Nothing excites me more than a turn-of-the-century Minneapolis lakes area home. The woodwork. The leaded glass windows. The tall, carved doors. The glass knobs. The front porch. There is a certain timeless elegance to be found in these great homes in Calhoun-Isles neighborhoods. What makes 3248 Dupont so exceptional is it has all of the old world charm, combined with the very best in modern amenities.
Waterfront homes are the most desirable luxury homes, whether lake front or ocean front, primary residence or vacation home. And in Minnesota, with more than 10,000 lakes, these luxury waterfront homes are in abundance. From serene views to boating culture and recreation, Minnesotans love their waterfront homes. Here are our top picks for Minnesota luxury waterfront homes for sale.
If there's one thing that moves me, it's authentic New England charm. There is something timeless and elegant in the symmetry and design of a classic Cape Cod or Colonial. Just take a drive through Edina Country Club, around Lake of the Isles, or in front of 2201 Glenhurst Rd in the Lake Forest Neighborhood, and you will feel the pull of the past on your heart strings.
Once the kids leave, you really start to think about downsizing, needing less space, wanting less maintenance, and desiring a different (urban) lifestyle And so you are posed with the million dollar question: where do I go from here? Here is a quick list of your Minneapolis and Edina condo options to get the conversation started.
One of my most favorite Southwest Minneapolis neighborhoods is East Harriet. Not only will you find classic, turn-of-the-century lake homes, with built-in buffets, boxed beam ceilings, ornate wood trim and doors, and glass knobs and hardware, but you are blocks to the confluence of two wonderful bodies of water: Minnehaha Creek and Lake Harriet. 4832 Colfax is no exception.
It's not often that you find a home like 4533 Ewing with so many pristine, original architectural details and features from the early 20th century. And, the best part is you have all that classic charm and character, combined with thoughtful, modern updates. Learn more about this Linden Hills home for sale.