Apartments In Rochester MN

Our sophisticated, luxurious apartments represent vibrant city living. See what we mean by checking out our photo gallery, which gives you a glimpse of what you can expect when residing at 501 on First.

The experience extends beyond your apartment. Located at the corner of 1st Avenue and 5th Street SW, 501 on first has the best downtown view in Rochester. Be a part of it by exploring retail, dining, and entertainment options just steps from our community in the heart of the city. Our downtown location brings a walkability factor to our apartments that you can utilize for business or pleasure, whenever you need.

Find other transportation options here, such as the downtown skyway and subway system around the corner or Rochester International Airport just 15 minutes away. Visit us today to see more!



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    Activities – Inside and Out

    Soldiers Field Memorial Park - This beautiful park is located a short 5-minute walk from your new home. Take a stroll around the many trails and green space or play a round of golf at Rochester’s premier downtown park location!

    Pure Barre - A fitness studio located INSIDE 501 on First. Utilizing the best barre technique in a high-intensity, low-impact, total body workout.

    Food for Thought

    Bleu Duck Kitchen – Around the corner from 501 on First. Seasonal New American dishes served in an upscale-casual space with a full bar & an industrial vibe.

    Pasquale’s Neighborhood Pizzeria – Conveniently located in 501 on First, you can find the award-winning pizza in Rochester! Come feel like family in Pasquale’s bustling atmosphere and enjoy a slice of New York style pizza or a cold scoop of Gelato!

    Discovery Square

    Located in the heart of new technological innovation. Discovery Square is the home to groundbreaking medical research.

    Shop Out | Eat In

    Need to grab some groceries? Located in the adjacent building you can find the People’s Food Co-op, a perfect place to find local produce and fresh food!