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Pronghorn is leading central Oregon into its latest boom in lodging development, with plans for a new 105-room luxury lodge, a spa expansion and new space for weddings in a $20 million expansion announced Wednesday. Pronghorn's new lodge will more than triple the number of existing public rentals, which currently includes 48 luxurious units.
With over 300 days of sunshine per year and easily accessible by air, Bend, Oregon is teeming with possibility. Golf, microbrewery tours, fishing, cycling and whitewater rafting are just a few of the summer-fall draws, while winter -early spring offers skiing at Mount Bachelor.
After seeing sharp decreases in its sale prices, Pronghorn, the gated community in Bend, Ore., opened its gates, launching a 48-suite lodge in 2010 and inviting the public to use one of its two golf courses.
The Resort Group announced Friday that it had assumed control of Pronghorn from developers Pronghorn Investors LLC nearly two months after the Honolulu company acquired $43 million in loans from the property's original lender.
HDDP Holdings, owner of the Pronghorn resort located in Bend, Oregon has been recapitalized through the sale of approximately $55 million of existing secured debt to affiliates of The Resort Group, a resort and development company based in Hawaii.