Carver is the oldest town in Carver County. Its current population is estimated at approximately 1900, and its approximate size is 3.82 square miles, or almost 2500 acres. Most of Carver´s “Core City” or old part of town is on the National Register of Historic Places with almost 100 homes, buildings, and structures, listed. Carver MN real estate in the old part of downtown is popular for its historic character. It is also a great spot to buy a home because you won’t have to drive to get home from the bar, as long as you don’t get hurt trying to climb up that big icy hill in the winter.
Compare the prices of these Carver MN real estate listings to those of Chaska houses for sale, and you will agree that this is a more affordable community for finding homes within the Chaska School District (ISD 112.)
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City Parks include: Gazebo Park (downtown at Broadway and 3rd); Community Park (6th St and Cty Rd 147) with three baseball fields, skating rink, and playground ? and many more amenities soon to come; Lions Park (Lime St), with a playground, ice-skating rink, tennis/basketball court, softball field, and shelter; Riverside Park (E Main St), with public access to the Minnesota River; and Carver Bluffs Park (Cty Rd 40 in Carver Bluffs development), with baseball, picnic shelter, parking, and access to recreational trails. Carver MN real estate is a great choice if you enjoy outdoor recreation.
Carver Homes and Townhomes
The Carver MN real estate system offers everything from older historic Carver homes along the Minnesota River, to newer upscale yuppie mansions with sky-high foyers, two story living room ceilings, state of the art appliances, three car garages, and lots that offer plenty of room for the kids to play. On the bluffs, you can find Carver homes with small acreage that allow horses. There are usually a few split-entry homes in Carver available that were built by Novak Fleck in the 90’s for sale on the MLS. Prices range from about 250k on up. Occasionally you might find a nice new or newer Centex two-story for under 500k. New or newer construction by Hans Hagen, Lennar, Ryan Homes, Hans Hagen, or J Philips Contstruction with granite countertops, maple cabs can be found on developments like Carver Ridge, Carver Creek, or Carver Bluffs. Look for new or newer two-story townhome built by Centex, Argus Chandler on the west end of town.
Buy Carver MN Real Estate and Save Like a Big Dog!
The home pictured above is a “sold” listing of mine located at 230 Sibley Circle. This is an especially fine example of Orrin Thompson bluff homes in Carver MN. Note the stunning curb appeal, soaring cathedral ceiling in the two-story living room, large back yard, and panoramic views from the deck. This seller saved thousands of dollars in commissions by listing with Independent Brokers Realty. If you are thinking of selling Carver real estate and are looking for a full service MLS discount real estate broker, call me at 612-296-0007 to ask for a free market analysis of your Carver Minnesota home.
This town has a rural, historic character. But the developments on the west end of town are booming, thanks to the arrival of the new highway 312. Benefit from the Chaska school district, but save tens of thousands of dollars by purchasing real estate in Carver instead of Chaska itself. call your full service realtor at 612-296-0007 for a free homebuyer consultation.
Carver is in Independent School District #112 and now serves over 7,800 students in twelve buildings and anticipates more growth. District #112 offices are located in Chaska at 11 Peavey Road (556-6100).
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