The Laurel Springs Neighborhood
Note: The Laurel Springs 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.
The Laurel Springs neighborhood is easy to miss as it is nestled between River Road South and Candalaria. The neighborhood is accessible from River Road or through Candalaria. Developed mostly in the 1970s and later, the architecture is diverse in this neighborhood – multi-level homes, split levels, and regular ranch styles tend to dominate. For home buyers looking for a contemporary home, Laurel Springs is a likely bet.
The Laurel Springs neighborhood in south Salem Oregon is a well-established area of homes. Lush and mature landscaping are characteristic of the neighborhood. Tree-lined streets are filled with glorious fall colors. A few of the streets have a canopy so lush that the trees are almost touching each other from across the street. People choose to live in Laurel Springs for the larger lots, good-sized homes, easy access downtown off River Rd, and solid south Salem schools.
Close to Minto-Brown Island Park, Salem Golf Club, and amenities in Salem, Laurel Springs is one of those neighborhoods where residents stay for a long time. Due to its great location, large lots, and well-maintained homes, it is a desirable area to live. It is also close to one of Salem’s more popular cafes, French Press Coffee and Crepes.
Home prices in Laurel Springs
Homes in this neighborhood tend to be priced in the $475,000 to $625,000 range. A home that needs a lot of work will be purchased at the lower price points.