Located off the northeast coast of Florida, not too far from Jacksonville, is a town with the unique distinction of being the oldest city in the nation. Founded in 1565 by the Spanish explorers, this city is more than 50 years older than the pilgrim’s landing at Plymouth Rock.
St. Augustine is a town rich with over four centuries of influences including Greek, Spanish, Minorcan, Native American and African American. St. Augustine, Florida is a town bathed in the glow of the warm Florida sun and steeped in history and influences that blend together into a charming whole.
Located in St. Johns County, the city is a favorite tourist location and is also an area that is becoming known for rapid economic development. The business friendly environment of the city attracts new companies to the area which leads to new jobs and rising incomes.
The town is one of those places that seems to have it all, warm temperate climate all year, gorgeous sandy beaches, romantic sunsets, more than enough history to make you feel truly connected to your roots, as well as the practical things like excellent shops and boutiques, supermarkets and one of the best school districts in the state. But you already knew all that. You are planning to move there soon. So with that in mind on to the more practical matters such as where are you going to live,
There are many things you need to do before you move to any new town or state, one of those things is decide on a place to live once you get there. Unless of course you wish to bring along a large cardboard box and just deposit it somewhere interesting and set up housekeeping. This article will assume your intention is to purchase a property of some sort. With that in mind, let’s take a closer look at the many types of property available for sale in the St. Augustine Florida area.
St. Augustine is one of those places where you can really find a rich and diverse choice of places to dwell. Single family homes, beach front homes, charming condos, small bungalows, and even homes that are a couple of hundred years old can all be found, sometimes within just a few blocks of each other.
The median average sale price for single family homes in St. Augustine falls at around $174,000.00 on the lower end and $327,000.00 at the higher depending of course where you wish to live.
If you are interested in condo living St. Augustine has some of the finest available with prices ranging from $45,000 to 1 million, for obscene amounts of luxury.
St. Augustine is the oldest city in the US, and as such has some of the most beautiful antique homes in the nation. If you are looking for a historic home that has been renovated or even if you would like the chance to renovate one yourself, you are sure to find the perfect home in one of the five historic districts.
St. Augustine Florida offers something for everyone from pristine sandy beaches to a bustling nightlife you are sure to find the perfect place to call home.