Prospective homebuyers wanting to live near, but not in, Orlando should consider the remarkable real estate options of Apopka, Florida. You’ll find this delightful community approximately twelve miles northwest of Orlando. Apopka is a beautiful blend of modern suburban and historical homes amidst lush woodland. There is a lot of development happening in the city, both residential and commercial. Residents enjoy easy commutes as the community is around thirty minutes from downtown Orlando and easily accessible via State Routes 414 and 429 and Lynx bus service. Adding to its appeal, it is situated alongside Wekiwa Springs Nature Preserve. The Preserve affords opportunities for hiking, kayaking, canoeing, and a multitude of other outdoor activities.
Other great recreation options can be found at Rock Springs which exists within Apopka’s Kelly Park. Here you’ll find a spring-fed river that offers a short tube run that ends in a splendid swimming hole. The community is also in close proximity to Mount Dora which provides opportunities for dining, shopping, and antiquing, as well as marveling at the gorgeously preserved historical homes. This thriving city is comprised of roughly twenty-four square miles and is the second largest city in Orange County. Located in the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metro area, Apopka is home to around 41,500 residents and was recently named one of the nation’s friendliest cities by Forbes Magazine. Because it is so friendly, it is a great place to raise a family and children living in Apopka are served by Orange County Public Schools, which operate Wekiva High and Apopka High schools.
This charming community boasts an easygoing atmosphere which is also wonderful for retirees. Whether you are looking for a small, low-maintenance home or something larger with room for a growing family, you’ll be pleased with Apopka real estate options. Homes for sale in Apopka include properties of varying architectural styles and sizes. Furthermore, there are multiple neighborhoods and subdivisions from which can choose, each with its own distinct advantages. If you would like to learn more about available property in Apopka, Florida, please allow us to assist you in your home search, and contact us today.