Orlando Housing Market Sees Increase in Median Home Prices
The Orlando housing market ended 2012 on a high note with median home prices reaching $131,800 in December 2012, up 10.76 percent from December 2011. That price was up 3.01 percent from November 2011, marking 18 consecutive months of increases for Orlando. With a median income of $54,815, the majority of home buyers can afford to purchase a new home at the median price. As a premier Orlando home builder, Highland Homes is pleased to offer new homes priced from the low-$100,000s.
Buyers looking to purchase a new home in the Orlando area have three Highland Homes communities to choose from: Deer Creek, Whitemarsh and Highland Meadows. Deer Creek is located in St. Cloud and offers beautiful new homes priced from the $130,000s. Located in Leesburg, Whitemarsh offers spacious new homes priced from the $120,000s. Highland Meadows is conveniently located in Davenport and homes are priced from the very affordable $116,000s.
All three communities showcase beautiful home designs that feature three to five bedrooms and two to three bathrooms. Well-designed layouts come equipped with upscale features and finishes that include Whirlpool appliances, Mohawk stain-resistant carpeting, ceramic wall tile in bath and shower areas, and Armstrong resilient vinyl flooring. Homes are also equipped with energy-saving features as Low E double pane windows, rapid recovery hot water heater, and a 14 SEER energy-efficient heat pump with programmable thermostat.
Residents of these Orlando communities will enjoy easy access to major highways making commutes to work and area attractions a breeze.
Highland Homes makes purchasing a new home even more affordable with qualified buyers able to move into their home for just $99 down. In addition to Orlando, Highland Homes offers fantastic new homes in Tampa Bay, Lakeland and Winter Haven. For more information on all of their Florida communities, visit the Highland Homes website.