Fairmount Hills Neighborhood

Fairmount Hills is a charming neighborhood located in South Central Salem, Oregon. The area is known for its beautiful homes, friendly neighbors, and stunning views of the city.  Home of Mahonia Hall, also known as the Governor’s Mansion and the T. A. Livesley House, named after the original owner. Some of Salem’s prominent citizens have…

Candalaria Neighborhood

Home to one of Salem Oregon’s coffee house gems, French Press, the Candalaria neighborhood is located solidly in the middle of south Salem. Just south of Fairmount Hills, this neighborhood was developed in the 1950s through the 1970s. For home buyers looking for a mid-century modern home, Candalaria is one of the few neighborhoods in…

Best Neighborhoods in Salem Oregon

Best Neighborhoods in Salem Oregon   Where are the best neighborhoods in Salem Oregon? One of the most difficult things about relocating to a new area is figuring out where to live. Neighborhoods are all different and appeal to different types of people. The best neighborhoods are the ones that feel most like home to…

Elegant, Upscale, and Luxury Neighborhoods

Upscale Neighborhoods in Salem Oregon Gleaming hardwoods, granite slab, high-quality millwork, box beam ceilings, Anderson windows, Sub Zero…if those are music to your ears you are probably an upscale home buyer. Elegance makes you feel right at home.  You worked hard and now it is time to enjoy your hard work with a home with…

Arts and Crafts Style in Salem Oregon

Many new construction homes here in Salem Oregon are referred to as Craftsman. Some have elements of the Arts and Crafts movement (AKA Craftsman), but most are not Craftsman homes. When talking about Craftsman homes, most people think of the Craftsman Bungalow, but a Craftsman doesn’t have to be a bungalow and not all bungalows…