Faces & Places
Updated On: May 23 2014 01:44:22 PM CDT
Providing team service to their clients
For Rhonda Garrison, a native central Oregonian, real estate has been a passion since the age of 19 when she bought her first home. After a career as a successful entrepreneur in Bend, Rhonda knew she could be successful in real estate by delivering an honest and ethical service to her clients. A philosophy shared by each of this group. Rhonda became licensed in Central Oregon just as the market was spiraling down. Not wanting her business to suffer because of this, Rhonda committed to continuing her education in order to better assist a larger audience of buyers and sellers again something shared by each of these professionals. Rhonda’s tenacity and drive for service led her to increased production even during the down market.
Chris Sperry has called Central Oregon home for 23 years and revels in it as not only an extraordinary place to live but a complete experience. She has been an active real estate agent for 8 years and has had a love for the business since the beginning. Chris works diligently in the community and is an ardent supporter of the Jefferson County Humane Society. Education in her field has been a driving factor to Chris’ personal successes.
Sean Barton was born and raised in Bend, graduating from Mountain View High School. After obtaining his Bachelors of Science degree in Business from Oregon State University, Sean worked with multiple small businesses in Central Oregon. Hired as a small business advisor for the Small Business Development Center, he worked diligently to help grow the local economy, something he felt compelled to be a part of. Real estate was a natural progression for Sean and has proven to be a great step for this local enthusiast who also looks at Central Oregon as an exceptional place to live and work as it is filled with stunning landscapes, great outdoor activities, a great culture of exciting food and locally owned breweries.
Rhonda, Chris and Sean recently joined Cascade Sotheby’s International Real Estate to surround themselves with a brand that truly represents the quality of service that they provide their clientele. This highly educated team with designations including; Accredited Buyer’s Representative, Certified Distressed Property Expert, Certified Residential Specialist, e-PRO, Graduate of the Real Estate Institute, Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource, Seniors Real Estate Specialist and a Principal Brokers license, this team needed a company that strove for that same excellence.” Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty boasted some of the best ranking agents in the market, presented an opportunity for worldwide exposure like no other brand and was so obviously forward thinking”. Says Chris Sperry Now with Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty this group of three fantastic agents, Rhonda Garrison, Chris Sperry and Sean Barton have developed a systematic approach to working with clients in Central Oregon.
Chris Sperry, Principal Broker
Rhonda Garrison, Principal Broker
Sean Barton, Broker