Located less than 15 minutes away from Minneapolis and St. Paul, the Maplewood MN real estate market is a popular market for individuals and families alike. My job brought my family to Maplewood because I work at 3M, one of the three major companies located here. I enjoy working in the same town where I live because the less time I spend commuting to and from work, the more time I can spend doing the things I love with my family.
Our family enjoys staying fit and healthy and the Maplewood real estate market helps us do that. The Maplewood Community Center has several pieces of fitness equipment that we can use, including the Nautilus machines, free weights and cable towers. There is even an indoor track for jogging or walking as well as a health bar where we can get snacks and drinks that help keep us energized while we work out.
Maplewood is spread out over more than 18 square miles of land. As such, there are many Maplewood neighborhoods designed with a variety of homeowner needs in mind. For instance, Highpoint Ridge and Huntington Hills are two neighborhoods which are located just minutes away from city features like shopping opportunities and restaurants. The Hazelwood Forest, The Overview and Hillside Estate also cater to buyers of various budgets and they offer amenities that the entire family can appreciate. The Kohlman Lake Overlook is another popular neighborhood for home buyers to check out with a local realtor.
Most of the homes located in the Maplewood MN real estate market are moderately priced. For the most part, you can find homes for less than $300,000 with many of those homes priced below $150,000. Of course, if you are looking for something more extravagant, there are homes in the $300,000 to $400,000 range and even some in the $700,000 range and above.
The Maplewood Real Estate Group was talking about new listings for the month of February 2013, they were down -17%. Average sales price in Maplewood was $163,662 in February that was higher year over year, it was up $39,883 dollars on average. Maplewood Real Estate Group were talking inventory of real estate for sale for the month of February 2013, it was down -4 houses to a total of 113 mo/mo . Maplewood is now at 2.6 months of inventory for sale in February that was lower vs last year, call a local real estate expert from Maplewood Real Estate Team. February, 2013 the average number of days a home was for sale in Maplewood was up to 99 days up 13.8% m/m. Maplewood median sales prices of real estate rose 0.2% mo/mo in February that something we encouraged to see with our Maplewood Real Estate Group. What are people receiving as a percent of original list price in Maplewood? In February of 2013 the average was it was down 1.8% vs last year to 92.1% of list price. The 30 closed sales in February were lower year over year in Maplewood it was down by -6 houses.