PORTLAND, Ore. – Are you thinking about relocating to Portland Oregon? If so, you’re not alone, thanks to the booming Oregon economy we know that more people are relocating to the area and there are plenty of great Portland Neighborhoods to choose from.
In the coming weeks we will spotlight Portland Oregon Neighborhoods so you can make the best decision for where you want to live in Portland.
Today’s article is all about Northwest Portland, where there’s always plenty of fun things to see and do all year long.
What’s happening in Northwest Portland?
First Thursday Art Walk – One of the great things about Portland is that it’s a perfect destination for art lovers, especially on the first Thursday of every month when gallery owners start new exhibits, open their doors for the evening, and have plenty of wine and cheese on hand for people who stop by.
Ground Kontrol – Another great shop to visit in Portland is Ground Kontrol, an iconic destination for game fans of all ages, especially gamers who have a passion for classic video games, and game machines from the 70’s and 80’s.
Freakybuttre Peculiarium – Stop by this shop if you’re looking for fun gifts, gag gifts or tons of fun stuff like Pop Rocks, Blazin Nova’s and other awesome treats that you may have enjoyed as a kid.
When you’re visiting Northwest Portland don’t forget to stop by: Lan Su Chinese Garden, and then grab a bite to eat at Boke Bowl West, Bowery Bagels, Cool Moon Ice Cream or M Bar.
Northwest Portland Home Prices
In Northwest Portland there are many amazing homes, town homes and condos available for sale RIGHT NOW.
The median list price for a Northwest Portland Home is $699,000 (Redfin) and thanks to the competitive local Real Estate market, a typical homeowner in this part of Portland Oregon can expect to receive at least 1.3 offers when they list their homes for sale.
When buying a home in Northwest Portland make sure you come ready to make a down payment of at least 6.8 percent, and have your mortgage pre-approved since these two things will help your offer to stand out from other home buyers in Northwest Portland Oregon, because 246 homes have been sold here in the last 90 days alone.