The Nokomis neighborhood is home to the 204 acre Lake Nokomis which is located in the southern part of the city. Waterfront homes have always been a great investment and Lake Nokomis is no exception. Read more about the Lake Nokomis neighborhood…
Homes for Sale on Lake Nokomis
If you’re looking for a lake home in the Minneapolis area, you may want to consider homes for sale in Lake Nokomis, Minneapolis. Homes on Lake Nokomis itself do not change hands often so contact us to help watch the Lake Nokomis MLS. We don’t want to miss your opportunity — they tend to sell very quickly. If you are looking for real estate with lots of character, Nokomis may be right for you.
About the Lake Nokomis Community
In 1907 Lake Nokomis was very shallow, only 5 feet to be exact. Much of the lake was marshland and a drainage area for the neighborhood. It was dredged to produce the current 204 acre lake with a max depth of 33 feet. Today, Lake Nokomis is one of three sailing lakes (along with Harriet and Calhoun) in the Minneapolis park system that offers many enjoyable recreational opportunities. In the summer months, sailboat races are a weekend event. Named winner of 2008 ‘Best Place to Get Away from it All Without Leaving Town- Canoeing on Lake Nokomis’ write up in City Pages, “Best of the Twin Cities”. With two supervised beaches, a community center, sailboat and canoe racks, concessions, walking pathways and ball diamonds, this community is enjoyable for all ages.
Neighborhoods in Lake Nokomis
Like most Minneapolis neighborhoods and communities, Nokomis is composed of many smaller neighborhoods, in this case eleven. The eleven Nokomis neighborhoods include; Diamond Lake, Ericsson, Field, Hale, Keewaydin, Minnehaha, Morris Park, Northrop, Page, Regina and the Wenonah neighborhood.
Keewaydin, Minnehaha, Morris Park, and Wenonah are also collectively referred to as Nokomis East.
Your Lake Nokomis Reator
If you’re looking to buy or sell in the Nokomis Community of Minneapolis, contact us at 612-282-SOLD (7653) and we would be glad to help. Our Realtors can “search the Nokomis MLS” on your behalf and send you any active listings in the Nokomis neighborhood.