October 6 2009

New Portland Town And Single-Family Homes At Windswept Waters

by racheal

Portland OR New Homes For Sale

Located in beautiful Clackamas County and only minutes away from hip and artsy Portland, Windswept Waters is yet another D.R Horton development that sets a new standard for homes for sale in Oregon. These new Portland homes for sale offer everything from style to comfort, and in many cases, outright extravagance! Windswept Waters offers 2 story, 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom new townhomes. Residences will enjoy the romantic European Chalet style, as well as single-family homes with similarly exquisite floorplans. Whether it's in-community amenities that you prefer, such as fitness centers, dining, and shopping, or it's outdoor pursuits that you're after, like the community park, golfing, or one of the many hiking trails in and around the area, you'll find what you're looking for in a new home at Windswept Waters.

Portland Oregon

Windswept Waters sits nestled in Happy Valley, Oregon, which is part of the rapidly growing pacific northwest-area of the United States, which has fast become its own unique cultural hub of the great American west. On top of being minutes away from downtown Portland, and not too far from the exciting and vibrant cities of Seattle and Vancouver, Clackamas County itself offers a wide array of restaurants and shopping, and that's without even mentioning the 185-store retail cornucopia that is Clackamas Town Center Mall, one of the west's premier shopping destinations.

Town-homes and Single-family homes at Windswept Waters currently offer floorplans that contain between 3-5 bedrooms, 2.5-4 baths, and range from 2,236-4,642 square feet. Prices are starting in the low $400's, and D.R Horton maintains that all homes come with a one year warranty and 10 years structural warranty.  For additional information call to set up an appointment at 503-538-8209.


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September 21 2009

Forest Grove, The Perfect Place To Raise A Family And Buy A New Home

by racheal

Forest Grove Homes For Sale

Forest Grove, Oregon is the perfect place to raise a family. Forest Grove’s historic charm resembles what the town looked like during it’s established in 1872. If you are looking for that small town feel while having the conveniences of the city, Forest Grove is what you are looking for.

Forest Grove New Homes For sale

When you live in Forest Grove, plan of living among scenic vineyards and wealthy agricultural lands. Such views can be seen at Falcon Ridge new homes. This beautiful new collection of homes by D.R Horton offers scenic beauty of prosperous agricultural lands, wine vineyards, and parks, while maintaining easy access to highway into Oregon’s Coast or Portland's metropolitan district. Falcon Ridge new Forest Grove homes features brilliantly designed single-family new homes with abundant included amenities normally found in more costly homes. Falcon Ridge wonderful floorplans include 3 – 6 bedrooms, 2.5 - 3.5 bathrooms, range from 2,323 - 3,643 sq. ft. and start in the high $300,000's. For more information on this small town community call Thuy-503.332.5324 or


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July 29 2009

Portland Oregon "The City Of Roses"

by racheal

Portland, Oregon a big city excitement with a small town charm. Portland is known as "The City Of Roses" and one of the favorite destinations in the West for travelers. Set between the sparkling waters of the Columbia and Willamette Rivers, Portland is situated approximately 70 miles from the Pacific in a magnificent setting. Portland's historic old town with galleries and museums, a Saturday market, and theatre companies keep visitors busy for weeks! Its lush green parks are perfect for a picnic or an afternoon stroll, located just a short distance from Willamette valley wineries, skiing at Timberline Lodge and all of the excitement and beauty of Oregon's spectacular ocean beaches have to offer.

Portland offers abundant opportunities for leisure and casual strolls with short blocks, combined with public art, old fashioned statuary, fountains, bridges and parks. Walking tours are availed of the downtown area focusing on the best of the city's art, architecture, urban parks and fountains. For the more adventuresome walker, Forest Park has over 70 miles of trails.

Nightlife in Portland is exhilarating. This includes the world class performances of the internationally-acclaimed Oregon Symphony. Local theaters offer performing arts in the area offer ballet, Shakespeare, Broadway musicals, modern dance and much more. Oregon Zoo concerts are a summer treat, with music for all ages. See art up close at the First Thursday art gallery walks in Westside Portland or in Northeast Portland galleries during Last Thursday walks. And what is a city without local pubs and brew houses, where tasting local microbrews is considered a fine way to spend an evening.

A splendid location, relaxed respectability, and an urban lifestyle that is unsurpassed for its livability makes Portland a city to visit and remember. Take a stroll along Tom McCall Waterfront Park, with its outdoor cafes, river walks and marinas. Enjoy the dancing waters of the Salmon Street Springs fountain, and then walk a little farther to gaze at magnificent snowcapped Mt. Hood.

Browse the world's largest bookstore Powell's City of Books. Or take the kids to the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, for an exhilarating visit at a state of the art science center, including the giant screen Omnimax Theater, many interactive exhibits for children and adults.

Forest Grove, off of David Hill Road is a scenic beauty of rich agricultural lands that is surrounded by wine vineyards, parks and easy highway access into Portland's metropolitan district or the Oregon Coast. Of all Portland homes for sale, one new community within Forest Grove is Falcon Ridge. A beautiful new collection of homes that features beautifully designed single-family homes. Who wouldn’t want to live, in what has been referred to as the greenest city in the United States, Portland Oregon? 


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