Florida Real Estate Market Update for August 2011

Sales activity and median home prices for Florida’s existing home and existing condo markets rose in August, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors. Existing home sales increased 15 percent last month with a total of 16,206 homes sold statewide compared to 14,131 homes sold in August 2010, according to Florida Realtors. The statewide median sales price for existing homes last month was $137,500, up 2 percent from the year-ago figure of $134,900. August’s statewide existing home median price was also slightly higher than it was in July.    

A Great Community with Extreme Value: Colonial Country Club

Colonial Country Club is located off Colonial Drive and tucked between Interstate 75 and Treeline Road. This golf community has an amazing 18-hole championship golf course that was designed by Gordon Lewis. The amenities are as amazing as the golf and include a resort style swimming pool, Jacuzzi, a large deck area, poolside snack bar, indoor private fitness center with state of the art equipment, private massage rooms, meeting rooms, book exchange library, business center, bar and restaurant.