Licensed in: OR, ID
Having lived throughout Oregon, Scott brings his customers over 40 years’ experience in mortgage and commercial lending, real estate appraisal and more than 35 years of real estate brokerage services. Although Scott has handled, as a lender and as a real estate broker, varied business, commercial and residential transactions and relationships, Scott’s primary focus has been on agricultural real estate and enterprises. Having serviced the agricultural portfolios for several of Oregon’s Banks, Scott is familiar with most agricultural enterprises common to Eastern Oregon, Eastern Washington, Southwest Idaho, Northern California and Nevada.
Scott started Western Ranch Management and Realty, Inc. in 1997. Since that time, Scott has provided real estate acquisition, disposition and consulting services throughout the northwest intermountain region. Scott has also served as Vice President & Special Credits Officer at Columbia Bank, Agricultural Representative for US Bank and Agribusiness Representative for First Interstate Bank. Scott has sold ranches in Oregon, Idaho, California, Nevada and Arizona, and often assisting his clients in completing complex IRC 1031 tax-deferred exchanges. Scott specializes in working cattle ranches and has handled all types of farm, ranch and recreational properties.
Scott’s familiarity with the region’s agricultural enterprises and many years of experience as a real estate appraiser, long and short-term lender and workout officer brings to the table for his clients a unique set of skills to assist them in achieving their objectives. Additionally, Scott provides his clients with highly developed negotiating and communication skills, together with unparalleled honesty, integrity, commitment and a lifetime network of industry professionals.
Scott currently lives in Redmond, Oregon where, when not assisting his clients, he enjoys spending time with his family, his Christian faith, riding horses, fishing, hunting and just being in the great outdoors. Scott doesn’t just know rural real estate, Scott lives it!
Available Property Listings by Scott Hawes
This is an amazing, blank canvas with all the right background on which you can “paint” your dream ranch! You will forever marvel at the majestic cliffs which tower above the rolling plateaus and lonely canyons as they fall, sometimes gently and sometimes steeply, to bottom lands along the free-flowing John Day River.
Located in one of the most beautiful valleys in the State, with timbered and open pastures, draws, riparian areas and meadows, four creeks, 5 developed ponds and 1.25± miles of the Grande Rhonde River flowing through, Bear Creek Valley Ranch is a lush home to livestock and wildlife alike.
This scenic ranch, with its lush irrigated and native meadows, upland and timbered pastures provides excellent wildlife habitat, as well as agricultural opportunities through cattle grazing and timber production. This historic ranch has been in the same family for 5 generations. Make this ranch your seasonal, or year-round recreational headquarters!
Well-appointed ranch style home and horse property with irrigable acres, excellent exposure and about 700 feet of Deschutes River rim, Cascade Mountain views, and conveniently located just minutes from Redmond, Oregon.
Articles Authored by Scott Hawes
Written by Jerry Hicks, Ranch Broker and Scott Hawes, Principal Broker, Oregon Industry experts anticipate improved cattle prices for 2020. It is believed that the US beef cattle herd expansion that began five years ago has run its course and is entering into a liquidation phase. While it is anticipated that 2020 will see record […]