River Towers in Minneapolis


River Towers


If you are looking for a home in the heart of downtown Minneapolis, consider River Towers. Initially built in 1964, the River Towers condos for sale are in an ideal location and have tasteful updates. With 512 units between the two buildings, there is plenty of real estate to choose from for your next home.


Two buildings make up River Towers. Building A has sixteen floors while Building B has an incredible twenty-seven levels. There are more than 400 parking spots between the two buildings.


The River Towers came about when city planners embarked on an urban renewal program in the downtown area. River Towers was the first project attempted and is now a historically significant building in the heart of the Business District. River Towers has helped revitalize the area and has been part of making the city thrive.


Originally designed as an apartment building, River Towers became the first condo development in the area. The building paved the way for future upscale properties that have since followed suit. River Towers has not only survived over the decades, but it has also thrived.


The management office is open from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm every weekday. There you will find information about the building and its amenities, as well as a copier, fax machine, and a notary. For the safety of all residents, the building has controlled access and a security system.


As a bonus for guests, there are two available studio units to rent out nightly. At just $75.00 a night, you can’t beat the price, location, or convenience.


There are multiple rooms available by reservation for residents. The Garden Room, located in Building A, has a kitchen, tables, seating area, and wi-fi. The Gateway Library Lounge is right next to the management office and is open to residents all hours of the day and night. There are charging stations, as well as computers, internet access, a printer, shredder, and media to browse.


You will also find a well-stocked weight room located in Building B. Whether you enjoy cardio or weight lifting, you can forget the gym membership. You have weights, treadmills, ellipticals, and other equipment right here. 


There is also a Rooftop Fitness Room on the 28th floor of Building B. You can work out on treadmills, ellipticals, and other machines while you enjoy the fantastic view. Plus, there are men’s and women’s saunas and showers. Both fitness areas have wi-fi.


River Towers in Minneapolis also offers multiple outdoor areas for residents to enjoy. The Rooftop Terrace is on the 28th floor of Building B and provides incredible views. The Courtyard is beautiful with floral gardens, an herb garden, outdoor seating, seven different grills, and wi-fi. 


There are two tennis courts for residents to use. After a game or two, you might want to take a dip in the pool to cool down. River Towers offers a pool with a cabana, restrooms, and showers at your disposal.


If you are concerned about your vehicle, 57 stalls are available for lease from the office. If you prefer to use the underground parking garage, there are 350 spots in the indoor, heated garage that can you can rent monthly. For guests, there are twelve short-term spots that you can reserve.


To wash off the grime from our Minnesota winters, there is even a coin-operated car wash and vacuum you can use. If you need an air hose for your bike or other tires, that is available near the bike storage.


Conveniently, there are laundry rooms in the basement level of both Building A and Building B. You will find many coin-operated washing machines that are either top or front-loading. Plus, there are front-loading dryers to use.


Each unit includes one storage locker in the basement of Building A. If you need additional storage, you can lease extra lockers monthly. There is also bike storage in the parking garage.


When it comes to the River Towers for sale in Minneapolis, there are four styles available:

  • Studios are about 550 SqFt. 
  • Single bedroom units are around 770 SqFt. 
  • A two-bedroom will grant you about 1,235 SqFt of living space. 
  • The largest units have three bedrooms and an incredible 2,100 SqFt. Some of the homes offer incredible views of the city.

Nearby Amenities

Because River Towers is in the heart of  Minneapolis, you are guaranteed ease of access to parks, shopping, restaurants, and other attractions. This area of town is an incredibly diverse and unique community. You are close to everything you might need.


River Towers is excellent for young, working professionals because they are close to entertainment as well as professional destinations. You are near many office buildings, as well as the Target Center, the Metrodome, Guthrie Theater, and the University of Minnesota.


If you want to venture further out in the Twin Cities, the light rail transit system is at your fingertips. If you wish to take a trip to Mall of America or are flying out of St. Paul International airport, hop on the rail, and you’ll be at your destination in no time.


Furthermore, the architecture of this central district is stunning. As one of the oldest neighborhoods in Minneapolis, it houses turn-of-the-century designs as well as redesigned sights that will take your breath away.


River Towers sits at S 1st Street, and you will love discovering the neighborhood and all it has to offer. If you enjoy being outside in a park, check out First Bridge Park, Nicollet Island Park, or Mill Ruins Park. Close by is the Mills City Museum and the Water Power Park.

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If all of this sounds too good to be true, it isn’t. It really exists. Contact Roost today to schedule a tour. We have been finding people homes all over our fantastic city for years. Let us know how we can help you find your next condo.

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