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Minneapolis Homes: City-owned vacant lots for sale

Image of a new, modern-style home constructed under the Minneapolis Homes program.  

Vacant lots owned by the City of Minneapolis are available for purchase for new home construction.

Available Lots

Please note: our interactive lot list map and table will only work with the following browser versions:

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Microsoft Edge & Internet Explorer 11 on Windows. Compatibility mode for Internet Explorer is not supported.
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Apple Safari on Mac and iOS 8.x or later

View available lots

Submitting an Offer

Offer to purchase for new construction on vacant land (PDF): A homebuyer incentive for building new homes on City-owned vacant land is available for application.

Below are sample offers to purchase that can help applicants ensure they have completely filled out the offer documents:

Example Offer 1: a new construction proposal from a developer that intends to rent the home

Example Offer 2: a new construction proposal from a developer that intends to sell the home for owner-occupancy

Offers can be e-mailed to [email protected] or hard copies submitted to:

City of Minneapolis - CPED
105 Fifth Ave. S., Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55401
ATTN: Minneapolis Homes

After offers are submitted, there is typically a 90-day review and approval process by the Residential and Real Estate Development staff and the Minneapolis City Council.

Additional Resources

For more information contact Matthew Ramadan, (612) 673-5262. 

Last updated Jul 10, 2020



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