Why Live in Central Oregon?
If you love Nature, if you’re into outdoor sports, if you just love a gorgeous view, there’s no better place to tie your flies, strap on your harness and wax your skis. Here are just some of the outdoor activities Central Oregon offers (our brokers can tell you about them first hand):
Craft Brewing Capital of the West
Bend, Oregon boast more craft breweries per capita than any other Oregon city and was named by CNN as one of the 8 Best Beer Towns in the USA.
The Seattle Times called Bend “the ultimate destination for combining outdoor recreation with beer tourism” and a “Craft Brewing Capital of the West.” To those who live here, or visit and sample our excellent brews, Bend is THE craft brewing capital of the world!
In 2012, Entrepreneurial Magazine called Bend “The Next Big City for Entrepreneurship.” They were right!
MedCityNews.com says that Bend has a…
“superb quality of life, recreational opportunities, and proximity to the San Francisco Bay Area. The vibe of Bend is appealing, unique, and unpretentious given the number of successful business, tech, and professional athlete transplants who call it home. It’s home to a small but growing tech community that has been developing over the past decade, and that’s what piqued my interest…The sheer density of talent, companies, capital, and universities that exist in the Valley are second to none. It truly is the epicenter of the startup world, and it’s the regional cluster for innovation and entrepreneurship…what I found in Bend was a deeply entrepreneurial community that is leaps and bounds beyond just a destination resort town. Bend fights way above its weight class and is professional scale for its size. Its ability to do so is tied to the deep entrepreneurial DNA that permeates the region…Bend is the 16th largest metro area in the country for high-tech startup density. Pretty amazing for a town with fewer than 100,000 people.”