Winter Park

Winter Park is the hottest suburb in Orlando. For years, this pocket of land adjacent to downtown Orlando has held the highest median prices in Orange County. With more square footage comes higher price tags; however, smaller homes needing some TLC can still be found for under $400,000. Homes regularly sell in the multi-millions.

Why is Winter Park so highly valued? Because the community is easily the most vibrant in Orlando. Nationally ranked arts festivals, world-class museums, and a lively downtown area are just a few great reasons Winter Park should be on your short list of places to live.

History and Location

Winter Park can trace its roots back to the 1880s, thanks to the creation of the South Florida Railroad. The main attraction to the city, the same today, is the many lakes and beautiful downtown. Rollins College, built in 1885 and located right next to downtown Park Ave, was the first college established in Florida!

Map and proximity to theme parks



Things to Do

Downtown Winter Park is located directly off Park Avenue next to Rollins College. The brick-lined street is home to the most vibrant downtown suburb in all of Orlando. Trendy restaurants and shops line the street, and it is a great place to spend an afternoon. On Saturdays, the Farmer’s Market is bustling in the morning.

The Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival is one of the nation’s oldest, largest juried outdoor art festivals, and is nationally ranked. The Morse Museum, also located on Park Ave, holds the most comprehensive collection of Tiffany art available anywhere in the world. Tiffany is famous for more than just jewelry – Tiffany stained glass is among the most beautiful you’ll find. Harry P. Leu Gardens and Mead gardens are beautiful places to see the amazing foliage only Florida can offer. The Orlando Science Center is also close by. In short, you won’t be lacking things to do in Winter Park.

Homes

Homes in Winter Park are just as beautiful as the city itself. Home owners take pride in their properties, resulting in highly desirable real estate. You can find every style of home here. From 1920s traditional, to 1940s ranch, to 1960s mid-century, to even newly built modern estates — there is something for every taste. No matter the style of the home, one thing remains common: all homes are beautifully restored and maintained.

One of my favorite things about Winter Park is how different every home is. Every house has its own personality. Even though the architecture is grand and stately, you’re not likely to own a home that looks just like your neighbor’s. Here you can find everything from lakefront mansions to quaint 2/1 cottages.

Why Live Here

Living in Winter Park is a lifestyle choice. The price point is higher, however, other neighborhoods strive to have the sense of community and artistic focus of Winter Park. While other suburbs work very hard to create community among residents, Winter Park has achieved it organically. Beautiful restaurants, gardens, lakes, and shops are just as important in Winter Park as the homes themselves.

Homes for sale in Winter Park, FL

If you have questions about moving to Central Florida and would like to speak with a real estate professional, please contact us.

Price Change - 4 weeks ago
$79,000
Condo For Sale
Active
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
785
SQFT
133 Scottsdale Square #133
Winter Park, FL 32792
Winter Park Woods Condo Subdivision
$80,900
Condo For Sale
Active
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
785
SQFT
313 Scottsdale Square #313
Winter Park, FL 32792
Winter Park Woods Condo Subdivision
New Listing - 4 weeks online
$82,000
Condo For Sale
Active
1
TOTAL BATH
600
SQFT
195 Scottsdale Square #195
Winter Park, FL 32792
Winter Park Woods Condo Subdivision
$85,990
Business Opportunity For Sale
Active
1,000
SQFT
3586 Aloma Avenue #A
Winter Park, FL 32792
Winter Park Commerce Center Subdivision
$105,000
Condo For Sale
Active
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
796
SQFT
1000 S Semoran Boulevard #306
Winter Park, FL 32792
Golfside Villas Condo Subdivision
$105,000
Condo For Sale
Active
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
776
SQFT
1000 S Semoran Boulevard #408
Winter Park, FL 32792
Golfside Villas Condo Subdivision
$105,000
Condo For Sale
Active
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
735
SQFT
1000 S Semoran Boulevard #413
Winter Park, FL 32792
Golfside Villas Condo Subdivision
$105,000
Condo For Sale
Active
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
776
SQFT
1000 S Semoran Boulevard #404
Winter Park, FL 32792
Golfside Villas Condo Subdivision
Price Change - 2 weeks ago
$107,500
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,020
SQFT
116 Scottsdale Square #116
Winter Park, FL 32792
Winter Park Woods Condo Subdivision
Price Change - 3 weeks ago
$114,999
Condo For Sale
Active
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
638
SQFT
1695 Lee Road #B207
Winter Park, FL 32789
Waterfall Cove Subdivision
Price Change - 5 days ago
$117,000
Condo For Sale
Active
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
756
SQFT
171 Scottsdale Square #171
Winter Park, FL 32792
Winter Park Woods Condo Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$129,900
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
1
TOTAL BATH
881
SQFT
1695 Lee Road #A103
Winter Park, FL 32789
Waterfall Cove Subdivision
$139,900
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
1
TOTAL BATH
881
SQFT
1695 Lee Road #A111
Winter Park, FL 32789
Waterfall Cove/Winter Park A Con Subdivision
$159,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
840
SQFT
3651 N Goldenrod Road #B102
Winter Park, FL 32792
Lancelot At Winter Park Subdivision
New Listing - 6 days online
$159,000
Condo For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,149
SQFT
1695 Lee Road #B116
Winter Park, FL 32789
Waterfall Cove Subdivision
New Listing - yesterday
$182,000
Condo For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,151
SQFT
7457 Wynnewood Square #184
Winter Park, FL 32792
Hidden Oaks Condo Ph 10 Subdivision
$182,000
Land For Sale
Active
0.24
ACRES
ORANGE, FL
COUNTY
Riddle Drive
Winter Park, FL 32789
Glencoe Sub Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$186,200
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,393
SQFT
7486 Whisperwood Drive #29
Winter Park, FL 32792
Whisperwood Subdivision
$195,900
Condo For Sale
Active
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATH
645
SQFT
2500 Lee Road #233
Winter Park, FL 32789
Lakeside Manor Apts Condo Subdivision

Pete Werner

I'm an Orlando local and owner of The DIS (wdwinfo.com), DVCfan.com, DCLfan.com, and host of the DIS Unplugged podcast.

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