Northwest is a neighborhood located in Portland, Oregon.
One of the great things about Northwest is the abundance of restaurants - Korean, burger joints and Thai - perfect for meeting up with you friends and having a fun evening. With many nightlife options to choose from, there is something in this locale to suit practically every taste. This neighborhood boasts venues such as performing arts spots, cinemas and music halls, so you will have a choice of entertainment for any occasion or special event. This neighborhood is full of fun for active people such as playing at the park, training at fitness centers and working out at sports clubs. This place is home to many stores, such as art galleries, jewelers and baby gear stores, allowing customers to come to this area to enjoy the shopping. If you are looking for an area with a good transit system, consider Northwest because the public transportation system here is clean, reliable and affordable. People here are serious about staying healthy and fit, and this can be seen from the large number of cyclists around here.
Northwest comprises mostly rental homes not occupied by the owner; your neighbors will always be changing. This vicinity is home to a particularly high percentage of people who have completed college or some other form of higher education. Many younger people currently live in this area, and therefore many businesses and amenities exist which directly serve this population.
Last year in Northwest, the average listing price was $674,490, and increased 4.4 percent to $703,994 this year. There are river views visible from several residential properties in this neighborhood, giving you a calm and peaceful feeling in your home. Some of the properties around here have balconies attached to them, a great way to relax while enjoying the views.