The city of Elk River, Minnesota resides where the Mississippi and Elk Rivers converge approximately 34 miles northwest of Minneapolis/St. Paul. Elk River real estate offers a choice of housing to suit all tastes with condos, townhomes or single family homes in quiet residential neighborhoods. Families will enjoy participating in school and community team sports with soccer, baseball and football fields near Elk River listings. Community centers next to Elk River homes for sale offer a gathering place for social activities, art classes and exercise programs. Many Elk River listings are close to walking trails, lakes and nature centers for year-round outdoor enjoyment.
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Typical Elk River listings include single family homes that accommodate growing families. Fully landscaped lots and private wooded settings characterize available Elk River homes for sale. Elk River real estate includes new townhomes and condos that appeal to working professionals and seniors who prefer a low maintenance option. Many desirable Elk River homes for sale are located near the historic downtown region where locals gather to shop or meet for coffee. Elk River real estate choices range from properties situated on large parcels with acreage to homes with close access to the community amenities.
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Buyers of Elk River homes for sale will enjoy living in a small town environment where community programs such as summer concerts, arts and crafts fairs and winter festivals bring residents together. Golfers will enjoy playing the local courses located near Elk River real estate where the facilities are also available for weddings and banquets. The Wildwater Adventure Park keeps kids cool in the summer and is near Elk River listings. Another family-friendly destination in Elk River is the working 1860’s farm, Oliver H. Kelley Farm, where visitors can help with chores, see the animals and experience farm life as it were in the 1860s. Families will also enjoy spending time outdoors enjoying bicycle paths and walking trails near Elk River listings. Community festivals bring Elk River residents together for fun and recreation. Such events include Shiver Elk River, an annual winter festival, ArtSoup, a summer art festival, the Riverfront summer concert series, a spring Ice Show, various art and craft shows and holiday events.
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Three high schools, two middle schools, and several elementary schools are near Elk River real estate. Elk River homes for sale may also be found near private schools and St. Andrew’s Catholic School. Elk River listings are close to a variety of churches and meeting halls.
Business commuters will find the Northstar Commuter Rail line conveniently located near Elk River homes for sale. U.S. Highway 10, 169 and State Hwy. 101 allow travelers a convenient route from Elk River real estate to outlying areas, the city center and the Minneapolis/St. Paul airport.
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