Lake of the Isles

Minneapolis, MN 55405

Lake of the Isles: A Beloved Place to Call Home in Minnesota

Connected to Cedar Lake and Lake Calhoun, Lake of the Isles is an exceptional place to live in the greater Minneapolis area.

This community, which is known for two wooded, protected wildlife refuge islands (Mike’s Island and Raspberry Island) enjoys an excellent location in the metro region and is well known for its gorgeous homes.

The lake and its shoreline were acquired by the city of Minneapolis in 1886, later becoming part of the city’s famous park system and “Chain of Lakes.”

Although it was nothing more than a large, mosquito-infested swamp for decades, the modern-day community that residents adore today was created in the early 20th century by dredging a small lake and marsh complex. 

Continue reading to learn more about this unique community and what it has to offer you and your family!

The Minneapolis Area Homes of Lake of the Isles

As previously mentioned, this community boasts stately homes that attract buyers from all over.

Bordered by the Kenwood, Lowry Hill and East Isles neighborhoods, this community features homes that were clearly built for the discerning home buyer in mind.

These homes come with spacious bedrooms, walk-in closets, updated bathrooms, upgraded kitchens and so much more!

The Lifestyle of Lake of the Isles

More than just a place to sleep at night, this is a place to make the most of life.

After all, you’ll live close to a number of walking and biking trails. There are also plenty of public parks around for having picnics and hosting weekend activities.

There’s also an off-leash dog park in the community, which is perfect for your four-legged friend.

And with a location on the lake, it’s entirely feasible to go canoeing the summer and ice-skating in the winter – right in your own backyard!

In fact, 2.86 miles of shoreline are publicly owned and accessible to all!

Buy Your Next Home at Lake of the Isles

If this sounds like the kind of community that you’d like to call home year-round, then please contact us at The David Azbill Group.

We would love to assist you by answering any questions you might have as well as providing you with valuable home buying insight.

List Your Next Minneapolis Home with Us!

And if you’re already a resident of this community and interested in listing your home on the market, then make sure to contact us as well. We’ll work diligently to make sure you get the price you want for your property – and in a reasonable amount of time!