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John Wanninger is a top-producing real estate agent in Edina.
John Wanninger
Best Real Estate Agent in Edina.

Professional Experience

John T. Wanninger leads the JTW Partners Group at Lakes Sotheby’s International Realty located in Edina, Minnesota. For over 30 years, John has been representing home buyers and sellers in Edina, Minneapolis, and other surrounding areas in the Twin Cities Metro. Specializing in luxury residences and condominiums, John has been a top-producing Edina and Minneapolis real estate agent since his career began. John has extensive knowledge within the Twin Cities real estate market, which he has proven with more than $1.5 Billion in sales volume.

John Wanninger has been providing exemplary real estate service since 1987 and is consistently selected and ranked as one of the market leaders within the Minneapolis and Edina residential real estate community.

As one of the top-producing real estate agents in the United States and the #1 selling agent in Edina for 2011-2016. John has been named a “Super-Realtor” by Mpls. St. Paul Magazine, and is recognized in Who’s Who of Real Estate. By providing a personal, boutique–style service which is standard to Lakes Sotheby’s International Realty, John has represented some of the most exclusive and stunning homes in the Twin Cities Metro. He has also handled sales and marketing for landmark projects like the Westin Edina Galleria Hotel & Residences, The Lofts at International Market Square, The Ivy + Hotel Residences, Loop Calhoun Condos, Cloud 9, Sexton Lofts, ELEVEN, De La Pointe, and more multi-family residential and hospitality projects.

Part of the Edina Community

John has lived in Edina, Minnesota for the majority of his life. He attended Edina High School and received his B.A. in Finance from University of Arizona. He married a high school friend, with whom he shares two daughters. His family resides in Edina. John and his family are involved in the community in countless ways, including sports, charity, schools, and Edina Country Club. John’s kids are the third generation of Wanningers to grow up in Edina. John spends most of his free time pursuing a few passions. He coached his daughter’s hockey team, 2013-14 U14B State Champions. He serves on the board of the Aquajets Swim Club as President, and has since 2008. Aquajets is a member of USA Swim and Minnesota Swim, with approximately 400 competitive swimmers. Furthermore, John is a co-founder and host of the Vintner Ball. The Vintner Ball is a charity wine tasting benefitting Second Harvest Heartland, raising more than $1,700,000 for the food shelf since 2005.


John Wanninger’s specialties include: Buyer’s Agent, Listing Agent, Relocation, Consulting, Development, New Construction, Commercial Real Estate, Residential Real Estate, Multi-Family Residences, Luxury Properties, and Land.

Honorable Recognitions

One of Minnesota’s top producing real estate agents since 1987

#1 Selling Agent in Edina in 2011-2016

Ranked among top 1% of Realtors in the United States

Career Sales $1.5 Billion+

Annual Sales volume $50 Million+

Mpls. St. Paul Magazine Super Agent

Recognized by Who’s Who of Real Estate

Service Areas

John Wanninger has been representing home buyers and sellers since 1987. He is an industry veteran selling real estate in Edina, Wayzata, Minneapolis, Excelsior, Minnetonka, St. Paul, and other areas surrounding the Twin Cities.


Lakes | Sotheby’s International Realty

Edina Office: 3217L Galleria, Edina, MN 55435

Downtown Office: 221 North 1st Street, Minneapolis, MN 55401

Phone: (952) 240-7600 | Email:

Want to know the little known trends and neighborhood characteristics? John Wanninger looks forward to making your next move a great move.

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