The Cobalt

45 University Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Square Footage: 866 – 4,228 sqft

Discover The Cobalt!

As one of the most desirable buildings in downtown Minneapolis, The Cobalt has a lot of things to love. This ten-story, sophisticated building is filled with modern touches and amenities, making it an excellent choice for condo living—not to mention its prime location.

Take some time to explore more of the details on life in The Cobalt, and find your new home here today. 

The Cobalt at a Glance

The Homes

The Cobalt is home to 107 units, ranging from one to three bedrooms. Along with its spectacular location, The Cobalt also has great amenities, including underground parking for cars and bikes, a storage locker, and a private gym. The Cobalt also has some commercial space—be sure to check out the Caribou Coffee shop that's nearby! Residents love The Cobalt for its contemporary aesthetic, proximity to public transportation, and location near unique restaurants and shopping.


The Cobalt is located in the Nicollet Island neighborhood of downtown Minneapolis, which is just buzzing with great shopping and dining options. Enjoy proximity to the Mississippi River, which highlights the best parts of Minneapolis city living. 

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What Can You Find Near the Twin Cities?

The Mall of America—The BEST Shopping in the Country

Less than twenty minutes away from the Cobalt, you'll find the shopping, dining, and entertainment of The Mall of America. With 555 stores, you'll be sure to find what you need, from clothes to electronics and everything in between, and it's just a quick trip away from your front door.

The Mississippi River—An Exciting Recreational Opportunity

When you live in The Cobalt, you'll be right next to America's longest river. The Mississippi offers breathtaking views, but a short drive will also give you access to spectacular natural wonders. Parks are dotted all along the borders of the river, including Minneapolis' own Minnehaha Park.

Attractions Near The Cobalt

What You'll Find Near The Cobalt

Shopping & Dining

For more local shopping and dining options, downtown Minneapolis has it all. If you're looking to try something new, Surdyk's Liquor and Cheese Shop has plenty of options and a friendly staff that will help you will all of your gourmet cheese and spirit needs. A favorite dining spot near The Cobalt is Masu's Sushi and Robata, a locally owned and sustainable sushi restaurant just steps away from your potential new condo!

Green Space and Recreation

While a lot of people think city living means sacrificing on green space, this isn't the case in Minneapolis! You'll find plenty of parks just a few blocks away from The Cobalt, including Holmes Park, Father Hennepin Bluff Park, Boom Island Park, and many more! Looking to try a new sport? Minneapolis' premiere indoor skateboarding facility, Familia HQ and Skate Shop, is close by so you can skate in rain or shine!

Local Transit

The Twin Cities are home to a bustling public transportation system to help you get around with ease. Whether you're looking to reduce your carbon footprint or simplify your commute, Metro Transit busses are here to help. The closest stop is just a short walk away from The Cobalt, which makes getting around that much simpler. If public transport is a must for you, consider getting the Go-To card so you don't have to worry about a fare.

Are You Sold? Contact the Minneapolis Real Estate Experts

Whether you're looking to snag a unit in The Cobalt or are looking to relocate to the Minneapolis area, the David Azbill Team is here help you discover your dream home or condo. Our real estate professionals are Minneapolis experts, and we'd love to share our knowledge and resources on buying and selling in the area. Give us a call today so we can chat about your Minneapolis dream home!