Advantages of Downtown/Lowertown Condo City Living in St. Paul

Downtown Saint Paul SkylineWith its bustling businesses, world-class restaurants, scenic parks, convenient public transportation, and a wide variety of condo and loft residential real estate options, Downtown/Lowertown St Paul might be a great fit for those looking to experience sustainable urban city living.


Downtown is St. Paul’s most walkable neighborhood. While the city as a whole has an average walk score of 59, this neighborhood sports a respectable 92.

Although winter may be difficult, however the Downtown Skyway offers refuge from the cold. The skyway connects together a variety of businesses, restaurants, and residential buildings, ensuring this neighborhood stays walkable all year long.

St. Paul Farmers’ Market

The St. Paul Farmers’ Market has been a mainstay of Downtown for over a century and a half. As a result, shoppers will find a wide range of locally grown and crafted fruits, vegetables, flowers, dairy products, and other wares. Visit for details.

Great Local Restaurants

Downtown St. Paul residents can also enjoy locally grown and raised food when dining out. The area is well known for its quality restaurants that are proud to give guests the farm-to-table experience.

Nearby Dog-Friendly Park

Dog lovers — and their furry friends — will appreciate the beautiful Lowertown Dog Park. The park features a completely fenced-in area for your dog to safely enjoy off-leash

Downtown St. Paul Condos and Lofts

Within Downtown, prospective residents have quite a few smaller neighborhoods to choose from, each with its own unique charms and real estate residential options.

Please find below a few examples of condos & lofts within the downtown/lowertower area.

City Walk Condos

Located in the newly named Fitzgerald Park neighborhood, City Walk has the distinction of being the only condominium in Downtown with a private outdoor pool.

Essex on the Park Condos

Essex on the Park is one of Downtown’s newer condo buildings, having been built in 2001 as part of the first phase of development for the Wacouta Commons neighborhood.

Market House Condos

Market House stands out with its unique history: The building started life as a warehouse but was converted into lofts and residential space in 1983. More renovations in 2007 modernized these condos for a new millennium.

The Lowry Condos

The Lowry Condos are the perfect choice for lovers of the busy downtown lifestyle. This historic complex is centrally located, situated between Rice Park and the retail district.

Rossmor Lofts

Another complex converted from an early 20th century commercial building, the Rossmor Lofts are especially great for fans of natural lighting.

Great Northern Lofts

The Great Northern Lofts fit well into the historic Lowertown neighborhood. Its 11-foot vaulted ceilings and stately floor-to-ceiling fireplaces bring sophistication to loft living.

The bottom line? You can’t really go wrong wherever you decide to make your home in Downtown St. Paul; it’s a great place to live. And if you’re looking for a Downtown Lowertown St. Paul Condo Realtor? Consider giving me a call today!

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Shannon Lindstrom, REALTOR®, AHWD, GREEN
748 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105
Direct: 612-616-9714



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