Steve Schwend is the third member of the Coast Pros team. A Tillamook County native, Steve understands what Oregon Coast life truly comprises--the combination of mountains & forest, pristine waterways, idyllic farmlands and incomparable uncrowded beaches. An avid marksman, Steve belongs to the Tillamook Gun Club. Steve coaches youth football & brews his own beer. He, his wife & six school-age children live in City of Tillamook. Steve worked in the wood products industry for 15 years and has a particular affinity for the many kinds of hard & soft woods found in Oregon Coast homes & the artistry with which wood is used here.Steve especially enjoys working with families looking for that perfect home, and understands that, for many, it is not just the house that has to be right but also the community. He understands local schools, civic organizations, neighborhood watch programs and other aspects of the community that are significant the working class homebuyer. In addition, he understands that a person's primary residence is often the lion's share of their wealth & security and pays attention to a home's current value & appreciation potential. In marketing a home for sale, Steve focuses on the features of the home plus its community.