Milepost 5

850 NE 81st Avenue, Portland, OR 97213
  • Studio - 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • Affordable, Apartment
Last updated 25 Oct 2020 Verified Listing

Several properties are now offering virtual tours, live tours via FaceTime and other streaming apps or self-guided tours. Contact the property directly to find out what options are available at Milepost 5.

  • Studio
  • 0 Bath
  • 126 -to 190 Sq.Ft.
Milepost 5 -  Interior
Workspace Studio
  • Studio
  • 1 Bath
  •   Sq.Ft.
Call for Details
Milepost 5 -  Interior
1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 371 Sq.Ft.
Call for Details
Milepost 5 -  Interior
2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
  • 512 Sq.Ft.
Milepost 5 -  Interior
Browse our community and unit amenities. To tour our floor plans and learn more about our current availability, please call our friendly leasing staff today!

Community Amenities

  • Mix of live/work, work-only, and common spaces
  • Wide ranging event schedule including art openings, plays, music, workshops, and readings
  • Community garden
  • Common area WiFi available
  • Access to public transit (Max blue, red and green lines. Bus lines 19, 20, & 72)
  • Walking distance to Montavilla Park and Montavilla Community Center
  • Zipcar available onsite
  • Onsite coin operated laundry facility
  • Online Maintenance Portal
  • Online Rent Payments
Milepost 5 is an affordable housing community for creatives, developed for working artists of all disciplines. Located on a two-acre campus in Portland’s Montavilla neighborhood, our community of over 100 renters work in dozens of artistic fields. Residents host monthly art openings, present plays, music, readings, workshops, and other events in the community spaces. Income restrictions apply and are determined via the Portland Housing Bureau's guide for 60% of the area median income. The complex boasts over 100 units consisting of both residential and artist studio spaces. The sizes of the spaces range from about 130 - 400 square feet.   While about half of the units feature their own bathroom en suite, the other half of the units have dorm-style bathrooms located throughout the building.  The units all have shared kitchens, which are located on both the second and third floors.  Most residents keep a mini-fridge inside their apartments. The building has a laundry room with coin-operated machines, a workshop for working on small projects, galleries, and community gardens.  Public transportation is readily available by light rail or many bus lines.

Pets are not allowed

This apartment community also offers amenities such as Mix of live/work, work-only, and common spaces, Wide ranging event schedule including art openings, plays, music, workshops, and readings and Community garden and is located on 850 NE 81st Avenue in the 97213 zip code. Browse through Studio Apts, 1 Bedroom Apts or 2 Bedroom Apts with floorplans ranging from 126 Sq.Ft. to 512 Sq.M.The Guardian Management LLC property management company will verify your lease application and send you a timely response. Once you become a resident of Milepost 5, you will be able to pay your rent online, submit maintenance requests, and get community news by logging in securely to your Resident Portal.

Public Schools

GreatSchools Rating School name Phone number Grades Students Distance
Vestal Elementary School
Elementary & Middle School
(503) 916-6437 K-8 341 0.290
Lee Elementary School
Elementary & Middle School
(503) 916-6144 K-8 425 0.865
Madison High School
High School
(503) 916-5220 9-12 1141 0.905
Roseway Heights School
Elementary & Middle School
(503) 916-5600 K-8 660 1.122
Creative Science School
Elementary & Middle School
(503) 916-6431 K-8 479 1.158

Private Schools

GreatSchools Rating School name Phone number Grades Students Distance
Columbia Christian School
Elementary, Middle & High School
(503) 252-8577 PK-12 270 0.474
Crossroads Christian School
Elementary & Middle School
(503) 254-1431 PK-8 99 1.317
Portland Adventist Academy
High School
(503) 255-8372 9-12 217 1.387
Harmony Montessori School
Elementary School
(503) 255-5337 PK-6 47 1.502
Gately Academy
Elementary & Middle School
(503) 215-2672 4-8 40 1.615

School data provided by GreatSchools School data provided by GreatSchools. The GreatSchools Rating is a simple tool for parents to compare schools based on test scores, student academic growth, and college readiness. It compares schools across the state, where the highest rated schools in the state are designated as 'Above Average' and the lowest 'Below Average'.
View all Portland schools
Still looking for the perfect home? All you have to do is check out our Apartments Near Me and find the best home nearby!

When were prices and availability for this property last updated?

Prices and availability for this property were last updated on 25 Oct 2020.

What floorplans are available?

The following floorplans are available: studio apartments from $725 and 2-bedrooms apartments from $1,243.

What are the most popular nearby apartments?

The most popular nearby apartments are: Crystal Lake, Acqua, Chinook Way and Heatherbrae Commons.

What neighborhood is Milepost 5 in?

Milepost 5 is located in the Southeast Uplift Neighborhood neighborhood.

What are the business hours?

The business hours are:

  • Monday: 9:00AM-5:00PM
  • Tuesday: 9:00AM-5:00PM
  • Wednesday: 9:00AM-5:00PM
  • Thursday: 9:00AM-5:00PM
  • Friday: 9:00AM-5:00PM
  • Monday-Friday: 9:00AM-5:00PM