The city of Chanhassen, Minnesota is located 20 miles southwest of Minneapolis/St. Paul. Homebuyers of Chanhassen real estate will find a delightful combination of quiet residential neighborhoods and convenient commercial centers. Several lakes and parklands surround Chanhassen homes for sale offering an abundance of outdoor activities. Hiking trails, bicycling paths and skating rinks provide entertainment for families searching Chanhassen listings. An excellent school system and a variety of athletic programs make this community a desirable choice for families who purchase Chanhassen real estate. The small town atmosphere, inviting cultural events and pleasant neighborhoods make Chanhassen listings favored by many new residents to the general Twin Cities region.
Chanhassen Real Estate
Often selected as one of the best places to live in the U.S., Chanhassen real estate including condos, townhomes and single family residences offer a diverse selection of choices for all income levels. Many Chanhassen homes for sale are situated near one of the 11 lakes in the community. Views of the water and woodlands characterize typical Chanhassen listings that include landscaped lots with close access to walking trails and beaches.
Sports enthusiasts will find fishing, boating and snowmobiling at Lake Ann, Lake Minnewashta or the other area lakes near many Chanhassen homes for sale. The community includes six public beaches located near Chanhassen listings that provide both winter and summer access to the lakes and offer a place for relaxation and family gatherings. Other outdoor attractions in Chanhassen include Bluff Creek Golf Course, Halla Greens Executive Golf Course, as well as several neighborhood parks offering a variety of outdoor sports and recreation, open green spaces, trails, and playgrounds. The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum provides a scenic background near Chanhassen homes for sale.
Residents who own Chanhassen real estate enjoy the selection of nearby entertainment including The Chanhassen Dinner Theater, the largest of its kind in the nation that presents musicals and comedy productions. Chanhassen listings may be found close to restaurants and cafes favored by local residents. Popular annual events favored by Chanhassen residents include February Festival, featuring outdoor winter activities, and the 4th of July Celebration held downtown and at Lake Ann.
Chanhassen Homes for Sale
Chanhassen is served by two school districts, Eastern Carver County School District and Minnetonka School District. Public schools within Chanhassen include Bluff Creek Elementary School, Chanhassen Elementary School, and Chanhassen High School. Additionally, four elementary schools, five middle schools, and two high school located in Chaska and Minnetonka also serve Chanhassen residents. Additionally, there are several preschool options in Chanhassen, as well as two private academies–Chapel Hill Academy (K-8) and St. Hubert Catholic School (K-8)–in the downtown area which offer buyers of Chanhassen homes for sale an alternative educational program. Chanhassen listings offer an easy commute to several colleges and universities in the area.
Chanhassen homes for sale are within easy access to U.S. Route 212 and Minnesota State Highways 5 and 41. Commuters may choose the Southwest Transit bus system as a transportation option from Chanhassen real estate to the Mall of America or Twin Cities employment centers.
Chanhassen Quick Search
Newest Chanhassen Real Estate Listings