In the 1850’s, fur traders began to settle waterfront in the Rum River area in the community now called Ramsey. The area continued to grow and thrive and was given the name Anoka, which means “on both sides” in the Indian language.
Anoka County MN lakeshore and riverfront is still attracting plenty of interest from outsiders, except now it is a limited commodity. Lake homes and riverfront make excellent long term real estate investments, and considering the selection, value, and low mortgage rates, there could hardly be a better time to buy.
Lake Cabins and Lakeshore Homes for Sale in Anoka County
Explore a variety of Anoka county waterfront properties in a range of prices that are currently available. Possibilities include short sale listings in Columbus on Coon Lake in the Breezy Shores development. Coon Lake is a popular recreation lake that boasts over 1400 acres. If you are looking for amazing sunsets and sandy shoreline, there just might be a lake cabin that could readily be converted to a fine lake home on Martin Lake in Linwood Township. Many Martin Lake cabins have already been converted to homes, and some of them boast three car garages, hot tubs and cobblestone driveways, along with about 200 feet of prime Minnesota lakeshore.
If you are shopping in East Bethel for lakeshore in Anoka County, Minnesota, another possibility for you might be Minard Lake homes in Degardner’s addition. Foreclosed lake cabins on Minard Lake will pop up onto the market from time to time.
Anoka County Riverfront
Luxury Misssissippi riverfront properties are sometimes available in Sandra Terrace in the City of Anoka, and stunning two stories on Mississippi riverfront can be found in Coon Rapids, and in Rivenwick on the Rum River in Ramsey, MN. A number of Rum River properties can also be found in Andover as well, frequently priced under 400K.