Vacation Rentals Under Review in Sisters

Vacation Rentals Under Review in Sisters

  Folks who are considering investing in a vacation-rental property in Sisters, take note: At the request of the Sisters City Council, the Sisters Planning Commission is reviewing code affecting vacation rentals. There are currently 39 permitted vacation rentals...
Sisters Neighborhoods: ClearPine Begins Second Phase

Sisters Neighborhoods: ClearPine Begins Second Phase

Phase II of ClearPine, Sisters’ newest subdivision, has begun. The 20-acre, 100-home project in northeast Sisters was conceived as sort of a scaled-down version of Bend’s uber-popular NorthWest Crossing neighborhood: Rather than feature a single builder, similarly...
Affordable Housing Projects in the Works

Affordable Housing Projects in the Works

At last, an attempt to address Central Oregon’s critical need for affordable housing: According to the Bend Bulletin, Housing Works, the public housing authority for Central Oregon, plans to build 90 apartment and townhome units for low-income households...
More Interesting New Construction in Sisters

More Interesting New Construction in Sisters

This summer I wrote about the building boom in Sisters. Now, developer Peter Hall has broken ground on Sisters’ newest subdivision, ClearPine. The 20-acre, 100-home project in northeast Sisters is being touted as a sort of scaled-down version of Bend’s uber-popular...
What’s New in Downtown Sisters: A Business Update

What’s New in Downtown Sisters: A Business Update

When it comes to the retail community, this summer may be most notable for the swan song of a Sisters’ institution –- Leavitt’s Western Wear –- which is ending its 40-year reign as the area’s premier purveyor of high-end Western attire and accessories (owner John...
New-Construction Update: Building’s Booming in Sisters

New-Construction Update: Building’s Booming in Sisters

If you haven’t been to Sisters in a while, you’re in for a surprise. For the first time in a very long time, you’ll see new residences popping up all over town. That’s right – they’re building again in Sisters. (*Click here to see the current new-construction listings...