Browse Lake Minnetonka Homes in Orono for Sale

Lake Minnetonka is home to giant muskies

Muskies!

Think “big lake in the Twin Cities area” and you will think “Lake Minnetonka.” Think “upscale homes in Hennepin County” and you will think “Orono, Minnesota.” No wonder that one of the most heavily Googled terms for this area is “luxury Lake Minnetonka homes in Orono.” This is, after all the home of that 53 million dollar Lake Minnetonka mansion on Bracketts Point that received wide publicity and a nice writeup in the Star Tribune. (This property is no longer available – sorry!) Orono MN is synonymous with terms like “upscale living,” so you are always bound to find a few multi-million dollar lake homes in Orono for sale. Some people like to boat back and forth in front of some of these lakefront mansions so they can “oooohhhh! and aaawwwe!” at them. However, you shouldn’t covet these homes. Coveting is a sin that was itemized in the Ten Commandments. You should just buy one of these upstanding Lake Minnetonka homes in Orono.

Orono lakeshore properties recently listed on the MLS/IDX:

See ALL Orono lake home listings here.

At the time of this post (2/15/11) there were 46 single family Lake Minnetonka homes for sale in Orono, going for an average list price of $2,232,307, according to Northstar Regional MLS statistics. Do you have champagne tastes but a beer budget? Don’t despair! Seventeen of these listings are priced under 1M. There has never been a better time to buy Minnesota lake homes, and Lake Minnetonka real estate is no exception.