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 Mississippi River, the Summit Hill neighborhood (also known as Crocus Hill) is thought to house the longest stretch of preserved Victorian mansions in all of North America. Shaped by artists, including F. Scott Fitzgerald and August Wilson, and made notorious by 1930s-era gangsters, the area boasts a labyrinth of architectural genius, dining choices, and recreational activities. It is no wonder that the Summit Ave St Paul homes for sale are an exquisite temptation.
People looking for Crocus Hill homes & condos for sale are often delighted in the neighborhood’s walkability. With a score of 74, residents have easy access to dining, shopping, entertainment, and schools. The city’s bevy of lakes makes urban lake swimming seem a birthright, and the 200 parks afford a scenic backdrop for residents of all ages. A stroll past the Summit Hill mansions are breathtaking.
Deemed “extremely livable,” St. Paul-Summit Hill has a population just under 7,000. According to the Info Sparks, the average home price in January 2019 was $435,000. The housing market is stable, with plenty of single-family homes and condos for sale in the Summit Hill St Paul location.
Above all, the St Paul location of Summit Hill prides itself on the friendliness of its residents and also the close proximity to amenities.
Shannon Lindstrom, REALTOR®, AHWD, GREEN
748 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105