Relatively speaking, few listings but plenty of sales in December

Sellers tended to stand firm on the prices of their homes in the Bend, Oregon, real estate market in December, but the number of transactions recorded was above normal for that month. Of the 363 active listings in December, 33 had reduced prices. That 9 percent figure is the lowest reduced-to-active percentage in any month

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Activity slows in November; median price down

Relatively few homes were active on the Bend, Oregon, real estate market in November, resulting in a fewer-than-normal number of sales. The market in November also experienced declines in the median sales price on a month-to-month and year-to-year basis. One hundred sixty-seven homes were sold in November. That’s the fewest in a November since 2015

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October prices are second-highest on record

The median price of a home in the Bend, Oregon, real estate market in October was the second-highest on record, trailing only the record set two months prior. The median of $471,250 was 7.1 percent more than the same figure in September and less than 1 percent below the record of $474,950 seen in August.

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After records, median price drops in September

The median price of a home in the Bend, Oregon, real estate market dipped in September off August’s record high, but the year-to-year median continued its nearly uninterrupted climb in a month that featured slightly more activity than in recent Septembers. September’s median price was $440,000. That’s 7.4 percent less than August’s $474,950, and the

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Median price sets another record in August

In August, for the second month in a row and the fourth time in five months, the median sales price of a home in the Bend, Oregon, real estate market reached an unprecedented level. The median price was $474,950, set in an environment of scarce inventory and rapid sales. August’s median sales figure was 1.1

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Record median sales price set even as buyers show discipline

The fundamental theme of Economics 101 – supply and demand – was evident in the Bend, Oregon, real estate market in April. The number of homes for sale was near a post-recession low, and the consistent push by buyers to be part of the Bend market continued apace, resulting in a record median sales price of

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Bend sees a rebound in volume and price in March

A considerable month-over-month increase in homes sold in March was accompanied by an increase in the median sales price, and those were only two of the data points providing evidence that the Bend, Oregon, real estate market remains attractive to buyers and in an overall robust state. The median sales price in March was $444,900.

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Prices down month-over-month, up year-over-year

The median sales price of a home in Bend, Oregon, declined in February from the previous month but still registered a 4.9 percent year-over-year increase. February’s median price was $430,000, 4.1 percent less than the $448,500 seen in January. History shows that a January-to-February decline isn’t unusual: It has happened in three of the last

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