Spokane Real Estate Information in Washington
As the largest city in the Inland Northwest, Spokane is the trade and medical center for a 36-county region covering eastern Washington, north Idaho, western Montana, and parts of Oregon, British Columbia, and Alberta. Spokane is one of those just-the-right-size cities big enough to offer all the city delights, and small enough that a visitor can find them.
Spokane boasts an active, vibrant downtown that was recently enhanced with the addition of a new pedestrian mall and old-fashioned streetcars. It is a city that offers an exceptional quality of life. With little crime, a low cost of living, affordable housing, good schools and an unspoiled and spectacular environment, the city has grown to include some 217,000 residents.
Spokane offers all the amenities of the metropolitan city it has become. River Park Square, in the heart of downtown, is the premier shopping mall in the area with myriad stores and specialty shops. Spokane's Veteran's Memorial Arena offers a full slate of big-name entertainment and sporting events. Located on the site of Spokane's old Coliseum, the facility offers state of the art amenities and acoustics. Academic opportunities are plentiful, for students in grades K-12 as well as those wishing to pursue a degree in higher education. Spokane offers a wide variety of housing types and prices. Prospective buyers will be pleased to find that Spokane offers a variety of housing types in a range of affordable prices. These include single-family homes, townhouses, condos, and even equestrian and ranch properties.
Spokane City Guide