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July 13, 2019

Bend Oregon Real Estate Market Report

The market report feature on my website is a very useful tool.  If you are looking to buy a home in Bend you can customize your report.  If for instance you are looking for a home in Broken Top you can go to the Addition section of the ...

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Feb. 13, 2019

Lead Exposure in Homes

graphics7If exposure to lead is suspected, then a blood-screening test can determine the level of lead in the blood. The amount of lead in the blood is expressed as micrograms per deciliter (ug/dl). It is estimated that the general population of the United States had a lead blood level ...

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Feb. 11, 2019

Lead in Bend Oregon Homes

For centuries, lead was used in many products. The Greeks and Romans used lead in making pottery. Some historians have attributed the decline of the Roman Empire in part to lead poisoning. Lead was even used in medicines in early Greece and other ancient cultures. More recently, lead was used ...

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Feb. 8, 2019

Asbestos in Older Bend Homes

The majority of asbestos fibers enter the body through inhalation. The fibers less frequently enter the body through ingestion. The fibers cannot be absorbed into the body through the skin.  Older Bend homes for sale can contain asbestos.

graphics5If inhaled, asbestos fibers can cause diseases that harm the ...

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