Top Real Estate Agents in the Minnesota Lakes Region

Thank you for visiting Steve and Barb Backstrom Coldwell Banker Preferred Partners!

You can count on us! We continue to be among the top agents in the Minnesota Lakes Region & Lakes Country Multiple Listing Services. We have a combined total of 40+ years of real estate experience, helping people buy and sell lake cabins, homes, land, farms, and commercial property and have been involved with more than $200,000,000 in property sales.

This website is a resource for real estate in west central Minnesota, including Pelican Rapids, Vergas, Dent, Perham, Erhard, Fergus Falls, Detroit Lakes, Cormorant, Audubon, Lake Park and the surrounding areas located in the heart of Minnesota’s lake country and Maplewood State Park. You will find information about homes, lakeshore properties, and land for sale as well as information for schools, local government, and recreation. We hope that you will find the information you need here and that you will use our website to explore the Otter Tail County and Becker County areas. Please call at 1.888.905.6286 or e-mail us at with all of your Real Estate questions.

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Great Communities

Battle Lake, MN
Official City Site

Detroit Lakes, MN
Chamber of Commerce

Fergus Falls, MN
Chamber of Commerce

Frazee, MN
City Site

Pelican Rapids, MN
Official City Site

Perham, MN
Chamber of Commerce

Rothsay, MN
Official City Site

Vergas, MN
City Site

Becker County
Official site

Otter Tail County
Official site

Wadena County
Official site

Wilkin County
Official site

Real Estate

  • Lakes Area Real Estate
  • Lake Lots
  • New Construction Homes
  • Luxury Property
  • Vacation Homes
  • Second Homes
  • Commercial Property
  • Hobby Farms
  • Lake Shore Property
  • Hunting Land
  • … and even more!