Great News for Borrowers – HARP Deadline Extended Through 2018

  Last week, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announced that it’s extending the Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) through December 31, 2018! This is great news for eligible borrowers. HARP helps homeowners who have little equity in their home, … Continued

USDA Income Limits Increase in Oregon, Washington & California

  Good news for qualified home buyers in Oregon, Washington, and California!   The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced an increase in income limits for qualified residents in many areas of the U.S., including Oregon, Washington, and California. … Continued

Top Counties in Oregon & Washington With Highest Price Increase

  It’s no secret that the Oregon and Washington housing market is back on it’s feet. After the recession and housing crisis of 2008, the United States’ median home sale price reached a new high of $218,175 in November of … Continued

Bend Named Nation’s Fastest Changing City

  Winston Churchill once said, “To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.” If this statement holds true, Bend is closer to perfection than any city in the country. Data compiled by LendingTree.com, measuring rent prices, … Continued

Central Oregon Market Summary December 2016

  Central Oregon Market Summary December 2016 | Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty   December saw lower sales volumes year-over-year in all three markets, while median prices continued their climb higher. Both outcomes are a result of the incredibly low inventory … Continued