Beaverton has beautifully planned communities that are mostly made up of single family homes and condominiums. Beaverton was the first suburb where it’s residence could work and live in the same community making more time for family. The light rail connects Beaverton to downtown Portland, and Hillsboro. Money Magazine has rated Beaverton as one of the top 100 “Best places to live”. Nike has called Beaverton home since 1990.