Monticello is beautifully situated off I-94, midway between the northwestern Minneapolis suburbs and St. Cloud, Minnesota, making it highly desirable for a pleasing commute in either direction. This attractive location is perfect for families who want the peaceful country lifestyle and beauty of the Mississippi flowing by with easy access to all the big-city action when they want it.

The city offers progressive school programs and community education, shopping, dining and an abundance of parks and recreational opportunities. The Bertram Chain of Lakes regional parkland provides hiking, biking, fishing, canoeing and swimming in the summer, and cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in winter within its 1200 acres of protected lakeshore and natural habitat.

Summer also offers the farmers market, Music on the Mississippi and Riverfest activities. A favorite local attraction is the arrival of thousands of trumpeter swans getting comfortable on the fields and on the Mississippi for a quiet winter.

The Monticello Community Center is a focal point for residents with its conference center, pool, waterslide, ice arena, gym, fitness center, climbing wall, play area, classes and child care. Kids from 5-12 enjoy the active summer day care program and friendships made at Friendship Island. The city also has a progressive medical center, transit service and Senior Center.

The banks of the Mississippi, friendly residents and relaxed pace of the city are enticement enough for many to consider making it a home base. Monticello is a great place to invest in business real estate or residential property. Some of the larger employers are Ultra Machining Company (UMC), Cargill, Xcel Energy, New River Medical Center and the Monticello School District.

If you are thinking about Monticello, Minnesota for your home or business, here is our recommended list of the best 10 real estate agents in Monticello. They are experienced in their industry and well acquainted with available commercial real estate or homes in the area. Whether you’re buying or selling, you’ll find expert guidance for your transaction from busy beginning to contented end. Contact one or more of these top 10 agents for an interview today!

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