The neighborhood of Brooklyn is situated in the city of Portland, Oregon.
Brooklyn is a great part of the city for home buyers who enjoy both indoor and outdoor activities. It is easy to find dynamic streets in this area. Despite the fact that there are many people around most of the time, a limited selection of entertainment venues can be found nearby, and with its a few bars, there are options for nighttime activities. There are a few public green spaces close by for residents to explore, such as Ross Island Natural Area, and they are very well-situated, making it very easy to access them.
In Brooklyn, roughly 40% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while the rest are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and duplexes. This part of the city experienced its biggest housing boom before the 1960s, so most of the available housing stock is from this era. This neighborhood has quite a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy roughly 60% of the properties in Brooklyn while the rest are occupied by owners.
It is very convenient to access both a general and a specialty grocery store on foot from most homes for sale in Brooklyn. Moreover, this neighborhood is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe. Concerning education, it is a rather short walk to access primary as well as high schools from most properties for sale in Brooklyn.
Regardless of the medium of transportation, it is quite convenient to travel in Brooklyn. Active home buyers will value the very walk-friendly nature of this area; meeting daily needs is very easy on foot, and there are also a good number of businesses nearby. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, traveling by public transit is convenient in Brooklyn. This part of Portland is also quite car friendly. It is convenient to find a parking spot, and nearby highways are very easy to reach from any location in Brooklyn.