Much of the Portland metro enjoys a retro flavor. But away from the city itself, the enclave of Forest Grove offers the kind of small town idyll that we might expect from America of the 1940s and 50s.
Thought Forest Grove might be considered a suburb of Portland if you look at in on a... Read More
Part of the Portland metro’s charm: its diversity. Since moving here in October of last year, I’ve tried to explore the many different neighborhoods, cities, natural spaces, parks and cultures. Lake Oswego, just eight miles south of downtown Portland, enjoys a flavor totally unique, worth... Read More
Part of the Portland metro’s charm: its diversity. Since moving here in October of last year, I’ve tried to explore the many different neighborhoods, cities, natural spaces, parks and cultures. Lake Oswego, just eight miles south of downtown Portland, enjoys a flavor totally unique, worth visiting and possibly a beautiful place to call home-- though admittedly, it is more expensive than many other local neighborhoods. But its value is based on its one-of-a-kind character.
If you have a close extended family that likes to visit, consider checking them into a bed and breakfast near the house you bought on the Portland, OR real estate market. Events such as holidays, graduations and birthdays can all bring a family together, but if your house built for a... Read More
If you are looking for a place to celebrate after purchasing one of the houses for sale in Vancouver, WA, you may want to try a night club. Most offer the opportunity to dance, drink and be merry, in a fun atmosphere filled with party-goers.
The Elbow Room at 1800 Broadway Street is... Read More
If your child is a fan of ballet, tap or interpretive dance, you may wish to stop at one of the local studios after getting settled into the home you purchased on the MLS listings in Hillsboro, OR. After-school activities such as dance offer the opportunity for a child to develop strength... Read More
After huffing and puffing to carry all of those boxes inside the home you purchased off of the MLS listings in Gresham, OR, you may consider a subscription to a local gym. Exercise can help decrease your chance of heart disease and stroke, reduce stress and maintain muscles for improved... Read More
If your parents do not wish to live in the home you purchased off of the Beaverton, OR real estate market, but want to reside close by, consider senior center communities as an option. These living situations are specially designed to provide for aging parents, while maximizing social and... Read More
If you’ve let your hair get a bit shaggy during the process of moving into a new home bought off of the MLS listings in Vancouver, WA, you may need to find a new barber. Whether you prefer a buzz cut or a more complex style, a professional in the city can get you looking your best.... Read More
If your child has a birthday coming up soon after moving into a new home purchased off of the MLS listings in Hillsboro, OR, you may want to bring him or her to a bowling alley. If you like traditional bowling, you and your child can spend a fun afternoon testing your hand-eye... Read More
After buying one of the homes for sale in Beaverton, OR, it is time to celebrate by hosting a party. If you need a new outfit, chances are it will not fit without a bit of tailoring. Consider hiring a local professional to hem and stitch your clothes to cut a dapper figure.
Kim’s... Read More