North Loop is a neighborhood in Minneapolis that’s known for its energetic vibe. The name of this neighborhood comes from a loop of railroad lines and streetcars, which eventually led to it becoming a commercial hub in the 19th Century.
Today, North Loop is one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in all of Minneapolis. This location is often called the Warehouse District, thanks to the wide variety of restaurants and shopping centers it hosts. The neighborhood has a trendy, industrial feel, which is perfectly complemented by the food and drink scene this area has to offer. When you’re here, don’t forget to visit The Bachelor Farmer (where President Obama stopped by for lunch), as well as the popular Bar La Grassa. You can also shop to your heart’s content at the fancy boutiques that line the streets of this neighborhood.
If you’re a sporting fan, you’d be pleased to know that North Loop is very close to Target Field, which is home to the Minnesota Twins major baseball league. The area becomes more vibrant and livelier when the Twins are in town and playing.
As for living, this neighborhood mostly caters to young individuals, as well as working professionals. You will find plenty of apartment and condo options in North Loop, with most of the buildings located in busy areas that are easily accessible from prime locations in the city. Public transit is also very convenient to access from North Loop.
If you wish to occasionally escape the hustle and bustle and experience more peace and quiet, then you should definitely consider getting an upscale townhome by the riverfront. This option is great for families who wish to keep the balance between city life and suburban living.
Overall, North Loop is known for being the heartbeat of the city, and always leaves a lasting impression on every person who visits this place.
Shannon Lindstrom, Realtor®, AHWD, GREEN, NCS
13784 83rd Way No, Ste. 200
Maple Grove, MN 55369