Housing & Apartments
Maple Grove and its surrounding communities (Plymouth, Osseo, Brooklyn Park, New Hope, Crystal) cover a large geographic area. Apartment complexes of varying size and price are abundant throughout the region. Apartment amenities (.xlsx) --such as appliances, laundry facilities, playground, pool, fitness center, garage availability, and more--also vary and may affect monthly rental rates. Some complexes may not have continuous availability, but may offer a waiting list for prospective renters.
If you are new to the area, we highly recommend researching apartment availability before your arrival. Online apartment search tools are available to search for apartments in the Northwest Suburbs:
Additional city-specific rental information can be found for:
Furnishing your home/apartment
Apartments are not furnished. You will need to secure: couches, tables, chairs, beds, bedding, towels and kitchen items. Lower-cost options for furnishing your home include the following stores:
- IKEA (new goods)
- Saver’s (used goods)
- Salvation Army (used goods)
- Arc’s Value Village (used goods)
- Goodwill (used goods)
- Craigslist (used goods) Look for items for sale in Maple Grove, Plymouth, New Hope and Osseo, MN.
Apartment renter’s insurance
Renter’s insurance protects renters from loss due to theft or damage to personal property when losses are not covered by the property owner (landlord.)
Temporary Housing (Hotels)
It is highly recommended to secure housing before your arrival. If necessary, there are many hotels in the area for temporary housing while searching for an apartment. Prices may vary, and some hotels might offer discounts for longer stays, state employees, or through other offers or arrangements.
Hilton Garden Inn
Hampton Inn Minneapolis Northwest
Staybridge Suites Minneapolis
Minneapolis Marriott Northwest
Residence Inn by Marriott
Cambria Hotel and Suites
Extended Stay America