July 11, 2016 Josh Sprague

Edina & Minneapolis Condo Options

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Edina & Minneapolis Condo Options

Once the kids are out of the home, people really to start to consider downsizing and getting into less space with less maintenance.  They begin to yearn for a more connected, urban experience closer to restaurants and culture.  They ask themselves, where do we go from here? The start of the answer to this questions lies in knowing your options.  And so, by popular demand, here is a quick list of the latest Edina & Minneapolis condo options.

Edina Condos for Sale

Edina & Minneapolis condo options begin in the emerald of the West, Edina.  There are many different types of condos in Edina.  Upscale options f0r Edina Luxury Condos include the Westin Galleria Residences, 5000 France Condos, and 8 on France Brownstones. Mid-range condo buildings include The Henley of 50th & France, Village Homes of Centennial Lakes, and Grandview Square.  Affordable, pre-1990 Edina condos for sale include the Village Homes of Centennial Lakes Condos and the Coventry of Edina Townhomes.  And you can find many more affordable condo options in the Cahill, Dewey Hill, Bredesen Park, Todd Park, and Parklawn neighborhoods!


Condos for Sale in Edina include many options to match your budget and lifestyle. Edina condo associations offer a variety of amenities,  including swimming pools, exercise rooms, storage rooms, party room, and wine cellars.  Many also include underground parking, assigned parking, security, professional management, and car washes. Finally, most Edina Condos will allow cats and other small pets, and allow long-term rentals of the units.

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Minneapolis Condos for Sale

Edina & Minneapolis condo options give you a lot of choice! Right now, Minneapolis has one of the hottest markets for Minneapolis Condos and Lofts for Sale, especially for empty nesters.   The urban lifestyle here is activated by the waterfront (making it highly walkable and bikeable) and the many cultural and entertainment amenities nearby.  Highlights include Orchestra Hall, State Theater, Target Center, Twins Stadium, and the new, billion dollar Vikings Stadium.   The greatest growth in population has happened in two distinct areas: the Mill District and the North Loop.


The Mill District runs along the riverfront east of the 3rd Avenue Bridge, just across the Stone Arch Bridge. The Mill District includes many wonderful restaurants like the Spoonery (same owner as Cafe Brenda’s!). And the District also includes superb cultural attractions like the Guthrie Theater, McPhail Institute, and the Mill City Museum.  Most of the Minneapolis Mill District Condos for Sale have great river views and walk right out on to river parkway.   The best buildings include Zenith Condos, Stonebridge Lofts, Stone Arch Lofts, North Star Lofts, and Bridgewater Condos.

In the North Loop, you’ll find  dense, low-rise condos and lofts, and many new luxury apartment buildings along Washington Avenue.  Minneapolis North Loop Condos for Sale have a variety of designs and views, from industrial and contemporary to traditional.  But the best buildings include Bookman Stacks, Bookman Lofts, Bassett Creek Lofts, Security Lofts, Tower Lofts, Lindsay Lofts, and 801 Washington Lofts.

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New Edina & Minneapolis Condos

In Edina, there are many new apartment developments but few new condo projects.  This is why many empty nesters choose to make Minneapolis their new home!  In Minneapolis, the first luxury condo high-rise project since the great recession will be at 200 Central Ave SE in Minneapolis. The condos will be located on the old chapel site of Washburn McCreavy, in the Marcy Holmes neighborhood just across the river from the Carlyle.


200 Central Ave Condos

Real estate mogul Bob Lux, Alatus LLC has developed and collaborated on some of the highest quality residential development in the midwest.  200 Central will be a world-class luxury project offering the finest in amenitie and finishes.  Notable Alatus projects include the Carlyle Luxury Condos (39 stories, 255 units) and Grant Park Condos (27 stories, 331 units).  With pent up demand from luxury homeowners for larger condo units, you can expect to see generous floor plans with large balconies and sweeping skyline and river views. There are hundreds of new apartment units going up in this part of the Hennepin Avenue corridor.  Expect new retail and restaurant offerings along with all the new housing options!


Near 200 Central Ave, you will find Phoenix on the River Luxury Condos and Cobalt Condos, Byerly’s grocery store, Minneapolis Event Center, St. Anthony Main, the Stone Arch Bridge, and Nicollet Island.  From 200 Central, you will be able to bike over the Stone Arch bridge in minutes to the Mill District.  Take in a theatrical performance at the Guthrie, have drinks on the back balcony, and gaze back over the river to admire your new 200 Second Avenue luxury condo views!

What’s Ahead

As the market is always changing, stay tuned to our luxury real estate blog for more updates.  Our clients are the first to learn about new Edina & Minneapolis condo options!  We also offer clients a full range of services to help with their downsize move. We have professional organizers, estate and moving sale contacts, home contractors and handymen, and more.  In the meantime, if you’d like to learn more about Edina & Minneapolis Condo Options for your downsize,  just contact us and we can arrange a tour!

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