Located three miles south of downtown Portland, on the east side of the Willamette River, you will find the charming neighborhood of Sellwood. Rich in history stretching back to the late 1840's, this community is attractive to anyone desiring a home just minutes from the thrill of downtown life. Area residents have a strong appreciation for community, enjoying time with friends and neighbors, tending their lawns and lush gardens, and strolling through the picturesque parks.
A broad collection of architectural styles including Victorians, Craftsman bungalows and urban townhomes can be found in Sellwood. The area homes mirror the neighborhood’s history and small town allure. Stately trees line the streets where residents are frequently seen pushing strollers, walking dogs and heading to area attractions.The floating homes, anchored along the section of the Willamette River downstream of the Sellwood Bridge, are the perfect place for those who relish life on the water.
The Sellwood neighborhood is a family-friendly community in Portland School District 1J. A wonderful place to call home, Sellwood has a median home price of approximately $513,000. With its abundance of restaurants, coffee shops and bars, Sellwood is one of the most popular areas to live in Portland.
In addition to a full range of thriving local businesses that include specialty retail stores and cutting-edge bistros, Sellwood is best known for its collection of antique shops including the 30,000 square foot Stars Antique Mall. The Stars Antique Mall is so impressive, out-of-town collectors travel for miles to come search for treasures.
Sellwood also features a very high walk score, an amusement park, Oaks Parks, The Oaks Bottoms Wildlife Refuge, and access to the Springwater Corridor, a 21-mile bicycle and pedestrian trail. With all the magnetism of a chic downtown area this charming tree-lined neighborhood is perfect place to call home.
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