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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Unit 1301 - 740 Portland Ave

$744,550

Luxury Portland Tower in convenient Minneapolis location - close to stores, restaurants, downtown and so much more. Community room, fitness center, patio, pet relief area a...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1599 Sqft
Residential
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MLS® #4917022

Unit 1110 - 740 Portland Ave

$429,900

Must see 11th floor 2 bedroom, 2 bath. Open concept, large windows with views of the city. Kitchen has center island, granite counters, GE SS appliances, gas range. Hardwoo...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1277 Sqft
Residential
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MLS® #4917071

Unit 1718 - 740 Portland Ave

$799,900

Welcome to Portland Tower! This stunning, light filled 3 bed, 2 bath home features a wall of windows, hardwood floors, outstanding kitchen, and inviting floor plan. Enjoy b...

Minneapolis, MN
3 Bed, 2 Bath, 1705 Sqft
Residential
Downtown Resource Group, Llc

MLS® #4916550

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Unit 606 - 250 Park Ave

$364,900

American Trio Lofts is the premier industrial warehouse conversion in downtown. Brick walls, concrete pillars and flooring all in an open space with large airy windows. Stu...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 1 Bath, 1168 Sqft
Residential
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MLS® #4916184

Unit 1616 - 740 Portland Ave

$1,449,800

One of a kind million dollar views of the Downtown Skyline. Located close to everything, this luxury condo can be finished in approximately 120 days with selections you mak...

Minneapolis, MN
4 Bed, 4 Bath, 3079 Sqft
Residential
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MLS® #4913330

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Unit 416 - 521 S 7th St

$339,900

For those true loft lovers, this Sexton Lofts 2BR, 1BA condo is an incredible option between the Downtown Business District and Downtown East, just one block from Skyway ac...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 1 Bath, 1080 Sqft, 0.63 Acres
Residential
Downtown Resource Group, Llc

MLS® #4912710

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Unit 506 - 250 Park Ave

$359,000

Don't miss this pristine condo in the American Trio building! Concrete floors throughout and exposed brick along an entire wall with large windows offer great views and lot...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 1 Bath, 1168 Sqft
Residential
Lakes Sotheby's International Realty

MLS® #4909060

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Unit 303 - 250 Park Ave

$324,900

Historic Mill District loft beautifully converted in 2005, but originally dating back to 1910. This unit is move in ready with tons of upgrades! Wonderful floorplan that's ...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 1 Bath, 1002 Sqft
Residential
Downtown Resource Group, Llc

MLS® #4907914

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Unit 2706 - 431 S 7th St

$135,000

Unique opportunity to own this stunning penthouse! Fully furnished condo studio w/beautiful rooftop patio 5 ft from your front door! Great for entertaining and enjoying the...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bath, 487 Sqft, 1.1 Acres
Residential
Keller Williams Integrity Nw

MLS® #4897466

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Unit 707 - 521 S 7th St

$429,900

Minneapolis, MN
3 Bed, 2 Bath, 1494 Sqft, 0.63 Acres
Residential
Lakes Sotheby's International Realty

MLS® #4896106

Unit 1007 - 740 Portland Ave

$574,142

Beautiful custom finished CORNER unit, 2nd Parking Stall avail to purchase, floor to ceiling WINDOWS for a ton of LIGHT and great CITY VIEWS! Ready for quick move in! Upgra...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1310 Sqft
Residential
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MLS® #4892221

Unit 405 - 601 Marquette Ave

$199,900

Wonderful location one block from light rail. Walking distance to Greater Minneapolis Downtown. Private patio for summer enjoyment and entertaining on the skyway. This one ...

Minneapolis, MN
1 Bed, 1 Bath, 700 Sqft
Residential
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MLS® #4890843

Unit 701 - 740 Portland Ave

$644,900

Portland Tower with less than 30 still available. Finished models and available for viewing and quick closing! Choose an unfinished unit and custom finish. Great Minneapoli...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1599 Sqft
Residential
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MLS® #4890335

Unit 903 - 740 Portland Ave

$623,900

Luxury Portland Tower lofts MODEL! Many upgrades including cabinetry, tile, closets, hickory flooring, millwork, electrical and plumbing. Portland Tower offers a fitness ce...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 2 Bath, 1472 Sqft
Residential
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MLS® #4890093

Unit 701 - 601 Marquette Ave

$2,250,000

Welcome home to a "one of a kind" penthouse in the heart of downtown Minneapolis with 1500+ sq. ft. of private outdoor entertaining space! Two master bedrooms with, amazing...

Minneapolis, MN
2 Bed, 3 Bath, 3781 Sqft
Residential
Patriot Realty Inc.

MLS® #4876168

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