Portland Southwest Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Oregon
Southwest Portland is located in beautiful Multnomah County, Oregon, with its westernmost portion bordering the Willamette River. Comprised of 17 distinct neighborhoods including Arnold Creek, Ashcreek, Bridlemile, Collins View, Crestwood, Far Southwest, Hayhurst, Hillsdale, Homestead, Maplewood, Markham, Marshall Park, Multnomah Village, South Portland, South Burlingame, Southwest Hills and West Portland Park prospective buyers will find that this area provides many opportunities to own, sell, or invest in real estate.
In addition to the strong local housing market, residents living in Southwest Portland enjoy the fact that the area has excellent educational facilities, a burgeoning local economy, and many attractions and cultural endeavors to pursue. Esteemed colleges and universities such as Portland State University, which houses the largest student body in any of Oregon's colleges, and Lewis & Clark College provide for the ever-growing educational needs of students. Students who graduate from these institutions of higher learning move forward and join Multnomah County's workforce with many getting hired by such big name companies as Intel, Adidas, and Nike. Cultural sites of interest are abundant throughout Southwest Portland and the Portland metro region in general with art museums, parks, and the downtown district serving as popular areas to spend the day.
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