Linden Hills… picturesque Minneapolis lakes neighborhood with an interesting history

Linden Hills, nestled in the rolling hills between the southern shore of Bde Maka Ska (formerly known as Lake Calhoun) and the western shore of Lake Harriet, is one of...
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Before the State Fairgrounds… King’s Fair in Seward neighborhood

At a closing on a home in the Seward neighborhood of Minneapolis the buyer noted that the legal description was the ‘Fairground Addition’… which prompted a lively discussion where we...
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Discover Cottage City… Linden Hills’ historic lakeside community

When I meet with buyers looking for a house in Minneapolis, Linden Hills often appears on their wish list. After all, Minneapolis is the City of Lakes and Linden Hills...
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Searching for Mid-Century Moderns… Golden Valley is a treasure trove

Looking for mid-century-moderns? Whether you are ready to buy or just looking to  spend time exploring a neighborhood of cool mid-century-modern homes, Golden Valley is a good place to start....
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Minneapolis Neighborhoods – median prices

Trying to figure out which Minneapolis neighborhoods could be the best fit for you? The list following the map below of Minneapolis Communities and Neighborhoods groups the neighborhoods into their better...
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Buying an Elizabeth Close designed mid-century-modern home… a serendipitous dream come true!!

Sometimes things are just meant to be… and serendipity really does happen with good outcomes! This is how it happened for me and my client, Colleen. It started the weekend...
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Wheelock Parkway… an enigmatic throughway in St Paul

As a young adult from “small city” North Dakota, Minneapolis/St Paul was a fascinating, exotic place. My wife and I often explored the fascinations of the “Cities”, like landmarks, parkways...
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Payne-Phalen… charming, quiet, affordable St. Paul neighborhood

When I first discovered the Payne-Phalen neighborhood nearly 20 years ago I was struck by what a hidden gem this neighborhood is… charming, quiet, affordable, and only 10 minutes to...
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