BusinessWeek.com has identified Northeast Minneapolis as a great buying opportunity.
Northeast Minneapolis is a blue-collar neighborhood that has transformed during the past decade into an artist district with studios and galleries. The neighborhood is a mix of residential and commercial and has plenty of restaurants and coffeehouses, a piano bar, and a hipster tiki bar called Psycho Suzie's Motor Lounge. Three-bedroom, two-bath houses can be found here for about $200,000.
The main article talks of artists as a vanguard for increasing a neighborhood’s property values.