Park Forest

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Park Forest Homes for Sale – Englewood, Florida 34223

Park Forest Homes for Sale

Park Forest is a 55-plus community in Englewood. It spreads on a laid-back location off North Indiana Boulevard about 10 and a half miles south of U.S. 41. Like most local markets, residential construction has stepped up in this South County area as a ripple effect of the spike in demand on Sarasota homes for sale after the Great Recession.

Englewood-based Diamond Homes, the builder in this community, began construction at Park Forest in the late 1980s. This community has more than 300 home sites and has already stepped up construction on its sixth and final phase of development for a total buildout in 2018.

Park Forest was developed as a gated community with most of its home lots overlooking a lake and other sites backing up to luxurious nature preserves. This community’s next-door neighbor to the east is the Englewood Sports Complex. Besides the North Indiana Boulevard main access gate to Park Forest, there is also a gate to this community across from the sports complex on the northern terminus of Pine Street.

Active-lifestyle Facilities

Park Forest Homes for Sale

The amenities of Park Forest include a community pool, spa, tennis and shuffleboard courts. The community also features a clubhouse for meetings as well as social events such as potluck suppers and dinner dances. There are plenty of volunteer activities also organized in this community. The homeowners’ association dues cover lawn care and maintenance of the community facilities plus a subscription to cable TV and internet.

Diamond Homes set varying choices of residential styles in this community, with selections of stand-alone condo units in Park Forest’s Phase 2 and Phase 4. The residences in the other phases are single family homes.

Buying Come-ons

Park Forest Homes for Sale

To help boost buying interest on its builds in the community’s latter phases, the builder offered as standard some features which were formerly add-ons. These buying incentives included granite kitchen countertops and crown molding throughout each build. Deals on Park Forest homes for sale have been sweetened with exterior repainting every 7 years and a new roof every 17 years.

For single family homes, the most popular choice at Park Forest is Dream Homes’ Pearl model which is designed with a floor area ranging from 1,969 to 2,214 square feet. Featuring three bedrooms and two baths, these are priced from the high $200s up to the $300s.

The stand-alone condos of Park Forest feature floor plans of between 1,150 and 1,850 square feet. Designed with two to three bedrooms with two baths, these residences are typically priced in the $200s. Prospective buyers and their agents need to move quick on an available Park Forest homes for sale, as a listing in this community could be grabbed quickly once it’s on the market.

The nearby local attractions contribute much in driving demand on Park Forest homes for sale. This community is just within a short drive from venues for golf, fishing, boating and other recreational activities. Additionally, retail shops, healthcare facilities and a top-notch library are also within easy reach.

Englewood has plenty of dining places to offer too, ranging from fine dining to casual and fast-food outlets. Cultural events, like those held in the Englewood Performing Arts Series and Lemon Bay Playhouse, are regular pastimes too for local residents.


Park Forest Homes For Sale

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

Please contact me if you would like to schedule a tour of any of the listed properties below.

MLS# A4593831 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 725 REDBUD CT
  • Price: $595,000
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 2060 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: PARK FOREST
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2
  • Under Construction. This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 2 car garage home is an open concept floor plan with lots of natural light. Porcelain tile is throughout the home. The large kitchen features an eat in breakfast area, 42 inch cabinets, granite counter ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COLDWELL BANKER REALTY

MLS# D6136456 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 658 BARNACLE CT
  • Price: $549,900
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 2309 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: PARK FOREST PH 6A
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2
  • Park Forrest is an attractive community (55 and over) in Englewood, FL, close to the Gulf of Mexico. This gated community boasts a clubhouse with a heated/cooled swimming pool and hot tub, tennis courts, pickleball, shuffleboard, Bocce Ball Ct, Libra ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: TALL PINES REALTY

MLS# A4600276 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 417 TOMOKA DR
  • Price: $529,900
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 2070 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: PARK FOREST PH 5
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2
  • Beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 bath home located in the popular gated subdivison of Park Forest. The home is the Pearl model, that features a large kitchen and dinette area with all wood cabinets and granite countertops. The living and dining area is open co ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COLDWELL BANKER REALTY

MLS# D6135024 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 584 GADSEN ST
  • Price: $524,900
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 2070 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: PARK FOREST PH 5
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2
  • IMMEDIATE OCCUPANCY Welcome to Park Forest, one of the areas most desired 55 plus communities. This fully upgraded lakefront Pearl model features spacious open kitchen with granite countertops, solid wood cabinets with pull out shelving, along wit ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: TALL PINES REALTY

MLS# D6136967 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 425 CYPRESS FOREST DR
  • Price: $399,000
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 2309 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: PARK FOREST PH 1
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2
  • Discover Beautiful Lake Views at this Maintenance Free, Turnkey-Furnished Home in the Golf Cart Friendly, 55+ Community of Park Forest! This home includes three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a two-car garage, along with a spacious enclosed Florida/Fam ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: RE/MAX ALLIANCE GROUP

MLS# N6132072 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 404 CYPRESS FOREST DR
  • Price: $349,900
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 1480 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: PARK FOREST PH 1
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • Welcome to this desirable 2 bed, 2 bath, 2 car garage home in the charming 55+ community of Park Forest in Englewood, FL. Step foot into the home and be greeted to a spacious dining and living room combo, great for entertaining or simply relaxing. Co ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: NEXTHOME SUNCOAST

MLS# D6135541 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 226 PARK FOREST BLVD #140
  • Price: $349,900
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 1437 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: GLENS OF PARK FOREST
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • Welcome to the gated 55+ Community of Park Forest, nestled in the heart of Englewood. As you drive through the archway of Florida Oak Trees that surround the front entry. You will see mature landscaping. Drive up to this charming corner lot home & ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COLDWELL BANKER SUNSTAR REALTY

MLS# D6135957 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 104 PARK FOREST BLVD
  • Price: $349,000
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 1664 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: PARK FOREST
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • *Price Improvement* This Park Forest property presents an enticing opportunity within a gated 55+ community, offering a host of amenities and a prime location. Residents can relish in the monthly clubhouse and pool activities, along with amenities li ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COLDWELL BANKER SUNSTAR REALTY

MLS# D6134231 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 510 WEKIVA RIVER CT #121
  • Price: $349,000
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 1364 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: PARK FOREST
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • The ideal home for buyers searching for a cozy Florida winter escape awaits within the walls of this charming residence nestled on a quiet street in the heart of the highly desired 55+ maintenance-free community of Park Forest. The home's curb appeal ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: PARADISE EXCLUSIVE INC

MLS# D6136409 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 333 FALLING WATERS LN #178
  • Price: $324,900
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 1983 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: GLENS OF PARK FOREST
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3
  • One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. NO FLOOD INSURANCE REQUIRED! BOAT STORAGE AVAILABLE IN COMMUNITY~ HURRICANE WINDOWS AND DOORS THROUGHOUT~NEW ROOF, NEW GUTTERS AND LEAF FILTERS, WHOLE HOME GENERATOR~ 3 BEDROOM/3 BATH/2 CAR GARAGE ON A ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: KELLER WILLIAMS ISLAND LIFE REAL ESTATE

MLS# D6137145 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 412 CYPRESS FOREST DR
  • Price: $319,000
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 1896 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: PARK FOREST PH 1
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • Enjoy a maintenance-free lifestyle in this lovely 2Bed/2Bath (+den), split bedroom home in Park Forest, a gated 55+ community centrally located in Englewood. This spacious home features a high Cathedral ceiling in the great room, an oversized air-con ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: GULF REALTY & ASSOCIATES LLC