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

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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.

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MLS# A4572978 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 720 REDBUD CT
  • Price: $630,000
  • 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# 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# D6135024 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 584 GADSEN ST
  • Price: $562,000
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 2070 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: PARK FOREST PH 5
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2
  • 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 with a large eat in dinett ... 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# N6129943 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 333 FALLING WATERS LN #178
  • Price: $375,000
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 1983 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: GLENS OF PARK FOREST
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3
  • Premier Park Forest gated -55 and older community - One of the larger homes in Park Forest 3 Bedroom -3 Bath home with over 1,983 sq. ft. under air with premium location with windows overlooking the lake with abundance of wildlife out your back door ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: EXCITE REALTY LLC

MLS# D6134618 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 312 INDIAN RIVER LN
  • Price: $369,000
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 1558 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: PARK FOREST
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • Price Improvement! Welcome to Park Forest, located in the heart of Englewood. This gated 55+community is golf cart friendly and offers monthly activities at the clubhouse/pool along with pickleball, tennis, shuffleboard and much more. The HOA fees c ... 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: LAKES AT 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# D6134669 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 414 CYPRESS FOREST DR
  • Price: $339,000
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 1130 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: PARK FOREST
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • Turnkey and move in ready home in Park Forest. This gated 55+community is golf cart friendly and offers monthly activities at the clubhouse/pool along with pickleball, tennis, shuffleboard and much more. The HOA fees cover ground/lawn maintenance, ro ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COLDWELL BANKER SUNSTAR REALTY

MLS# D6133758 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 343 FALLING WATERS LN
  • Price: $314,900
  • Zip Code: 34223
  • 1376 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: PARK FOREST PH 4
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • PRICE REDUCTION!! RARE PARK FOREST PHASE IV HOME in one of Englewood's most sought-after maintenance free 55+ communities! Amenities include swimming, recreation, fitness center, tennis, shuffleboard, and a clubhouse with a full recreation calendar! ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: ALLISON JAMES ESTATES & HOMES