If you have interest in a specific property within Deschutes County (Sunriver, LaPine, Three Rivers South, Bend, most of Central Oregon etc…) you can find a lot of information if you know where to look. Deschutes County maintains a website that gives the general public a way to find out any properties Square Footage, Last Sale Price, Year Sold, Property Permits, Acreage, Bedrooms, Baths etc… The county warns property searchers that the information is generally accurate but not guaranteed (see website). The below text was taken directly from the counties website and is meant to give a brief or general idea of what and how the website aims to provide.
“The DIAL application allows you to research extensive information on Deschutes County properties. Through the County’s DIAL application you can search for various properties by address, by taxlot number and by other search criteria. Property tax assessment information, appraisal information, information on prior sales, land use permits, and other information are available. DIAL was developed to provide convenient access to property data. Using DIAL, users have access to data that previously had to be obtained from visits to County offices. Now an individual can gather property information without leaving their desk.”
-Deschutes County “D.I.A.L.” website