Shakopee Real Estate and Homes for Sale

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The City of Shakopee is located in the southwest corner of the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area, 23 miles from Minneapolis. The City has approximately 29 square miles within its corporate limits. Buy Shakopee real estate and enjoy both the atmosphere of a small town and the resources of a metropolitan area. The City has its own downtown central business district, regional medical center, and business park. In addition, Shakopee´s location within the metro area offers numerous opportunities for higher education, real estate investment, employment and recreation, as well as nationally renowned cultural, entertainment and sporting events. This town is growing, meaning that Shakopee MN real estate should be a good long term investment for you.

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Shakopee is home to a major regional entertainment center. Area attractions include: ValleyFair, Mystic Lake Casino, Dakota Country Casino, Canterbury Park, Murphy´s Landing, the Renaissance Festival and Raceway Park. Shakopee attracts over 4 million tourists annually. Shakopee Minnesota real estate is a natural choice for  those who always want something fun to do.

Time to Buy a Home in Shakopee

Shakopee is booming. Population is 13,752 and growing fast! According to the U.S. census bureau, Scott County has had the largest numerical population gain for mid-sized counties (8602 increase from April 1, 2000, to July 1, 2001. This is the fastest growing city in the fastest growing county in the state. But opportunies to buy a Shakopee home abound. But don’t dawdle. With all of this growth, the tremendous Shakopee MN real estate inventory, the low home loan mortgage interest rates, these prices won’t last forever.

Homes in Shakopee

If you are searching for houses, check out new and newer Shakopee homes for sale in Southbridge, Pheasant Run, and other neighborhoods. There are also dozens of new and newer townhomes in Shakopee currently for sale on the MLS. The Shakopee MN real estate market is a bit over-built, right now so prices are good here. If you have been looking on the North side of the Minnesota River, and cannot find what you are looking for that you can afford, take a drive across the bridge to see what real estate is available on the Shakopee MLS. But don’t wait too long. At the present rate of growth, Shakopee homes for sale at these prices won’t last long.

Shakopee MN townhomes

Shakopee townhomes enjoy a convenient location.  All of this growth is facilitated by the new 169 bypass, and an abundance of amenities, including the St Francis Hospital, Canterbury Park, Mystic Lake, and several major retailers including Target, Kohls, and Cub Foods. Choices in townhomes range from smaller side by side units in the 140’s, twin homes, older remodeled complexes, all one-level living Pulte units and two-story Bright Keys homes near Tappah Park, and plenty of choices close to the hospital, Southbridge, Walmart, Target, all with easy freeway access. There are also new developments by Centex and Town & Country at Providence Pointe. Maintenance free exterior elements and good planning will keep your association fees low. Most associations are managed by outside professional companies that keep close tabs on finances and maintenance schedules. Discover Shakopee MN townhome listings in newer neighborhoods like Valley Creek Crossing, Thomas Park, Theis Lakeview Estates, Savannah Pointe, Riverside Fields, Riverside Bluffs, Park Meadows, Greenfield, Glacier Estates, Dean Lakes, Countryside, Wyndam Ponds, Whispering Oaks, Westchester Estates, Valley Creek Crossing, Vierling Estates, Shakopee Landing, Riverside Grove, Providence Pointe, Freedom Townhomes, Brittany Village, Weston Ponds more.

Shakopee Lakeshore Real Estate

Shakopee rubs up against Spring Lake, which is known for its large number of black crappie, but even contains some walleye and smallmouth bass. Contact me to find Shakopee lake homes on Thole, Spring Lake, or O’Dowd. Live year-round on a lake in our area. You won’t have to fight the weekend traffic to enjoy Minnesota lakeshore living!
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