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Real Estate Market Trends for January 2020

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Sales of residential homes in Bend were up 23% this December despite fewer active and new listings, and the median home price rose 3% month-to-month, based on the newest data we have for the local real estate market. The median home price is now $439,995, up slightly from $431,000 in November, and up 3% from […]

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December Real Estate Trends for Bend

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Although the median home price in Bend has captured headlines multiple times this past year for record-setting highs, it is now within one percentage point of the median home price in November 2018. Based on last month’s sales data, the current median home price in Bend is $431,000, down 9% from $471,250 in October. Although […]

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Giving Tuesday in Bend

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We knew when we established the Skjersaa Group in 2012 that we wanted to create a way to consistently give back to our amazing community. We feel so grateful to live in this beautiful place, and our passion for our natural resources and outdoor recreation fueled our desire to fund local environmental and conservation nonprofits. […]

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Jennie O’Loughlin Joins the Skjersaa Group

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We are thrilled to welcome Jennie O’Loughlin to the Skjersaa Group as our new Principal Broker, Operations Manager. Jennie brings a wealth of experience assisting with real estate and financial transactions to her new role with us. “Our team is very excited to have Jennie on board,” says Terry Skjersaa, Principal Broker, CRS. “Both Jennie’s […]

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August Market Trends for Bend Real Estate

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With the median home price in Bend at an all-time high of $470,000 and the first reduction of the interest rate by the US Federal Reserve in more than a decade, we are getting questions from our clients about the economy and how it may affect their real estate decisions. The most recent data for […]

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Real Estate Market Trends for July 2019

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After reaching an all-time median home price of $466,000, and with an overall increase of activity in May, the most current data we have from June for the Bend real estate market shows the median home price adjusting slightly downward to $445,050 and sales maintaining their brisk pace, with 236 Bend homes selling in June, up […]

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Median Home Price Hits New High in Bend

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With the median price of a home in Bend at an all-time high, there are some metrics from the newly-released real estate market trends that indicate buyers are not deterred or reactionary in their search. According to the most current market trends for Bend-area real estate, the median home price is up 4% month-to-month and […]

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FireFree Events in Bend

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With snow still melting at higher elevations and the Central Oregon landscape in full, spring bloom, “wildfire season” can seem a long way off, however fire prevention efforts are well under way in the Deschutes National Forest and other managed, public lands. Years of planning going into each prescribed burn, and we are grateful to […]

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Make Every Day Earth Day in Bend

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Earth Day is the world’s largest environmental movement and is celebrated in more than 193 countries to promote environmental awareness and increase efforts to protect our planet. This Monday, April 22, is the official Earth Day for 2019, and there are local events in Bend both this weekend and next in its honor. This Saturday, […]

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