Located in the state of Washington, Newport is a thriving town in Pend Oreille County with a population of 2,000 plus people. Part of the International Selkirk Loop, Newport has some of the best scenery around. Here, you will find the Colville National Forest, miles of Pend Oreille River, dozens of city parks, and a charming downtown district. People come to Newport to relax and to experience the grand outdoors you can only find in Washington. As a home, living in Newport is truly exciting with limitless all-year-round outdoor recreation, local festivals, affordable living with hydroelectric energy, and much more.
Newport also offers a mixed workforce that includes skilled professionals, tradespeople, loggers, artisans, entrepreneurs, business owners, sales and office workers, as well as the ever-increasing remote workforce. As a result, Newport has a well-rounded community with small-town values and a strong economy. Consequently, Newport’s real estate market is also strong and thriving. Here, the median sale price for homes is $375,000. Presently, there are 80 or so homes for sale in the Newport area. Likewise, there’s a plethora of land for sale here. Property in Newport ranges from $15,000 for a .49-acre lot to $3,100,000 for a whopping 829 acres.
Homes for sale in Newport range from $80,000 to $1,275,000. Thus, regardless of your budget, you can easily find the single-family home you need or the holiday estate of your dreams. For instance, for $185,000, you can own a 3-bedroom, 2-bath, 1.5-story, single-family home with stunning 1920’s architecture. This 1920’s gem sits on a 5,663-square foot lot and is conveniently located near Newport’s downtown district. Alternatively, for $475,000, you can purchase a 3-bed, 2-bath, waterfront home with 2,058 square feet of living span and .75 acres of land. This gorgeous waterfront home has a contemporary open layout and luxury amenities.
If you are looking for a private island to call your own, then you are in luck. For $1,275,000, you can own an exclusive island. On this island, you’ll find a 3-bed, 3-bath recently remodeled home. This island home has a spacious great room with a wood-burning fireplace and double doors that open out to Diamond Lake. Additionally, this home has panoramic views, a gourmet kitchen, a wet bar with built-in wine cooler, an upstairs loft, a garage, and a sizeable patio/deck. The island itself offers plenty of space for outdoor living, and the property also has a substantial-size dock.
Newport has ample land for sale. At the moment, you will find available forested acreage, waterfrontage, river frontage, residential land plots, timber land, farmland, private lakes, islands, and a few commercial parcels. Available acreage in Newport is what you make it, especially with the larger land plots. For example, a 411-acre plot plus private lake is $2,700,000. This particular property has been approved for all kinds of land development including subdivisions, duck clubs, gun clubs, golf courses, lakefronts, and more. For this price, you’d also get a 2-bedroom log cabin/home with a well, a septic system, and a detached shop.
Besides exclusive islands and private lakes, Newport has a prime 20-acre hilltop estate with stunning views for $150,000. This picturesque estate has a 270-degree view of the countryside and nearby mountains. This property provides the perfect setting for a wilderness retreat-style home or a private vacation home. What’s more, the property has commercially zoned acreage. If you prefer river frontage, there’s a 5.51-acre plot with a purchase price of $325,000. This 5.51-acre parcel has breathtaking mountain views and Pend Oreille River frontage. Lastly, more affordable acreage is available and ranges from .49 acres for $15,000 to 21.05 acres for $55,900.