AmeriTitle Community Spotlight – Lakeview, OR

Posted on | May 9, 2017

We are pleased to highlight Lakeview, Oregon as home to one of our AmeriTitle branches. The community has a culture that was founded on agriculture, lumber and government, but it also has a strong tourism component due to its many outdoor activities and unique places to explore.

Lakeview promotes itself as the tallest town in Oregon because of its elevation of 4,800 feet. Considered part of the Oregon Outback, the town attracts tourists who enjoy rockhounding (amateur geology), hiking, paragliding, hang gliding and various other outdoor pursuits.

Lake County’s umpteenth annual Festival of Free Flight event around the 4th of July has become internationally known, attracting hang gliding and paragliding pilots from around the globe. The pilots enjoy amazing views as they glide from Sugar Load to Black Cap as well as camaraderie and competition with other gliding enthusiast during the festival.

If visiting the Lakeview area, you will want to be sure to visit the Crack in the Ground near Fork Rock since the geography is spectacular. The ‘crack’ is actually a volcanic fissure approximately 2 miles long and 70 feet deep that can be hiked. Most similar fissures cannot be hiked due to erosion and sedimentation, but as a result of the arid climate the characteristics of the Crack in the Ground volcanic fissure has been preserved for an estimated 14,000 years.

Our Lakeview AmeriTitle team is proud to be local to the area and engrained in the community. In addition to providing top notch title and escrow services to our clients, the team takes pride in participating in community activities such as OHA, 4-H, FFA, coaching softball, the Eagle Lodge, and various other organizations. When asked about the community, Escrow Officer Kristen Wells stated, “That’s why working here is the best; you watch so many people you know whose dreams come true. And I watch a lot of people move back, which is pretty awesome, too.”

When buying, selling, or refinancing in the area, please ask your real estate or lending professional to choose AmeriTitle. 

AmeriTitle Lakeview Branch
405 North 1st Street
Lakeview, OR 97630
541.947.3019

If you want to further explore this community and all it has to offer, here are a few sites to visit:
Lake County Chamber of Commerce   Lake County Wikipedia    Crack in the Ground   Festival of Free Flight   Perlite mining   Lake County Round Up   Oregon Sunstone   Rockhounding   Oregon Outback

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Information provided in this community profile is compiled from various sources. This information is deemed reliable, but not guaranteed. AmeriTitle is not responsible for errors or omissions from outside sources.

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