NW 23rd...our version of the Greenwich Village; hip, maximum cool factor, nastalgic. Forest Heights - an upscale subdivision on the West Hill.
Bethany - the latest new communities with ballparks and greenspaces
Northeast Portland - check out the cool Alberta Art District and fancy restaurants around Freemont. Northeast Portland has grown to be known as the artsy district parallel to the other cool and more established neighborhoods like Hawthorne, Belmont and Sellwood. Housing prices are relatively more affordable as compared to other parts of Portland but are rising rapidly.
West Linn is predominantly an upscaled neighborhood up on a mountain. Most of the homes were built in the last 20 years. Many of the homes offer spectacular views of Mount Hood, the Willamette River and beyond. Just south of Lake Oswego, West Linn is one of the hottest cities for families.
Beaverton is the largest and the fastest growing city in Oregon. With population close to quarter of a million and rising, Beaverton has a fantastic mix of real estate from as low as the mid $100,000's for a condo to multi-million dollar mansions. Beaverton school district is also considered as one of the most progressive.
Hillsboro Much of Hillsboro is built around the several Intel plants. Hillsboro is another fast growing city just west of Beaverton. Where it used to be predominantly farm land just 10 years ago, today you'll find many office, commercial and residential real estate buzzling everywhere you look.
Tigard has a good mix of properties - from small condos / starter homes to upscaled estate homes. Situated between Beaverton and Lake Oswego, Tigard is poised to grow as a city that offers scenic beauty, good schools and great real estate prices.
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Find out more about Portland schools here. Get information on both private & public schools, access essential school information websites and school report cards.
Want to know about demographics, weather, income and crime for each of the Portland area cities? Click here to learn more.
Moving to Portland and need to find the right utility company for your area? Here you'll find all the complete list of utility companies serving the various Portland cities.
Short Term Rentals
If you need short term rental before or during your relocation, here's a good source of information.Click here.
Portland Fun Facts
Portland can be a quirky kind of place. We have our unique sense of humor and way of looking at things. Check out some of our observations and see if you can spot any of this while walking down the streets of Portland.