Families with Children Find Minneapolis is Best Place to Live

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Out of all the residential neighborhoods in the 13-county Twin Cities metropolitan area, buying a home in Delano Minnesota is the best place to live and raise a family.Families with Children Find Minneapolis is Best Place to Live 


July 2, 2014

When you care about raising a family in a Twin Cities housing market that is family friendly and with top notch schools, buying a home in Delano Minnesota is the best decision.

ZipRealty, a leading online residential real estate brokerage and provider of technology and marketing solutions, today its second annual ranking of the 10 Best Places for Families to Live on July 1, 2014. Given prime attention to the "Top School Districts with the Most Affordable Housing" category, it ranks the highest-rated public school districts in 23 metros across the U.S. as well as the median price per square foot for homes in each respective district. To be considered, at least 10 home sales must have closed in that region's school district in 2013. Minneapolis came out on top, with the Charlotte metro coming in 2nd and Dallas, Texas 3rd.


Minneapolis Affordable Living Draws Families to the Twin Cities


Affordable housing is another reason 13 county metro ranks high in family-friendliness. The Minneapolis metro offers prospective home buyers the ability to purchase a nice home with sufficient size for the added bedrooms and bathrooms needed to raise a family. Read more about the Minneapolis Home Affordable Program.

While no one but you can determine the best location for you to buy a home and raise a family, leads like this may help point the way. You know your unique family make-up, needs, hobbies, passions and preferences in a home. Gleaning from someone else's experience may serve to confirm the direction you are headed. Twin Cities real estate listings offer single-family homes with second floors featuring lofted bedroom suites that maximize a home's layout for ultimate bedroom space. Or consider a home with a finished lower floor with walk out entrances to the garden and play areas.


How ZipRealty Ranked Minneapolis and the Delano Public Shcool District


METRO AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT SCHOOL SCORE MEDIAN SALES PRICE PRICE/SQ. FT.
Minneapolis Delano Public School District 9.2 $194,000 $101


Buying a Twin Cities Home Based On Public School Rankings


"There has always been a tradition of excellence in our public school system, which has been cultivated by a very supportive community," said Delano Public Schools Superintendent Matthew Schoen in a Yahoo News Report. "If you stopped a young couple in downtown Delano and asked them why they moved here, you would find that 99% of the couples would say they moved here for the school district."

The Minneapolis housing community has a strong tradition of being recognized as one of the best metros to live in. Through out Twin Cities residential communities home values, housing demographics and school ratings vary; ratings and the demand for value driven living is much about location. In Delano, home buyers can purchase a home of reasonable size that are ideal from households with children. Families who determine the location of their next home in part by priorities for their child's education can't find a better deal than buying a home in Delano, Minnesota.


Minneapolis Metro is Tops as a Family-Friendly Place - Parents Magazine


Additionally, the twin cities of 13 county area is regarded as one of the most are family-friendly places to live by Parenting Magazine. Ranking within the top five locations in the U.S. to raise a family, with lakes and parks abounding, living in Minneapolis metro means there is a lot of fun things to do together. Miles of walking trails and biking paths allow family to flourish right in their neighborhoods. The metro's school system at large is known for its students that rank second only to Boston in reading and math scores.


"When it comes time for you to make your move, you will of course be considering some of your own reasons. If you're looking to move your family to a city that is custom-made just for growing families, St. Paul/Minneapolis should be on your list." ~ Move to St. Paul/Minneapolis - A Top City For Families by about.com



Whether you are relocating to the Twin Cities or simply seeking to move to a home with sufficient size for more family members, call me at 612-396-7832. I would be honored to represent your interests and help you find the ideal Twin Cities home to buy to raise a family.










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