Coon Rapids Real Estate – Northstar MLS MN Member
As the largest city in Anoka County, Coon Rapids experienced enormous growth in the 1960s and 1970s. It had extensive development of single-family homes. As a commuter suburb, it offers quick access into the Minneapolis St. Paul metro area. The Mississippi River borders the city on the West, and the Coon Rapids dam creates a sizable pool that is extremely popular as a fishing and aquatic recreation attraction for residents.
Karl Ritzman – Karl grew up south of the Twin Cities and enjoy what Minnesota has to offer very much. He loves to get outdoors from running and playing sports to camping and hiking up north. Karl is currently transitioning from active duty with the Air Force to being a full time realtor. In his time in the Air Force he learned about the advantages of owning real estate and that was what started his passion for finding the perfect homes for friends as a realtor. He is also a believer in real estate investing as a long-term wealth building strategy for anyone looking to gain financial freedom and eager to make more connections in that realm. Whether first time home buyer or experienced investor, Karl is prepared to use every resource to help you find the best fitting home for you. Phone 507-298-7607
The city has the typical suburban shopping areas, with major retailers well represented. Additional shopping and dining opportunities abound in the surrounding cities. The city’s schools have average ratings overall.
Coon Rapids at a Glance
- Population: 61,500
- Area: 23.3 square miles
- Median Family Income: $62,000
- Median Home Price: $123,000
- Business: Coon Rapids is primarily a commuter city.
- Education: Average-rated public schools, Anoka-Ramsey Community College.
- Parks & Recreation: Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park, Sand Creek Park.
- Arts: Easy access to arts and entertainment venues.
- Sports: Cook Ice Arena, active Little League program, and other sports facilities.
- Dining: Typical suburban dining opportunities.
- Transportation: US-10, Hwy 610 & 47 lead to I-35 and the metro area. Northstar Light Rail Station.
Coon Rapids Properties Listed by Northstar MLS MN Agents
For commuters, access to I-35W is easy, with arterial streets and highways feeding the Interstate. This allows a relatively quick commute to Minneapolis and other parts of the metro area. The city is also home to a station of the Northstar Light Rail line, providing rapid public transportation into Minneapolis. The city has an excellent Little League baseball program, and multiple sports facilities provide recreational options, including golf, skating, a water park, and more. The community is safe and family-friendly.
Available homes include riverfront houses on Mississippi Boulevard that are valued in the mid to upper-six figures, typical suburban single-family homes throughout the city, plus townhomes and condominiums in a wide price range. Bargain hunters will find an ample supply of foreclosed and other homes under $100,000, based on the current listings with participating members of Northstar MN MLS. The bulk of single-family homes fall into the $100,000 to $200,000 range, offering many opportunities for buyers to select a property that meets their needs and budgets. A range of commercial properties are also available. With over 400 properties available in multiple listings, this housing market is worth a close look.
Search Properties in Coon Rapids by Northstar MLS MN
Our REMAX Realty team is very familiar with real estate opportunities in the Twin Cities, and would love to show you homes and other properties that represent excellent value in suburban living. These various multiple listings by Northstar MLS Minnesota participants include a full range of properties, in all price ranges. When you locate properties of interest, contact us for showings at a convenient time. A licensed Realtor with our REMAX team can also do a complete MN MLS search for you and suggest properties to fit your needs and budget.