amenities that will enhance their lifestyle; all culminating in a place that is celebrated for years and generations. Sonja Porter, a Broker with Cascade Sotheby’s...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Tips


Community Support a Family Affair for Julie Allen

Home Ownership

BEND, OR – Growing up in Ventura County, Julie Allen shares an affinity for the residents of her former California community. Julie, along with husband Geordan, are embarking on a rescue mission, trekking south near where the wildfires have devasted so many, to deliver supplies and donations to the evacuees from the Camp Fire in Paradise/Chico, and the Woolsey and Hill Fires in the Los Angeles vicinity and Ventura Counties. Hurriedly collecting items since the inception of...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon


Cascade Sotheby’s Seizes Market Share in Farm, Ranch and Vineyard Division

Farm, Ranch & Vineyard

Brokerage Welcomes New Brokers Expert in Recreational Properties

Bend, OR – In 2017 Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty hit $1.3 billion in closed sales thanks in part to its robust growth and expansion in farm, ranch and vineyard properties. With growing demand from out-of-state buyers looking to Oregon’s farms, ranches and vineyards for spacious production and recreational properties, Cascade Sotheby’s Farm, Ranch and Vineyard division is booming: the division’s revenue has climbed from $122,165,000 in 2014 to over $200,000,000...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Farm, Ranch & Vineyard


Vandenborn and Blossey Helps Build a New Story

New Story

Bend, OR – The donations from the Sotheby's International Realty® network to New Story have already provided safe homes for families in Haiti, Bolivia, and El Salvadar with a new community underway in Mexico. Thanks to the collaborative effort of New Story and donors like Central Oregon Brokers  Natalie Vandenborn and Laura Blossey, families get to move out of their make-shift tent camps and into new, safe homes following earthquakes or other natural disasters. Vandenborn...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon


Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty Welcomes New Manager of Broker Relations

Cascade Sotheby's

BEND, OR – Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty welcomes a new manager of broker relations, Corinne Burt. Burt will support brokers with both compliance and best practices so they can provide the first-class service which is the hallmark of the Sotheby’s brand. In addition, she will keep the firm current with changing state, local and regional regulations governing real estate transactions. “Compliance and best practices are constantly evolving—these are some...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Lake Oswego, Oregon Coast, Portland, Sisters, Southwest Washington, Sunriver, The Pearl, Vancouver


First Friday Art Walk in Bend Oregon

Authenticity > Perfection

Please join us Friday, December 7th at our Downtown Bend Showroom (821 NW Wall St, Bend, OR) from 5 – 8 PM, to enjoy the artwork of MaryLea Harris. This event is sponsored by Cascade Sotheby's International Realty and your host for the evening Ryan McGlone along with co-sponsors Nicole Zukas and Brent Lucas from Academy Mortgage who will be serving wine and beer samples. Donate A Pair Of New Kids Or Youth Winter Boots to Family Access Network For the second...

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


Cascade Sotheby’s Brokers Field Trip to Learn More About Off-Grid Living

CSIR Brokers at Three Rivers

Three Rivers Recreation Area at Lake Billy Chinook

On a beautiful fall day in Central Oregon, a dozen of our Cascade Sotheby's International Realty brokers ventured North to visit Three Rivers Recreation Area at Lake Billy Chinook. The trip, inspired by Meg Cummings and Kent Crook, was set up to educate our brokers about the community and the Off-Grid lifestyle that it represents. After touring several homes with Meg, the team was enlightened by a Solar Power educational seminar conducted by Kent who is very knowledgeable...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Farm, Ranch & Vineyard, Sisters, Tips


Awbrey Butte Tour of Luxury Homes

Awbrey Butte

BEND, OR – Combining luxurious living with expansive views, Awbrey Butte offers panoramic cityscapes, bordered by the glorious Cascades. It’s a bird’s eye perspective for those wishing to live at a slight elevation, yet just a stone’s throw to conveniences, amenities and the downtown vibe. Offering larger lots, privacy and ample space for outdoor living, these properties are highly desirable. Many residents are attracted to the area by their ability to access local Bend...

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


Open Your Mind to Creative Living Spaces

Unique Properties

BEND, OREGON – In many ways, the space in which we choose to reside often defines us. Yes, we decorate our humble abodes in ways which reflect our personal style and translate our personality through furnishings, art and color. But, in what one ultimately views as a literal money pit with the only solution being serious demolition, others are able to visualize the inner beauty of unlimited potential. There’s a special something about the inherent charm of something man-made,...

categorized in About CSIR, Bend, Central Oregon, Farm, Ranch & Vineyard, Lake Oswego, Oregon Coast, Portland, Sisters, Southwest Washington, Sunriver, The Pearl, Vancouver, What to Do


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