Minneapolis Uptown Real Estate & Attractions
The uptown area of Minneapolis is a popular neighborhood which has great restaurants and entertainment area for people that like an active social life. The beautiful and serene lakes in this area also provide ideal setting for single individuals, families and retirees to spend idyllic days and evenings for all seasons. Minneapolis Uptown area comprises of four neighborhoods namely Lowry Hill East, East Calhoun, West Calhoun and East Isles which are surrounded by Lake Calhoun. Buyers have a wide variety of home types to choose from, like single family homes, condominiums & lofts and multi-family duplexes.
Entertainment Zone in Uptown – Calhoun Square is the latest shopping and entertainment area open to the public in Uptown consisting of restaurants, retail stores, theaters and art galleries. The annual Uptown Art Fair draws attention of local and international artists to the area that exhibit and sells their creations comprising of sculptures, paintings, textiles, pottery and media.
Uptown Art Fair
Twin Cities Dining Guide
Uptown Coffee Shops
Everyone has their favorite coffee shop in the Uptown area. My favorite is Caribou Coffee at 2300 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis. When I am in between appointments, the first stop that I make is at Caribou Coffee on Hennepin Avenue for their green iced tea.
Neighborhoods in Uptown
Lowry Hill East – Also referred to as “the wedge” due to its triangular shape, the area is a popular part of town and is located between Hennepin and Lyndale Avenue. The residential real estate for sale in Lowry consist of condos/lofts, duplexes, and Victorian single family homes. The Lowry Hill East is sustainable with convenient popular commuting bus routes to and from the downtown Minneapolis and south & north metro locations. Also, you find quite a few individuals who ride their bicycles, since there is quite a few bike trails within the area.
Lowry Hill East Neighborhood Association
Lowry Hill Neighborhood Association
Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board Grand Rounds Scenic Byway System
Wedge Community Co-op
Lowry-Hill East Restaurants
East Calhoun – This is among the most affluent areas of Minneapolis with mid to upscale shops and restaurants. The Calhoun Isles are made up of nine neighborhoods a few of which are Bryn Mawr, Cedar Isles-Dean, East Isles, Kenwood and Lowry Hill etc. The residential real estate available in the East Calhoun neighborhoods is mid to high-rise condos, single-family homes to duplexes.
East Calhoun-Uptown Neighborhood News
East Calhoun Restaurants
CARAG – Referred to as Calhoun Area Residents Action Group is located in southern part of Lowry Hill and is bound by Lyndale Avenue in the east and Hennepin Avenue. The area has traditional to modern 1-2 bedroom condos, single-family homes, and duplexes on the neighborhood. It contains the Walker Library which reopened in 2014 and beautiful parks along with good elementary schools as it lies between Uptown and Lyn Lake business district.
Calhoun Area Residents Action Group
Hennepin County – Walker Library
Minneapolis-CARAG Neighborhood Restaurants
East Isles – This area is located between Calhoun Isles within Minneapolis with Lakes of the Isles towards the west. The area has undergone various changes since the early Prairie School architecture to now include attractive lakefront homes, most of which are still single family residences.
The neighborhood of Minneapolis Uptown is surrounded by retail shops, restaurants, coffee shops, and night clubs. The residential real estate opportunities are traditional to modern condos/lofts, mansion condo conversions, one-to-story duplexes, and single family homes built in early part of 20th century.
East Isles Residents Association
East Isles Minneapolis Places & Activities
If you are looking to purchase a condo or single-family in the Uptown Minneapolis area, feel free to contact RE/MAX Results-Shannon Lindstrom, REALTOR®, AHWD, GREEN at 612-616-9714 or Shannon@MplsUrbanLiving.com today.