Minneapolis Overview

Minneapolis is the twin city of Minnesota’s capital, St. Paul, and lies on the banks of the mighty Mississippi River. Together they are fast becoming one of the biggest metropolitan areas in the United States, and is often recognized as one of the best places to live, work, and play. Minneapolis real estate is as varied as it’s many neighborhoods. Minneapolis real estate is well...
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Downtown

Minneapolis, like a lot of urban centers, has gone through many periods of renewal and redevelopment.  The most recent period for downtown resulted in a plethora of condo developments. From the high-rise upscale Carlyle, pictured at right, to the lofts in the warehouse district, to the arts district condos centered around the Guthrie Theater – all is alive and well in Minneapolis. Living...
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Kenwood NeighborhoodPosts

Just outside of downtown Minneapolis are the elegant Lake of the Isles neighborhoods, Kenwood, Lowry Hil and East Isles. Kenwood’s borders include 394 to the north, the lakes to the south, the Minneapolis city limits to the west and Hennepin Avenue to the east. Pull on your skates and glide out onto the ice of the Lake of the Isles or watch the kids play hockey! Summertime brings the...
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Kingfield

Do you like the lake life? Kingfield has the proximity to the Lakes but not the price! If you are willing to walk 15 blocks to the beaches of Lake Calhoun and Lake Harriet, rather than five, begin your search in the Kingfield neighborhood of South Minneapolis! A bit more edgy than the lakeshore neighbhorhoods, Kingfield is home to many lovely turn-of-the-century 4 Squares and 1 1/2 story...
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Linden Hills

Like St. Anthony Park in St. Paul, Linden Hills was a little village at the turn of the century. Boundaries of Linden Hills are Lake Calhoun to the north, Lake Harriet to the east, a line from the south shores of Lake Harriet west to Zenith Avenue, the last street of ‘the first set of alphabets” (a charming and helpful Minneapolis tradition of putting all the streets in alphabetical...
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Longfellow

Longfellow creates an American bungalow (check out “American Bungalow Magazine“) community filled with the 1920′s story and a half homes with all the detailing of the Arts and Crafts movement. Like neighboring Seward, Longfellow thrives on its relationship to the River Road. Longfellow’s borders include Lake Street to the north, the Mississippi River to the east, the Light...
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Nokomis

The Nokomis neighbhorhoods, Wenonah, Keewaydin, Minnehaha and Morris Park, are perfect first time buyer neighbhorhoods, with lots of property starting as low as $175,000. Much of the housing stock was built post-World War II, particularly as you move to the southern edge of the area closer to the airport.   In addition to the appeal of Lake Nokomis and the fun it provides, Nokomis...
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Northeast

Northeast is composed of 13 smaller neighborhoods whose street addresses end in “NE”. Northeast real estate is blended throughout a heritage of old architecture, classic housing, bustling commercial streets, and industrial work centers, along with new residential high-rises, suburban cul-de-sacs, big-box retail, and a popular art scene, Northeast homes offer diverse amenities as...
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Prospect Park

The Prospect Park Neighborhood is the area in the very southeastern part of Minneapolis. Those who live here enjoy its urban village feel–a small town in the big city–where they can walk to work, recreation, shopping, and community meetings & events. There are two wonderful community centers, Luxton & Pratt, located within its boudaries. The closest institutional neighbor...
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Seward Neighborhood

Welcome to the Seward neighborhood, sandwiched conveniently between the University of Minnesota’s West Bank, the River Road and the new Light Rail Transitway and 26th Street on the south! Everybody loves Seward for its easy access location, its easy going urban flavor, the tree-lined streets and the friendly neighbors. No wonder there is such a low turnover in the homes!   The...
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