Northeast Minneapolis Apartments and Penthouses for Rent at Rafter

The Northeast area has long been home to skilled trade workers and innovative thinkers. It is a place with rich history, powerful creative culture, and uplifting social energy. The neighborhood is a dynamic blend of new and longtime-loved restaurants, lively dive bars, local boutiques, and unexpected murals that will stop you in your tracks (if the wild turkeys don’t first). Adjacent to the Mississippi River and miles of riverfront trails, the opportunities are endless for exploring, entertainment and urban adventure.

Rafter boasts an enviable location in the heart of this area, providing residents with convenient access to the best that Northeast Minneapolis has to offer. Situated in the 55414 zip code, Downtown Minneapolis is a short drive or light rail ride away, offering a plethora of dining, shopping, and entertainment options.

Education and School Districts in the Northeast Neighborhood

Rafter's prime location offers residents easy access to a variety of education opportunities. Families will appreciate the proximity to well-regarded school districts, including the highly rated Minneapolis Public Schools. 

Nearby colleges, including the University of Minnesota, Augsburg University, and Minneapolis College, make Rafter an excellent choice for students seeking off-campus housing. In addition, the area is home to numerous employers, making commuting a breeze for professionals.

Dining Options Near Rafter

Food lovers will delight in the diverse culinary scene surrounding Rafter. The neighborhood boasts a wide range of restaurants, cafes, and bars, serving everything from international cuisine to local favorites. Whether you're in the mood for a tasty treat at Glam Doll Donuts or need to make a grocery run at Lunds & Byerlys, you'll find everything you need is close at hand.

Entertainment and Exercise in Northeast Area

Entertainment options are abundant in the Northeast area. Catch a live performance at the historic Guthrie Theater or take in a concert at the iconic First Avenue. If you’re looking for a way to stay active, in addition to our on-site workout studio, there is a plethora of exercise options near the property, including Mill City Running and Discover Strength just moments away. 

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Rafter offers the perfect blend of location, community, and quality of living, making it an ideal choice for apartment renters in the Minneapolis area. We invite you to experience the best that this vibrant city has to offer by making Rafter your new home. Contact us today to schedule a tour and see for yourself why Rafter stands out as the premier apartment community in Northeast Minneapolis.


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