West St. Paul MN Real Estate

The City of West Saint Paul is located within Dakota County, Minnesota. The city is actually located south of Downtown St. Paul despite having "west" in its name. The city gets its name because of its location on the western banks of the Mississippi River.

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West St. Paul Minnesota Area Information

West St. Paul features a tranquil and beautiful rural feeling atmosphere; given this fact, the city still has access to all the wonderful amenities that the Twin Cities has to offer. The lakes and lush green fields are only miles away from a vast array of great shopping, dining and entertainment options. West St. Paul has a variety of options for its residents when it comes to outdoor recreation as well. The city takes care of an ice arena, a golf course, a swimming pool and 14 wonderful parks.

West St. Paul is also home to Thompson County Park and the Dodge Nature Center. West St. Paul gives residents an opportunity to live a life of quality with ample opportunities for growth and development. West Saint Paul is also home to major retailers and plenty of shopping options. The area has more than 600 businesses that call the area home,  bountiful residential developments, and with new commercial development and housing development each year; West St. Paul will continue to grow exponentially in the coming years.

Homes for Sale in West Saint Paul Minnesota

The City of West Saint Paul has a diverse market of houses that are well-maintained by their owners. In fact, West St. Paul has established a Housing Program to help maintain the quality of its housing. The programs available to residents include rehabilitation loans for housing and grants to improve properties. The city hosts primarily single-family homes, but also features some townhomes. There are many ramblers and split- or multi-level homes on hand.

New Homes in West Saint Paul Minnesota

When purchasing a home, there is a question you must ask yourself: Should I buy a new home or pre-existing home? Usually, you can save some money by moving into an older home in an established neighborhood and updating it to suit your needs. Spend more money, and you can buy a new home that has more innovative use of space, modern building materials, energy efficiency, and choices of customization. Older houses and neighborhoods may have more character and charm. Newer houses have warranties on their build as the new products and technology help homes become more efficient and reliable. Truly, it is up to each individual to decide if a new home or a resale home is their best choice.

West Saint Paul Minnesota Home Builder

So, you've decided to build a home. It is time to search for a high quality West St. Paul MN home builder with whom to entrust your dreams. Once you have compiled a list of possible home builders, its time to check out about their reputations and the quality of their craftsmanship by visiting homes they have built and talking with the owners. When you speak with home builders or home owners, be sure to take along a notebook and take plenty of notes about what you discuss and your impressions. It will help later when you start narrowing down your search.

West Saint Paul Minnesota Realtors

No matter the decade or current state of the market, buying or selling a home can be a tall task. The Barker Hedges Group is one of the best realty groups in the state, ranking in the top 1% of realty groups in Minnesota; we have a team of reputable Realtors who would love to help out. Even for those who know how the real estate market works, having a Realtor in your corner who can see all the angles can be a huge help to your transaction. It doesn't matter if you are selling or buying, our professional team can help you every step of the way. At the Barker Hedges Group, we are not happy until our client is happy with their sale or purchase.