NON MLS: The Lake Minnetonka Real Estate Blog

You’ll find our blog to be a wealth of information, covering everything from local market statistics and home values to community happenings. That’s because we care about the community and want to help you find your place in it. Please reach out if you have any questions at all. We’d love to talk with you!

Jan. 6, 2019

BUYER NEED: Minneapolis, Saint Louis Park, Golden Valley

Buyer seeks a Single Family Home up to $270,000 in Minneapolis, Saint Louis Park, or Golden Valley under $270,000 with at least 2 bedrooms. Buyer prefers property to be updated, open floor plan, lots of windows, fenced yard, and a 1 car garage. If you or someone you know has a property like this please reach out to Dan Gustafson at (952) 473-1000 today!

Jan. 6, 2019

Lake Minnetonka Lakeshore Estate needed in Orono Schools up to $4,000,000

Buyer seeks Lake Minnetonka Real Estate in Orono School District up to $4,000,000. Would also consider a teardown or remodel up to $2,000,000 but prefer to be all in under $4.0. Minnetonka Beach site would be a plus! Call Dan Gustafson at (952) 473-1000.

Jan. 3, 2019

Buyer Need up to $1.3M close to Wayzata

Immediate buyer need in Wayzata:

They will do some updating but all-in budget is $1.3M We've reviewed what's currently on MLS, please send anything you have upcoming that's available to show.

Dec. 29, 2018

BUYER NEED - Coming Soon or Non MLS Edina or Minneapolis

Buyers seek non mls or coming soon condominium with 2 bedrooms or 1 bedroom plus den in Edina and/or Minneapolis. Underground or assigned parking desired, low association dues preferred, low $200's. Buyers will be in town 2nd week of January to purchase. If you or anyone you know has a property like this they might consider selling please feel free to reach out to Dan Gustafson at (952) 473-1000 via voice or text.

Dec. 29, 2018

Upscale rental needed in Wayzata

Wayzata rental needed, clients need 2 or more BR’s 2 baths, and 2 garage stalls. Willing to look at single family homes, townhomes or condos. Budget is $2,000 - $6,000 per month. Interested in this or other Non MLS Lake Minnetonka buyer needs and listings? Reach out to Dan Gustafson at (952) 473-1000 via voice or text.

Dec. 29, 2018

NON-MLS Lake Minnetonka 82 feet of level swimmable lakeshore - $839,000

This Lake Minnetonka home has a very private lakeshore setting with 4 Bedrooms and 2 baths. This unique lake property has 82 feet of direct swimmable lakeshore plus another 166 feet of cove lakeshore. The lakeshore property is LEVEL to the shoreline and allows for four (4) boat slips that are all owned by the property owner. Bring your lake toys and get ready to enjoy summer on the lake in 2019! Want more information or to schedule a showing on this or other Non MLS Lake Minnetonka Listings??? Reach out to Dan Gustafson via phone or text at (952) 473-1000 or via email.

Dec. 18, 2018

Condo needed in southwestern Minneapolis Suburbs

I have a buyer looking for a condo in the western suburbs of Minneapolis under $350,000

  • Condo or Single level living townhouse w/ in unit laundry
  • Area: Minnetonka, Saint Louis Park, Edina, Eden Prairie, Hopkins, Wayzata, Chanhassen, basically south/west suburban areas
  • Minimum 1 car garage
  • Minimum 1 Br + den
  • Minimum 2 bath
  • 1100-1500 appx square feet
  • Price range: up to low $300's
  • No big projects, mostly or totally updated

Thanks for reading Non MLS: The Lake Minnetonka Real Estate Blog. Call or email Dan Gustafson at (952) 473-1000 if you have real estate needs or questions.


Posted in Buyer Need
Dec. 13, 2018

Short term rental in Deephaven

Charming colonial home in the Deephaven Walden neighborhood, offering deeded access to Lake Minnetonka! This is a short-term furnished rental available through May 2019. Dogs allowed with an additional deposit. $3,000 per month. Contact Dan Gustafson at (952) 473-1000 or

Dec. 13, 2018

Multiple buyer needs across Twin Cities metro

If you have a property like one of the ones listed below, please reach out to Dan Gustafson at (952) 473-1000 or send an email to

  • Anoka County – small single family home, with small manageable yard - $200,000
  • Lakeshore not far from Eagan, looking for main floor master up to $500,000
  • Prior Lake – looking for building site and area for horse barn or existing rambler with potential horse set-up minimum 10+ acres, could be vacant land up to $800,000
  • Hastings – looking for 3 BR, with basement up to $140,000
  • Edina, St Louis Park or Minneapolis – Looking for 2 BR, 2 Bath, 1 car stall/garage high rise with view – built in 2000 or newer, 1100+ sq ft - $220,000-$350,000
  • Plymouth area - Looking for newer home (2000-2015) updated, modern, smaller lot with private back yard up to $450,000
  • Lakeville – Looking for a home with at least 1 acre up to $415,000
  • St. Paul south of 94, Mendota, Eagan – 2+ bedrooms, 2+ bathrooms, 1 car covered garage Townhome/manor or condo (non high rise) - conversion is ok up to $380,000
  • Home in school district 197 -  4-5 bedrooms with at least with 6 car garage or ability to build one  with at least 5,000 sq ft up to $1,500,000
  • 5-15 acreage home in Prior Lake school’s area up to $700,000
  • Kingfield location of Mpls south Condo townhome or SF up to $200,000
  • Mpls or Richfield - Single family 3 bed 2 bath 2 car up to $250,000
  • Bloomington 35 – Cedar up to $200,000
  • Prior Lake/Prior Lake School district – Looking for Acreage on lake, renovation is a possibility - up to $1,200,000
  • Farmington - Looking for rambler up to $500,000
  • Within 30 miles of Elko, Farmington - lake shore - Up to $450,000
  • 30 min from airport - acreage for horses - up to $450,000
  • Cannon Falls - 4-5 bedrooms, 3 stall garage
  • Inver Grove Heights - home with pole building up to $400,000
  • Lakeville, Orchard Lakeshore
  • Minnetonka schools - 2 story with 4 bedrooms, 3 car garage, open foyer and open concept under $520,000
  • South of river (Shakopee, Eagan) - 3,000-6,000 sq ft commercial building (closed bank would be ideal)
  • South of river – Contemporary up to $550,000
Posted in Buyer Need
Dec. 12, 2018

NON MLS Lake Minnetonka: $950,000

1/2 acre Lake Minnetonka Real Estate site with long views on Jennings Bay in award winning Westonka Schools. Home is very livable but area can support $2 million+ build.  Buildable footprint of over 5,000 sq ft. You have to see these views in person. Priced below market for quick sale! Call Dan Gustafson for more information or to schedule a showing at (952) 473-1000. Thanks for reading the NON MLS Lake Minnetonka Real Estate Blog!