North Oaks is an exclusive, private community located on 6,000 acres of rolling hills, woods, open meadows, lakes, and wetlands. Located between Interstates 35E and 35W, it offers easy access to both downtowns of Minneapolis and St. Paul. From its earliest days, development in North Oaks has been deliberate and skillfully planned. Home sites were chosen to conform to nature, natural beauty was to be preserved if at all possible and quality took precedence over scale. The vision to preserve nature resulted in the setting aside of 620 acres in a permanent conservation area that will always be protected from development. The neighborhoods featured below all adjoin this conservation area, allowing unsurpassed views of green spaces as well as access to recreational trails. Miles of groomed walking and biking trails, lakes, a private golf club, and recreational facilities are among the amenities living in North Oaks offers. Whether you are looking for the family neighborhood of Rapp Farm, maintenance-free living in the Villas of Wilkinson Lake, or the large, wooded lots in Red Forest Way, North Oaks is the premier community in which to build your home.
Rapp Farms is located on the northeast edge of North Oaks, easily accessible to Interstate 35E. The 120-acre family neighborhood features single family homes situated on rolling terrain. It abuts the 620-acre conservation area to the south. Rapp Farms Home sites of approximately one-half to one acre and create a neighborhood for families within the high-performing Mounds View school district. A neighborhood pool and pool house are now part of the Rapp Farms neighborhood to better serve its residents. The layout of home sites has been designed to feature numerous neighborhood green spaces linked by footpaths and trails and allow vistas of the surrounding countryside. The total number of Homes in Rapp Farms will be 156 units.