When relocating to a new town or community there is a lot of uncertainty. We at RE/MAX Thousand Lakes know this so in order to help you adjust to your new (or potentially new) home in the Grand Rapids area we have put together a list of helpful community resources for your convenience.
DNR Lake Finder
If you’re looking for the perfect lake home or summer cabin you need to first find the perfect lake. The Minnesota DNR Lake Finder is a fantastic tool you can use to find the perfect lake for your lakeside property. Find data on lake depth, water quality, clarity and more.
Visit Grand Rapids
Moving in from out of town? Don’t know what your new home has to offer? Or maybe you just want to know the area before making a decision. Whatever the case may be you will not be disappointed in what Grand Rapids has to offer. Visit Grand Rapids can give you information on everything from local businesses to outdoor recreation and everything in between.
Visit the Itasca County website for all your information on the happenings in Itasca County. Find Trail Maps, Land Surveys, Employment Opportunities and County Board Commissioner Information.
The Herald Review is Grand Rapids local newspaper. There’s no better place to go to stay up to date with all your local news and community events.
Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce
The Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce website hosts community business information, community school, employment and housing information, community events calendars and so much more. This is a must visit site to get to know your Grand Rapids community.
Local Public School Districts
Often one of the central considerations for couples and families who are in the market for a new house or property is the property’s vicinity to quality school districts. Our children are our primary responsibility and their education is crucial. School districts 316, 317 and 318 pride themselves as hosting top quality primary and secondary schools with classes taught by highly qualified educators. Visit their websites to learn more about the programs and offerings available for your student.
Itasca Community College
Itasca Community College is undoubtedly a major contributor to our Grand Rapids Community and the surrounding areas. They deliver on a promise of quality and affordable post secondary education for students of all backgrounds.