Florida Home Sales Rise in 2010
The Tampa Bay Business Journal recently reported that median sales prices of single-family homes are stabilizing as more homes are sold, this is great news for the Florida real estate market.
In the Lakeland-Winter Haven area, median home prices were down just 3%, matching the state average. On the other hand, the number of sales in the area increased by 10%. In addition, the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater area experienced a 21% jump in single-family homes in March, selling 2,782 homes compared to 2,292 homes the year before.
There has never been a better time to invest in real estate than now. With home prices still low, home buyers can be sure they will see a return on investment as median home prices continue to rise. If you’re in the market for a single-family home in central Florida, you might want to consider Highland Homes. A central Florida home builder, Highland Homes has Lakeland new homes right now in BridgeWater, Stonewood, Oakford Estates, Winchester Estates and Towne Park.
Winchester Estates, Towne Park and Stonewood all feature 3-5 bedrooms, 2-3 bathroom homes that range in size from 1,121-2,677 square feet
With prices starting in the $118s and over 35 floorplans and elevations to choose from Winchester Estates is the perfect community for any family interested in living in North Lakeland.
Located in South Lakeland, Towne Park features both conservation and waterfront home sites that emphasize the natural beauty of the community.
You’ll want to hurry over to Stonewood today as there are only a couple home sites remaining. Starting in the $120s, this community offers buyers their choice of prime Florida real estate at a reasonable price.
Located in Southeast Lakeland, Oakford Estates Phase II is perfect for the buyer who wants a little more space. These 3-5 bedroom, 2-3 bathroom floorplans range in size from 1,412-2,827 square feet and begin in the $140s.
Lakeland’s premier master planned community, BridgeWater is surrounded by five lakes. In addition to fishing and canoeing, residents are also able to spend Saturday’s on the golf course or lounging by the community pool. These beautiful 3-5 bedroom, 2-3 bathroom homes range in size from 1,121 – 27,50 square feet.