COMMUNITY CLIP: Why I Love Redmond, Oregon – Carolyn Dawson

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What makes Central Oregon so awesome? We asked the local experts: our team. ⁠

In this Community Clip video series, here’s why Carolyn Dawson, a broker at Fred Real Estate Group, loves Redmond, Oregon. In a nutshell, it’s about experiencing and embracing the tight-knit community:



A tight-knit, vibrant, and fast-growing community, Redmond has long been known as the “Hub of Central Oregon” for its location and direct access to adventures. Redmond’s charming downtown features the classic American main street with quaint shops, historic buildings, two-story storefronts, community plazas, and a thriving commercial district. 

The Redmond experience is one that truly reflects the best of Central Oregon; whether hiking the trails at nearby Smith Rock, golfing at Eagle Crest Resort, or visiting Redmond’s quaint downtown shops and restaurants, you will quickly discover why so many people choose to call Redmond home. Explore Redmond, Oregon here.


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About Keeley Mannila

As the co-founder and owner of Fred Real Estate Group, Keeley is the driving force behind company culture, branding, and creative marketing strategy.