Windermere All In, For You. In these times of social distancing, we are finding creative ways to stay connected. In these times of social distancing, we are finding creative ways to stay connected. We have never been more “All in” for our clients and our communities. Posted by Meaghan McGlynn
Tips Your Guide to Spring Cleaning These are some great tips for Spring cleaning from the folks At  Windermere. Posted in Living by Sandy Dodge   Image Source: Canva   Many of us have found ourselves spending much of our time indoors as of late, and as spring blooms in the sunlight, you might be noticing that it’s time to treat your home to a […]
Living on the Coast Windermere Foundation Donates to Seashore Family Literacy With a portion of every Windermere sale donated to the the Windermere foundation, the owners of Windermere West Coast Properties and Real Estate Gallery have committed a yearlong effort to support the Seashore Family Literacy program. On February 21, 2013 the Windermere Foundation presented Seashore Family Literacy with another generous donation to help support their Achievement […]
Bank Owned Properties Housing recovery: The Shifting Sands of Coastal Real Estate According to the New York Times article published yesterday (New Indications Housing Recovery is Underway), there is indication of a significant recovery in the housing market. This article does point out some trends that apply to Coastal real estate such as an increasing inventory in most price ranges and a reduction in the number of […]
Living on the Coast Oregon Coast Living: Be Beach and Water Savvy Living in a Coastal community such as Newport Oregon is wonderful, with its miles and miles of uncrowded beaches. However, you should know that our stretch of the Pacific coast has the same kind of rip currents that generate news stories at crowded vacation spots elsewhere. The people who find themselves in trouble are usually […]
Living on the Coast Newport: The Friendliest… REALLY! I heard a quote one time that stuck with me, “The nice part about living in a small town is that when you don’t know what you’re doing, someone else does.” When I first heard it, I thought it sounded like having nosy neighbors that knew more about your life than you did. Then I […]
Coastal Events Fireworks on the Central Oregon Coast Sunday July 3rd   Depoe Bay Area Fireworks display at Boiler Bay north of Depoe Bay at dusk.   (Click on map for more detailed view.) Waldport – Alsea Bay This year’s fireworks at Waldport is extra special, as the town is celebrating it’s centennial. (Click on map for more detailed view.) Monday July 4th […]
Bank Owned Properties Bank Owned Properties on the Central Oregon Coast: Prize or Pitfall? During your search for a home on the Oregon Coast, have you thought about purchasing a bank owned property? People have a fairly accurate impression that great bargains in the form of deeply discounted prices can be found within this category. While generally true, bank owned properties present several unique challenges. Read on to become […]
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Coastal Events An Oregon Coast Christmas Snow is a very rare occurance on the Oregon Coast. Sant Claus usually sees scenes like this from his sleigh. While your new Newport or Waldport home or condo may never see much of the cold white stuff, that doesn’t mean that Christmas on the Oregon Coast is a low key affair. The towns dazzle with […]
Tips OPEN HOUSE – WALDPORT, OREGON – 11/14/10 OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY, 1pm – 3pm 160 SE Rose St, Waldport, Oregon Beautiful setting for this 3+ bedrooms, 1 1/2 bath home. Expansive deck that showcases the valley views. Open floor plan with laminate flooring, featured wood accents on ceiling and walls. Large room downstairs that could be a great room or master bedroom. SELLER […]
Tips OPEN HOUSE – WALDPORT, OREGON 8/21/2010 OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY, AUGUST 21, 2010, 12pm – 3pm 455 SW Range Dr, Waldport, Oregon Beautifully Landscaped. Contemporary home with many details throughout is situated on the 9th tee of the beautiful Crestview Hills Golf Course. Game room with Billiard Table, pellet stove and golf cart garage. Sit on the deck and enjoy a spectacular […]
Coastal Events Clamming on the Oregon Coast Pity the poor novice when they begin to try the native sport of clamming in Waldport, Newport, or elsewhere on the beautiful central Oregon coast. Like the fellow pictured above they often attack the clams with their shovel rather than using the time honored ‘stealth’ approach. You see, when you walk out the front door […]
Living on the Coast Attention All Readers and Writers ! Lately those looking for Oregon Coast real estate, particularly those looking for beachfront property in Newport and Yachats, have noticed something new. Poetry groups, writers workshops, and reading clubs have been springing up like proverbial mushrooms after a spring rain. It seems that retired folks actually enjoy snuggling up in front of a woodstove or […]
Newport Oregon Real Estate Some Quirks about Real Estate in Newport Oregon You have to look at a map to understand that you have to travel east from Newport to reach San Diego. Real estate in Newport, like the rest of the country, has an west-to-east weather pattern. The problem (and the delight) about Lincoln County Real Estate is that the mighty Pacific Ocean is our neighbor. […]
Living on the Coast Newport Oregon Real Estate: tips for your house-hunting visit Summer is a wonderful time to visit the Oregon Coast. Especially if you are in the market for a full time or vacation residence. The weather is warm and everything is very green. So the question is, “how do I see all there is to see and find out what Coastal living is all about?” […]
Living on the Coast Does it really rain in Newport ? Some people are of the opinion that it frequently rains along the beautiful central Oregon Coast. While it is true that the area can sometimes see up to 80 inches of rain per year, the drama of a winter storm is absolutely worth the experience. Imagine sipping hot tea in front of a roaring fire […]
Living on the Coast The secret to crabbing on the Oregon Coast There is one simple secret to extremly productive crabbing on the Oregon Coast. Just drive to the Alsea Bay in the little town of Waldport, 15 miles south of Newport. The bar at the mouth of the  Alsea (pronounced Al-see) Bay silted up a hundred years ago. Only the smallest of boats ever cross this […]
Visitor Favorites Newport’s Haunted Lighthouse Most tourists don’t know that there are two lighthouses in Newport Oregon. There is the  ‘real’ one at Yaquina Head  which is two miles north of town, and the ‘haunted’ one overlooking the jetty at the entrance to Yaquina Bay.  The haunted lighthouse had a run of bad luck dating back to the late 1800’s. […]
Tips April Open House Weekend on the Oregon Coast Windermere West Coast Properties & Real Estate Gallery is pleased to participate in National Open House Weekend,  April 10th & 11th. Saturday, April 3rd, 11am – 4pm Saturday, April 10th, 11am – 4pm Sunday, April 11th, 11am – 4pm Details and directions: Regatta Condos at Yaquina Bay Green-built Condos – 9 Units RemainingInvest with Friends and Family: […]
Tips March Open Houses on the Oregon Coast Saturday, March 13th 11am – 4pm Sunday, March 21st 11am – 4pm Saturday, March 27th 11 am – 4 pm Details and directions: Regatta Condos at Yaquina Bay Green-built Condos – 9 Units Remaining. Invest with Friends and Family: Up to 4 Owners Allowed