Waconia is a pleasant small town within the Minneapolis metro area of Carver County, Minnesota. Search all available Waconia homes for sale from the MLS.
With a growing community of 10,000 residents located just 30 minutes west of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, Waconia is an ideal suburban location that offers easy access to big city life. The community is a popular locale for numerous recreation opportunities, its scenic views of Lake Waconia, commitment to economic development, and is recognized for its first-rate education system.
An ideal suburban location for commuters to the Twin Cities, getting around the city is easy. Waconia is adjacent to a network of several thoroughfares and is only 30 minutes from the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport. With green horizons and tree-lined streets, Waconia was named "Tree City USA" by the National Arbor Day Foundation.
Nestled next to Lake Waconia, the namesake city's populace takes advantage of the third largest lake in the metro and one of the cleanest in the area by boating, fishing and swimming the beautiful body of water. Residents can experience the charm of small town life with a walk to Downtown Waconia. Featuring furniture shops, antiques, a movie theatre and bowling alley, the downtown district offers a variety of things to do. With several area events held year round and the nearby lake, parks and points of interest, residents have plenty to occupy their time in a wonderfully self-sufficient, green city with Midwestern appeal.
Waconia Real Estate Info - Prices of Waconia Homes for Sale
A diverse inventory of homes are available in Waconia, including ranch, traditional, and custom built homes serving the needs of even the most discerning buyer's budget. From mature neighborhoods on tree-lined streets with large lots, to custom new developments with water views or lakefront property, Waconia homes can suit most any wish list. Homes in Waconia offer spacious floor plans, large lots, entertaining spaces and porches, some offering private lakes with docks.
Single-family homes in Waconia start at $110,000 and can go up to $450,000. Homes starting in the $500,000 range feature as many as five bedrooms, larger floor plans, and waterfront views. Townhomes and condominiums can be found in Waconia and in neighboring suburbs from $105,000 to $250,000. Land property ranges from $60,000 to $400,000 depending on acreage, views and topography.
Waconia Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of March 10th, 2014: homes priced around $365,738 compared to $357,625 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +2%. For Tuesday, March 11th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.37%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.40%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.42%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.75%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Waconia MN. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Waconia to help you find the best home!