The neighborhood of Old Town-Chinatown is part of the city of Portland, Oregon.
Old Town-Chinatown offers a variety of experiences for home buyers who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time in green spaces. Finding lively streets in this neighborhood is very easy. There are many people around most of the time, there is a broad selection of entertainment venues, and with its about 20 bars, there are options for nighttime activities. Many locations in the neighborhood have good access to green spaces, such as Tom McCall Waterfront Park, since there are a few of them close by for residents to relax in.
The predominance of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of Old Town-Chinatown is an important part of its character. This area offers mainly one bedroom and lofts homes. About 80% of the population of this neighborhood rent their home whereas owners make up the remainder. The median year of construction for properties in this part of Portland is 1979.
Property owners in this part of Portland will be pleased to learn that a general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away. Likewise, there are over 50 restaurants and about 10 cafes to benefit from in Old Town-Chinatown. It is also very easy to reach a selection of clothing stores on foot. When it comes to education, both primary and secondary schools are convenient to reach on foot from most houses for sale in this neighborhood.
This part of Portland presents home buyers with the choice between a variety of modes of transportation. Old Town-Chinatown is especially well-suited for traveling on foot; most daily needs are especially convenient to carry out without the use of a car, and plenty of businesses are very close by. The public transit network in this area is very practical as a result of around 30 nearby bus lines. Commuting by car is also easy in Old Town-Chinatown. It is convenient to come across a place to park, and nearby highways are very easy to access from any location in this neighborhood.