Instead of taking my cue from The New York Times this week, I’m tracking to @YahooHomes and seeing what we can get in Northeast Florida for around $200,000.
St. Augustine, Florida
What: 3 BDR / 2 BTH Carriage Home in Downtown St. Augustine
How Much: $199,000
Size: 2,465 s.f.
Price per Square Foot: $80.73
Setting: Located very near downtown St. Augustine, this home sits on a long, narrow lot between the two busier commercial streets of US-1 and A1A. The home is in walking distance to shops and restaurants.
Inside: Built in 1900, the home has a number of unique features, including wood staircase, hardwood floors, family room upstairs with 11 windows and two kitchens (one original). The master bedroom is on the first floor and has an updated bathroom. Some work/renovations will be required throughout the home.
Outdoor Space: Long, narrow lot includes a fenced yard, partial deck and there is room for a pool.
St. Augustine, Florida
What: 2 BDR / 2 BTH home in Commodore’s Club neighborhood
How Much: $195,000
Size: 1,252 s.f
Price per Square Foot: $155.75
Setting: Commodore’s Club is a planned community of 265 homesites. Located on Anastasia Island, the neighborhood is approximately one mile from the beach and amenities include a community swimming pool, pavilion with summer kitchen, tennis/basketball courts and more.
Inside: This cozy home with tile throughout has an updated kitchen with stainless appliances and an eat-in area, spacious living and dining areas and a master bedroom with updated shower. French doors lead out from living area to a private sunroom. Agent indicates roof, heat, A/C, hot water heater and ceiling fans all replaced in 2012.
Outdoor Space: Small yard with deck just off private sunroom.
What: 3 BDR / 2 BTH pool home in the Beauclerc/Mandarin area
How Much: $199,500
Size: 1,887 s.f.
Price per Square Foot: $105.72
Setting: Located in the Victoria Place neighborhood in Mandarin, this home sits on a nicely landscaped lot with a fenced yard and in-ground pool.
Inside: Updated interior has wood floors, phantom screen doors, 2-inch blinds, crown molding and chair rails and marble corner fireplace.
Outdoor Space: Lovely in-ground pool in fenced backyard means very little yard work. Front yard is nicely landscaped.
All listing data courtesy of Northeast Florida Multiple Listing Service