As one of twenty-two neighborhoods within the community of Southwest Minneapolis, Linden Hills is locally recognized as "a small town in the City." This neighborhood is bounded by 36th Street West and Lake Calhoun on the north, William Berry Drive and Lake Harriet on the east, 47th Street West on the south, and France Avenue on the west. As the gateway to the recreational playgrounds of Lake Harriet and the shores of Lake Calhoun, this lovely little neighborhood was originally designed as a "cottage city" for lake cabins. However, many of these original cabins have been replaced with large bungalow structures and Tudor homes.
Residents can travel to and from Lake Harriet and Lake Calhoun by way of the Lake Harriet-Como Streetcar (or "Trolley") line. Real estate options in Linden Hills consists primarily of single-family homes, lakefront properties, condos and townhouses—all which make living in this decisively urban area appealing to prospective buyers, families, business owners, professionals, and retirees.
As an urban village that was originally developed as a cottage city, Linden Hills' housing market includes a fine selection of single-family residences, lakefront properties and condos/townhouses that are within a short distance from the charming downtown and business district. Prices for single-family residences in the Linden Hills neighborhood generally begin in the $105,000 range and exceed $3 million. If you're looking to invest in a smaller property, condominiums and townhouses can be found starting from $100,000 to $1.25 million.
Linden Hills Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of January 26th, 2015: homes priced around $310,900 compared to $331,052 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -6%. For Monday, January 26th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.84%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.94%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.28%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.01%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Linden Hills MN. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Linden Hills to help you find the best home!