Lakeland FL Sandpiper Homes – November 2012 Real Estate Market Update

Sandpiper Golf & Country Club, an active 55+ community, is located in North Lakeland FL with easy access to I-4, top medical facilities, shopping a dining. The homes were built in the late 80’s through the late 90’s and contain approximately 1200 single homes and villas from over 900 – 2,000 square feet. Homes have 2 or 3 bedrooms, vaulted ceilings, and offer a variety of floor plans and upgrades, such as enclosed patio, flooring, kitchen, appliances, etc. They are mostly used as vacation homes for our Snow Birds as their winter resident; however year around living shows an active lifestyle in this community, such as golfing, swimming, social gatherings, walking, exercising, dining and much more.
Sandpiper Golf Homes Real Estate Market Report
Sandpiper Golf Homes Real Estate Market Update – Lakeland FL
A snapshot of the Sandpiper Golf & Country Club real estate market for November 2012:

In the 55+ age restricted Sandpiper Golf & Country Club community there were 9 homes sold in November 2012 while 24 homes are currently for sale.
A snapshot of the Sandpiper Lakeland FL Homes for Sale:
Active Listings: 24 – Increasing Inventory
Average list price: $131,953
Median list price: $125,330
Pending Listings: 4 – Decreased
Average list price: $109,825
Median list price: $105,750
9 Lakeland homes were sold in the Sandpiper Golf & Country Club community in November 2012 for an average price of $110,278, compared to 3 homes sold the previous year for an average sales price of $129,667. With only three bank-owned homes in this community and the return of our winter residents, the Sandpiper real estate market in Lakeland FL is in high gear as it is shown the amount of sold homes.
The list of homes sold below represent all regular sales.
5946 Chickadee Dr. – 2bedrooms/2baths – 1941 sq.ft. – $145,000 – traditional sale
1043 Caracara Cir. N. – 2/bedrooms/2baths – 1,125 sq.ft. – $92,000 – traditional sale
6209 Egret Dr. – 3bedrooms/2baths – 1,598 sq.ft. – $142,000 – traditional sale
6353 Egret Dr. – 2bedrooms/2baths – 1,083 sq.ft. – $82,000 – traditional sale
1030 Parakeet Trl. – 2bedrooms/2baths – 1,140 sq.ft. – $97,000 traditional sale
5717 Mallard Dr – 3bedroom/2baths – 1,742 sq.ft. – $160,000 traditional sale
6380 Egret Dr. #22 – 2bedrooms/2baths – 991 sq.ft. – $76,000 traditional sale
6214 Raven Run – 2bedrooms/2baths – 1,071 sq.ft. – $104,500 traditional sale – $2,500 seller subsidy
6329 Sandpipers Dr. – 2bedrooms/2baths – 1,160 sq.ft. – $94,000 traditional sale
So far this year, there were 46 of the non distressed Sandpiper homes sold, the average price for a 2b/2b – 32 homes sold for $103,146 and the median price for a 2b/2b home is $104,750.  Of the 14 – 3b/2b non distressed homes, the average home price sold was $141,086 and the median is $143,500.
With respect to the few (4) distressed homes (2b/2b) that were sold, the sold price averaged to $72,450 and the median price is $71,400
If you are interested in selling your Sandpiper Golf & Country Club home and would like to know what your home might sell for, give me a call at (863) 619-6918.  Also, if you are interested more about homes for sale in the over 55+ Sandpiper Golf & Country Club community, again call or email me at petra[at]petranorris.com.

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