St Paul Yoga Studios

Walk Over to the Gym or Yoga Class From Your New St Paul Condo or Loft

Many St. Paul condo & loft buyers ask us, “Is there a gym?” or “Is there a yoga studio nearby?” Some condo & loft properties have an exercise room on site and others don’t. And you might have a difficult time trying to find a trainer or a yoga instructor on the premises of your new loft or townhome. But here’s the good news. Because St Paul is a walkable city, we’re happy to tell our clients that city living near a yoga studio and fitness centers is a perfectly reasonable goal. Check out these examples of popular studios, and…

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Twin Cites First time homebuyers

Twin Cities Real Estate: Tips for Buying in 2019

How should you approach buying a Twin Cities townhome, condo, loft, or single-family home today? You might have heard, correctly, that it’s a sellers’ market. “Supply-demand dynamics favor sellers,” the Minnesota Association of Realtors states, when it comes to homes below the $500,000 mark. So, if you’re looking for a condo or a home this year, the key is to engage a Twin Cities REALTOR® who is market-savvy and ready to work hard for you. Buying a condo or home may continue to be a practical and wise investment this year. Moreover, investing where the jobs are can be a sound…

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Best Coffee Shops in Saint Paul MN

St Paul’s 5 Best Coffee Shops

If you just try five… These are just a few of the best coffee shops in St Paul. Claddagh Coffee For a cozy, historic atmosphere, try Claddagh at West Seventh. You can do your co-working here during weekday shop hours, as the conference is free to reserve. The semi-private space is great for casual business meetings and also book clubs. Or drop by their Wee Shop at Dale and Selby for a quick cup. 651-600-3400 claddaghcoffeecafe.com/ Nina’s Coffee Cafe Classic style. Brick interior. Have a great morning coffee or tea and read the newspaper in a traditional historic building space at Cathedral Hill. Or enjoy…

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Small Town Meets Big City: Summit Hill Homes & Condos

 You will find historic mansions & condos within a short distance of walking & biking trails in the St. Paul Summit Hill neighborhood. The location is home to Summit Avenue, a street recently named one of America’s 10 Great Streets by the American Planning Association. The Summit Hill neighborhood is located in the City of St. Paul, however it can feel like a small town. Time moves a bit slower here than elsewhere; life is sweeter. What it lacks in flashy lights and late-night drinking it compensates for in cozy pubs and sidewalk cafes. With vistas of downtown and the…

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A Real Estate Agent’s Advice for Selling Your Twin Cities Condo or Loft

Here are some issues a Minneapolis-St Paul Realtor is often asked about, and a few thoughts to consider before selling a condo or loft. Know What Your Condo Is Really Worth. Obtaining the estimated market value of a condo or loft involves consulting several sources: Consult with a local Twin Cities Realtor to request a FREE Competitive Market Analysis and/or Estimate Property Valuation Report for your condo or loft Another option is type your address into your computer browser to see ballpark estimates of your property’s value. These may fluctuate —a lot! They are generally based on the last sale price, combined with recent prices for…

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Downtown St Paul Condo & Loft Living

Buying a New, Pre-Construction Condo: The Process

Shopping for a downtown St Paul or Minneapolis condo or loft with new construction? Consider pre-construction condominium projects. There are certainly some great opportunites for buyers looking for a brand new residence in the Twin Cities. When purchasing new residential construction, however you might have to be patient. Since, there may be an unpredictable timeline for new construction. The advantage is early purchasers might get their pick of the available units. The Buying Process As you prepare for the following stages, note that the developer’s sales representative works for the builder. Therefore, you want to get an expert on your side to ask…

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Green City Living in Minneapolis and St Paul

You will find condos, row houses, and lofts shine in the Twin Cities real estate market. Their popularity goes hand in hand with residents’ love for green city living. Being a Twin Cities REALTOR® is very satisfying work. There are many home buyers who are seeking Minneapolis and St Paul condo and lofts for sale in walkable, eco-friendly neighborhoods. They’re embracing the advantages of obtaining access to organic, locally grown foods. As community gardens flourish. As a result, the local foods are valued. The Twin Cities Co-op Partners are thriving! For instance, the Minneapolis Wedge Co-op or Linden Hills Co-op have numerous natural, organic food selections…

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Urban Living

St Paul Lowertown Condos and Lofts Urban Living

If you want to experience downtown St Paul city living and live within a short walking distance of art galleries, museums, theatres, restaurants & coffee shops, seasonal festivals, you may want to consider as option living in the Lowertown St Paul location. Lowertown St. Paul is a historical & art district within the downtown city limits. When you buy a condo or loft in downtown St. Paul, you’ll purchase a living space that is convenient to many jobs, but also includes many downtown St Paul activities. Lowertown St. Paul condos for sale are mostly built to create a small carbon…

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10 Things To Do in Lowertown, St Paul

Lowertown: where the locals go to enjoy blues. Where chefs raise the bar for city street foods. This indeed may be the very best of Twin Cities living. And when you’re shopping for your new condo or a home in Lowertown, St Paul, don’t miss: The Minnesota Museum of American Art, where something new is now on view. Nearby homes are available at Market House Condos, which features vaulted ceilings constructed with wood beams and an atrium. The contemporary style condos at Lot 270 are also excellent picks. The Lowertown Arts District’s twice-yearly Art Crawl. Is it on your calendar this year? Mears Park. Visit for the music and outdoor exercise.…

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St Paul: 5 Great Restaurants and Food Co-ops

When you live in St Paul, there are fabulous dining and grocery choices abound. After you find a few go-to spots, there will always be plenty more to explore in the Twin Cities. Indeed, St Paul has so many great restaurants and co-ops that no one could pick just a few for a “Best Of” list. But here we highlight just five restaurants, markets, and food co-ops that St Paul residents and visitors alike routinely praise. See what’s brewing at the Happy Gnome, at 498 Selby Ave. You’ll find creative food and an extensive array of craft beers. Yes, here’s your place for the hoppiest…

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