St. Paul is noted for its distinct neighborhoods and small town atmospheres. Separated into 17 city districts, Highland Park is a neighborhood in the southwestern corner of St. Paul. An upscale residential area along the Mississippi River, Highland Park sits just north of Fort Snelling and across the river from the airport. Area residences features a variety of home styles including its rambling signature brick and stucco residences with river views, built in the early twentieth century.
Highland Park is pedestrian friendly, featuring the Highland Village Shopping Center with retail outlets, restaurants and a wide variety of entertainment options. With plenty of recreational opportunities, including the Highland Golf Course, Highland Pool, the Hillcrest Community Center and several tennis courts, there is never a dull moment for Highland Park residents. The neighborhood’s proximity to the Mississippi River grants plenty of green space with biking, running and walking trails along the boulevard. For family fun and picnicking, outdoor enthusiasts and also enjoy the forested trails and pavilions of the Hidden Falls Park and the Crosby Farm Regional Park. Area events and culture are found year-round in or near the Twin Cities, while the community participates in the favored Highland Fest around Labor Day, an annual festival featuring music, carnival rides, an art fair and fireworks.
An extensive variety of residences can be found for purchase in Highland Park, including contemporary and historic properties. A colorful history has fostered original farmhouses and architect designed homes from the early twentieth century. Tudor homes dated from the 1930s, 1940s Cape Cods and 1950s ramblers are all represented in Highland Park's housing market. Single-family units in Highland Park are available from $80,000 to upwards of $1 million+ for exclusive amenities, historic properties and sprawling estates. Highland Park's townhomes and condominiums prices start at $65,000 and run up to the $600,000s.
St Paul - Highland Park Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of May 23rd, 2016: homes priced around $335,207 compared to $344,365 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -3%. For Thursday, May 26th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.83%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.94%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.31%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.03%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in St Paul - Highland Park MN. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in St Paul - Highland Park to help you find the best home!