Eugene Oregon real estate and homes for sale
Eugene Oregon Real Estate
Fondly known as an Urban Forest, Eugene Oregon real estate is nestled within a gorgeous city beaming with personality. This unassuming exit off of the I-5 highway is consistently recognized as a leader in art, culture, education, sports, and progressive attitude.
Eugene's 150,000 residents take pride in the largest library in the state, top college football team, and the longest running Saturday Market in the country. Because of this, homes for sale in Eugene, Oregon provides backyard access to great dining, outdoor adventures and the very best in culture and the arts.
Shopping and Dining
Eugene Oregon real estate puts you in tempting distance of the best restaurants, whether you're hankering for a gourmet burger at Marche, or a delicious vegan Chai spice cake at Sweet Life Patisserie. Eugene's historic downtown is a bustle with coffee shops, art galleries, independent theaters, vintage clothing shops, and the latest music and live entertainment at the Hult Center for Performing Arts. The 5th Street Market alone will turn window shopping into a full day event with their wide array of eclectic shops. For more serious shopping ventures around Eugene Oregon real estate, the Valley River Center is a swarm of activity with over 100 individual stores.
Parks and Recreation
Eugene officials scaled back their proud claim to be the “World’s Greatest City for the Arts & Outdoors” in 2010. Yet there is a reason the legendary Prefontaine Classic and the Olympic Track and Field Trials have found a home in Eugene's year-round green landscape. Perfectly situated in the mild temperatures of the Willamette Valley, Eugene, Oregon and the many wonderful homes for sale are surrounded by miles of trails.
If you aren’t decked out in green and yellow to cheer on the Oregon Ducks with 59,000 other fans at Autzen Stadium, then you could be hiking up Spencer's Butte, or relaxing at Cougar Natural Hot Springs. Whatever your outdoor fix is, a little bit of a driving will get you there. An hour heading southeast will have you skilling down one of 29 downhill runs in the pristine Willamette Pass, while 80 minutes toward the west will put you on the Oregon Coast in time for sunset.
School and Health
When looking for a new home in Eugene, many often ask about local schools. Eugene boasts 24 elementary schools, 12 middle schools, and nine high schools, which cater to approximately 16,000 k-12 students with a graduation rate of 76%. The next largest city, Salem has a graduation rate of 65%. Additional information can be found on the 4J school district website.
Eugene has access to the nationally recognized Sacred Heart Medical Center which just recently opened up a second location across town to meet the medical needs of the community. In addition, several Urgent Care centers are conveniently located throughout the community.
Whether you are looking for quiet home in the South Hills, a tight-knit community in Jefferson Westside or something a little closer to the action near campus, Eugene Oregon real estate provides a central hub for a variety of cultural, artistic, and comfort needs.
If you are thinking about buying or selling Eugene Oregon homes for sale, give us a call at (541) 349-2620 or send us an email to explore your options and to find out when is the best time for you to make a move.