In Northwest Portland, Oregon, there is a remarkable neighborhood known as Arlington Heights. Arlington Heights is home to some of Portland’s most prestigious and well-known parks, including the 183 acre Hoyt Arboretum, the Portland International Rose Test Gardens and Japanese Garden.
There are approximately 300 single family homes in Arlington Heights, sitting along the north side of Washington Park. Arlington Heights homes cover approximately one quarter of the park acreage and in 2010 had a population of 718 residents.
Homes available in this remarkable community include varied architectural styles ranging from posh contemporary homes to elegant Victorian cottages, a few ranch homes, as well as English and Tudor styles. Arlington Heights is a well-established neighborhood with many of its residences built prior to 1939, many listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and most boasting breathtaking views and lovely gardens. Additionally, in the past twenty to thirty years the community has seen a rise of stilt homes constructed on the steep hills of the neighborhood.
Bordered by Goose Hollow, Hillside, Southwest Hills and Sylvan-Highlands, the scenic neighborhood of Arlington Heights sits just west of city center on the Tualatin mountain range.
In addition to the parks listed above, Arlington Heights residents also enjoy close proximity to the Oregon Zoo and other exciting Portland attractions. From Arlington Heights residents can easily walk downhill to work and take the bus home, or ride their bike to work. If you don’t mind an uphill walk home, from Arlington Heights you can easily reach the numerous dining options of Northwest 21st and 23rd Avenue on foot.
Once part of a conifer forest composed primarily of Western hemlock, Arlington Heights was logged of its conifers in the late 1890’s and early 1900’s. However, still abounding with picturesque natural beauty, Arlington Heights affords all of its residents a beautiful park within a half mile of home. With all of these wonderful features and the diverse real estate of the neighborhood, it is no wonder Arlington Heights is such a popular destination among homebuyers relocating in Northwest Portland. In addition to homes of varying architectural styles, the real estate options of Arlington Heights also come in a very broad price range with a median sale price around $629,875, and average cost of $261 per square foot.
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