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Wayzata Real Estate


Wayzata, Minnesota is an upscale western suburb of Minneapolis. Wayzata located in Hennepin County, Wayzata is adjacent to the scenic north shore of historical Lake Minnetonka, one of Minnesota’s largest and most well-known bodies of water.

Once known as a popular resort during the Victorian Era, Wayzata still retains much of its old-fashioned charm. Now a suburb of Minneapolis, this elegant bedroom community boasts of many beautiful homes on large lots, peaceful tree-lined neighborhoods, quaint shops, cafes, bookstores and a shopping mall.

Wayzata real estate is valued not only for its idyllic location and proximity to the Twin Cities Metropolitan area, but also for its fine schools and many outdoor recreational venues, such as Lake Minnetonka Regional Park and Noerenberg Gardens, ideal destinations for a picnic, hiking, biking and much more.

Families with school-age children who are considering locating to Wayzata, Minnesota will be pleased to know that the Wayzata Public School system is widely recognized for the high quality of its educational programs. Wayzata Public Schools consist of seven elementary schools, three middle schools, and a high school. All are a part of Independent School District 284.


The Average listing price of homes for sale in Wayzata for the quarter July thru September 2009 was $1,555,953, a drop of 2.2%. Median sales price for this period was $385,000, an increase of 0.4%. Average price per square foot for the  quarter was $277, down 9.2%.

Average Listing Price:

1 bedroom       $211,929     – 6.6%

2 bedrooms     $505,461     + 0.6%

3 bedrooms     $708,995     + 0.9%

4 bedrooms     $1,435,718     – 2.4%



If you are considering the purchase of a home in Wayzata, Minnesota you have made a wise choice. A picturesque bedroom community within easy access to a major metropolitan city, the convenient location of this suburb – eleven miles west of Minneapolis – assures that Wayzata real estate will not only be in demand for years to come, but its value will continue to appreciate over time.

The choices of homes in Wayzata, Minnesota are many; lakeside cottages, waterfront estates, manor homes, condos, townhomes and single family residences, all in a wide range of prices.

As Wayzata realtors with a thorough knowledge of the region, Preferred Home Team is the agency you should contact for a hassle-free home finding and buying experience. Preferred Home Team has the resources necessary to help our clients achieve their real estate goals.

Buyers and sellers of Wayzata real estate that are represented by a Preferred Home Team agent should be confident in the knowledge they have engaged a representative of high integrity and dedication to client satisfaction, as well as an agent who understands that the best form of advertising is by word of mouth.

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