The city of Wayzata, Minnesota resides west of Minneapolis/St. Paul and is located next to Lake Minnetonka. Highly desirable Wayzata real estate makes this community a favorite choice for new homebuyers. The picturesque resort atmosphere characterizes many Wayzata listings that include lakefront property with stunning views. The Twin City business centers are an easy commute from the prestigious Wayzata homes for sale. Although close to the metropolitan region, Wayzata real estate offers a quiet lifestyle in a pristine natural setting.
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Wayzata real estate choices range from historic cottage style properties to spacious single family homes and luxurious condominiums. Prime Wayzata homes for sale include panoramic views of the lake, open floor plans with vaulted ceilings and upgraded interior design treatments. Wayzata listings for attached townhomes and condos often include swimming pools, fitness centers and community halls. Wayzata real estate near the downtown region is within walking distance of many shops and restaurants.
New homebuyers will enjoy the beauty of Lake Minnetonka near many Wayzata listings. Lakeside restaurants, cafes and shops offer owners of Wayzata homes for sale opportunities for abundant leisure activities. Complimentary beach access is offered to buyers of Wayzata real estate. Nature lovers will appreciate the dozens of walking and bicycle paths that meander near Wayzata listings. Summer sports near Wayzata real estate include several top-rated golf courses, in addition to the various lake activities such as sailing, boating, water-skiing, swimming, and other water sports. Even in the winter, Wayzata appeals to buyers that enjoy snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and ice skating on the frozen lake. The Wayzata Community Sailing Center is popular with families who purchase Wayzata homes for sale. A local yacht club and country club provide both social and sports activities.
Wayzata citizens enjoy coming together to celebrate big events throughout the year including the “Boo Blast” Halloween party, the “Chilly Open” golf tournament which takes place in February on frozen Lake Minnetonka, and the three-day “James J. Hill Days” festival to celebrate the community as well as the city’s storied history with the late railroad mogul.
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The Wayzata Public School district serves Wayzata, Corcoran, Maple Grove, Medicine Lake, Medina, Minnetonka, Orono, and Plymouth, with seven public elementary schools, three public middle schools, and one public high school located near Wayzata homes for sale. While Central and West Middle Schools are the only public schools within Wayzata, the rest are located in Plymouth within close proximity to Wayzata homes. Wayzata High School is close to Wayzata listings and provides students with solid educational, sports and cultural programs. For alternative educational options, residents of Wayzata can choose among public charter schools, private schools, or open enrollment to other public school districts. There are several private schools in the area, both college preparatory and religious. Within Wayzata, The Blake School is a private college prep school which houses one of its lower PreK-5 campuses in Wayzata. The other lower and middle school is located in nearby Hopkins, with the upper school in Minneapolis. Holy Name of Jesus School (PreK-6) and St. Bartholomew Catholic School (PreK-6) are both Catholic private schools, and Wayzata Redeemer Lutheran School (PreK-8) is a private Lutheran school.
The Minnetonka Center for the Arts features a variety of programs that appeal to all ages and offers residents of Wayzata real estate training in music and the dramatic arts. Wayzata listings near the local theaters, shops and restaurants offer many entertainment choices.
The Twin Cities central area can be reached within a short drive from Wayzata homes for sale. Commuters visiting Minneapolis/St. Paul for business or pleasure will find close access from Wayzata listings.
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