Lake Forest

“Just Sold!”: 4230 Cedarwood Rd. in St. Louis Park’s Lake Forest Neighborhood

Actually, “Just Pended!” Where:  4230 Cedarwood Rd. just west of Cedar Lake. What:  4 BR/3 Bath ivy-covered Split-Level on a gorgeous .52 acre lot. How much:  listed for $849,900. When:  on the market May 25; scheduled to close June 29. Who:  Seller represented by Kim Pease and Marcy Libby of Coldwell Banker Burnet; Buyer represented...
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Twin Cities Brain Teasers — Real Estate Edition

Just Don’t Call it “Calhoun Lake” Inspired by Saturday Night Live’s “Dermot Mulroney or Dylan McDermott?” bit, herewith are the most vexing real estate pairings in the Twin Cities, IMHO: 1. Maple Grove vs. Maplewood vs. Maple Plain. 2. St. Anthony Park vs. St. Anthony Village. 3. Forest Lake vs. Lake Forest. 4. Windom Park (neighborhood in northeast corner of Minneapolis)...
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Star Trib: “Edina’s Teardown Craze Hasn’t Reached St. Louis Park”

New Construction in St. Louis Park’s Lake Forest Neighborhood — and Lots of Renovation & Expansion Nearby “Instead of teardowns, the focus in St. Louis Park has been on home renovation and expansion. St. Louis Park is definitely an area where people are willing to invest. We see this in the area near our office...
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Open House Sat. (1/10) From 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Prime Lake Forest Location, Gorgeous Setting Where:  2315 Parklands Road in St. Louis Park’s Lake Forest neighborhood. What:  Cape Cod-style home with great bones and nice finishes. When:  2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday (Jan. 10). How much:   $500,000. Who:  listed by Ross Kaplan, Edina Realty – City Lakes. If you’re looking for the perfect...
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$500k House? No, $500k Off

St. Louis Park’s Most Expensive Home (Still) If only because the Twin Cities doesn’t have many gazillion dollar homes, you seldom see six figure price reductions (more than $100k) on homes listed for sale on MLS. Which is why a $500k price drop yesterday on 2545 Huntington Ave. South — from $5 million to $4.5 million...
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“Days on Market?” Try, “HOURS on Market”

Hot New Listings on (& backing up to) Highwood Rd. in Lake Forest Neighborhood If the Twin Cities housing market gets any hotter — at least in some neighborhoods — the local Multiple Listing Service (“MLS”) is going to have to supplement its “Days on the Market” statistic with another one:  “Hours on the Market.” That’s...
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