Homes for Sale near Reed College in Portland Oregon
Founded in 1908, Reed College is an independent and coeducational college of the liberal arts and sciences. It provides rigorous undergraduate experiences with highly structured academic programs. There’s a wide variety of on and off-campus opportunities and provide space for 1400 students and 135 faculty members. This beautiful 116-acre tree-lined campus is located in Portland’s southeast residential area and features a lake and canyon with native wildlife and landscape surrounding the campus. It consists of 24 buildings and 23 residence halls but if you’re looking for off campus housing, rentals, considering investing in a home to rent out or you are a professor or faculty member looking for a home near Reed College I would be happy to help you find the right home at the right price.
Downtown Portland is about 15 minutes away by bus or 5 to 10 minutes via car along Highway 99 E. to Highway 26 which leads across the Willamette River. The campus itself is surrounded by Steel Street to the north, 28th Street to the west, Woodstock Boulevard to the South and 39th Ave. to the East with several roads coming in from all four directions. Crystal Springs Lake and Park is just southwest of the campus itself which has dozens of smaller homes and neighborhoods surrounding it. The Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden is also located in this beautiful park so it’s a great place to jog, get your morning workout, or simply come and enjoy the peacefulness that the garden provides.
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Surrounding the campus area are several neighborhoods specifically to the North, East, and South. These homes start at about $300,000 and can go as high as $800,000 depending on size, condition, amenities and lot size. Several of these homes are beautifully laid out with five and six bedroom homes over 3000 ft.². Many of these homes also offer a historical design with several bedrooms perfect for buyers to invest and rent out to college students. Professors and faculty members will find average size homes in the $350-$450,000 range and many of these historical homes are 70 to 90 years old so you’re likely to see restored hardwoods but possibly older plumbing and electrical work.
There are dozens of beautiful homes for sale around Reed College in South Portland so if you’re interested in viewing any of the upcoming listings, current listings, short sales or foreclosures in the area I would love to provide you a list and personal tour of each. From applying for a home loan, offer, closing and beyond, I can walk you through your Portland home purchase. Contact me today to learn more. Photo Source by bernardobec and Google Maps
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As a professional Portland real estate agent I not only know the area but I know the current markets and trends. I would love to help you find a home in any of the fabulous neighborhoods located around the Portland area. My area of expertise is helping buyers specifically find the right home at the right price. I would love to help you find a home in several of these neighborhoods including but not limited to Southwest Portland, Northeast Portland, Southeast Portland and Northwest Portland and all homes in North Portland and Portland condos. Call me at 503-957-1179 or Contact Us here for more details on personally seeing any of these homes and listings for sale in the entire Portland area.