Cottage Grove Real Estate – Northstar MLS Minnesota Member
Incorporated in 1961, Washington County’s Cottage Grove sits directly to the east of Inver Grove Heights, on the northeastern bank of the Mississippi River. With excellent commuter access to St. Paul and the rest of the Twin Cities Metro Area, it grew quickly into a thriving suburb. Safe and quiet, it has all the feature any suburban homeowner wants, plus access to the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area for a wide array of river activities.
Elyse Marie Corcoran – Specializing in both buying and selling, Elyse works with both traditional buyers and sellers and investors, being the go-to resource for all of their real estate needs. In addition to her services, she has selected a team of experts she trusts and recommends – each of them play a vital role in any real estate transaction she manages. It is her expertise and her team’s hard work that will make your next real estate transaction a smooth one. Elyse loves working with investors to uncover the perfect property that they will turn into a gem for the next buyer. And in working with traditional buyers and sellers, she is a great listener who will turn your wish list into a reality. Her business motto is: “Property is Important, but People are My Priority.” We couldn’t have said it better ourselves! Phone 651-283-7580
With neighborhoods ranging from grid-like street layouts to developments with winding streets and cul-de-sacs, home buyers can find a wide range of home styles and prices.
Cottage Grove at a Glance
- Population: 34,600
- Area: 37.9 square miles
- Median Family Income: $85,000
- Median Home Price: $160,000
- Business: Most residents commute to work.
- Education: Local schools enjoy very good ratings.
- Parks & Recreation: Mississippi National River & Recreation Area, plus an excellent city parks and recreation system.
- Arts & Entertainment: Typical suburban venues, plus good access to major venues.
- Sports: Many civic sports organizations with very good facilities, plus river activities.
- Dining: A full complement of local and chain restaurants.
- Transportation: Hwy 61 connects quickly to I-494 & I-94 for good commuter access.
Cottage Grove Real Estate by Northstar MLS MN Agent Members
The city offers its residents many amenities, from parks and recreation facilities to organized sports facilities and activities for all ages. Combine that with quiet, safe streets and a short commute into the Twin Cities and open country to the east, and you have the formula for Minnesota suburban living at its best. Shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities are plentiful and convenient. Access to major shopping, entertainment, and sports venues is close and easy. The public school system is well rated and parents praise the schools. Excellent private schools are also available in the city. One of the last operating drive-in movie theaters in Minnesota can be found here.
This housing market is active and covers a wide price range, according to the active listings by Northstar MLS MN participating agents. The properties Listings show everything from affordable home options under $100,000 to homes on large plots and river-view houses in the upper six figures, along with large farmland acreage. In the under $100,000 range, you’ll find townhomes and vacant building lots. From $100,000 to $200,000, you will find townhomes and single-family homes, mostly built between the 1960s and the 2000s. The design styles range from ramblers to split-level homes. Well-priced homes in this range don’t linger on the market. In the $200-300,000 range, most were built more recently and with size and features in keeping with their prices. From $300,000 to $500,000, spacious homes in desirable neighborhoods and on large lots and small acreage offer unique properties for gracious living. Beyond $500,000, executive homes, homes with expansive views, and hobby farms and an occasional river view home make up the top of this housing market.
Search for Cottage Grove Properties by Northstar MN MLS Members
As a charming suburb, the city has many exciting real estate opportunities. Our top REMAX Realty team knows this market intimately. We’re always ready to have one of our licensed Realtors who participate in Northstar MLS do a customized MLS Search for you. We are committed to finding properties that meet your needs. Contact The Minnesota Real Estate Team to arrange convenient showings anywhere in the Minneapolis St. Paul metro.