North Monroe has witnessed a rapid expansion of condos and developments over the better part of the past 30 years. Previous warehouses and industrial buildings have been developed into a bounty of elegant condominiums. These properties have distinct character, making use of exposed brick, beams, and pre-existing structures dating all the way to the 19th century.
As you walk the North Monroe Neighborhood, enjoy stunning views along the Grand River. This area has plenty of green space and parks that make for a beautiful sunset over Grand Rapids and its’ most westerly buildings and rolling hills.
One of the popular events of North Monroe is the “Movies on Monroe” summer film series. During the hot summer nights, enjoy your share of films broadcast over the silver screen; located in a decorated North Monroe Parking Lot.
With films for all ages, this event allows you to view a multitude of acclaimed films. Enjoy family favorites like Shrek and The Princess Bride, all the way to more advanced movies including Saving Private Ryan and The Big Lebowski.
According to Downtown Grand Rapids Inc., Movies on Monroe is, “the premier outdoor film series in Grand Rapids.” Their website elaborates that all films are free, and guests are welcome to bring their own, “blanket, chairs, beer, wine and snacks for a special night under the stars.”
North Monroe provides the unique experience of access to downtown, with the open-air feeling of living outside of the bustle. Explore available North Monroe Condos today, and begin living in this exceptional part of Grand Rapids.