The median house price in Portland may be about double that in the United States, but even in our metro area, there are big differences in what your money will buy, depending on what neighborhood you are considering. In this series, we take a look at what the same price point will get you in different markets in the metro area. This week: Portland, Hillsboro and Gresham, all priced at around $ 400,000. Got a prize you’d like us to explore or a property you think we should feature? Contact us at [emailÂ protected].
Portland | $ 399,900
Site: 11843 SE, Foster Road
Cut: 1,481 square feet / 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
Contact: Jeff Knipe at [emailÂ protected]
The stone fireplace is the centerpiece of the living room of this 1950s home in Southeast Portland; the generous kitchen has plenty of counter space and a built-in dining area. The master bedroom and a full bathroom are also located on the first floor; upstairs there are two further bedrooms, both with plenty of storage space, and another full bathroom. The house also has an attached garage and a fenced yard.
Hillsboro | $ 399,900
Site: 4183 SE Walnut Court
Cut: 1,308 square feet / 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
Contact: Jordan Morning at [emailÂ protected]
This 1999 attached townhouse with its own garage has built-in storage and a fenced backyard with raised planting beds. The open plan living room has a gas fireplace, windows that let in lots of natural light and sliding glass doors that lead out to the back yard. The kitchen has been recently updated with new appliances. On the upper floor, the master bedroom has a large walk-in closet and an adjoining bathroom with double sinks. There are two more bedrooms and the last full bathroom on this floor.
Gresham | $ 396,000
Site: 1518 SE 12e Street
Cut: 946 square feet / 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
Contact: Michelle holmes
This home’s kitchen leads to a living room with plenty of natural light and a sliding glass door that opens onto a spacious veranda. The kitchen itself is open plan with plenty of counter space, a freestanding island with a cooktop, and a breakfast bar. Down the hall from the living room, dining room and kitchen are the three bedrooms and two full bathrooms. The house has an attached two car garage with tons of built in storage and work space. In the sunny courtyard there is a porch, a garden area and a fire pit.