Sellwood-Moreland is a neighborhood within Portland, Oregon.
Sellwood-Moreland is a fairly good neighborhood to buy a home in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. This part of Portland is reasonably quiet overall, as the streets are generally tranquil - however noise can be problematic around one of the railway lines. Lastly, it is very easy to access green spaces in the neighborhood since there are about 10 of them close by for residents to explore.
Sellwood-Moreland experienced its latest housing boom before the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this era. In this part of the city, many of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining homes are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. About 60% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes.
Both primary and secondary schools are easy to access on foot from most houses for sale in Sellwood-Moreland. Residents benefit from public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. Regarding food, it is usually an option for house buyers in Sellwood-Moreland to shop for their groceries on foot. Additionally, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe just around the corner.
This neighborhood is conducive to walking; many common errands can be run on foot. Public transit riders may find few choices in Sellwood-Moreland due to the low service level. Thankfully, house owners are served by a few bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. In contrast, this area is a fairly convenient part of Portland for traveling by car. It is easy to come across a parking spot.