Fairmount Hills Neighborhood

Fairmount Note: The Fairmount Hills neighborhood is one of the neighborhoods that the agents at Tomson Burnham are experts in. We help clients buy and sell many homes in this neighborhood.  Home of the Mahonia Hall, also known as the Governor’s Mansion and the T. A. Livesley House named after the original owner. Some of…

Bush Park Neighborhood

Homes in the Bush Park Neighborhood Strolling down the tree-lined streets in the Bush Park Neighborhood in the fall and watching the colors swirl around you, makes you crave a hot bowl of soup when you get home. The historic architecture creates a sense of cozy charm that seems part of an era long gone…

Candalaria Neighborhood

Candalaria Neighborhood Note: This neighborhood is one of the neighborhoods that the agents at Tomson Burnham are experts in. We help clients buy and sell many homes in this 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…

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…