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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121 Washington Avenue S 304

$269,900

Smart and spacious condo with premium finishes including cherry cabinetry and granite countertops. Stunning hardwood floors throughout. Owner’s suite features full ensuite ...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1157 Sqft
Residential
Lakes Sotheby's International Realty

MLS® #6023689

1240 S 2nd Street 1423

$939,000

This spacious 3 bed, 2 bath unit offers incredible panoramic views. Gorgeous kitchen with custom cabinetry, extended storage pantry left of refrigerator, quartz composite c...

Minneapolis, MN
3 Bed, 2 Bath, 2036 Sqft
Residential
Prudden & Company

MLS® #6025019

1240 S 2nd Street 1227

$940,000

Rare, southeast facing 3 bed, 3 bath corner unit offering incredible panoramic views. Gorgeous kitchen with custom cabinetry, oversized island and granite tops. Spacious op...

Minneapolis, MN
3 Bed, 3 Bath, 2028 Sqft
Residential
Re/max Results

MLS® #6020802

Photo of Listing #6021656

250 Park Avenue 207

$339,900

Urban downtown Minneapolis loft living at Historic American Trio Lofts, with tons of character, views, amenities, and a wonderful location! This true industrial loft has 2...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1267 Sqft, 0.64 Acres
Residential
Coldwell Banker Realty

MLS® #6021656

521 S 7th Street 221

$249,900

City living at its finest! The Sexton Condos has a beautiful and secure entry with key fob or call-up only. Your condo has an open floor plan with an eat in kitchen, living...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 759 Sqft, 0.63 Acres
Residential
Pederson Realty Inc

MLS® #6022651

Photo of Listing #6002944

740 Portland Avenue 1512

$499,900

Enjoy the best of urban living in this rare and spectacular condo at Portland Tower! Only four units share this smart & spacious open floor plan featuring a semi-detached l...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1333 Sqft
Residential
Edina Realty, Inc.

MLS® #6002944

250 Park Avenue 601

$229,900

Welcome to the historic Mill District! This gorgeous loft is bright and sunny with tall 11-foot ceilings and large windows. Beautiful concrete floors, exposed brick, Stainl...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 672 Sqft, 0.64 Acres
Residential
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MLS® #6015515

433 S 7th Street 2228

$140,000

Assessment fully paid! Enjoy the newly renovated facilities without having to worry about assessment fees. Amenities include outside pool, exercise room, business center, p...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 650 Sqft, 1.17 Acres
Residential
Edina Realty, Inc.

MLS® #6011860

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121 Washington Avenue S 815

$200,000

PRICE REDUCED! Fantastic city views from this larger one bedroom that provides a great deal of privacy, with no neighbors on either side. The Crossings is known for it's...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 871 Sqft, 1.41 Acres
Residential
Susanne Kintzinger, Broker

MLS® #6012607

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433 S 7th Street 1627

$189,000

16th floor corner unit with panoramic views of downtown and US Bank Stadium. Brand new windows installed in 2020. Building has recently been completely remodeled! 15th floo...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 940 Sqft, 1.17 Acres
Residential
Edina Realty, Inc.

MLS® #6012727

Photo of Listing #5764943

433 S 7th Street 1811

$119,900

Live affordably in the heart of downtown Mpls and on Skyway in this 18th floor Centre Village studio! Located just 5 blocks from Nicollet Mall and US Bank Stadium/Light Rai...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bath, 650 Sqft, 1.17 Acres
Residential
Drg

MLS® #5764943

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121 Washington Avenue S 308

$157,900

WELCOME HOME! Walking distance to Vikings Stadium, light rail, Stone Arch Bridge, Whole Foods, Lunds, Gutherie Theater, Target Center and much more! Skyway access to US Ba...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 771 Sqft
Residential
Bridge Realty, Llc

MLS® #5769648

Photo of Listing #5762108

433 S 7th Street 1524

$154,900

Live in the sky and on Skyway in this Centre Village 1BR, 1BA located in the heart of downtown Minneapolis. Centre Village is also just steps away from US Bank Stadium, Lig...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 660 Sqft, 1.17 Acres
Residential
Drg

MLS® #5762108

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121 Washington Avenue S 1305

$189,900

Lovely one bedroom at The Crossings! Enjoy the Brazilian hardwood floors throughout kitchen/dining, updated kitchen with stainless appliances, and private balcony with Dow...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 771 Sqft, 1.41 Acres
Residential
P.s. Real Estate, Llc

MLS® #5759320

521 S 7th Street 624

$399,900

Must See 6th floor, New York Style, Corner condo in East Town. This two level loft with massive windows features brick walls, hardwood flooring, granite countertops, stainl...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1503 Sqft, 0.63 Acres
Residential
Drg

MLS® #5632448

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