How would you describe the Spirit of Bend, Oregon?

Read Transcript Below or Listen to the Podcast: Well, the spirit of Bend, Oregon has changed.  I've been here since 1995, so when I first moved here and mentioned where I was from, the response was, "Oh, you're from California?"  They didn't…

What is it like to work with Nest Bend Real Estate?

You may be wondering what it's like to work with Nest Bend Real Estate to buy or sell and home in Bend, Oregon. Here are a few of our most frequently asked questions and the answers from our founder, Karen Malanga. Question 1: How…

How to Create a Personalized Property Search in Just 3 Steps

When you're looking to buy property in Bend, Oregon or the surrounding areas, you can set up your own personalized property search of the Central Oregon MLS in 3 easy steps right here on our website. (Here is a comprehensive guide to buying…

Bend Oregon Home Buyers and Sellers - How we can help.

Read Transcript Below or Listen to the Podcast: I think the other transition that we can help with too is when people are buying and selling, perhaps in a market that's climbing like this and they're afraid, "Oh my gosh, I'm going to lose…

Bend Oregon Home Sellers Concerns

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DewFqF5Alaw Read Transcript Below or Listen to the Podcast: I think some people get nervous about the whole idea of selling their home, you know.  They may have had a life change, maybe they've lost a spouse--…

Bend Oregon Neighborhoods - Four Quadrants

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YEefbU23t9Q Read Transcript Below or Listen to the Podcast: Well, there's four quadrants in Bend, so a lot of that, first, is getting to know the person and getting to know what their wants and needs are.…
Cougar Central Oregon

The Cougar: Stories of Belonging | Real Estate Bend OR

Central Oregon’s beauty inspires in us a sense of belonging, of being a part of something larger than ourselves. Our neighbors are as diverse as the habitats they call home, and can teach us a great deal about co-existing. Here’s your neighbor…
Mortgage Oregon

Find the Best Mortgage Rate | Mortgages Bend OR

A very important report released recently by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau found that 47% of Americans don’t bother to shop around for a mortgage when they buy a home. According to CFPB Director Richard Cordray, “Consumers put…

The Western Juniper

Central Oregon’s beauty inspires in us a sense of belonging, of being a part of something larger than ourselves. Our neighbors are as diverse as the habitats they call home, and can teach us a great deal about co-existing. Here’s your neighbor…

The Land We Live On

In both real estate and life in general, trends can come and go in cycles. For instance, during the often-turbulent period of the1960’s, there was a very strong undercurrent. Many younger people were “dropping out.” Some of these turned…

Buying a Home in the Fall | Real Estate Bend Oregon

Both nature and human societies have their cycles and trends. Here in the Bend area we have certainly had some beautiful weekends, but fall is strongly in the air on some crisp mornings. Many of you have certainly been enjoying nature's annual…

Stories of Belonging: Wolverine | Real Estate Agents Bend Oregon

Central Oregon’s beauty inspires in us a sense of belonging, of being a part of something larger than ourselves. Our neighbors are as diverse as the habitats they call home and can teach us a great deal about co-existing. Here’s your neighbor…