These six stunning homes on the 2022 Spring Parade of Homes and Remodelers Showcase have been hand-selected by our Housing First Minnesota Foundation as this spring’s Dream Homes.
Five breathtaking new homes will leave you in awe, plus don’t miss one incredible Remodeled Dream Home the final weekend of the tour.
Your $5 tax-deductible entry fee to each of these five homes will go to support the work of the Housing First Minnesota Foundation building and renovating transitional housing facilities for Minnesota’s homeless, veterans, and others in need. Visiting all the homes? An all-access pass is now available (online only!) so you can save when touring all six homes. Learn more about the Foundation and purchase your tickets in advance here >>
Parade of Homes Dream Homes
Thursdays-Sundays | 12-6 p.m. | March 12-April 10, 2022
Highmark Builders, Inc.
Parade Home No. 3
13774 Bird Song Court, Minnetonka
Imagine yourself at home. With 4,324 square feet of luxury surrounding you, it’s hard to find one focal point you’ll love most in this new build. The main floor features an inviting great room with rustic reclaimed wood beams, wood-burning fireplace, dark gray stone surround, and kitchen with custom cabinetry and an oversized island perfect for entertaining. Head downstairs to the spacious family room—complete with game room and bar, moody guest room, tall windows for wonderful natural light, and views of the 20’ by 44’ saltwater pool. At the end of the night, the upstairs owners’ suite awaits with its large sleeping area, spacious bathroom, full shower, soaking tub area, double vanity, and walk-in closet. See how Highmark left its mark on this beautiful home.
Parade Home No. 64
6407 Archer Lane N., Maple Grove
This beautiful contemporary two-story home is nestled in one of Wayzata schools’ newest neighborhoods, The Ridge at Elm Creek. Custom touches blend modern and timeless design. 10’ beamed ceilings connect the main-floor living spaces which include a chef-style kitchen featuring a 48” Thermador range and 30” refrigerator and freezer columns that flank the wine cooler. The kitchen also features custom reeded white oak cabinetry details and quartzite countertops. Custom fabricated metal details including a barn door and railing, white oak beams, unique lighting, and warm finishes create balance throughout this modern beauty.
West Luxe Design and Build
Parade Home No. 207
1364 – 190th Street, St. Croix Falls, WI
Lake home meets modern in this fully custom build overlooking Deer Lake. This five-bedroom, five-bathroom home features Lincoln windows, Trespa siding, Crystal Cabinet Works cabinetry, Cambria countertops, Fulgor appliances, an in-home gym with sauna, spacious garage, gourmet kitchen, butler’s pantry, 22’ great room ceilings, 15’ owners’ bedroom ceilings, and more!
Parade Home No. 226
5669 Garden Drive, Woodbury, MN
From the dramatic vaulted ceilings with reclaimed beams down to the tiniest vintage-inspired detail, this home by McDonald truly delights with its layered natural style. French oak floors flow through the main floor with a vaulted great room with beams, black windows, a shiplap fireplace, and clean white walls. The kitchen features black painted cabinetry, an oversized island, and a hidden pantry with a coffee bar. The rear dining room opens to a screened porch with a fireplace. The central stair with split landing leads to a bonus room with built-in bunks or sleeping quarters with five bedrooms including a vaulted owners’ retreat with spa bath. The finished lower level has an indoor gym, Finnsisu sauna, and a pub-style bar. The home includes a four-car heated garage. You won’t want to miss this meticulously curated home!
M & M Home Contractors Inc.
Parade Home No. 342
6229 Parkwood Road, Edina, MN 55436
Bursting with character, this Southern charmer welcomes you with rich details in its classic symmetrical exterior, cedar-shake roof, copper gutters, and operating shutters. The charm continues through the 40’ porch featuring brick flooring, natural gas lanterns, and built-in heaters. Inside you’ll find the kitchen with a large walnut island, custom cabinetry, and Wolf appliances. Bi-folding glass doors lead from the great room to the covered lanai and pool. The outdoor living space offers Phantom Screens, an entertainment area, gas fireplace, and an outdoor kitchen. The upper level includes the owners’ suite and bathroom featuring spa-like amenities with an infrared sauna, steam shower, and deep soaking tub. The lower level features a sport court, media space with five TVs, a French oak bar, and so much more! Don’t miss seeing this charmer!
Remodelers Showcase Dream Homes
Friday-Sunday | 12-6 p.m. | April 8-10, 2022
Plekkenpol Builders, Inc.
Remodeled Home No. R24
6408 Parkwood Road, Edina, MN
When undertaking an ambitious remodel of their classic Edina home, the owners wanted to create a home that was comfortable and family-friendly, spacious and practical, but also showcased designer touches, vibrant patterns, and unexpected details for a modern take on traditional style. The kitchen, dining room, family room, mudroom, powder room, and all three upstairs bathrooms have been updated and remodeled, resulting in a unique and lively space, customized for a busy family.
Safety Note: Our highest priority remains everyone’s health and well-being, which means things will look a little different when shopping for homes during this year’s tour. As you tour, please follow the updated guidelines at ParadeofHomes.org.