Only 7 boat slips remain!  Now is the time to reserve your lot and look forward to building memories!

Build your dream cabin or home under the Northern Lights of Minnesota with us!



Walking trails meander throughout the 90 acre Northern Lights development that includes the opportunity to own Minnesota lakeside property in a community.  Shared ownership of 1600’ of lakeshore frontage on pristine Lake Roosevelt, walking trails, recreational areas and 35+ preserved acres are included with your lot purchase. Future plans are for picnic areas that invite you to spend time with friends and neighbors.

Lake Roosevelt is a premier area lake boasting excellent fishing and recreation opportunities.  With its 129' maximum depth, over 10' of water clarity and sandy/hard bottom shores, Roosevelt is an area treasure and truly a hidden gem.  Connected to Lake Lawrence, this chain offers over 1800 acres of fabulous recreation opportunities.  Whether your interests are fishing, water sports or just an afternoon float on the pontoon, everyone can find something to enjoy on this amazing chain.  With on-lake dining options, there is rarely ever a reason to leave!  With dozens of area lakes and thousands of acres of state land nearby, the opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts are nearly limitless!  From enjoying the call of the loons at sunset and walking the trails in search of wildlife or relaxation to swimming, waterskiing or tubing with friends and family, Northern Lights has something to offer everyone.  We are ready to help you make your dreams a reality and start making memories today!

Your purchase in Northern Lights includes amazing shared amentities.  Association dues of less than $20/month cover the following:

  • Shared ownership in 1600' of west facing Lake Roosevelt shoreline
  • Shared ownership in 35+ acres of preserved woodlands
  • Woodchip trails winding throughout the development
  • 2 recreation areas which will include fire pits, grilling/picnic areas, bocce ball/badmitton/volleyball courts, horseshoe pits, kids play equipment, etc
  • Maintenance of all shared amentities
  • Easy access to dozens of area lakes, miles of snowmobile, ATV, hiking and biking trails, and thousands of acres of state land

Reserve your lot today and start making memories...


Current Pricing:


  • Lots starting as low as $17,900

  • Lot and boat slip packages starting at $27.900

  • Turn Key Home options available!


With interest rates low and flexible financing options, there's never been a better time to buy premier lake access land in northern Minnesota. 


Contact Us now for more information on how to secure your place today... 

Northern Lights over Lake Roosevelt

Are You Looking for That Perfect Location to Build Your Dream Home or Cabin in the North Woods?


We are excited to introduce Northern Lights over Lake Roosevelt, a 90+ acre development nestled in Emily, MN with 1600' of frontage on prestigious Lake Roosevelt.  This development was the first to utilize the city's "conservation subdivision" planning standards.  This allowed us to create meandering roads, preserve open space and provide amenities like walking trails, recreation areas, etc that may not otherwise have been possible.  You can be proud to own in this exclusive community knowing care has been taken to preserve the natural beauty that is Northern Lights over Lake Roosevelt for enjoyment today and for generations to come. 


Currently there are only 16 premier lots available.  This is your opportunity to buy land with lakefront access on which to build your dream cabin or home in northern Minnesota. 


Deeded lake access and shared ownership in 1600' of west facing, hard bottom shoreline.  Start making memories today!



Updates from the developer..

Phase I (Evening Star Lane "loop" plus lots 25 & 42) roads, trails and utilities are in.  Recreation area which includes kids play set, horseshoe pit, volleyball and bocce ball is now in and ready for use!  If you've been looking for that perfect community to buy land and build a lake cabin in northern Minnesota, we'd love to show you Northern LIghts and all that it has to offer.  This is a fantastic opportunity to make your Up North dreams come true!

QUALITY CABIN BUILDERS AND FINANCING AVAILABLE:  Flexible financing terms available.  Seller financing options for qualified buyers.  For very little down, you can buy your piece of the great north with access to one of the premier spring fed lakes in the area.  We have several home/site plans for your review - pick the best for your needs and enjoy the great life in Northern Lights Over Lake Roosevelt.


Contact us for more information and to reserve your lot today..

Trista Oseland













Phase I- Lots 1-25 & Lot 42


  • Lot 5- SOLD!

  • Lot 11- SOLD!

  • Lot 12- SOLD!

  • Lot 13- SOLD!

  • Lot 14- SOLD!

  • Lot 15- PENDING!

  • Lot 16- PENDING!

  • Lot 19- SOLD!

  • Lot 20- SOLD!

  • Lot 21- SOLD!

  • Lot 22- SOLD!

  • Lot 23- PENDING!



Lot sizes:  .75-1.17 acres





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