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House Logic: Home Remodeling Projects; the best and the worst

April 29, 2015

With spring in full swing, home owners are eager to begin home remodel projects. Before you begin that much-awaited remodel project, make sure to read this important piece of info from our friends at House Logic; “The 6 Best Time-Tested Remodeling Projects – and the Worst!”  

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Welcome Range Tour & Shuttle Co!

February 19, 2015

One might overlook Baker County as a recreational hub. It’s too “backwoods,” or too “podunk.” It’s so small and rural, how can there be anything to do?! Enter the truth: Baker County has a little slice of everything and that’s why 17,000 people call this county home. If you dig just below the large agricultural…

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Baker City Realty Broker, Ann Mehaffy earns “Legacy Woman of the Year!”

January 23, 2015

  Baker City Realty Broker, Ann Mehaffy, was awarded Baker County “Legacy Woman of the Year,” at last weekend’s Baker County Chamber Banquet. Known for her involvement in everything Baker County, Ann’s recent recognition is well deserved. As past coordinator of Historic Baker City, a member of the Crossroads Carnegie Art Center Board or Directors, and…

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Happy New Year – 2014 Contributions to Our Community

January 21, 2015

Representing Baker County for 53 years, Baker City Realty is proud to continue supporting our local community. Below is list of local organizations that BCR has contributed to during 2014. It is these organizations, among many others, that help make Baker County the perfect place to call home. Happy New Year! Brooklyn Primary PTO Historic…

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Love Ranch combines business and beautiful living

January 14, 2015

Bake County has plenty of great places to live – beautiful historic homes, as well as modern dwellings. Baker also has lots of opportunities to start a business, or purchase an existing business. Sometimes, the business and the workplace combine perfectly, as in the Love Ranch at 28455 Middle Bridge Loop, listed for $795,000. The…

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Eastern Oregonians Convene to Further Region’s Economic Viality

December 22, 2014

Local and Vocal! Northeast Oregon is well known for its pristine beauty, recreational opportunities, and charming historic towns. We are also a well-connected networking rural region, though we often live many, many miles apart. Pitching in with a neighborly barn-raising attitude is alive and well in this part of rural Oregon; we often convene, collaborate,…

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Ever dream of your own hair salon? Bonnie’s Cut & Curl is here.

October 10, 2014

Sometimes, people just get an urge to leave the rat race and settle down in a small, safe town and own a business. Well, here’s your chance. Bonnie’s Cut & Curl in downtown Baker has been in business for maybe 50 years. The current owner, Bonnie Rux, has owned the business for 30 years and…

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Story about Base Camp Baker highlights outdoor gifts

September 22, 2014

The Website Base Camp Baker does a superb job introducing newcomers (as well as current residents) to the amazing variety of outdoor fun in Baker County: Camping, hunting, fishing, bicycling, snowmobiling, whitewater rafting, motorcycling, hiking, Hells Canyon boat tours, you name it. Grant McOmie has published one of the most informative and well-written articles summarizing…

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Baker named the safest city in Oregon

September 16, 2014

Baker City is famous for its outdoor recreation, thriving arts scene, beautiful historic buildings and traditional Western heritage. We probably take it for granted that Baker is a safe place but a recent study puts us at the top of all Oregon cities. Safe Choice Security News earlier this month ranked Baker first on its…

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Historic commercial Heilner building is dressed up and ready to go

August 31, 2014

One of the nice things about being a Realtor in Baker City is coming into contact with historic commercial properties that have such amazing stories behind them. We are currently marketing a building at 1901 Main Street in Baker that has such a history, as well as a bright future. This building is special for…

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