Richmond Neighborhood – Your New Home

The Lindley Team at Mortgage Express | 503.517.8641

Richmond is a melting pot of cultures, styles and vibes. Located between Hawthorne Street to the North and Powell Boulevard in Southeast Portland, this unique neighborhood offers something for everyone; from hip coffee shops near the trendy Hawethorne district all the way down south to suburban sprawl accompanied by its strip malls. Whether looking for an artsy vibe or just casual shopping spots – it’s all here!

Between these two extremes lies Division Street, an up-and-coming area with unique businesses housed in unassuming storefronts and warehouses. Restaurants in Richmond tend to be diverse; a favorite among locals is the Thai restaurant Pok Pok. Richmond Elementary School, which houses Portland’s Japanese Magnet Program, is located in the neighborhood. Known for second language education, it has many English language learners. This is not a neighborhood school; as a magnet school, it brings in students from all over Portland.

With its high walkability and friendly residents, Richmond is the perfect place to explore on foot and make some new friends. Whether you’re into expansive historic homes or quaint little houses, there are plenty of options for a wide range of budgets—all with that classic neighborhood charm! As one would expect from an urban area full of young professionals and families just starting out, prices tend to be quite reasonable here in Richmond.

Park:

  • Sewallcrest Park
    Park grounds featuring an off-leash area for dogs, a basketball court, playground & ball fields.

Restaurants:

  • Bollywood Theater
    http://www.bollywoodtheaterpdx.com/
    Casual stop for Indian street-food classics, with old Bollywood films showing on a wall.
  • Pok Pok
    https://pokpokrestaurants.com/
    Creative Thai street food like fish-sauce wings & unique beverages served at a small, modern spot.
  • Salt & Straw
    https://saltandstraw.com/
    Inventive flavors of ice cream made from organic, local ingredients dished out in a quaint parlor.
  • Ava Gene’s
    http://www.avagenes.com/
    Italian eatery serving cocktails & upscale fare, including family-style options, in a chic space.
  • Stumptown Coffee Roasters
    http://www.stumptowncoffee.com/
    Coffee bar chain offering house-roasted direct-trade coffee, along with brewing gear & whole beans
  • Hopworks Urban Brewery
    http://hopworksbeer.com/
    Kid-friendly brewpub decorated with salvaged bike parts serving organic-leaning pub grub & drinks.

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The Lindley Team  is the top rated Mortgage Lender in Richmond Neighborhood! We help families, couples, and individuals develop their financial “Story” in order to obtain residential home financing.​ The Tammi Lindley Team is proud to help you achieve your dreams of owning your own home, by offering various finance and loan options, and using our years of experience to make sure you are getting the best mortgage possible.

Coming from Richmond Neighborhood? Here are easy to use directions straight to our office in Portland.

We love meeting with our clients face-to-face, whether you’re a first time home buyer, moving up to a newer home, looking to invest in real estate, or refinance, we’re here to be your preferred Portland Mortgage Lenders.

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