Renton is located south of Seattle. Homes for sale in Renton include foreclosures (bank-owned homes), short sales, new construction, luxury and traditional resale homes. Home styles range from condos to townhomes and single-family homes.
Renton is located southeast of Seattle and just south of Bellevue. The city is best known for being the long-time headquarters of the Boeing Company, which still has limited operations here. With a population of 91,000, the city is fairly large but still maintains a smaller town feel in its historic downtown district. New developments like the Renton Landing have brought more modern dining and entertainment options to the area, as well as a larger contingency of new condos available near Lake Washington. Most of Renton is comprised of fairly affordable residential neighborhoods interspersed with small retail districts serving the local residents.
Renton has many parks and recreational areas for picnic parties, sports activities, walking, jogging, and hiking such as Jones Park, Tonkin Park, Liberty Park, Cedar River Park, Philip Arnold Park, Thomas Teasdale Park, Heritage Park, Riverview Park, Cedar River Trail Park, Windsor Hills Park, Kiwanis Park, and Burnett Linear Park. If you're looking for a lakeside park, visit Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park at 1201 Lake Washington Blvd N, which has boat launches, picnic areas, and walking trails. Residents in Renton celebrate the annual multi-day family festival named Renton River Days at Liberty Park and Cedar River Park.
Renton has the historical landmark Jimi Hendrix Memorial at 350 Monroe Ave NE. It is a memorial dedicated to the guitar player Jimi Hendrix. If you're interested in the history of Renton, visit Renton History Museum at 235 Mill Ave S, which is a small museum that displays photos and objects. The major employers in the city are Boeing Company, Valley Medical Center, Wizards of the Coast, Providence WA Regional Services, Paccar Inc, and Group Health Cooperative. Schools in Renton are operated by many school districts such as Renton School District, Issaquah School District, Tahoma School District, and Kent School District. And the public library in the city is Renton Highlands Library at 2801 NE 10th St. See all new listings in Renton on SeattleHome.com.
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