lot dimensions

“Double Lot,” Defined

Not Measuring Up? There’s no harm in touting that a home has an especially nice backyard, sits on a large or impressive piece of land, etc. However, the term “double lot” — at least to me — has a specific, defined meaning. Namely, it’s a least twice the size of a standard city lot. In...
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Deep Lot or Flattering Photography?

My first thought looking at the photo above on MLS? That’s one deep lot. Thought #2:  maybe it’s just flattering photography. To find out, I looked up the property tax records. Winner? Theory #1. According to Hennepin County, the home (just Southeast of Minneapolis’ Cedar Lake) sits on an exceptionally deep 300 foot lot (an average city...
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