St. Louis Park MN Historic Real Estate & Homes

Three things brought about the birth of the City of St. Louis Park: the lumber industry, (specifically lumber barons) its proximity to Minneapolis, and the manufacturing plants located in the area.

To avoid being engulfed by Minneapolis, St. Louis Park residents petitioned for and were granted incorporation and the Village of St. Louis Park was born in 1886. Four years later, the village was home to more than 600 manufacturing jobs, brought about by a group of wealthy industrialists, including a lumber baron.

Just three years after that, the village had grown enough to accommodate three hotels and additional businesses. Fast forward to 1954 and St. Louis Park becomes a city.

While St. Louis Park isn’t quite as old as St. Paul and Minneapolis, the city does have its share of vintage homes.

Purchasing a Historic Home

If this will be your first historic home purchase, you should know that the process is different from that of a more modern home purchase.

A vintage home may contain dated components, although many of the early 20th century homes in St. Louis Park have been updated. You will want to have the plumbing and electric systems inspected but other inspections may be needed as well, such as structural to ensure the foundation is sound.

If all of this doesn’t dampen your enthusiasm for a St. Louis Park historic home, you’ve come to the right place.

Whether you long for a circa 1920 classic in the Brookside neighborhood or your thoughts turn to a 1912 Craftsman, if it’s listed for sale, you’ll find it here on StLouisParkRealEstate.com.

Feel free to search for vintage homes in St. Louis Park right here and let us know if something grabs your interest. Listings update in real time, all day, every day, so check back frequently for new historic home listings in St. Louis Park.

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46 Properties Found.
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Photo of Listing #5002050

4366 Browndale Ave

$725,000

You guys! Do not miss this house of perfection, just steps north of the Country Club neighborhood. It has everything you want: formal living and dining rooms, informal dini...

St. Louis Park, MN
3 Bed, 3 Bath, 2705 Sqft, 0.24 Acres
Residential
Lakes Sotheby's International Realty

MLS® #5002050

Photo of Listing #4989095

3344 Glenhurst Ave

$399,000

This stunning 3BR/2BA home is located on a beautiful corner lot on a quiet street in the high-demand Minikahda Oaks neighborhood! It features a spacious and sunny interior ...

St. Louis Park, MN
3 Bed, 2 Bath, 2300 Sqft, 0.15 Acres
Residential
Edina Realty, Inc.

MLS® #4989095

Photo of Listing #4992100

4534 Vallacher Ave

$390,000

Phenomenal home in high demand Minikahda Vista neighborhood. This nicely updated and spacious home is located close to everything. The remodel included creating an open con...

St. Louis Park, MN
3 Bed, 2 Bath, 1632 Sqft, 0.15 Acres
Residential
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services North Properties

MLS® #4992100

3049 Decatur Ave S

$239,900

Nice location! nice home! GREAT neighborhood near the Minnehaha creek. has a breezeway and an ample garage. Loads of charm and a nice backyard. Home needs tlc and some r...

St. Louis Park, MN
2 Bed, 1 Bath, 1174 Sqft, 0.28 Acres
Residential
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MLS® #4943585

Photo of Listing #4959455

4106 Cedar Lake Rd S

$569,900

STUNNING CAPE COD HOME IN THE HIGH DEMAND LAKE FOREST NEIGHBORHOOD! GORGEOUS KITCHEN W/ GRANITE COUNTERS AND SS APPLIANCES, SPACIOUS LIVING ROOM W/ FP, FORMAL/INFORMAL SPAC...

St. Louis Park, MN
4 Bed, 3 Bath, 2386 Sqft, 0.26 Acres
Residential
Coldwell Banker Burnet

MLS® #4959455

Photo of Listing #4963495

2713 Kipling Ave

$424,900

Cape Cod style house located in a great well maintained neighborhood with mature trees. Enjoy walking to Cedar Lake and 10 mins drive to downtown/uptown. Enjoy a 1940s ch...

St. Louis Park, MN
4 Bed, 2 Bath, 2073 Sqft, 0.17 Acres
Residential
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MLS® #4963495

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Listing information last updated on December 15th, 2018 at 3:20am CST.