Kenton (Portland, OR)
By Nick Krautter
(Keller Williams Realty / Portland Central)
Kenton is definitely evolving and ready to show the greater Portland area that it has a special uniqueness to it.  Neighborhood locals are friendly, approachable and have a deep sense of community.  Located in North Portland and bordered by Arbor Lodge, St. Johns, and Piedmont neighborhoods, Kenton is in close proximity to the Max light rail which is located on nearby Interstate Avenue, giving residents easy access to the rest of the city. Having said that, a drive to downtown Portland is only a mere 7-8 minutes away in good traffic conditions, and a bike ride is about 25 minutes away, and in mostly designated bike lanes. Traveling through the commercial district of Kenton, you will see the beginnings of a revival, similar to what happened with Mississippi Avenue.  New entrepreneurs cam...
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LinksSearch For NW HomesFind Your New HomePhoto GalleryKitchenBathroomEat BarWood FireplaceFront RoomFront ExteriorBack ExteriorDescriptionGreat starter house w/ a good starter price! Needs some interior updates, but has good bones. Wood burning fireplace, dual sinks, ceiling fan, covered paito.FeaturesBedrooms: 3Bathrooms: 1Parking Spaces: DrivewayYear Built: 1960/RemodelSubdivision: KentonLot Size: 5K-6,999SFGarage Size: NoneSchool District: Portland 1j School DistrictSquare Footage: 1400Agent Name: Susan Estes/Marili NielsenBroker: Barb ZimmerlyMLS #: 8110079Location8225 N WASHBURNE AVE Portland OR 97217Powered by vFlyer.comvFlyer Id: 2096848
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By Sara Goodwin, Portland, Oregon Appraiser
(Estimation Nation Corporation)
North Portland: the seedy part of Portland by reputation.  Now I'm not saying that any part of Portland was ever ‘scary' by big city standards... I mean this is the city where even the thugs need coffee before they get about their business.  But North Portland was always considered the ‘affordable' area.  That ‘cute bungalow... tree lined streets... boarded up storefront' kind of charm.  Then came gentrification which was shortly followed by the rather irritatingly trendy name ‘NoPo'.  This is my home.  I have never had such a crush on an area.  It oozes character and charm and craziness and diversity.    Below are 100 reasons why I love my North Portland (in a sort of quasi alphabetical order).    Adidas World Campus:  Reborn from the old Kaiser Hospital facility is the Adidas World C...
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By Darcie Pelsor
(Oregon First Real Estate)
Address: 7824 N Holmes Avenue, 97217 Light & bright 20's bungalow on quiet street in desirable close-in Kenton neighborhood. Designer colors, hardwoods, built-ins, fireplace and updated kitchen w/ nook. Newer roof, furnace and sewer line. Fully fenced private backyard w/ raised garden beds and fire pit. * 3 bedrooms * 1 bath * 1940 square feet Price: $275,000Taxes: $1694.77 MLS#: 8021215                                                           Call me or email me today for a private showing. Darcie Pelsor | Broker Multi-Million Dollar Producer RE/MAX equity group, inc. cell: 971.227.8244 fax: 503.495.5845  
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