Christie is the owner of Knightsbridge International Real Estate and has been actively selling residential real estate for over 17 years. Having had a successful career in vacation ownership sales, she expanded her real estate sales portfolio by becoming one of the area’s top agents. Moving to the Bend area was an easy decision as her passions for skiing, snowmobiling, stand-up paddle boarding, trail running, and boating, were all easily accessible with all that Central Oregon has to offer.
With Bachelor degrees in English and Business Administration from the University of Washington, and a Masters degree in Criminal Justice from Boston University, Christie brings a mature and professional touch to her dealings in negotiations. While, specializing home sales for both buyers and sellers, Christie will ethically, quickly, and effectively sell or find you your dream home. Your needs, wants, or desires for Central Oregon real estate are her top priority.
Troy has been a broker in Bend for over 20 years and has extensive knowledge in residential real estate, commercial real estate and real estate investing. His attention to detail and knowledge of the local market means you will receive the best care and service during your transaction. Give him a call today and let him guide you through the ever-changing real estate market.
Troy is a graduate of the University of Oregon with a degree in Finance and Accounting. After graduation he moved to Southern California and headed up the sales and management team for a national company for 14 years.
Troy, his wife Nichole, and their two beautiful daughters enjoy the amazing outdoor opportunities here in Bend. Any given weekend you will find them camping, fishing, skiing or running one of their favorite rivers.
Laura Platko is a graduate of Albertus Magnus College in New Haven, Connecticut, where she studied political science and public administration. The proud mother of two girls, Alexandria and Ashley, Laura relocated from Southern Connecticut in 2008 and immediately fell in love the charm and beauty of Central Oregon and its people.
Laura’s strong work-ethic coupled with her attention to detail make her a valuable asset to our brokerage. As the office manager she ensures daily operations flow seamlessly while initiating innovative marketing practices as well as facilitating transaction management for our agents. Her unbridled enthusiasm is contagious, and her quick smile will put you at ease. Feel free to stop by our office and say hello.
Paul has been living in Bend since 1996 after relocating from California Bay Area. Paul and wife Kari raised four children in Bend and have been deeply involved with local schools,sports, traveling teams and outdoor activities like skiing, biking, hiking and kayaking.
Paul has been a business owner in Central Oregon the entire time he’s lived here employing over 50 people at times. He has a strong focus on marketing and online systems to create a smooth and effortless buying or selling experience. Paul is passionate about Bend and creating a high level red carpet client experience.
Patrick J. Trowbridge has 19 years experience as an active investor, builder and has been licensed as a broker since 2009. When working with Patrick, you will immediately recognize his level of knowledge, from items concerning the property, land use or structure to the deal itself. Patrick himself is an active buyer and seller, so he understands the concerns of both buyer and seller. Patrick lives and breathes real estate; whether it is building new homes, representing seasoned investors or helping families choose a home.
Micah comes from a family of realtors. Micah enjoys all that Central Oregon has to offer from mountain biking to skiing, but his joy is in meeting people in and aroudn Central Oregon. His passion in photography has inspired many complimentary, community photoshoots, a deep understanding of social media marketing, and his love of real estate has made him a top producer.
Like so many who have moved to Bend, Daren and her family vacationed in Central Oregon for over 10 years and knew from the start, this is where they wanted to stay.
Daren is a very detail-orientated individual who takes great pride in protecting her client’s interests by being there every step of the way, from offer to close. A thorough knowledge of the market, high standards, and commitment all contribute to her proven success in the real estate field.
Daren has also earned the Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), the Certified New Home Specialist (CSP) and the Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE) designations and most recently the Accredited Luxury Home Specialist (ALHS) designation. Continuing education is a very important aspect of her real estate career.
Prior to becoming a real estate broker, she spent 22 years as a legal assistant in the real estate field, then went on to work in the mortgage loan arena working side by side with escrow and title company professionals. Daren has found her broad background in all aspects of real estate to be extremely helpful and beneficial to her clients.
Daren would love to help you find that perfect property in Central Oregon!
As a 25 year resident of Bend, Oregon, Jason McAlister has the inside knowledge of what makes Bend work. Relocating from Eugene after high school, Jason had a fruitful 10 year career as one of the worlds foremost snowboarders.
Long before the snowboarding portion of his life was over though, Jason knew that he somehow wanted to be involved with Bend’s growing real estate market. He bought his first investment property in 2002 to start getting involved with his newfound passion and 10 years later Jason finds himself as part of the prestigious Knightsbridge International Real Estate.
Jason’s real estate experience is broad and varied which makes him the perfect sounding board for any market opportunity. From being the lead on large housing developments, commercial real estate management, and his own personal investments, Jason’s experience brings him to the forefront of Central Oregon Agents.
With a fantastic wife and four children who keep Jason grounded, he is a shining example of the Bend, Oregon lifestyle.
In addition to representing buyers and sellers in Bend, since 2000, Sophie is a licensed general contractor with projects in Broken Top, The Highlands in Broken Top, Shevlin Commons, Sisters and previously, Kirkland, Washington. She has assisted everyone from young couples buying their first home and the newly retired making the next chapter of their lives in our beautiful community, to seasoned property developers planning major housing and multifamily developments.
A Bachelor’s Degree from Western Washington University in International Law/Relations is a springboard for the ethical and practical way in which she performs her duties to the client. Her experience living in countries around the world results in an understanding and empathetic approach that allows her to communicate with people from all walks of life.
With the depth of experience, as well as a solid knowledge of construction costing, she has the ability to guide you through your next real estate or construction related decision.
Peter has been active in commercial real estate since 1984. Educated in the UK, Peter began his professional career in Newcastle, England working as a Chartered Accountant.
Peter has lived in Bend since 1994 and has been heavily involved in the community from coaching soccer to serving on local boards such as Big Brothers and Big Sisters, Partners in Care and Volunteers in Medicine.
Peter’s accounting background and extensive experience offers his clients a high level of confidence. Peter’s areas of expertise include investment property brokerage, landlord/tenant representation, development and business brokerage.
Peter is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM).
Peter is passionate about the environment and recently launched a foundation to help protect and preserve the planet, Teaching Environmental Awareness is a 501(c)3, tea.together.org/.
Kami is an award winning marketer and photographer who traveled the world until she found Bend, Oregon and never wanted to leave. The endless outdoor activities and warm community makes it both her “home AND her adventure”! It can be hard to start something new and make big changes in life, but Kami’s natural skill set and background in business makes working with her a very fun and rewarding process. Connecting with people and helping them make Bend their home is something in which Kami finds so much joy and passion. Building strong community and genuine connections in Central Oregon is one of her driving goals. If you’re interested in buying or selling real estate in Central Oregon, give Kami a call!
Originally from Nicaragua, Marian has lived in Central Oregon since 2009. She has firsthand experience enjoying Bends recreation, arts and entertainment with her husband and daughter. Marian’s warm and approachable style is a pleasure to work with and she will work enthusiastically to connect people with the right home. Her goals are to help you achieve your housing dreams.
Originally from the east coast, Bethany moved to Bend, Oregon with her husband several years ago. With over two decades of experience in the hospitality industry, Bethany excelled in exceptional customer relations, efficient project management, and highly effective contract negotiations. She used these skills to build a new career in real estate and cherishes every opportunity to share her knowledge of the area with individuals and families, alike. Bethany understands all the emotions involved with purchasing a new home and is here to help you every step of the way. Bethany and her husband enjoy spending time with their daughter, dining at Bend’s amazing restaurants, hiking, running, biking, kayaking, camping and skiing.
Martin is a long- time resident of Bend, Oregon who specializes in residential, multifamily, and agricultural real estate. When he is not taking care of his clients, he enjoys spending time with his wife, daughter & dog. He loves skiing, golfing, hiking, camping and as much travel as he can get in. Martin knows Bend and the surrounding areas very well and has a strong knowledge of the current market conditions. What separates him from everyone else is his ability to treat each client like his first. He is always ready to answer questions, provide virtual tours, or learn more about what clients and their families are looking for.
Born and raised in Oregon, I have many first hand experiences with what Oregon and most importantly Central Oregon has to offer. Living in Central Oregon for the past 15 years has provided me with the lifestyle that many desire and I am more than happy to help you achieve your Real Estate goals.
Real Estate is my full-time career and that experience allows me to find each buyer the ideal home and earn sellers the best financial return possible. I offer my clients the highest level of personal service and unsurpassed market insight.
Please contact me if you would like a free market analysis for your home, to discuss market trends, get an idea of what you can afford, or how the home buying process comes to fruition. Listening to you, as my client, is key and that’s what I will do to help you achieve your successful real estate goals.
I look forward to helping you and your family
Contact me today, any time day or night! ~ Alex
There is a seed of opportunity in every Real Estate market. You can find the best strategy to buy or sell property with the help of an experienced Realtor. ThursDay, a graduate of U of O in Business Management, has been actively involved in Real Estate and Property Management since 1980. Measures of service include Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Graduate of the Realtor Institute (GRI), Green certified with an Earth Advantage STAR Designation. A native of Central Oregon since 1972, she is an outdoors enthusiast, participating in everything from backpacking to skiing. Let Thurs Day, her skills and resources assist you…and “your next transaction is just around the BEND”. Experience matters.
Scott Powers is a Principal Broker who provides quality and ethical service to all of his clients. Whether you are buying or selling, Scott understands that the real estate process can be daunting and he is here to guide you every step of the way. You want a broker who understands your needs and who will keep your best interests in mind. Scott is friendly and honest, and will always advocate for you. Being an area specialist is important to him so that he can provide his clients with valuable local market information. He has over 17 years of experience which he uses to mitigate potential problems that can arise. Professionalism is a top priority for him and he will communicate clearly and timely with everyone involved in the real estate transaction. Communication is key, to get ahead of any issues that may arise so that they can be handled as quickly and easily as possible. He wants you to have a great real estate experience!
Will began his real estate career in 2007, and coming from a diverse employment background and education he can’t imagine doing anything else. As a six-time awarded agent, he knows how to navigate the Bend real estate market and deliver outstanding customer service. He has extensive knowledge of contracts and successfully closed hundreds of transactions. Prior to real estate, Will worked for the Portland Trail Blazers NBA team and graduated from Western Oregon University with a degree in Communication Studies and Mathematics. He also is a published author in the Northwest Journal of Communication. His broad background compliments his ability to communicate effectively and keep a light, upbeat attitude throughout the entire real-estate-seeking process. Will’s goal has always been to build meaningful relationships with everyone he represents, and he finds excitement in every opportunity to meet new people here in beautiful Bend, Oregon.
Growing up in Bend, Oregon, Dylan has always had a love for the outdoors. Real estate has been a prevailing presence in his life, as his father has been in the industry for over 35 years. In 2020, he graduated with a Bachelor’s in Environmental Science from the University of Oregon, and as a board member of Teaching Environmental Awareness, Dylan hopes to educate people about the imminent importance of a sustainable relationship between humans and the natural world. With an extensive local knowledge of the area and a warm personality, Dylan will help you navigate the buying and selling process at ease.
Rebekah has been in Bend for the past 23 years. As a mother and long standing local, she understands the importance of making connections. She naturally brings people together and has become a bright spot in the community. She loves sharing the Bend lifestyle and the excitement people express while relocating here. With her experience in the community and knowledge in the real estate market she hopes to bring peace of mind, future success and a high level of commitment to everyone she helps.
After 20 years in the hospitality industry learning the true meaning of luxury and customer service, Daniel made the move to real estate where it is his goal to make personal connections and blow away his clients’ expectations. Specializing in estates, ranches vineyards and golf properties, Daniel enjoys the finer side of what Mother Nature has to offer. Though he’s based in Central Oregon these days, Daniel has a deep international network of contacts built by repeat clients, referrals and a personality that attracts success.
Daniel has combined his background in broadcast journalism and his degree in marketing from the University of Oregon into a powerful arsenal of negotiating skills and promotional ingenuity that he uses round-the-clock to make the best deals for his clients.
Nichole moved her family to Bend in 2016 and has been exploring the Pacific Northwest ever since. After a successful 15 year career in restaurant consulting and management, she decided to make the jump to real estate and make her career her passion! On a typical weekend you can find her floating the river, discovering new hikes and trails in Central Oregon, or cheering on a local sports team. Nichole is energetic, dedicated, and devoted to helping others making their Central Oregon dreams a reality.
Meagan has been a licensed REALTOR® in Central Oregon since 2008 and enjoys helping her clients find their ideal home here in Bend.
Growing up in a family of brokers she is a fourth generation REALTOR® with experience in every aspect from listing homes, to helping first time buyers and even running the background day to day operations of a real estate office. Originally from Eugene, and having graduated from Portland State University, she is very familiar with Central Oregon and has had the opportunity to see the growth that has occurred over the years in Bend.
When she isn’t helping clients, she can be found spending time with her husband and two kids exploring everything that Bend and Central Oregon has to offer. Meagan met her husband and fellow REALTOR®, Dan, here in Bend in 2008 and they got married at The Riverhouse in 2013. While they did spend almost 8 years in the Bay Area, there was no question that Bend is the superior place to raise their family and so they returned home and haven’t looked back. She can’t wait to help you find your Bend dream home!
As a Broker, Roger focuses his expertise on investments in office, industrial, retail, apartment buildings, manufacturing, and business opportunities throughout Central Oregon. Roger holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Washington (Tau Beta Pi), a Doctor of Law degree from Northwestern School of Law, and a Master’s degree in business administration with a concentration in finance from Concordia University. Roger was selected as MBA Student of Year by the Concordia University Board of Directors.
Roger has been active in various aspects of residential and commercial real estate since 1985. His work in the residential and commercial construction sector has included all facets of new home construction, remodeling, and commercial tenant improvements for companies including Starbucks, Microsoft and Intel.
With his unique array of engineering, legal and business experience, Roger assists his clients navigate complex commercial transactions with a high level of confidence.
Roger enjoys helping those in need and spends his spare time snowboarding, kiteboarding, and fishing with friends and family.
Owning a home is a keystone of wealth… both financial affluence and emotional security.Suze Orman