Blog Stories Curb Appeal Vol. 7: Portland’s Historic Woodlawn District

Curb Appeal Vol. 7: Portland’s Historic Woodlawn District

By Aryne + Dulcinea, October 14, 2018

Curb Appeal Vol. 7:  Neighborhood Spotlight – Portland’s Historic Woodlawn district

THE HISTORY:

Long serving as one of the city’s best-kept secrets, Portland’s Historic Woodlawn district is gaining prominence among newcomers, homebuyers and tourist. Established in the 1860s, Woodlawn is the oldest neighborhood to be settled within the former city of Albina, which later consolidated into Portland. The addition of a railroad in 1888 stimulated the area’s economy, transforming the former farm community into a commercial destination.

THE MARKET:

The real estate market in Portland’s Woodlawn neighborhood features historic and modern architectural styles, including turn-of-the-last-century Bungalows and Cape Cods, as well as Four Squares and Victorian homes. Currently, homes in the area sell for an average of $503,113, with just under 15 listings currently available. According to Portland Monthly’s most recent real estate market study, Portland’s Boise-Eliot neighborhood is estimated to experience a growth in average home prices of nearly 65% within the next five years.

WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT PORTLAND’S HISTORIC WOODLAWN DISTRICT

The historic charm of Portland’s Historic Woodlawn District prevails today, with several noteworthy institutions every Portlander should explore.Now an under-the-radar cultural hub, Woodlawn is home to 66 restaurants, bars and coffee shops, allowing most residents to access an average of four restaurants, bars and coffee shops within a five-minute walk.

NEARBY DESTINATIONS:

Food: Woodlawn Coffee & Pastry, The Oregon Public House, Tamale Boy, Ranch Pizza, Firehouse

Late Night: Breakside Brewing, Good Neighbor Pizza, Green Army Tavern, Tough Luck Bar

Activities: Celandine Vintage, Woodlawn Park, The Portland Girl

DEMOGRAPHICS (2010 CENSUS)

Residents: 4,933

Median Age: 34

Under 18 years: 20.1%

18 to 64 years: 72.2%

65 years and over: 7.7%

 

COMPARABLE NEIGHBORHOODS:

Irvington

Average Home: $769,902

Laurelhurst

Average Home: $594,614

Vernon

Average Home: $615, 869

About Us:
Over the course of their professional partnership, Aryne + Dulcinea have helped over 200 clients prosper in their new lives. During this time, they have prided themselves in their top-notch selling abilities, with homes outperforming market standards, consistently exceeding list price while most of their listings sell in under 7 days. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell, Aryne & Dulcinea will work in collaboration to guide you in investing in your future and reaching your real estate goals.

 

Aryne + Dulcinea

Earth Advantage & ADU Specialist Brokers

Click here to get to know Aryne + Dulcinea!

Aryne + Dulcinea are full-service, high-producing agents, who understand how to navigate the unique challenges facing the Portland real estate market. The secret to their success is in their professionalism and complementary skill sets. In 2012, Aryne + Dulcinea saw an opportunity to combine their creative and technical wisdom to create a values-driven, full-service agency unlike any other. Expert negotiators and project management mavens with a strong background in creative marketing, Aryne + Dulcinea serve as fierce advocates for their clients. 

Their passion for real estate relates closely to their commitment to the Portland way of life, which entails a dedication to sustainability and appreciation for all things local. As Earth Advantage Brokers and ADU Certified Specialists, Aryne + Dulcinea are savvy in all aspects of alternative living practices—from versatile housing additions, green building practices, and revenue-generating strategies. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell, Aryne & Dulcinea will work in collaboration to guide you in investing in your future and reaching you real estate goals.

Aryne greets working with clients throughout Portland with open arms. Licensed since 2005, she appreciates the ever shifting desires her clients have as they move through their real estate goals. Investigative genius on her side, Aryne will strive to bring you the results you desire.  When not working for you, Aryne is a constant cheerleader for her son and daughter’s pursuits on the basketball court and on the ballet stage! She practices yoga, hikes, loves to walk and explore Portland neighborhoods, reads, and delights in soaking up everything Portland has to offer! 

Dulcinea thrives on working with clients with a range of real estate goals.  A native Oregonian with a design and an award-winning professional background, Dulcinea is steadfast when it comes to working for her clients and has a keen eye for properties that best serve client objectives. Licensed since 2013, Dulcinea works in and around Portland.  A mother of two and wife to her high school sweetie—in her free time she stays busy with her family, travel, community activism, exploring the outdoors, curating art shows, and dreaming big!

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