Lake County Florida

Lake County FL real estate is a great value for your money. A Lake County home buyer is going to enjoy living, working and playing in the area whether the buyer is a single person or raising a family. If you are in the market for a new home, you should strongly consider Lake County homes for sale.

History

Lake County was established in the 1880s and got its name because it is home to over 1,400 lakes. Ironically, it is also home to the highest point in Florida, which is Mount Sugarloaf at just over 300 feet tall. During the Great Depression, Lake County was widely recognized as being one the best places for a company to base itself in Florida. Today, many of the older buildings such as the Campbell and Clifford House are on the National Register of Historic Places.

Parks and Rec

Real estate in Lake County is home to many beaches, nature preserves and parks where you can take your dog for a walk, take a hike with the family or have a company picnic on a beautiful summer afternoon. Those who are planning an event should check with the appropriate officials first to ensure park availability on the day when you would like to hold the event.


Events

The Lake County Fair is an event that takes place each year and is one of the larger events in the area. The local 4-H club has events throughout the year that include animal breeding, livestock competitions and other events that children can get involved in.

Attractions

Due to its location in the middle of Florida, there are many things to see and do that are within driving distance of Lake County. Sports fans can choose from dozens of sports teams to root for including the Jacksonville Jaguars of the NFL, the Orlando Magic of the NBA and the Tampa Bay Rays of MLB. There are also many colleges such as the University of Central Florida, the University of Miami and the University of Florida that have large sports programs as well as academic programs that are worth going to those schools for. Contacting a Lake County realtor or Lake County real estate agent can help you find Lake County FL homes that are within your budget. Your agent can help you close on Lake County real estate in a timely manner and before anyone else gets it. If you are in the market for Lake County properties, now is a great time to take the plunge and purchase one of the many great homes for sale in Lake County.
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