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May 2022 Beacon Report for Central Oregon

Changing Real Estate Market Conditions in Central Oregon? The May Beacon Report for Central Oregon is in, but is it telling the full story? Not quite, according to Bend Relo’s Team Lead, David Keyte. “We have a fast moving market in Central Oregon which is not reflected in the April closing data. That’s because the…

April 2022 Beacon Report for Central Oregon

Basketball wasn’t the only thing seeing some high jumps in March — the April Beacon Report for Central Oregon proves, yet again, that it’s still a sellers market. Bend is showing another leap in prices, with a low inventory trend. Redmond’s market is remaining highly competitive, and had its highest priced month yet. Let’s take…

March 2022 Beacon Report for Central Oregon Real Estate

The March Beacon Report for Central Oregon is here and yet again, it’s a HOT sellers market. Bend is showing a steadily low inventory trend, with soaring prices. Redmond’s market remains strong and fast, while also low on inventory. Let’s take a closer look at the details and the other communities. The median home price…

February 2022 Beacon Report: Central Oregon Market Trends

No surprises, here: The Central Oregon Beacon Report for February 2022 shows that Bend is low on inventory and median home prices are ticking up. Fifteen minutes up the road in Redmond, prices are significantly increasing, and also low on home inventory. Let’s dive into the details and the other communities. In Bend, the median…

2022 Central Oregon Real Estate Market Predictions

If there’s anything the past two years have taught us it’s how lucky we are to call Central Oregon home, AND how hard it is to make predictions about the local real estate market. However, we can confidently say that if 2022 is anything like 2021, buckle up. The median home values and price per…

Five Reasons To Sell Your Home In the Winter

Here are five reasons to sell your home in the winter, and why selling your home in the cold weather season may be the right choice for you. Sure, spring and summer are the most popular times to buy and sell a home in Central Oregon, but that’s not to say that winter should be…

January 2022 Beacon Report: Central Oregon Market Trends

The January Beacon Report for Central Oregon Real Estate Market Trends is in! We’ve got the latest stats on the Central Oregon Real Estate Market. Median home price dips in Bend and Sisters, but not Redmond. Average days on market in Bend is relatively flat compared to November, but in Sisters, they saw homes sell…

Teaming Up To Give Back

A Year In Review: Bend Relo’s Annual Giving Bend Relo’s annual giving not only feels good, but is good for our community, too. With over $20,000 in charitable donations for 2021 alone we wanted to highlight some of the nonprofits we partner with, and our pay-it-forward philosophy. Each quarter, the agent who helps the most…

December 2021 Beacon Report: Central Oregon Market Trends

Without further ado, the December 2021 Beacon Report for Central Oregon is in! The market conditions in Bend are competitive, Redmond held steady, and Sisters’ median home price soared.  It was another record-setting month in Bend. The median price for a single family home jumped from $645,000 in October to $683,000 in November. This represents…

Eligible Clients Now Have Cash Offer Access

Accept.inc for Bend Relo Clients Buying a home is a big decision, and just getting through the front door to the negotiation table, requires buying power. In hot markets like Central Oregon’s, we’ve all heard the stories of multiple offers, bidding wars, and all-cash-offer-wins. These can be anxiety inducing to home buyers, and we know…

NOVEMBER 2021 BEACON REPORT: Central Oregon Market Trends

The November 2021 Beacon Report is in — plus, we have some big news! If you missed the announcement on social media, FRED Real Estate Group was recently acquired by Colorado-based West + Main Homes. West + Main’s culture, mission, and brand emphasis strongly align with Bend Relo, and we are ecstatic to grow together.…

Introducing Bend Relo at West + Main

Our brokerage, FRED Real Estate Group, was recently acquired by Colorado-based West + Main Homes. The acquisition comes with the announcement that after 15 years of running the biggest independent brokerage in Central Oregon, owners Fred and Keeley Manilla are retiring. Enter West + Main Homes, a Colorado-based brokerage with a similar culture, mission and…

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