Hudson’s Bay Neighborhood Guide

One of the most popular neighborhoods in one of the fastest-growing cities in the country, Vancouver’s Hudson's Bay Neighborhood is the perfect community for a growing family.  Learn all about Hudson’s Bay and what makes this community such a special place. Also, learn the historic roots of this quintessential Pacific Northwest neighborhood and how that [...]

By |2020-06-29T23:52:44+00:00June 29th, 2020|Neighborhoods, Portland Community|Comments Off on Hudson’s Bay Neighborhood Guide

8 Interesting Facts about Vancouver’s Central Park Neighborhood

Where’s the best place to live in Vancouver, WA? Consider the Central Park neighborhood! With a population of just over 2,100, Central Park is located directly east off of I-5 and is a 5- minute commute to downtown Vancouver. Thanks to its highly active neighborhood association and easy accessibility, Central Park is fast becoming a [...]

By |2020-05-28T22:07:09+00:00May 28th, 2020|Neighborhoods, Portland Community|Comments Off on 8 Interesting Facts about Vancouver’s Central Park Neighborhood

A Guide to Vancouver’s Shumway Neighborhood

Located just 10 blocks north of downtown, Shumway is an active, safe, and friendly neighborhood in Vancouver, WA. Shumway is a great place to consider living and an even better place to sell property, if you have it. As a real estate investment company, Columbia Redevelopment has years of experience buying and selling houses in [...]

By |2020-05-28T22:08:06+00:00April 16th, 2020|Neighborhoods, Portland Community|Comments Off on A Guide to Vancouver’s Shumway Neighborhood

Alberta and Mississippi Neighborhood Guide

Home to popular parks, timeless architecture, and incredible restaurants, the Mississippi and Alberta neighborhoods are two of the most vibrant neighborhoods within the Portland area. There is simply nowhere as quintessentially Portland! We’ve created this guide to introduce you to the best of this North Portland treasure. Read on to see what makes it one [...]

By |2020-05-28T22:09:45+00:00October 3rd, 2017|Neighborhoods, Portland, Portland Community|Comments Off on Alberta and Mississippi Neighborhood Guide

St. Johns Neighborhood Guide

On the tip of the peninsula formed by the convergence of the Willamette and Columbia rivers, St. Johns is a truly unique Portland neighborhood. Featuring a small-town atmosphere with a quaint main street, it is a great place to call home. We’ve created this guide to introduce you to St. Johns and what makes it [...]

By |2020-05-28T22:10:05+00:00August 8th, 2017|Neighborhoods, Portland, Portland Community|Comments Off on St. Johns Neighborhood Guide

Exploring Foster-Powell: 17 Can’t Miss Things to Do, See & Eat

Foster-Powell is an exciting place to be. Entrepreneurs are flocking in, the food scene is thriving, and the neighborhood is quickly becoming more bike- and pedestrian-friendly. Despite its spike in popularity, though, there’s something wonderfully authentic and very “Portland” about Foster-Powell. If you want to get ahead of the “move to Portland” crowd and settle [...]

By |2020-05-28T22:10:35+00:00November 18th, 2016|Neighborhoods, Portland, Portland Community|Comments Off on Exploring Foster-Powell: 17 Can’t Miss Things to Do, See & Eat

Hawthorne Neighborhood Guide: 15 Fascinating Facts & Can’t Miss Attractions

1. Hawthorne Isn’t a Neighborhood (Technically) Even many locals make this mistake! Even though there are nearly 100 neighborhoods in Portland, Hawthorne isn’t one of them. What most people refer to as the Hawthorne Neighborhood is actually a business district, stretching from SE 12th Avenue out to SE 60th avenue. The area actually serves as [...]

By |2020-05-28T22:10:51+00:00September 27th, 2016|Neighborhoods, Portland, Portland Community|Comments Off on Hawthorne Neighborhood Guide: 15 Fascinating Facts & Can’t Miss Attractions

6 Coolest Walkable Portland Neighborhoods

Whether you’re new to Portland or you’ve lived here your whole life, there is always something new to explore on foot. Maybe you’re even planning a move and want to make your new home in one of the coolest,  most walkable Portland neighborhoods. Sources: ercwttmn, Daniel Oines, Zuerichs Strassen Definitions of walkability vary. Walk Score [...]

By |2020-05-28T22:12:28+00:00February 20th, 2015|Neighborhoods, Portland, Portland Community|5 Comments

Welcome to Portland’s Hollywood!

Welcome to Hollywood!   When you hear the word Hollywood, most people think of California, but here in the metro area,  Hollywood is the name of a bustling area in inner North East Portland. Conveniently located just off of I-84 and NE Sandy Blvd, Portland's Hollywood is an easily accessible area to all who travel [...]

By |2020-05-28T22:13:08+00:00February 4th, 2014|Home Tips, Neighborhoods|6 Comments