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Brookings, SD Community Features and Real Estate

Brookings is an energetic, growing community that's perfect for families, students, young professionals and retirees alike. The fourth largest city in the state, Brookings offers big city conveniences matched with a small community feel. With shopping, dining, indoor and outdoor recreation and numerous forms of entertainment right at your doorstep, Brookings homes for sale have something for everyone. Bring your dreams.

Real Estate Statistics

Average Price $360K
Lowest Price $53.9K
Highest Price $1.3M
Total Listings 28
Avg. Days On Market 259
Avg. Price/SQFT $285

Property Types (active listings)

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If you're the type of person who appreciates a small town feeling but who doesn't want to sacrifice the amenities and conveniences of a larger community, you'll be excited to discover Houses for sale in Brookings, SD. On quiet streets and cul-de-sacs that lie close—but not too close, mind you—to shopping and entertainment, you'll find a variety of home styles and sizes, from sprawling Ranch homes to traditional two-story family homes. Real estate in Brookings, SD offers a variety of options for any buyer with any budget!

Though occasionally older properties appear on the market, the bulk of Brookings homes for sale are newer builds, and they often sit on generous parcels of land that make it easy to carve out the lifestyle you want.

Ranging from anywhere between 1,200 and 3,000 square feet, these homes afford ample opportunities to match your space to your desired lifestyle. Whether you're a student looking for a pad close to campus, a young family who need space to grow, or a retiree looking to downsize, you'll find options on the Brookings real estate market.

Locals here show tremendous pride in their homes, so not only will you find properties that have been well-maintained and yards that have been lovingly kept, you'll also encounter upgrades, comforts, and conveniences. These include:

  • Automated sprinkler systems
  • Walk-in closets
  • Hardwood flooring
  • Wood burning fireplaces
  • Screened porches

Thanks to low unemployment rates, peaceful streets, and an extremely affordable cost of living, real estate in Brookings, SD is a booming market. For this reason, you'll find residential lots available that are just waiting for a buyer with a little imagination. If none of these Brookings, SD homes for sale strike your fancy, why not build your own?

Life in Brookings, South Dakota

Less than an hour out of Sioux Falls, Brookings is home to South Dakota State University, which not only attracts thousands of students to this charming city each year but also employs many of its residents. The large campus gives Brookings a collegial feel, even for locals who are well past looking for a college education, so you can expect surprising levels of vibrancy that should be especially attractive to first-time homebuyers and young families. Brookings has plenty to do for families too, including the Dakota Nature Park and the South Dakota Arboretum. The city's 640 acres of lush parkland provides the perfect backdrop for family gatherings, local festivals, hiking, and sports matches—from soccer fields to an 18-hole disc golf course, you'll have no problem keeping fit and having fun.

Brookings homes for sale put you in close proximity to the city's historic downtown, where you'll not only enjoy excellent people watching but also great local boutiques, restaurants, breweries, and attractions. Kids will marvel over the Tyrannosaurus rex that dwarfs the Children's Museum of South Dakota, while adults will enjoy visiting the antique shops and local watering holes like The Ram or Old Market Eatery. A number of other retailers and restaurants can be found at Village Square Mall and along 22nd Avenue, making it quick and easy to pick up that missing ingredient for dinner or shop for a new cellphone or pair of shoes. Ready to take a look at a few homes for sale in Brookings, SD? Give Shane a call today! 

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