Minnetonka Homes for Sale

Just eight miles outside of the bustling city of Minneapolis, Minnesota you will find the charming city of Minnetonka. Minnetonka has a population of just under 50,000 people and has a size of 28.22 square miles. The history of Minnetonka dates back to the 1800s when the land that is now the city was mainly used for farming and industrialization. Today the city is mostly comprised of suburban homes, small shops, and local restaurants. Its name Minnetonka means “great water” from the Dakota Indian tribe. The Dakota and Ojibwe Indians were the first to settle in this area but unfortunately were persuaded to sell the land to English settlers in the early 1800s. The area of Minnetonka is known for its gorgeous wooded forests that include a large variety of trees including maple, oak, elm, red cedar, and basswood. There are many opportunities and benefits in moving to a place like Minnetonka. 

Wondering what types of homes are available here in the city of Minnetonka? There is a large variety of homes that range in price, style, and location. Minnesota is one of the most affordable and beautiful places to live due to its low-priced homes and extensive wildlife preservations. Architectural styles of homes in this area include Art Deco, Colonial Revivals, Victorian revivals, modern styles, traditional and so much more. Types of homes available for purchase include single family homes, condos, townhomes, cottages, bungalows and upscale designs. Imagine living in an area where there are safe, clean, tree-lined streets lined with cozy homes and scattered green parks that include jungle gyms and swings, all just a few minutes outside of an economically sound city with lots of job opportunities and a booming business district. Families looking to move to the area will be pleased to know that Minnetonka has some of the best schools in the state and an excellent teacher to student ratio giving students the guidance they need to succeed. 

What is there to do in Minnetonka you might ask? No matter what season it is, Minnetonka always pulls through with excellent entertainment and amenity-rich resources for all residents to enjoy. There are a number of sunny parks where families can go to enjoy the water in the summer and there is even an indoor golfing facility for those who want to keep up with their game at all times of the year. Minnetonka also has a variety of restaurants and fine dining venues from which to choose, but if you aren't satisfied with those options, the city of Minneapolis is only a short drive and offers an even bigger selection of eateries.      

If you are interested in joining our thriving community and wish to buy a home in Minnetonka, Minnesota, please don’t hesitate to contact us today!

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