The best way to start your search for a Central Oregon home is to decide on a community (or communities) that appeals to you. Most areas have architecture, demographics, and a home prices, so deciding on a neighborhood goes a long way to narrowing the search for your home.
The most important thing to rememberer when selecting a neighborhood is that this will somewhat define the lifestyle you will lead in Central Oregon. Horse properties, golf course communities, and inner city condos all have influences on how each weekend might be spent.
Below is a brief list of some of the popular neighborhoods you’ll find in the area. For more information about the amenities of each neighborhood, be sure to check in with Strategic Realty at 541-595-8444.
Awbrey Glen – premier golf community on Awbrey Butte’s north side.
Awbrey Butte – if you need mountain views and a little bit of space, this is a great place to start.
Brasada Ranch – Horses and golf combine in this western theme resort area located at the base of Powell Butte.
Broken Top – gated and well-established golf community on Bend’s westside.
Caldera Springs – Sunriver’s newest community with golf, hiking and water sports.
Crosswater – Located by Sunriver, Crosswater combines world class golf and privacy.
Eagle Crest Resort – In the center of it all. Located between Bend, Redmond, and Sisters. Features hotel and three golf courses.
Northwest Crossing – Arguably the “cutest” neighborhood in Central Oregon. Custom, mainly craftsman, homes packed tightly against parks, trails, and schools.
Pronghorn – the pinnacle of exclusivity and easily the most renown golf courses in Central Oregon.
Ranch at the Canyons – olive trees, wine grapes, and view of world class rock climbing across the Crooked River.
Sunset View Estate – known for large lots and a great place for folks that want to live in Bend but still be close to Sunriver.
Sunriver Resort – tried and true, the destination resort area that put Central Oregon on the map.
Tetherow – Bend’s newest destination resort featuring David McLay Kidd golf course and fine dining.
Shevlin Commons – With modern architecture almost everywhere you look, Shevlin Commons has earned its place as one of the most popular and unique communities in Central Oregon. Built just minutes away from Shevlin Park, it is a hub for many outdoor activities all year. This neighborhood was built to take advantage of the magnificent view of the Cascade and has Tumalo Creek passing through the adjacent park.