8.4 out of 10

Mendota Heights

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5/5 rating details
  • Neighborly Spirit 5/5
  • Clean & Green 5/5
  • Pest Free 5/5
  • Peace & Quiet 4/5
  • Eating Out 4/5
  • Nightlife 4/5
  • Parks & Recreation 5/5
  • Shopping Options 5/5
  • Gym & Fitness 5/5
  • Internet Access 5/5
  • Lack of Traffic 4/5
  • Parking 5/5
  • Cost of Living 4/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 5/5
  • Public Transport 4/5
  • Medical Facilities 5/5

"On The Bluffs"

Mendota Heights is a first quality suburb sprawling the bluff that overlooks the confluence of the Minnesota and Mississippi rivers. And according to Wikipedia, the median income for Mendota Heights residents is one of the highest in the nation. The city is within minutes of the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport, Downtown St. Paul and the Mall of America, offering an easy commute to almost anywhere. It offers thirteen parks, 21 miles of trails and just about every activity available.

"Mendota Heights Real Estate"

Mendota Heights

One of the most affluent suburbs of the Twin Cities, Mendota Heights is a small but thriving family-friendly community. Its nearly 11,000 residents enjoy the benefits of living near a metropolitan area while managing to retain a community identity of its own. With some of the most beautiful homes and exquisite landscapes the area has to offer, Mendota Heights is one of the best-kept secrets of the Twin Cities. If you are considering purchasing a home, whether you are a first-time buyer, or a veteran of real estate investments, I urge you to consider Mendota Heights real estate.

Driving through Mendota Heights, you are sure to notice that it looks quite a bit different than other suburbs of Minneapolis and St. Paul. Here, residents find themselves nestled among the beautiful river bluffs and wooded settings that are central to the character of Mendota Heights. The topography of the area allows for many creative landscaping possibilities to emphasize the natural attractiveness. Likewise, the city has direct access to several lakes with numerous offerings for lakeshore housing and recreation. There is certainly never a lack of nature lovers in this town; whether it is the middle of summer, or the dead of winter, you will be astonished by the natural beauty Mendota Heights has to offer.

While many residents commute to the Twin Cities to work, Mendota Heights is committed to establishing new businesses within the community to facilitate employment and economic growth. Roughly 25% of the city’s ten square miles has been reserved for business development. The community is expected to grow rapidly in the next few years, so if you are considering starting your own place, this would be a fantastic area to explore your options as well. Estimates indicate that Mendota Heights will grow by nearly 33% in the near future, and with real estate prices at such low prices, the time has never been better to get a jump on the market.

As mentioned earlier, there are plenty of opportunities to purchase lots to construct your dream home from the ground up. Numerous areas have available land at extremely affordable prices. On the other hand, Mendota Heights has a healthy variety of single-family homes, multi-story houses, and townhouses. Regardless of your family size or your price range, there are plenty of options available at extremely affordable prices. Even if you are just thinking about buying a home, I would love to set up an appointment with you, so you can learn what all your options really are.

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