Gated communities offer many benefits that appeal to singles, families, and retirees alike. Of course privacy and security can be a few features that some appreciate, many people make the move to gated communities for the amenities: Access to certain lifestyle benefits, like private golf courses, tennis courts, and exclusive events where neighbors get to know one another, which creates and fosters a stronger sense of community.
Bearpath – Eden Prairie
Located on the Bearpath Golf and Country Club with the 18-hole Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course, the Bearpath gated community is full of many different styles of luxury homes, golf villas, townhomes, and twin homes that offer high quality finishes.
Clay Cliffe – Tonka Bay
Clay Cliffe is a pristine peninsula on Lake Minnetonka’s Locke Point. Originally established in 1890 as 28 acres of land, Clay Cliffe residents can enjoy many community amenities, such as community tennis courts, private gazebo, on-site caretaker, and 24 hour security. Undoubtedly, the exclusive community at Clay Cliffe means residents can experience breathtaking lakeside sunsets.
St. Andrew’s Village – Blaine
Surrounded by scenic wetlands, St. Andrew’s Village is a serene gated community with a private pool and Lochness Park. This family-oriented community is on a 9-hole disc golf course with plenty of walking and biking trails throughout.
Stonebridge – Lilydale
Stonebridge is a beautiful gated townhome community nestled right off Highway 13 and 35 E. Overlooking the Mississippi River, the luxury townhomes at Stonebridge are often sun-drenched and offer high-end and sophisticated living.
North Oaks – North Oaks
While technically North Oaks isn’t “gated,” the roads are privately owned by North Oaks residents and they do have guards that patrol and monitor every entrance. Originally a five thousand acre farm, this community was developed around Lake Pleasant for upscale homes with acreage. All parks and trails are owned and maintained by the homeowners association, making this truly picturesque community privately owned by its residents.
Is gated community living calling to you? Call Jeff Anderson and The Anderson Team at 612-386-8600 and he can help you navigate your purchase!