May 2022

Join the EnCOAR Awards on May 25
Have you purchased tickets or a table for the 2022 EnCOAR Awards yet? Join COAR on Wednesday, May 25, from 4-6 PM at the Riverhouse on the Deschutes to celebrate those who have contributed to the real estate profession and their communities. Visit to see the awardees and buy a $30 ticket or $275 table of ten. Thanks to our event sponsors CRS Data, Mid Oregon Credit Union, and Porch Light Home Inspection.

Volunteer locally during NAR REALTOR Volunteer Days, June 4-12

The Central Oregon Association of REALTORS(R) will be participating in the National Association of REALTORS® Volunteer Days, June 4-12, 2022. The COAR Community Outreach Committee is organizing members to volunteer at local non-profits for a few hours to a 1/2 day on a weekday during that national REALTOR volunteer week. If you are interested in volunteering, complete the short survey regarding your availability and preferences. Together, we can make a real difference as we serve our neighbors and strengthen our communities!

Housing Market Report for Q1 2022

The Central Oregon Association of REALTORS(R) Housing Market Report for Q1 2022 is available. Prepared by ECONorthwest, the report provides information on median sales price and volume, sales by week, price index, etc. It also offers data on specific markets like Bend, Crook County, Jefferson County, La Pine / Three Rivers South, Redmond / Terrebonne / Crooked River Ranch, Sisters, and Sunriver. To view the full report, click here.

Nominations for Good Neighbor Award due May 31

The Oregon REALTORS® Good Neighbor Award strives to recognize outstanding REALTOR® members who embody what it means to be a good neighbor. Those selected for the award are leaders who strive to improve their community through volunteer efforts outside of their real estate work. Do you or someone you know embody these qualities? Complete the online nomination form by May 31, 2022.

Upcoming Events

May 19, 11:30 AM-1 PM
Central Oregon Women's Council of REALTORS' Hybrid Lunch & Learn - Trends in Lending Panel
COAR classroom

May 25, 4-6 PM
EnCOAR Awards
Riverhouse on the Deschutes
Tickets - $30, Table of 10 - $275

June 4-12

NAR REALTOR Volunteer Days
Interested in volunteering locally? Click here.

October 19, 4-6 PM

Riverhouse on the Deschutes

December 9, 6-10 PM

SAVE THE DATE - COAR Holiday Party and Installation
Sunriver Resort

In the News

Judge ends Oregon ban on real estate ‘love letters’ - OBP
Realtors® Discuss Top Emerging Tech Trends Impacting Real Estate Industry - NAR News
NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun Predicts Uncertainty for the Housing Market - NAR News
Pending Home Sales Sag 1.2% in March - NAR News

Existing-Home Sales Slip 2.7% in March - NAR News


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