Why Us ?

The Montoya Group is a team of licensed realtors powered by the global brokerage firm Engel & Völkers here in Central Oregon. Our passion is fueled by the desire to genuinely help others and build lasting relationships. Our goal is to create an exceptional white glove experience for every one of our clients - whether buying or selling a home. As transplants, we understand the complexities of uprooting your life. That is why we are committed to helping you every step of the way with endless resources and tools to ease the transition.

Matt Montoya

Real Estate Advisor

As a member of the Engel & Völkers team, Matt is able to provide a comprehensive and customized experience for each of his clients. He is approachable and thoughtful in his service and strives to listen and form a deep understanding of his client’s needs.

Raised in a hard-working family in Phoenix, Arizona, Matt learned the value of dedication and follow-through. He studied education and was a collegiate athlete at Arizona State University. Following this, Matt went on to pursue his Master’s Degree in Leadership and was a successful educator and administrator for over a decade. He brings those same leadership skills to the center of his work, with a deep desire to impact individuals and families in an even greater way—by leading them through the purchase or sale of their home.

In 2021, Matt was recognized as one of Bend’s Best Realtors, as voted by The Source Weekly and was picked as one of the top 50 Oregon Real Estate Agents on Social Media by Property Spark. These awards speak to Matt’s willingness to go above and beyond for each of his clients.

When Matt isn’t helping people buy or sell real estate, he is an active member of the community. He serves on the Sparrow Clubs of Central Oregon Board of Directors and volunteers his time locally at various non-profit organizations. You can also find Matt enjoying everything Central Oregon has to offer from fly-fishing to hiking and paddle-boarding to golfing. Faith and family is also important to Matt and he enjoys adventures with his wife, two boys and their beagle, Scout.

Jacob Haataja

Real Estate Advisor

Jacob is an experienced real estate professional with a passion for helping others achieve their goals. He has an extensive background in customer service as well as a formal education in business & marketing. Jacob prioritizes the needs of his clients above all else while leveraging his education, technology, and vast social network to ensure your home needs are executed with efficiency. Honesty, hard work, and delivering high quality service are all core to who he is.

When Jacob is not out closing deals, you can find him fly fishing in one of the many rivers that wander through our great state. If he’s not on the river, you might find him mountain biking, snowboarding, or drinking coffee with a friend.

From purchasing your very first home to buying an investment property, Jacob would be honored to be your agent, and he will work hard to make sure that your dreams become a reality. Jacob is always ready to grab a coffee and talk about your next adventure!

Maxwell Clark

Real Estate Advisor

With over two decades of living in the heart of Bend, Maxwell brings an unparalleled knowledge of the region to every transaction. A true local expert, he understands the unique charm and diverse neighborhoods that make Central Oregon an exceptional place to call home.

Having witnessed the evolution of Central Oregon's real estate landscape over the past two decades, Maxwell possesses a keen insight into the market trends and emerging opportunities which benefits both buyers and sellers. From the iconic neighborhoods of Bend, to the picturesque communities scattered throughout the region, Maxwell's intimate familiarity with the area empowers clients to make informed decisions that align with their lifestyle and investment goals.

In addition to Maxwell's extensive local insight, his career in the real estate industry has been marked by various achievements. He has quickly gained a reputation for his dedication to client satisfaction, innovative marketing strategies, and a commitment to going the extra mile. His personalized approach to each transaction ensures clients receive tailored solutions which meet their unique needs - whether they are looking to buy their dream home, sell a property, or invest in Central Oregon's thriving real estate market.

When Maxwell isn't immersed in the world of real estate, he can often be found pursuing his passion for music. Playing for more than 17 years, Maxwell is the drummer in various bands based locally and out of Nashville. From tracking drums on albums, to more recently having the opportunity to play large festivals and open for well known acts.

As Central Oregon continues to evolve and attract those seeking a high quality and balanced lifestyle, Maxwell Clark remains at the forefront of the real estate market, helping clients turn their Central Oregon dreams into reality, one property at a time.

Cady Francis

Real Estate Advisor

Cady graduated from Cal State Fullerton in Orange County, California on a volleyball scholarship with a bachelors degree in public relations. As a student athlete, she had the opportunity to travel internationally to places such as Italy, Croatia and Slovenia. Her travels have given her a strong passion for different cultures and connecting with others. Cady specializes in excellent customer service, sales and marketing.

Cady was born and raised in San Diego, California where she began her marketing and sales career through a non-profit organization. She wanted to expand her ability to help others and decided to begin her career helping people buy and sell real estate in Central Oregon. Cady is devoted to going the extra mile for her clients, dedicating her time and energy towards helping create a wonderful experience for such an important milestone. When Cady is off the clock, you can find her hiking the beautiful waterfalls of Oregon, skiing the mountains of Bend, or adventuring with her dog.