Why Choose Grand Forks?

Because Grand Forks is COOLER.

Thinking of relocating to Grand Forks but just not quite sold? Here’s why Grand Forks is way cooler than you think!

Life in a Big Small Town

Leave behind the big-city stresses and the small-town doldrums; Grand Forks is the best of both worlds! We’ve got the charm and friendliness of a small town with all the possibilities and fun of a big city—without the downsides! In fact, we’ve got a little bit of everything: restaurants and shops, malls and tech businesses, craft breweries and beautiful parks… with a little bit of “North Dakota Nice” all rolled into one.


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Always Fun

Arts and culture, shopping and dining, Downtown nightlife, outdoor music, street festivals, farmers markets… Grand Forks has it all.

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Four Seasons Outside

Bike, hike, ski, fish, boat, paddle, explore, camp, head to the lake, snowmobile, golf, frolf, run, take a class… oh, and play hockey.

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Great Opportunities

Find your niche in a varied economy at the University of North Dakota, Altru Health System, LM Wind Power, and many more.

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A Laid-Back Lifestyle

It’s no surprise people are nicer in North Dakota—with one of the shortest commutes in the country, we’re all a little less stressed!

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Friendly Neighborhoods

From historic to brand-new, wide-open country to charming downtown spaces, scenic surburban living to city living, we’ve got it all.

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Kid-Friendly Options

City parks and community wellness centers. Activities, games, camps, performing arts. Passionate teachers and enthusiastic kids.

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Hockeytown USA

Inside and outside, winter, spring, summer, and fall, we live and breathe hockey. We Google “hockey” more than “food”.


Ready to Relocate to Grand Forks Yet?

If you’re thinking of moving to Grand Forks, then it’s time to contact RE/MAX Grand! We’re here to help you explore and find out everything you need to know about life in Grand Forks.

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