Lakes, trails, and parks, oh my! With an abundance of outdoor recreation, like the Baker Park Reserve or the Luce Line State Trail, and the natural beauty of the apple orchards and Noerenberg Memorial Gardens, you’ll never want to leave the northwest metro. This region offers many quiet and convenient communities, just minutes from the Twin Cities. The Wayzata and Westonka school districts of this area are highly ranked, but the learning doesn’t stop there. Head over to Lake Minnetonka, where you can shuttle across the lake in a streetcar steamboat, and learn the history of the area while onboard. Take a look below at our featured neighborhoods, and imagine life in the northwest metro.
To make your home search even easier, we included the Parade of Homes models to visit in each neighborhood so you can find your perfect home, or stop by to talk about building your dream home. These models are open starting Sept. 9 – Oct. 1, Thursdays – Sundays (12-6 PM).
Woodland Hill Preserve | Medina
Large wooded lots are available in Woodland Hill Preserve, one of the nicest neighborhoods in Medina. You’ll enjoy a private, estate-like lifestyle while still being minutes from Wayzata High School, Medina Golf & Country Club and shopping in Wayzata, Plymouth or Maple Grove. Home packages are priced from the low $800s.
Serenity on the Greenway | Plymouth
Serenity on the Greenway, located within a quiet neighborhood setting, offers access to world-class trails and parks, excellent Wayzata schools, and wonderful neighbors. Plymouth is nationally recognized for its quality of life and was named Money magazine’s number one best place to live in 2008. Custom home packages start in the low $800s.
Woods at Rush Creek | Maple Grove
One of Maple Grove’s newest communities, Woods at Rush Creek is just south of Rush Creek Golf Course. Designed for easy northwest metro living, with a neighborhood pool, clubhouse, park, and paved walking trails, the neighborhood is also close to shopping and amenities in downtown Maple Grove. Lots and new custom home packages are available now, starting in the $600s.
Other Exceptional Northwest Metro Communities
Creekside Hills | Plymouth
Creekside Hills in Plymouth, is a quiet community with large lots, giving homeowners plenty of room to breathe. Located in one of the best school districts (Wayzata), the neighborhood offers a relaxed and convienient suburban lifestyle. New custom home packages start in the $600s.
Maple Creek Meadows | Plymouth
This large lot single-family community in Plymouth is designed to take advantage of the rolling landscape, and offers a relaxed and convenient suburban lifestyle. With the brand new elementary school within walking distance, you’ll want to build your Gonyea home in this quiet, convenient community. Custom home packages start in the mid $600s.
Terra Vista | Plymouth
Enjoy easy access to world-class trails and parks, excellent schools, and wonderful neighbors. Plymouth’s Medicine Lake is a popular year-round playground with swimming, boating, fishing and community events. The community has a private pool and clubhouse, and offers both walkout and lookout lots. Custom home packages start in the $600s.
Vicksburg Ridge | Plymouth
Nestled in a grove of mature trees in Plymouth, MN, Vicksburg Ridge offers plenty of space and privacy minutes from the Twin Cities. Enjoy the great outdoors at one the many wonderful nearby parks. The walkout wooded lots are the perfect place to build the custom home of your dreams. Custom home packages start in the $750s.