Hot Summer Days on the Golf Course

Amazing – the effect of one broken irrigation wire! By Chris Condon, Golf Course Superintendent  It has been hot, dry and windy for most of the past few months, yet the golf course is holding up very well.  Except for the usual humps and bumps, severe slopes or south facing slopes and the occasional glitch in the irrigation system, I feel that the golf course is responding very well to the weather. Many factors attribute to the turfgrass tolerating the weather conditions.  Maturity is probably the most important factor.  As the golf course matures, the root system of the turfgrass becomes increasingly stronger season after season.  A strong root system is critical to the success of any turfgrass site from… Read More

Meet Some of Tetherow’s Newest Members: The Kent Family

Saying “I Do” to Tetherow by Kelsi Shelton For Joel and Rachel Kent, Tetherow doesn’t just represent relaxation, community, and a challenging game of golf, but it also holds a special place in their heart as the place they said “I do” back in 2010. Rachel, a Central Oregon native, and Joel, originally from Portland, both appreciate the summers, sun, and abundance of outdoor activities Bend has to offer. Joel moved to Bend from Portland in 1998 to open a Central Oregon office of Stahancyk, Kent, and Hook, P.C., a law firm specializing in family law and estate planning. Rachel teaches high intensity interval classes and strength classes at the Athletic Club of Bend, (where she was just honored with… Read More

Tetherow’s new Principal Broker – Brian Ladd

Brian Ladd of Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty Tetherow is pleased to welcome Brian Ladd of Cascade Sotheby’s International Realty as its Principal Broker. Brian and his wife Brittany moved to Bend from Steamboat Springs, CO with the plan to find a town that had the feel of a mountain ski town but with sophistication and year-round recreation. And it worked! The Ladd’s have fallen in love with their new community and are enjoying raising their two children Killian (7) Kelsey (4) here. You may find Brittany teaching children’s yoga or find Brian on the slopes as a volunteer with the National Ski Patrol. Brian has experience in master planned communities and comes from four generations of real estate sales and… Read More