Though home to the renowned public research institutions of Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon is not dominated by the university. How can it be, with its incredible location for recreation, nestled between the coast and the mountains, and its ever-burgeoning economy? Corvallis is unique because it has all the amenities and liveliness that major college towns have, while remaining a fantastic city in its own right. With the agreeable subtropical climate, you will always want to be outside in Corvallis. And you can be, as the city has at least 47 public parks within and bordering the city limits. Outside the city, you can find hiking in the nearby mountains or lounging in the nearby beaches. Other great ways to spend time outdoors could be going to an Oregon State football or baseball game, or checking out the outdoors Da Vinci festival or the Annual Arts Party. Apart from the large university, Corvallis is boosted by a massive HP research and development campus in town. And furthermore by a gene bank run by the US Department of Agriculture. It's truly no wonder Corvallis boasts being one of the most highly educated cities around. Legend Homes Portland is building a great, new community in Corvallis, located on the scenic banks of the Willamette River and including many amenities. Or else many great homes can be found around the city. Discover home layouts from three bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms to six bedrooms and six bathrooms. Prices range from 76000 to 582000. Corvallis is the city to be in the northwest, so stop by New Home Source as soon as possible to snatch up your new home.