South Tampa, Florida Real Estate and Community Info.

South Tampa, Florida Real Estate and Community Info.

Located within Hillsborough County on the Interbay Peninsula, is the sprawling and ever-expanding community of South Tampa, Florida. South Tampa is comprised of some of Tampa’s most beautiful and affluent neighborhoods, but even though the area has a lfuxurious outward appearance and year-round gorgeous weather, South Tampa still has plenty of affordable real estate options available for families, as well as retirees and younger singles. South Tampa real estate is made more valuable by the larger area of Tampa surrounding it, and by the excitement and adventure that the metropolitan area offers.

Location

South Tampa is only minutes from notable historic landmarks, the bustling area of downtown Tampa, beautiful sandy beaches and the University of South Florida. The region represents District 4 of the Tampa City Council and spreads across almost 20 different neighborhoods and subdivisions, including upscale areas like St. Andrews Park and more urban sections, such as South Howard Avenue, known to locals as SoHo. The MacDill Air Force Base adds some history to South Tampa having been established as Southeast Air Base, Tampa in 1939. Since that time, the base has been crucial in training units during World War II and the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Things to Do

With the heart of downtown Tampa and its attractions close by, residents of South Tampa will always have plenty of ways to keep their schedules packed with fun events and family outings. However, there is still more than enough to see and do right at home in South Tampa. There’s the historic district of Hyde Park, where shoppers will enjoy browsing through local boutiques and antique shops. Fine eateries also populate the area, such as the highly acclaimed Bern’s Steak House and Bella’s Italian Restaurant, which has been a fixture in South Tampa for over 20 years.

Outdoor enthusiasts will keep busy with all the fishing, boating and golfing they could ever dream of, much of which can found at the Tampa Yacht and Country Club. Children can expend some of their limitless energy at any number of South Tampa’s outdoor parks, including Ballast Point Park. The younger crowd will also find exciting nightlife and a trendy bar scene within SoHo, the entertainment district of Hyde Park.

Living

If the endless supply of sunshine and the laundry list of recreational activities didn’t hook you, then maybe the diverse housing options and affordable prices of South Tampa real estate will. South Tampa real estate sprawls across and spills into many different types of neighborhoods, giving it a unique and eclectic mix of home styles. Younger singles can find modern condos and urban lofts with amenities to suit their fast-paced lifestyles, while families can find spacious historic homes in peaceful suburban areas with tree-lined streets. There are also waterfront properties and larger estates for those looking to spend a bit more. Although living in South Tampa is highly desirable, it can be affordable as well with average prices for South Tampa homes for sale under $200,000. South Tampa’s beauty goes beyond its location and climate, and includes its unique blends of neighborhoods and people.

 

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.

Contact Information

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Nathan Bangs & Associates
Keller Williams Realty
3502 Henderson Blvd.
Tampa FL 33609
For Buyers: 813-739-5925
For Sellers: 813-739-5965
Fax: 813.936.6205