Community is an essential part of family, of lifestyle, and of real estate.

Understanding local conditions in Green Cove Springs, Fleming Island, Orange Park, Middleburg, St. Johns or Jacksonville is important when it comes to buying and selling real estate, but the neighborhood you choose can have a dramatic impact on all other aspects of your life as well.

Green Cove Springs and Fleming Island are more vibrant than ever! There is always something exciting to do or see. Whether it is taking in a show, enjoying an outdoor festival, boating on the St, Johns River, or simply hanging out and enjoying the communities unique cultures. It is the people that make Green Cove Springs and Fleming Island special. This is a place to work, live and call home.

Please feel free to browse through the information I’ve provided specifically about Magnolia Point Golf & Country Club, Eagle Harbor and Fleming Island Plantation. These are only a few of the great Clay County communities. Additional community pages will be coming soon.

1. Make a list of all of the amenities that are close by in the neighborhood you are considering as your new residence. Keep in mind what distances and routes to each of these places are acceptable and what are not.

2. Determine what the best features of the neighborhoods are. This is especially helpful if you are deciding between a few different neighborhoods.

  • Are there parks nearby?
  • Is it scenic and visually appealing?
  • Are there quiet areas, streets, culs de sac?
  • Are the people friendly in the neighborhood?
  • Is the neighborhood clean? Yards, streets, parks?
  • Are there nice trees and foliage?
  • Do the lots have large or small yards?
  • Are there walkways and are they easily accessible?
  • Is it a safe neighborhood?
  • What are the market values of the homes in the area?
  • Are there many houses for sale?
  • How long ago was the community developed?
  • What is the average age of the people in the area?
  • Are there families with small children in the area?
  • What is the proximity to schools and churches?
  • Are there community events or organizations?

3. Walk around in the neighborhood. The best way to determine the cleanliness and friendliness of the neighborhood is to walk around in it and meet its residents. Visit the neighborhood on different days of the week and times of day. The weekend are always a good time to visit.

When it’s time to make your move, call me and you will have a Realtor on your side who has experience, market knowledge, and the work ethic to make your home purchase the best experience possible.