The Beautiful Brainerd, Minnesota
Brainerd, located in the heart of the state, is the hub of the Brainerd Lakes Area and a wildly popular destination for tourists and visitors from around the region. Best known for its 500+ area lakes, the region explodes in population over the summer season for those who wish to water-ski, fish and enjoy the great outdoors.
It’s also home to many of Minnesota’s largest and most successful resorts and golf courses, and sports some of the most beautiful properties in the state. Many year-round residents started as cabin-goers before deciding to call it their full-time home. The house value growth rate in the area is very strong. Brainerd is a healthy community and supports a diverse economic base, a strong educational system and is the regional center for government and health care services.
The Brainerd Lakes Area has a combined population of approximately 100,000 and supports thousands of additional seasonal residents and visitors. People who visit, usually return for the area’s amazing natural beauty, recreational opportunities, shopping and attractions, and an overall easy way of life.
The Minnesota Association of REALTORS® is the largest professional trade association in the state with more than 17,000 members who are active in all aspects of the real estate industry.