Carrollwood, Florida Real Estate and Community Info.

Carrollwood, Florida Real Estate and Community Info.

Besides having near-perfect weather the whole year, the community of Carrollwood, Florida is an ideal place to call home because of its peaceful residential neighborhoods, relaxing recreation and an array of shopping and dining destinations. Carrollwood real estate pleasantly blends a small town feel with big city attractions owing to its proximity to the Tampa Bay area. Carrollwood’s residents not only enjoy natural parks, low crime rates and good educational facilities, but also a relatively low cost of living, which is almost 12% lower than the rest of the country.

Location

Who doesn’t love sunny days, the great outdoors and warm weather? Carrollwood’s population has grown over 10% since 2000 because the factors above. A significant draw to Carrollwood is its prime location, with close in proximity to many of Tampa Bay’s attractions. Residents enjoy short commuting times to get to work or school (the University of South Florida is only 7 miles from Carrollwood). Living within ten miles of Tampa not only makes for an easy commute, but provides easy access to attractions such as Busch Gardens and Raymond James Stadium, which are sure to offer families some memorable fun-filled weekends and summer trips. Sun-drenched beaches and the beautiful bay are also only a short drive away as well, so residents enjoy close-to-home vacation spots.

Things to Do

Carrollwood not only looks like a paradise, but also provides plenty of affordable recreation. Whether it’s enjoying a day of swimming at the Danny Del Rio Pool or playing 18 holes at the Carrollwood Village Golf and Tennis Club, you will be sure to keep yourself busy when not at work. After working up an appetite on the golf course or at the pool, you won’t have to go far to find a variety of dining destinations. Carrollwood’s restaurants include national chains as well as local favorites, such as Carrabbas Itailan Grill and the Melting Pot. And of course, there’s also plenty to find right down the road in Tampa.

Living

Carrollwood real estate offers varied living options that can fit most anyone’s budget. Although the area has attracted many families in recent years, there are still a wide variety of smaller homes available for single folks, as well as apartments, condos and townhouses. There are also more upscale homes for sale in Carrollwood, such as estate properties and villas. The average sale price for homes in Carrollwood is currently at $175,000, but there are many homes available for $150,000 and less. For these prices, living in this Floridian oasis is well worth it when you consider all of the perks that go with valuable Carrollwood real estate.

 

If you are thinking about buying or selling a home, give us a call at (813) 739-5965 if you're thinking of selling, (813) 739-5925 if you're thinking of buying, or send us an email to explore your options and to find out when is the best time for you to make a move.

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Nathan Bangs
Keller Williams Realty
3502 Henderson Blvd.
Tampa FL 33609
For Buyers: 813-739-5925
For Sellers: 813-739-5965
Fax: 813.875.3701