Jacksonville, Florida is a wonderful place to buy a vacation home, or a primary residence, boasting amazing water views and countless other amenities. The St. Johns River, the longest river in Florida at 310 miles long, cuts through Jacksonville providing some of those picturesque views. Homes for sale on the St. John tributaries vary in price, with smaller homes starting around $200,000. A riverfront home with deep water access will start a little higher, around $400,000, and go up from there depending up on the views and other amenities.
Jacksonville also has abundant oceanfront homes for sale, as do neighboring Ponte Vedra and St. Augustine. The gorgeous white sandy beaches of the Jacksonville area are often overlooked, but shouldn’t be, as they are home to numerous luxury communities. Oceanfront homes in Jacksonville come as condos, townhomes and single family homes with a broad price range of around $600,000 to over $5 million. Beachfront homes in Jacksonville give buyers more real estate than they would get in south Florida. The least expensive oceanfront homes in northeast Florida are in Vilano Beach, while the most expensive are found along Ponte Vedra Beach.
Jacksonville is, by area, the largest city in the United States, comprised of around 747 square miles. This city has abundant southern charm, in addition to great shopping, dining, entertainment and recreation opportunities. Some of Jacksonville’s most popular neighborhoods include beach communities like Atlantic Beach and Jacksonville Beach, as well as golf communities like Deercreek, Deerwood, Glen Kernan, Queens Harbour and Windsor Parke. The thriving downtown area of Jacksonville is home to luxurious communities such as Avondale, Riverside, San Marco, Ortega and Springfield. And there are numerous new-construction neighborhoods in Jacksonville with townhomes starting around $150,000 and single family homes starting around $200,000.
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