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There are a ton of things to take into consideration when buying a house.

How's the commute from work? Is it a safe area? Is there stuff to do nearby? Can I afford a home in that area?

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Fortunately, Niche did the research for us to determine where to buy a home - The best places to buy in all of Minnesota. They did so by determining a comprehensive assessment of the housing and community of an area.

Their grading system takes into account key factors of a location’s housing market, including home values, taxes, crime rates, and quality of local schools, in an attempt to measure the quality and stability of an area’s real estate market.

The Best Places to Buy a House in Minnesota

Looking to buy a house in the coming year? These are the best cities, townships, and suburbs to plant your roots. 

What things were taken into consideration when determining where's the best place to buy? Public school ratings, if it's good for families, whether it offers outdoor activities, just a name a few.

Here are the best places to buy a house in Minnesota according to Niche.

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The number one place to buy a house in Minnesota, Northern Township, was actually number 8 in the best places to buy in the country! How cool is that? In fact, it was the only location in Minnesota to crack the top 50 on that list.

Also See: The 12 Worst School Districts in Minnesota. 

I think I could be pretty happy living right on a lake as well. ;)

A Look Inside the Biggest Home in all of Minnesota

The average size home in Minnesota is somewhere between 1,500 and 2,500 square feet, and that's a good size home.

Minnesota's largest home is HUGE - it would be like taking a 2,500 square foot house and duplicating it EIGHT times!

Take a peek inside the biggest home in Minnesota. It's almost 20,000 square feet!

Gallery Credit: Samm Adams

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