Smaller Homes in Portland Arts District
The Portland arts district is one of the most eclectic and creative neighborhoods in the entire Portland area. This is called the Alberta Arts District and is located in the northeast quadrant of the city. The majority of the districts businesses and retailers are located on Alberta Street between 12th and 31st Ave. NE.
A combination and diverse blend of cultures and ethnicities, the Portland arts district blends independent and creative sources into one and eclectic neighborhood. With fashion boutiques, popular restaurants, art studios and galleries, the Alberta Arts District is alive with color and flair. Each Thursday evening of any month, take to the streets with the neighborhoods art gallery walk. Enjoy food vendors, live music and entertainment throughout the neighborhood as well as get a taste of some of the more unique artistic offerings from Portland locals.
Among this area are famous landmarks such as McMenamin's Kennedy School, the Alberta Rose Theater, and a variety of fabulous coffeehouses, bakeries, Street fair food and restaurants. Hidden and tucked among the restaurant and galleries are beautiful boutiques and indie shop. Among these are Garnish Apparel, Close Knit, Grasshopper and Tumbleweed, each provide something a little unique and different from one-of-a-kind shoes, to recycled products for families, mothers, babies, and everyone. These vintage shops offer jewelry and up-cycled in a variety of sizes and styles.
If you're looking for smaller homes in Portland's Alberta arts district, there are several around the area. Although real estate and land is mostly developed there are some beautiful smaller homes starting around $200,000. Depending on the style and size that you're looking for you may even end up with a real diamond in the rough; an oversized corner lot with extra developmental potential. There are several fixers and as-is foreclosures and short sales but there's also a lot of owner occupied for sale homes as well. Many smaller homes and bungalows in the arts district offer an older floor plan and layout with 2 to 3 bedrooms and one or one and a half baths.
The Alberta Arts District is located just minutes from Portland International Airport and Lombard and Columbia Street which runs east and west between Interstate 5 and Interstate 205. This is an ideal location just north of downtown Portland and just across the water from the Washington border. If you're looking for smaller homes in Alberta's art district please give me a call today or start your search online here first.
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