A Day in the Life

The scope of a real estate professional’s job encompasses far more than hosting open houses and touring fancy homes. For Carrie DiTullio, voted Best Realtor in Bend Lifestyle’s 2018 Readers’ Choice awards, the skill set includes everything from market analysis, marketing, negotiating, and investigative research to the psychology of reading people and listening carefully. “My goal is to be sure…

Downsize Me

Maybe it’s the call of the outdoors, and too much housework to actually get out there. Maybe it’s the ticking of the clock, and home projects getting in the way of a travel bucket list. Whatever it is, it’s causing us to turn our thoughts to downsizing out of our larger homes and into smaller ones. But how? 


Letting the Sun In / Keeping the Sun Out

Central Oregon’s sun can be both a blessing and a curse. Our yearly 300 days of sunshine bring warmth to a winter’s day, but in summer can render areas of your home—both inside and outside—useless. In an effort to combat unwanted heat and glare from the sun, the right home shading product allows homeowners to recapture their favorite south-facing room…