5 Homes for Sale Under $500K in St. Johns, Portland

Buying a home in Portland these days can be a challenge for most, considering the steady increase of real estate over the past two years. But there are still a few small pockets in the city where first-time home buyers and investors alike can find affordable homes. We have the full map of Portland homes for sale.

One of those pockets is St. Johns neighborhood, considered one of Portland’s up-and-coming communities. Between its downtown revival of upgraded restaurants and shops and sharing borders with the beautiful 23-acre Cathedral Park, this Portland neighborhood is definitely worth a look. Click here for the full map of all St. Johns home for sale.

We wanted to see what St. Johns had to offer this week, so we took a look and found these 5 homes for sale under $500K in St. Johns neighborhood.

Whatever your reason for considering a home in St. Johns, we think these homes will spark your interest. Take a look and tell us what you think!

#1 – 9320 N Central St

This light and bright fixer is brimming with possibilities! The main level is open and has lots of character from its era. Stairs lead to an attic that could be finished and transformed into a bedroom suite, office space, or bonus room. The home sits on a large, deep lot that backs up against N Leonard St, offering lots of potential for an ADU. Bring your imagination!

#2 – 6623 N Astor St

This adorable and affordable bungalow is moments from Kenton and St. Johns hot spots, parks, and the MAX line. Inside, it boasts a big updated kitchen with newer appliances (including a mini split washer/dryer), charming remodeled bathroom, refinished hardwood floors, and fresh paint and newer windows throughout. Outside, there’s tons of room in the sunny, fully-fenced backyard for a garden, ADU, or extra storage. And the oversized driveway/garage/ workshop is perfect for those who love DIY projects. All this and a Home Energy Score of 9 make this one a must-see!

#3 – 9595 N Lombard St

This beautifully updated St. Johns bungalow has new paint, new roof, water heater, updated windows, and newer stainless steel appliances in the kitchen. The good-sized yard offers plenty of room for outdoor living and entertaining. With this home’s close proximity to restaurants, coffee shops, parks, trails, and highways, along with a Home Energy Score of 9, it’s yet another one you can’t miss!

#4 – 7044 N Columbia Way

This classic, homey St. Johns property has beautiful hardwood and bamboo floors throughout and an open floor plan. The slider from the dining room leads to the level back yard with a covered deck and tool shed. The basement holds tons of potential for an ADU with a large bonus room, full bathroom, plus an additional room with shelving and a sink. This home is also near St. Johns shops, parks, and schools. Come see for yourself what this home has to offer!

#5 – 6631 N Smith Ct

This roomy, bright home boasts an ideal location with easy access to shopping, restaurants, and parks in both St. Johns and Kenton neighborhoods. An abundance of windows fills this home with natural light. The living room includes a wood-burning fireplace and opens to the dining area with an office/seating nook tucked off to the side. The interior is spacious and has a versatile floor plan, allowing for the primary bedroom to be on the main level or in the larger 25′ X 11′ bonus room upstairs. This home has a newer roof, new exterior/interior paint, and new carpet.

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