Blog Stories Escape the rental merry-go-round with this charmer on Restaurant Row!

Escape the rental merry-go-round with this charmer on Restaurant Row!

By Becca Barron, September 28, 2018

We all know it kind of sucks to be a renter. You lack control and security and your rent can go up at any time. Even with the generous rental law improvements made in the past few years, it can still be tough to feel like your home is truly your HOME.

Do you dream of owning your own place, but feel like the expense of maintaining a whole house is overwhelming? This super sweet condo mere blocks off Division may just be the ticket! Imagine a place of your very own to invest in, without having to worry about the roof or landscaping. You’ve got all the goods of Division and Clinton at your disposal, and it’s great for those livin’ that car-free lifestyle since you are surrounded by greenways. It’s the inner-city dream!

OFFERED AT $275,000 | 2301 SE CARUTHERS ST, #2

1 BED | 1 BATH | 642 SQ. FT.
MLS# 18283826 | TAXES: $2,836.95 | HOA: $237/MONTH

The ultimate upgrade from renting! This charming top-floor corner unit is light and bright, with peekaboo views of the West Hills. Natural flow through the living room and remodeled kitchen make for easy living and entertaining, while relaxation is only steps away in the spacious and private bedroom. With no rental cap, this property would make a savvy addition to any investment portfolio. An unbeatable location, this unit is only a few minutes’ walk from the shops and restaurants of bustling Division St, as well as mere blocks from the Clinton St. bike corridor and #4 bus line. Live car-free and care-free in style!

Becca Barron

Earth Advantage Broker

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Becca Barron has been fascinated with real estate, architecture and design since she first discovered Frank Lloyd Wright. Her father is a Master Craftsman who instilled a passion for investing in one’s environment at a young age. With a degree in art education and three years teaching in the Portland school district combined with over a decade of experience as a local small business owner, Becca developed an extensive knowledge of the varied neighborhoods of Portland and the sub-pockets of communities and culture that are popping up within a ten-mile radius. In these hidden neighborhoods, you’ll find great schools, little dive bars, and farmers markets with close access to all of the beautiful Pacific Northwest nature we know and love. Becca is your key to discovering the next great place to live. For those of you ready to sell, her goal is to market your home to the largest pool of buyers possible. Utilizing creative staging, and her own background in contracting, Becca can make sure your home is ready to shine in a competitive market. Whether you’re an experienced investor, new homebuyer, or have questions about the process, Becca can be your guide to a smooth and successful real estate experience. When not real estating like a boss, she enjoys spending her time renovating her mid-century ranch in Milwaukie, hanging out with her partner and their herd of cats, watching both trashy and quality tv, and hunting for secret swimming holes in the summer.
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Becca Barron

Earth Advantage Broker


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