Homes in the Northgate Neighborhood
The Northgate neighborhood is a designated rejuvenation district, here in Salem, Oregon. For first time home buyers, there are some limited city funds to assist home buyers with purchasing homes in designated areas around the city. The rejuvenation district dollars tend to come and go so you would want to be on the watch for when they reopen those funding sources.
There are several fixer uppers in this area. Due to its affordability, there are several longtime homeowners in this neighborhood. Many of the homes have really large lots as they were generally built in the 1950 and 1960 decades.
Northgate is located between Portland and Silverton roads and bordered by the I-5 freeway and where Portland Rd. and Silverton Rd. converge. The neighborhood is located across Silverton Road from the fairgrounds and has excellent access to the Kroc Center as well as freeway access. If you enjoy attending events or work at the fairgrounds and don’t want to have to worry about parking, this neighborhood allows for that. Northgate does not rank particularly high as a walkable neighborhood, but it does have many amenities within a short drive.
Salem Oregon home prices in Northgate
Homes are very inexpensive and most homes are between $250,000-$400,000 in this area. This is one of the most affordable neighborhoods in Salem Oregon.