Real Estate

Real Estate Services provides systemwide leadership for the strategic use of real estate assets and transactional services to colleges, universities, and the system office. All college and university real estate with the exception of real estate owned by recognized foundations is owned by the State of Minnesota, by and through the Board of Trustees of Minnesota State, on behalf of the college or university.

Acquisition of real estate

The process required by the campuses when purchasing real estate, and includes links to policies, procedures and forms. 

Current Listing of Real Estate for Sale

The current surplus real estate available throughout the state, including single-family houses constructed by college carpentry students; includes description of the surplus process.

Carpentry program
The process required of all technical colleges with carpentry programs to satisfy unique statutory requirements related to acquisitions, sales of real estate, or construction contracts.
Installation of utilities, roads or other improvements
Information about public utility easements on system properties.

Mapping and Property Ownership
Campus locations, campus boundary maps, details about acreage and other geographic data related to campuses.

County GIS sites (for parcel information)



Paul Harrington, Real Estate Manager, 651-201-1539