Oak Forest

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Oak Forest Homes for Sale – Englewood, Florida 34223

Oak Forest Homes for Sale

Oak Forest of Sarasota is a gated community of attached villas and single family homes in north Englewood. It is located west of North Indiana Avenue (State Road 776) with two entrances/exits on this community frontage. Oak Forest’s immediate neighbor to the north is new residential development Arlington Cove and the golf community of Boca Royale. The manufactured/mobile home subdivision of Tangerine Woods spreads on the southern periphery of Oak Forest.

Oak Forest exudes a winsome curb appeal starting from its SR 776 main gate on Yosemite Drive that features elegant landscaping with sentinels of tall tropical trees, oaks, pines and colorful shrubberies. This eye-pleasing theme flows inside the community as it nestles amidst refreshing greenbelts serving as a backdrop to four lakes and the residences within the Oak Forest acreage.

Resort-style Living

Oak Forest Homes for Sale

The stock of Oak Forest homes for sale is drawn from approximately 250 single-family homes and attached villas. An exciting collection of resort-style amenities, as well as neighborhood functions and events, help drive market demand for residences in this community.

Oak Forest has a clubhouse with function rooms and a kitchen, which are always ready to host socials and special events. This community center likewise houses a well-equipped fitness center, in addition to tennis and bocce ball courts which are lighted for nighttime play.

The residents of Oak Forest also have access to a community pool with a spacious, well-furnished deck. Three times a week, ladies’ water aerobics exercise sessions are held in the community pool as part of the Oak Forest program of activities.

The grounds around the pool area feature well-kept and mature landscaping with a butterfly garden that the ladies’ garden club in the neighborhood maintains. The community’s lakes are as endearing, especially at nighttime when their fountains are lighted. As a security measure, access to the community’s two gates is keypad-activated. For all these highly desirable features, the HOA fees are relatively low as compared with other communities with perks similar to those homes for sale in Oak Forest.

Tempting Home Finds

Oak Forest Homes for Sale

The available residences in this community typically come on the market with attractive price quotes ranging from the $200s up to the $300s. These sales listings feature floor plans of between 1,300 square feet and 2,700 square feet designed with two to four bedrooms with two to three baths.

Home finds in the upper price range with larger square footages can include the robust and stylish residential constructions of Venice-based builder Waterford. Built in the early 2000s, these single-family homes feature open floor plans with ceramic tile floors in their main living area. Standard features also include high ceilings, walk-in closets and covered lanais.

Buying interest in the homes for sale in Oak Forest is further driven by various points of interest to its west including the four beaches along the seven-mile stretch of Manasota Key. Several parks are also nearby, providing not only nature trails but also boat ramps for access to the waters of Lemon Bay.

Additionally, the Englewood Sports Complex about a mile south of Oak Forest offers several outdoor sports facilities including tennis courts, softball and soccer fields, and playgrounds within its 136-acre site. A bit farther south on West Dearborn Street, the historic Olde Englewood Village provides shopping and dining opportunities plus exciting local events to contribute more to the marketability of Oak Forest homes for sale.

Oak Forest Homes For Sale

Below are the current real estate listings available at Oak Forest.

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MLS# D6126039 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 1047 TOPELIS DR
  • Price: $414,000
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 1493 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: OAK FOREST PH 2
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • PRICE IMPROVEMENT - REDUCED $21,000.00 from the Original Price Welcome to OAK FOREST - A GATED, AMMENITY RICH COMMUNITY WITH LOW HOA FEES. You'll enjoy your visit to this lovely 2 BEDROOM, 2 BATH, and 2 CAR GARAGE WITH A DEN. Another PLUS - ... Read More