About Homes for Sale in Lake Oswego
ALL ABOUT :
Incorporated in 1910, Lake Oswego is considered one of the finest residential areas in Oregon. Just eight miles south of downtown Portland, Lake Oswego is a thriving city of almost 37,000 residents and is centered around the lake by the same name and is bordered by the Willamette River, offering a beautiful backdrop with beautiful views. Lake Oswego is a highly respected community with elegant architecture and ample recreation. Several parks, public golf course, indoor tennis center, outdoor amphitheater and the picturesque river make this community a peaceful retreat. Portland’s amenities are close by and Lake Oswego features several local amenities and events.
ACCESS TO THE LAKE:
The most sought after property is around the private lake. Lake access is mostly deeded to lakefront property owners and is closed to anyone that is not a member of the Lake Oswego Corporation. The Lake Oswego Corporation is a non-profit organization that manages the Oswego lake and insures the safety, water quality, maintenance, boat and operator licensing, and special events.
The schools in the city rate among the best in the county, with more than 80% of high schools students going on to attend college.