Altamonte Springs, FL Real Estate
Originally, Altamonte Springs was a sleepy winter getaway for affluent Northerners with winter cottages dotting the area around lakes and springs. Now, the area has grown to be the largest city in Seminole County with over 44,000 residents and a bustling retail and business center. With the development of Uptown Altamonte and Cranes Roost Park, Altamonte Springs has become a model for the live, work and play atmosphere of modern communities.
Altamonte Springs lies approximately 11 miles northeast of Orlando along the I-4 corridor in Central Florida, thus, the convenience and excitement of the Metropolitan Orlando area is just around the corner. Residents of this area benefit from a quality lifestyle provided by diverse housing options, highly performing schools, abundant entertainment and events, and thriving business opportunities.
Altamonte Springs residents enjoy the subtropical climate of Central Florida which provides an abundance of opportunities for fun in the Sunshine State. With an average annual high of 83°F, the Metropolitan Orlando area hosts outdoor activities year round. The chilliest month is January when the average high is around 70°F. The warmest months tend to be July and August with average highs of 92°F. The average annual rainfall for the area is 54 inches which replenishes the areas eco-rich lakes, rivers and natural wetlands.
A multitude of housing options are found in and around Altamonte Springs. From sleek and modern condos at Uptown Altamonte to established neighborhoods and lake front villas, Altamonte Springs has housing for any budget.
There are many wonderful homes in this area, but you need a local market expert to help you. Watson Realty Corp is a locally owned company with over 40 years experience selling homes in the area. Call the Watson experts at 800-257-5143.