Think Goldilocks — not too big, not too small. It’s just right with a mix of one- to three-bedroom townhouses and modern vacation cottages, indoor and outdoor pools, tennis and basketball courts, a beach on Sylvan Lake, playgrounds, biking, paddling, and a pond that becomes one of the state’s prettiest winter skating rinks. 1685 Kavanaugh Dr., East Gull Lake; 1-218-829-5226;

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