An area that is often recommended for off-campus housing is the Como neighborhood, a swath of modest (sometimes dilapidated) bungalows and tall, skinny two-stories. This neighborhood is home to Joe's Market and Deli at 1828 Como, one of the Twin Cities' last family-owned neighborhood groceries. The perks of an academic community-lectures, concerts, the University Film Society are easily accessible to people living nearby, and the University's Weisman Art Museum, on the East Bank, is the riverfront's most significant architectural landmark. University of Minnesota's Dinkytown, between 8th Street and University Avenue on the East Bank, is the main campus commercial district. It has plenty of cheap places to eat and many businesses named "Gopher'' (for the University of Minnesota mascot). Bob Dylan (known locally as Robert Zimmerman from Hibbing, Minnesota) played at the ''Twelve O'clock Scholar'' here in the early sixties.
Limited University-operated housing is available for families (with or without children) at two complexes: the Como Student Community at 1024 27th Avenue Southeast, 612-378-2434, and Commonwealth Terrace Cooperative on the St. Paul campus, 651-646-7526. These complexes feature excellent playgrounds and sponsor numerous activities for children. The intercampus buses serve both facilities, as does MCTO.
Displayed below and updated daily from the Northstar MLS are homes for sale in Como, a neighborhood located in Minneapolis, MN.
For additional info on any of these Como real estate listings, click the "Request More Information" button located on the detail page of each property. In addition, we can provide you with disclosures, past sales history, dates and prices of homes and condos recently sold nearby, and more.
And, for your convenience, register for a free account to automatically receive email alerts whenever new Como homes for sale come on the market that match your specific criteria and save your favorite properties for quick access.
When most of us think of how to build a new home, we imagine it is constructed onsite. We see crews of workers putting up pieces of lumber and hammering in nails and building a house in the traditional method. Known in the industry as a stick-built ... Read More