Summer is really heating up this year, with record temperatures in some areas of the country. Clark County is no exception and when temperatures rise, many people cool off along the Washougal River. Among the many bodies of water in this region, the Washougal River is an especially prized waterway for recreation, boating, fishing, and peaceful living. If you are lucky enough to own a home along the river, you can enjoy these activities year around. Combine the luxury of privacy with the diversity of views, and you have a very popular area, where properties sell quickly.
Some of out favorite listings have been along the Washougal - they are always a pleasure to visit and show! Dougan Falls, for example, is a popular destination spot featuring waterfalls that plunge 19 feet into a narrow trough that widens into a massive, deep pool. This location is ideal for swimming on a hot summer day, Get there early as parking is limited. Note: a Washington State Discover Pass is required, unless it’s a free day.
Here is a snapshot market report for homes over $400,000 on the Washougal River:
9 Active listings from $427,000 to $1,800,000
Average SQFT: 3,086
Average $/SQFT: $263
1 Pending at $850,000 with 3,571 SQFT for $238/SQFT
6 Sold in last 3 months: $405,000 and $660,000
Average SQFT: 2,776
Average $/SqFt: $174
Average Days on Market: 32 days. Properties sell fast along the Washougal River!
If you own a home along the Washougal River and would like a free market analysis, contact us at Nature As Neighbors. If you are looking for a home in Washougal, you can start your search here.
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