October 6, 2016
Maple Grove, Minnesota Move
In our latest Minnesota destination blog, we’re headed to Northern Hennepin County suburb, Maple Grove! Since our previous destination blogs have focused on Saint Paul suburbs, we thought it would be good to share some insight on this northern Minneapolis residential area.
Maple Grove Has Got It All
If you’re looking for a place to put down roots that’s close to Minneapolis, has TWO great school systems, a good housing market and plenty of activities to keep and your family busy — Maple Grove is a great option.
In Maple Grove, not only do they having a great housing market, but they also have the Scattered Site Rental Housing Program (SSRH) as well as a number of apartment buildings and senior housing options. To learn more about other housing programs in the area, learn more at the City of Maple Grove’s website.
If you’re looking to raise a family, the school districts that serve the area are Osseo ISD 279 and Wayzata ISD 284.
Parks & Recreation Galore
Outside, Maple Grove features many lakes, trails and beaches for its residents to enjoy. These include Cedar Island Lake, Cook Lake, Eagle Lake, Edward Lake, Fish Lake, Mud Lake, Pike Lake, Rice Lake, and Weaver Lake! There is also a Community Center that features indoor and outdoor playgrounds, indoor and outdoor pools, an ice skating rink and a picnic area. The city also hosts its own farmers’ market and live music at the Town Green during the warmer months. And if you’re in the area in July, be sure not to miss Maple Grove Days Festival in July! Maple Grove is also home to The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes, one of the largest shopping centers in the Twin Cities area. Any time of the year, there is plenty to keep residents busy!
Making the Move
If you were considering moving from Minneapolis to one of its suburbs, hopefully, this brief view into everything Maple Grove has to offer has convinced you to do so! If you’re considering moving, make sure to give us a call at 651-488-4808 to lend you a hand – or a truck, during your move. We’ll be there to get the job done!