North Star Lofts

117 Portland Avenue,
Minneapolis, MN 55401

The North Star Lofts is undoubtedly one of the most prestigious loft conversions in Minneapolis. It is easily spotted due to the distinctive, vintage rooftop sign. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

The lofts are spacious, and the quality is top notch. One of the things that makes this building so desirable is the outstanding views of the Stone Arch Bridge on one side and the downtown skyline on the other.

Basic Information

Neighborhood Mill District
Price Range $500,000 - $2,600,000
Property Type Lofts
Year built 1925
Number of Units 36
Number of Floors 7
Parking Heated underground parking
Pet Policy Pets allowed with limitations

Features & Amenities

Excellent views of river and downtown

Near Guthrie and popular restaurants

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places

Lofts include exposed brick and large windows

Adjacent to walking paths and trails

Additional Information

Building Units for Rent

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Photo of Listing #6513496
117 Portland Avenue 301 Minneapolis, MN, 55401 $9,995
  • 3 Bed
  • 3 Bath
  • 3,424 SF

North Star Lofts, Minneapolis - Building Features

North Star Lofts mixes industrial details with dramatic vintage characteristics.  Unit interiors showcase original brick, exposed duct work, expansive sash windows and tall ceilings.  As one of the first warehouse conversions in the Mill District neighborhood, many of the units have custom floor plans with upgraded features.

Loft interiors are open and spacious and many units have a private balcony. Shared building amenities at North Star Lofts include two rooftop decks, a fitness center and a beautifully appointed lobby with a seating area.

Additional Information


(CC) High Rise (4+ Levels)

Size Range Low

1,100 sq. ft.

Size Range High

3,100 sq. ft.

Year Converted


Association Fee Includes:

Air Conditioning, Building Exterior, Cable TV, Hazard Insurance, Heating, Outside Maintenance, Professional Management, Sanitation, Shared Amenities, Snow/Lawn Care, Water/Sewer

Amenities Near Mill District, Minneapolis

Mill District, Minneapolis is a desirable neighborhood due to its close proximity to various restaurants, shopping, entertainment venues, and recreation facilities.  Residents can easily walk to the Guthrie Theater to take in a concert or a show, or head to the nearby LRT station to easily get to other areas of the city.

Shopping: Lunds, Nicollet Mall, Mill City Farmers Market, Minnesota Center for Book Arts

Restaurants: Spoonriver, Kindee Thai Restaurant, Sea Change, Sawatdee, Charley's Grill

Parks & Recreation: Gold Medal Park, Elliot Recreation Center, 501FIT, CorePower Yoga

Arts & Culture: Guthrie Theater, Open Book, Mill City Museum


Would you like more information about North Star Lofts or the Mill District neighborhood? Let us know, we'd be happy to show you around or provide you with the information you're looking for. Send us an email or call: 612-749-6503.

Listing information last updated on April 24th, 2024 at 11:26am CDT.