The neighborhood of Buckman is located in the city of Portland, Oregon.
Buckman offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. There are a large number of things to do in this part of Portland for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Even though there are usually many people around, numerous of entertainment venues can be found nearby, and places to go out at night are well-spread throughout the neighborhood. Green spaces are easy to get to since there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in.
In Buckman, about 40% of buildings are large apartment buildings, while the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings and single detached homes. This part of Portland has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly three quarters of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder. This part of Portland experienced its latest housing boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available homes are from this time period.
Home buyers in Buckman will appreciate that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Furthermore, those who like to dine out won't have to go far in Buckman, where over 100 restaurants and around 10 cafes can be found. It is also a rather short walk to a good variety of clothing stores. With respect to education, in this neighborhood, residents will typically be able to reach primary as well as high schools on foot. Property buyers can choose between public and private secondary schools.
Buckman will appeal to home owners that use different modes of transportation. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, Buckman is a fairly pleasant part of Portland for moving around by public transit. A car is also a reasonably good means of transportation in this neighborhood. It is convenient to access a parking spot, and nearby highways, such as Pacific Highway, are very easy to reach from anywhere in Buckman. Buckman will appeal to active house buyers as it is especially suitable for walking; all common errands can be run without needing to resort to a vehicle, and various businesses are especially close by.