Check Out Minneapolis Condos Near the 5th Street/Government Light Rail Station

Posted by Kris Lindahl on Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 at 10:07am.

Minneapolis Condos Near Downtown TransitWith a close proximity to public transportation being such an important factor in what home buyers want today in a new place to live, starting a home search based on options that are located near certain light rail stations in Minneapolis makes a lot of sense. Aside from perhaps making that dreaded daily commute a little bit easier during the work week, living near the rail also can also mean higher home values and appreciation rates and easily being able to hit some of the city’s best restaurants, entertainment venues, or sporting events all without the hassle of trying to find somewhere to park. So, if you happen to be in the market for a new Minneapolis condo, let’s start your search with a few top-notch condo buildings near the 5th Street/Government Station, which is located right in the heart of Minneapolis’ Central Business District.


The Carlyle

Perhaps the most recognizable condo building in downtown Minneapolis, The Carlyle stretches 39 stories high and is widely considered to be one of the more appealing towers in the entire city from an architectural standpoint. Inside, condos for sale at The Carlyle are equally as elegant and the building’s district Art Deco exterior, so take a look and see what’s available here today!

The Crossings

Known most for its convenient downtown location and wide range of functional floor plans throughout the building, it’s easy to see why condos at The Crossings are always in high demand. The building is also contact to the Minneapolis Skyway, while each unit is also equipped with a private balcony that enables residents to fully take in the sights and sounds of beautiful downtown Minneapolis.

Centre Village

Built in 1985 and standing 23 stories high, Centre Village is more of a traditional condo building that houses 235 units that range from studio condos to two-bedrooms. Because of the building’s age, interior finishes vary from unit-to-unit, but common amenities inside the building include a rooftop deck, a swimming pool, a fitness center, and a spa facility. Also one of the more affordable buildings, it’s a great spot to consider for anyone looking for a nice starter condo. 

City Heights Condos

A 24-story condo tower that was renovated back in 2004, the City Heights Condos in downtown Minneapolis still have a fresh look and feel on the inside that should certainly fit the needs and wants of any home buyer looking for a downtown residence. In all, the City Heights condo building features 84 units and is also connected to the Skyway, giving residents direct access to most of the major office buildings in city.

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Photo of Listing #5626907

121 Washington Avenue S 1706

$199,900

Amazing views! 17th floor and no obstruction. If you are seeking a great view, look no further, this one's it! Underground heated garage stall is included. Monthly con...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 771 Sqft
Residential
Susanne Kintzinger, Broker

MLS® #5626907

Photo of Listing #5617772

740 Portland Avenue 901

$575,000

Enjoy the quaintness of this building. Wide hallways. Few Units per floor. 2 garage stalls in climate controlled parking. Quick closing available. Enjoy all the latest colo...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1599 Sqft
Residential
Re/max Advantage Plus

MLS® #5617772

121 Washington Avenue S 1215

$229,900

Ideal downtown location for this skyway connected one bed at The Crossings! Open concept floor plan with southern views of the downtown skyline provide tons of sunlight. Co...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 871 Sqft, 1.41 Acres
Residential
Minneapolis Residential

MLS® #5616968

121 Washington Avenue S 1809

$229,900

Great 1 bedroom is skyway connected! Move in ready with most recent upgrades: New balcony door; Newly updated bathroom with new floor, new light fixture, new cabs, new van...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 771 Sqft
Residential
United Real Estate Twin Cities

MLS® #5613760

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521 S 7th Street 404

$260,000

True New York style loft conversion in the heart of Minneapolis! This beautifully updated loft combines raw industrial elements with contemporary upgrades featuring soaring...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 800 Sqft, 0.63 Acres
Residential
Drg

MLS® #5610745

433 S 7th Street 1824

$135,000

Sit high above the buzz of the city & watch the revitalization as it happens! Updated bathroom and kitchen. Polished Concrete, Siltstone, Maple cabinetry, and subway tile. ...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 660 Sqft
Residential
Bridge Realty, Llc

MLS® #5578495

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521 S 7th Street 412

$329,900

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to own this rare, New York style loft in the heart of DT Minneapolis’ fastest growing neighborhood! Located in the historic Sexton Buildi...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 1 Bath, 1300 Sqft
Residential
Drg

MLS® #5575086

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521 S 7th Street 602

$324,900

True loft living only blocks from US Bank Stadium in the Eastown neighborhood of Mpls. This 6th floor home has vaulted ceilings, exposed brick, hardwood floors and granite ...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1027 Sqft, 0.63 Acres
Residential
Drg

MLS® #5577699

433 S 7th Street 1817

$138,500

Centre Village one-bedroom Condo with easy access to everything downtown. On the Skyway, and US Bank Stadium, Light Rail, restaurants and more are just steps away. Free lau...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 745 Sqft, 1.17 Acres
Residential
Drg

MLS® #5573415

250 Park Avenue 301

$459,000

Live/Work space! Enjoy living on one side and work in the adjoining space with a guest room or second bedroom. Spacious 2 bedroom 1400 sq ft all on one level is perfect for...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1400 Sqft, 0.64 Acres
Residential
Marshall & Koopman Real Estate

MLS® #5571877

740 Portland Avenue 803

$550,000

1,472 sq ft with generous living space and a balcony of 73 square feet. Great South and east exposures through full walls of windows. Enhanced features incl. upgraded plum...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1472 Sqft
Residential
Re/max Advantage Plus

MLS® #5569135

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740 Portland Avenue 1517

$722,500

Absolutely stunning Portland Tower corner unit available only as a result of a corporate relocation. Panoramic views and tons of natural light from floor-to-ceiling windows...

Minneapolis, MN
3 Bed, 2 Bath, 1679 Sqft
Residential
Lakes Sotheby's International Realty

MLS® #5564703

Photo of Listing #5560887

607 Washington Avenue S 305

$599,900

Welcome to one of the hottest boutique buildings in Minneapolis. With beautiful exposed brick and timber beams from 1916, this ideal and open floor plan provides unique lof...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1910 Sqft
Residential
Prudden & Company

MLS® #5560887

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607 Washington Avenue S 403

$739,900

Downtown Minneapolis is at your fingertips from this incredible 4th floor 2 bed, 2 bath condo. Full length southwest facing picture windows bring the city into your everyda...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1952 Sqft, 0.5 Acres
Residential
Keller Williams Integrity Realty

MLS® #5546790

Photo of Listing #5506997

740 Portland Avenue 1306

$413,900

Additional parking stall available for $25k. Enjoy classy finishes in this beautiful and bright 13th floor Portland Tower luxury condo. Heavily upgraded with nearly $40k in...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1176 Sqft
Residential
Verve Realty

MLS® #5506997

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