Tavares, FL



Project Details

Welcome to Tavares, known as America’s Seaplane City, conveniently located less than an hour’s drive away from Orlando’s exciting attractions. Tavares, nestled along the picturesque lakefront, offers a distinct and unique experience of Central Florida. Downtown Tavares, just a stone’s throw away, boasts a vibrant entertainment district filled with bars, lively restaurants with outdoor seating, and music venues. Additionally, you can explore Wooton Park, which is home to the Tavares Seaplane Base, a delightful children’s Splash Park, and hosts over 16 major community events throughout the year. If you’re an outdoor enthusiast, this lakefront city has plenty to offer, including seaplane rides, a charming train station, and even séance ghost tours. Fishing enthusiasts will also appreciate the abundance of local lakes, perfect for catching that big fish.

Tavares is a city that knows how to keep the community spirit alive, hosting more than sixteen community events annually. Explore nearby garden shops, indulge in unique pet boutiques, or test your bowling skills at the local alley. Elmwood, located within this family-friendly city, presents an array of stunning Express Homes floor plans, with options ranging from single to two-story layouts. These spacious homes feature 3-5 bedrooms, 2-3.5 bathrooms, and offer living spaces spanning from 1,672 to 2,807 square feet. Every home comes complete with a two-car garage, stainless steel appliances, ceramic tile flooring, Home is Connected smart home technology, and is constructed with solid concrete blocks.

Pricing Starting from $300s!

Reasons To Buy

  • Lake Dora: Tavares is situated on the shores of Lake Dora, one of the Harris Chain of Lakes. This provides residents with opportunities for boating, fishing, water sports, and enjoying beautiful sunsets over the water.

  • Seaplane Capital: Tavares has earned the nickname "America's Seaplane City" due to its unique seaplane base, where seaplane enthusiasts can take off and land on the lakes. It's a distinctive feature of the city.

  • Wooton Park: Wooton Park is a popular destination on the waterfront, offering a playground, picnic areas, boat ramps, and a scenic boardwalk. It's a great place for family outings and enjoying Lake Dora.

  • Downtown Tavares: The downtown area features historic architecture, quaint shops, and waterfront dining. It's a charming place to explore and relax.

  • Annual Events: Tavares hosts various annual events and festivals, including the Tavares Seaplane Fly-In, Light Up Tavares, and the Tavares Spring Thunder Regatta.

  • Community Activities: The city offers a variety of community activities, including fitness classes, art programs, and cultural events.

  • Golf Courses: Lake County, where Tavares is located, has several golf courses, providing options for golf enthusiasts.

  • Proximity to Orlando: Tavares is within reasonable commuting distance to Orlando, offering access to job opportunities, major attractions, and cultural events in the greater Orlando area.

  • Waterfront Living: Many properties in Tavares offer waterfront views, making it an ideal location for those seeking a waterfront lifestyle.

  • Retirement Destination: Tavares has been recognized as a retirement-friendly community due to its affordability, recreational amenities, and healthcare facilities.

  • Affordable Housing: Property prices in Tavares are often more affordable compared to some of the larger cities in the region.

  • Healthcare Facilities: The city has access to healthcare facilities and medical centers, ensuring residents have access to quality healthcare services.

  • Outdoor Activities: In addition to boating and fishing, Tavares and the surrounding area offer opportunities for hiking, biking, and exploring natural areas.

Quick Facts

Developer: D.R. Horton
Address: 1806 Irby Court, Tavares, FL 32778
Pricing: $325,990+
Occupancy: Now
Property Types: Single Family
Property Sizes: 1,672 - 2,807 sqft
Incentives: Closing Cost Rebates, Preferred Mortgage Rates *subject to qualification
Property Finishes: All Concrete Block Construction, Stainless Steel Appliances
Property Amenities: Open Green Space, Oversized Homesites Available, Pedestrian Friendly Streets, Nearby Marina, Sea Plane Base, and Water Splash Park, Proximity to the Harris Chain Lakes, Short Commute to bustling Downtown Mount Dora, Easy Access to 441, Home is Connected Smart Home Technology

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  • You’ll receive a free professional home inspection by a certified home inspector.

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