A PLACE OF RECREATION, LIFESTYE AND BUSINESS GROWTH
Redmond is Hub of Central Oregon’s Fastest Growing Region
Monte Vista new Home Communities in Central Oregon are a diverse assimilation of cultures, demographics and evolving landscapes. With a population of over 28,000, Redmond offers affordable homes and a friendly, neighborhood-like atmosphere with metropolitan amenities. Redmond is home to the region’s only commercial airport and is located at the crossroads of US Highway 97 and US Highway 126. Monte Vista Homes offer the best neighborhoods with easy access for exploring all that living in Central Oregon has to offer.
DOWNTOWN REDMOND – A GATHERING OF PAST, PRESENT & FUTURE
Stellar mountain views, world-class outdoor activities, and a booming, robust business community, Redmond is where lifestyle, affordability and business opportunities abound. Monte Vista Affordable New Homes bring all Redmond residents together in closely knit neighborhoods – very close to downtown.
With a recent refresh, Redmond’s revival offers upscale restaurants, brewpubs, lodging, a bustling farmers market in summer and outdoor ice skating in winter. Quaint shops, open-air music events and a growing antique and art scene complete the reignited savoir-faire. Great Schools, outstanding medical facilities add to all Redmond offers.
Take one of Redmond’s walking tours, highlighting some of its many historic buildings, the Art Deco movement, and public art. You will discover first hand Redmond’s history is as unique as our residents are.
Redmond features several permanent public art pieces through a program called Art Around the Clock. This is an outdoor gallery that is designed to enhance the beauty and livability of the community and features a select showing of juried pieces on a rotating basis.
For true art lovers, a walk around downtown Redmond on a Third Friday Stroll, says it all. Paintings, sculptures and photography are on display in businesses, retail shops, restaurants, offices and on sidewalks.
MYRIAD ACTIVITIES IN EVERY DIRECTION
Monte Vista New Homes for Sale in Redmond bring recreation opportunities to your front doorstep. Central Oregon is a world-renowned mecca for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers, with year-round access to mountains, rivers, hiking and mountain biking trails, champion golf courses and, a winter wonderland of activities. Living less than 30 minutes away from any one of these activities, residents enjoy a true life-work balance that make the ‘great outdoors’ an everyday adventure. Monte Vista affordable, Award-winning new homes make becoming a resident of Redmond easy.
ROCK CLIMBING: Redmond has one of the world’s best rock- climbing destinations right next door – Smith Rock State Park. With more than 1,800 climbing routes, Smith is legendary in the climbing world as a premier rock- climbing destination.
Let Monte Vista Homes assist you in creating your own active lifestyle in Redmond. In addition to all the HIKING, CAMPING, MOUNTAIN BIKING, SKIING, SNOWBOARDING, SNOWSHOEING, FISHING, AND WATER SPORTS (Deschutes River, Crooked River and Lake Billy Chinook), Redmond prides itself on their own ‘Central Park’, a local city park:
DRY CANYON PARK: Redmond’s unique Dry Canyon and Dry Canyon Park cut through the center of Redmond for more than three miles. An outdoor mecca offering recreational amenities as well as traditional park services for picnicking, pavilions for gatherings, picnic tables, water fountains and lots of benches for a leisurely moment to take in the scenery and the sunshine.
GOLFING: Local favorites include Eagle Crest’s three distinctive courses, The Greens at Redmond and Juniper Golf Course. Golfers can also explore over 30 spectacular world class courses within an hour of Redmond.
REDMOND MUNICIPAL AIRPORT (RDM) – OUTREACH TO THE WORLD
Roberts Field is a mile southeast of Redmond. It serves as the region’s commercial airport, with nonstop airline flights to several hubs in the western U.S and global connections.
Flying into Redmond’s Municipal Airport (Roberts Field – RDM), Central Oregon’s only commercial airport, ensures that you arrive conveniently within Redmond’s city limits. With a new updated and expanded terminal this renovated airport facility provides comfortable direct air travel to seven cities through four major airline carriers.
CONSIDER RETIRING IN REDMOND, OR
Redmond is a favorite place for retirement. It boasts some of the most affordable housing in Central Oregon. The weather is warm and sunny, but still experiences a lovely change of seasons. Population is a pleasant 28,000 – so not too crowded, but big enough to have the necessary services, shopping, restaurants and an active, caring community. Central Oregon attracts visitors from all over the world because of its scenic beauty and the wide variety of outdoor activities – for every season of the year. A very low crime rate and a growing business-friendly economy make Redmond the ideal place to settle in to enjoy the best time of your life. Most importantly, a full- service medical facility, St. Charles, is in the heart of the city, easily accessible within 5 minutes.
‘A BUSINESS-FRIENDLY’ COMMUNITY
Start a business, relocate an existing business or choose to live and work in Redmond. Redmond offers a robust business climate where sole proprietors, high tech industries and virtual businesses enjoy growth and success. Redmond has become home to a growing community of entrepreneurs – representing a wide variety of industries – all who share a desire for good weather, outdoor activities, numerous trails and bike paths, quality schools and multiple world class recreation destinations.
The entire Central Oregon region is alive with entrepreneurial energy, and Redmond offers businesses and trailblazers access to networks of support and the capital necessary for growth and innovation. Here’s a sample of a few of the innovative community resources and opportunities:
PUBTALK: A monthly gathering of entrepreneurs that listen, offer feedback on business pitches, new ideas and the opportunity to network.
OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS (OK): Where business leaders connect, learn and grow. Entrepreneurs, business owners, CEOs, start-up founders and key employees are matched with a local team of experienced peers who act as an informal Board of Advisors to propel business and professional growth.
SCORE: A nonprofit small business ‘incubator’ dedicated to assist in business growth, mentorship and strategic leadership. SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER (SBDC) AT COCC also provides advice on growth and sustainability for Central Oregon Businesses.
As the third largest city east of the Cascades, Redmond is an important employment center. The city’s population continues to grow rapidly with an expanding, vibrant labor force well suited to meet local business demands.
For more information about Redmond call: 541-516-1999