Commercial Marketing Meeting

The Commercial Committee holds monthly meetings to market for commercial properties, additionally there are several times a year that the marketing meetings are held in conjunction with a commercial CE class. Please see the full schedule below and click on the link to register for any meetings that include CE. For classes with CE, the marketing meeting will occur after the class.

If you would like to submit a PDF flyer for the Bend Marketing Meeting please email a PDF flyer to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. All PDF flyers must be submitted the day prior to the meeting by NOON. Flyers must not be more than 3 pages to be added to the marketing meeting. If you submit a property to the marketing meeting you must attend the meeting. The 2018 Marketing Meeting schedule is as follows:

SEPTEMBER 13, 2018: 12-2:30PM
LaPine Communituy Center
Includes CE
Register here

OCTOBER 5, 2018:
8 AM - 12 PM
Bend Commercial Bus Tour
Register here

NOVEMBER 8, 2018:
Includes CE
Register here

DECEMBER 7, 2018:

The Redmond Commercial Group meets twice a month at 7:30 AM at the Redmond VFW (1836 SW Veterans Way, Redmond, OR 97756).

Across Central Oregon —

Commercial Brokers and Affiliates Meet Here

Welcome to the Commerical Investment Division of COAR, dedicated to REALTORS®, investors and affiliates involved in growing commercial enterprises throughout one of the most beautiful regions in the West - anchored by Bend and Redmond, reaching North to Madras and South to LaPine, then East and West to Sisters and Prineville. The Commercial committee is a newly formed committee which has replaced the board of directors for the Commercial Investment Division (CID) and focuses on issues and opportunities uniqe to the commercial aspects of property sales, leasing and management. This group was created with an organized system for sharing information on available properties and the real estate needs of interested parties. 

The commercial group is comprised of active commercial real estate brokerages, property managers, developers and specialists cooperating (and, yes, competing) to insure their investors, property owners and tenants have the most current information and reliable tools available in the current Central Oregon market. The commercial group strives to represent the common interests of our members while, at the same time, allowing their clients to benefit from the experience of over 100 regional commercial specialists working together.

COAR Commercial Transaction of the Year Award

On an annual basis the commercial committee at COAR selects a Commercial Transaction of the Year. The awardee is selected based on what the COAR member brought to the transaction including: professional skills, creativity, integrity, perseverance and value the transaction brought to the community. The requirements for the award are:

  • Listing or Selling Broker nominated that is a member of COAR
  • Broker played a significant beneficial impact on the community
  • The project is commercial in nature.
  • The project has significant beneficial impact on the community.
  • The transaction was completed by December 31 of the prior year.
  • Application deadline is February 23.
  • Click here of the application.

2017 Transaction of the Year

Paula Van Vleck's transaction with the Moda Building in Bend was the 2017 Commercial Transaction of the Year.

COAR Commercial Newsletter