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About John Snippen

Born and raised in Bend, I have seen the changes that are happening in Central Oregon. I know the market and all that Bend has to offer. Let me be your resource for all of your real estate needs in Central Oregon. I have a master's degree in Business Administration, construction experience, and have worked for three Fortune 500 companies in a sales capacity. Allow me to use my expertise to help you fulfill your real estate goals. Call me today.

Why I do what I do...

Because I find it exciting to help people buy and sell real estate. I enjoy assisting people to realize their dream.

My Commitment

I will provide professional and friendly service to you during your real estate transactions and beyond. I will work diligently to make sure everything goes as smoothly as possible.

Professional Affiliations

  • Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR)
  • National Board of Realtors®
  • Central Oregon Board of Realtors®
  • Graduate Realtors® Institute (GRI)
  • Oregon Association of Realtors
  • Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)

Community Service

  • Bend Chamber of Commerce
  • South East Bend Neighborhood Association
  • Economic Development of Central Oregon
  • Trustee-Central Oregon Association of Realtors-Political Action Committee
  • Mentor of new brokers-Coldwell Banker Morris Real Estate
  • Member BNI-Business Networking Group, President 2013-14
  • Member of the Rotary Club of Bend-2009 (Paul Harris Fellow), board member 2014
  • Oregon Association of Realtors Key Objective Group-Professional Development 2009
  • Central Oregon Association of Realtor-Public Relations Committee 2009

Educational Background

  • Master’s Degree in Business (MBA)-Marylhurst University-2004
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Business Admin-Oregon State-1999
  • Mountain View High School Graduate-1995

Acknowleged Successes

  • Award recipient of the Coldwell Banker International President’s Circle Award for 2013
  • Award recipient of the Coldwell Banker International Diamond Society Award for 2012
  • Award recipient of the Coldwell Banker International Diamond Society Award for 2011
  • Award recipient of the Coldwell Banker International President’s Circle Award for 2010
  • Award recipient of the Coldwell Banker International Sterling Society Award for 2009
  • Award recipient of the Cascade Business News Accomplished Under 40 for 2008
  • Award recipient of the Coldwell Banker International Diamond Society Award for 2007

Personal Background

  • Born and raised in Bend.
  • Moved back to Bend approximately 10 years ago after living in Portland, OR.
  • Married the girl of my dreams, and we have two beautiful baby boys.
  • Enjoy skiing, hiking, mountain biking, snow showing, fishing, and being active.

Prior to becoming a real estate broker, I had a unique opportunity to work for three Fortune 500 companies in both pharmaceutical and wireless communication sales.  I began my career with Nextel Communications and then progressed into pharmaceutical sales.  My pharmaceutical career found me at both Wyeth Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly and Company.  I share this with you because so many of the qualities necessary to be successful in my past professions are the same required to be successful in real estate.

I AM DEDICATED TO GIVING MY CLIENTS THE BEST SERVICE AVAILABLE WITH PRODUCTIVE RESULTS

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