The city of Crystal is a haven just outside the Twin Cities! Homes for sale in Crystal come with access to award-winning schools, a stunning natural landscape and plenty of amazing places for relaxing and dining!
Location, Location, Location
More than 240 acres of Crystal land are spread out among the city’s staggering 27 parks. The town is also situated along the Mississippi River and is mere minutes from the Twin Cities metro. Douglas Drive North, 36th Avenue North, 42nd Avenue North and Bass Lake Road are some of Crystal’s main roads, and Minnesota State Highway 100 and County Road 81 run through town as well. Nearby cities are Minneapolis, Saint Paul etc.
Crystal real estate lies in the bounds of the Robbinsdale school district. Their progressive college prep and learning programs have earned them a spot on the National Advanced Placement Achievement List, which only awarded the honor to 388 districts nationwide. The town high school also as an AVID program and a multitude of courses at all levels. Robbinsdale district is also a fully authorized K-12 International Baccalaureate program. Their Middle Years Program was the first in the state, and elementary-age children can also partake in the Primary Years Program. The district was also the first in the United States to receive the prestigious Medallion Award from the Children’s Theatre Foundation for exceptional contributions to K-12 theater. Achievements in the arts don’t stop there, as the school board was awarded the Arts Education Leadership Award and the district was listed as one of the Top 100 Best communities for Music Education in America. Students ranging K-8 can also attend the Fair School, which is the Fine Arts Interdisciplinary Resource School that specializes in creative, artistic and innovative learning.
To Do, To See
The Crystal Shopping Center attracts shoppers from all over the area, and after a long day of perusing there are tons of delicious restaurants at which to relax. Sample the food at Steve O’s, the Crystal Café, the Egghouse, El Loro Mexican Restaurant, King of Olympic Café, Pandaderia La Loma Bakery and much more! Stretch your legs at the Basset Creek disc golf course or play fetch with your furry pal at the dog park! At the end of every July, search for the Crystal Ball at the Crystal Frolic with a carnival, 5k, waffle breakfast, softball tournament, Baggo tournament, live music, henna tattoo art, fireworks and a chance to dunk the mayor!
Homes for Sale in Crystal
Crystal is a great town for people of all ages and backgrounds. The community is ready to welcome buyers searching for homes for sale in Crystal, and The Antonov Group can help you be the next candidate!