CARAG (Calhoun Area Residents’ Action Group) is a trendy area located in the Calhoun-Isles Community, about one mile from Downtown Minneapolis. It is part of the Uptown business district of Minneapolis, and near the Lyn-Lake businesses. It is situated between Hennepin Ave to the West, Lyndale Avenue to the East, Lake Street to the North, and 36th Street to the South. This area is very active with restaurants, shops and cafes, and it is within walking distance to Lake Calhoun making this a desirable area.
CARAG Neighborhood Real Estate
You will find many older homes in the CARAG, neighborhood, many of which were built prior to 1920. This is an attractive neighborhood, given its desirable prolixity to parks, Lake Calhoun, restaurants, shops and businesses.
CARAG Neighborhood Listings
CARAG homes are in close proximity to many types of restaurants, businesses, services, shops, parks, churches, synagogs, and Lake Calhoun. Lake Calhoun is a popular, public lake which provides many outdoor activities such as swimming, fishing, paddle boarding, wind surfing, sailing, and canoeing. It also offers a trail circling the lake to run, walk, or bike on. Lake Calhoun also offers a variety of water sport rentals. Bryant Square Park on the Northeast part of CARAG offers an all-purpose recreation center, half-court basketball court, hockey rink and ice rink with warming room, two softball fields, playground, soccer field, a wading pool, and an amphitheater “POPS” (Public Outdoor Performance Space) which allows for a variety of entertainment, including a summer concert series. CARAG is also adjacent to Painter Park which also utilized by residents of CARAG. CARAG listings are also within walking distance to Uptown, including Calhoun Square, which is a popular shopping, dining, and entertainment destination on the Northwest area of CARAG.
CARAG Neighborhood Homes for Sale
CARAG real estate lies within the Minneapolis School District. Public schools that serve the CARAG neighborhood include Lyndale and Kenwood Elementary Schools, Susan B. Anthony Middle School, and Southwest and Washburn Senior High Schools. The Emily O. Goodridge-Grey Accelerated School is a public charter school in the CARAG neighborhood. Additional educational options are available near CARAG including other public charter schools and private schools. Nearby, Jefferson Elementary is a site for Minneapolis Community Education classes. The Walker Library is a public library also in close proximity to the CARAG neighborhood. Only one mile from Downtown, Minneapolis, listings afford easy access to the various museums, sporting events, music, and other activities that Downtown affords. It is easy to access the CARAG neighborhood by driving, walking, or taking public transportation.
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