Dakota County lakeshore homes are always hot sellers because they are affordable and yet are still within the Twin Cities metro area, making them perfect for year-round lakeshore living. Lakes included in this southwest metro Minnesota county include lakes classified as “environmental,” meaning they cover only a few acres and are not suitable for motorized boats, to larger recreational development or general development lakes.
Very nice two story walkout Farmington MN lake homes can be found on Ann Lake, a lake of only about 20 acres with a sandy bottom, priced in the low 300’s. Other small lakes include Cobblestone Lake in Apple Valley, Earley Lake in Burnsville, Lac Lavon in Apple Valley, and Lemay Lake in Eagan. Also, check out lakeshore homes on Sunfish Lake in Sunfish Lake, Minnesota, Dakota County.
Dakota County Waterfront Homes on Larger Lakes
Looking for a larger lake home in Dakota County? Head on south to Cannon Falls MN to find lakefront on Byllesby Lake, a large body of water that claims 1368 acres and is 50 feet at its deepest. Crystal Lake homes in Burnsville enjoy recreation on 291 acres of water, and Marion Lake lakefront properties in Lakeville boast 530 acres of some of the best fishing in Minnesota.