Portland’s median home price may be roughly double that of the United States, but even within our metro area, there are big differences in what your money will buy, depending on what neighborhood you’re considering. In this series, we take a look at what the same price point will get you in different markets around the metro area. This week: Portland, Washougal, and Tigard, all priced around $700,000. Have a price point you’d like us to explore or a property you think we should feature? Get in touch at [email protected].
Portland | $699,000
Location: 6336 NE Sandy Boulevard
Size: 3,058 square feet / 4 bed, 3 bath
Contact: Liany Lynn Foe at [email protected]
This elegant craftsman was built in 1923 and has been recently updated. Entry to the house is through a covered porch, which leads into a living space with lots of windows and a stone fireplace. Next to the front living room is the dining room and a bonus room that has doors opening out to the backyard and would make a great office space. The kitchen is large, with ample storage and plenty of space for cooking, as well as a breakfast bar and a wine fridge. Two of the bedrooms are located on the main floor as well as a second living space and a full bathroom. The upper level is dedicated to the master bedroom and bathroom, which comes with heated floors and a stunning glass shower with a skylight. The basement has been newly remodeled and holds the third full bathroom and fourth bedroom. Outside you can find a covered patio, a small porch, a garage, and a covered parking space.
Washougal | $699,000
Location: 2208 SE Washougal River Road
Size: 3,298 square feet / 5 bed, 2 bath
Contact: Cathi Byrd at [email protected]
This newly updated Victorian-style home is located on over five acres with large, manicured front and back gardens, and a large covered front porch. You walk into a foyer that leads either to the upper floor or to the large front room with bay windows that can serve as a dining room. There's also a living room fitted with built-in shelves, a fireplace, and more bay windows. The kitchen has lots of counter and storage space and is connected to the main floor bathroom. The second level holds the primary bedroom and two additional bedrooms, as well as a second full bathroom with unique double vanity fashioned in the original Victorian style, and a claw foot tub. The top floor holds the last two spacious bedrooms, one with stained glass windows; there's also a recently refinished basement.
Tigard | $699,900
Location: 12860 SW Watkins Avenue
Size: 3,379 square feet / 4 bed, 2 bath
Contact: Jane Galluzzo and Mollie Cleveland at [email protected]
This classic Tudor, built in 1938, features a stained glass door that opens into the first living room fitted with a gas fireplace. A dining room includes built-in cabinets; the upgraded kitchen has quartz countertops and a cozy breakfast nook. The main floor also holds two bedrooms and a full bathroom. The basement includes a large living space, a third bedroom with a door to the surrounding yard, and a second full bathroom. Upstairs, there's a final bedroom. The outdoor space is what makes this property really stand out, with an in-ground pool, fenced-in backyard, large patio, a gardening shed and a two-car garage.