Wilark Park Neighborhood
The Wilark Park neighborhood is sandwiched between Gubser Elementary school and Whiteaker Middle School, Keizer Station and 14th street. If you want a home in this neighborhood you can’t really wait too long when they come on the market. Homes in this neighborhood sell from list to close really quickly. With large lots and well-maintained homes, proximity to Gubser school, and very easy highway access, this neighborhood is ideal in many ways.
Real estate started to be developed in this neighborhood in the mid-1960s and continued until the 1970s. Most of the neighborhood was developed during that time frame. During the 1990s and 2000s a few streets were added with newer homes as Keizer grew, but for the most part, this neighborhood is a 60-70s neighborhood.
Of note is that this neighborhood is the Christmas Street neighborhood. Annually, residents decorate their homes and do a fundraiser. There are many cars that come to see the Christmas light displays in this neighborhood from Thanksgiving through Christmas.
Real estate prices for Gubser/Wilark Park
Most homes will sell in the $300,000-$400,000 price range.
- 1960-1980s construction
- Architecturally simple homes
- Close to Gubser Elementary and Whiteaker Middle
- Well maintained homes
- Long time residents make for a stable population