Oregon Central Association. of Realtors Announce Winners of This Year’s Building a Better Central Oregon Award

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) — The Central Oregon® Association of Realtors selected and announced the 2022 Building a Better Central Oregon award winners.

The purpose of the BBCO Award is to recognize those who have enhanced their community with outstanding new or renovated residential, commercial or industrial buildings. Projects are judged on economic impact, neighborhood improvement, unique design or use of materials.

Outstanding SE Bend exterior upgrade

Alpenglow Community Park

Featured at Bend Park and Recreation District

Outstanding Community Improvement Among Sisters

The Sisters Barn

Outstanding Business Improvement Project in Redmond

BASX Solutions

Presented to BASX Solutions, EDCO, SunWest Builders

Best Community Services Remodel in Redmond

Bethlehem Inn

Featured at Bethlehem Inn and BLRB Architects

Outstanding architecture and innovative learning environment

Caldera High School

Featured at Caldera High School and BBT Architects

Outstanding public-private venture benefiting the local veteran community

Central Oregon Veterans Village

Presented to Central Oregon Veterans Outreach and Bend Heroes Foundation

Best Building Restoration

Domaine Serene Wine Lounge Bend

Presented to Domaine Serene and BLRB Architectes

Best gathering spot in NW Bend

The Grove

Presented to the project^

Excellence in Integrated Health and Community Service

Mosaic Medical Conners (Bend) and Madras Health Centers

Presented to Mosaic Medical, Jefferson County and Housing Works

Outstanding palliative care facility meeting a community need

Partners in Care Hospice

Presented to Partners in Care and COLE Architects

Best New Affordable Housing in Bend

Calm water crossing

Presented to Wishcamper development partners

Outstanding Community Repurposing/Enhancement Project

The Quad

Featured at Compass Commercial and Next Development Group

COAR will present the awards on October 19, from 4 to 6 p.m., at the Riverhouse on the Deschutes. The event is sponsored by Porchlight Property Inspection Services and Mid Oregon Credit Union. For tickets, please visit coar.com. The presentation will also be visible on COAR’s Facebook and YouTube pages.

About COAR

The Central Oregon Association of REALTORS® (COAR) is your voice for real estate in Central Oregon. COAR is a trade association serving the professional needs of its more than 2,500 members. Additionally, COAR is dedicated to improving and protecting the real estate industry. COAR believes we can build better communities by supporting quality growth, pursuing sustainable savings and housing opportunities while protecting a homeowner’s ability to own, use, buy and sell property.