Ponte Vedra Beach homes for sale
Residential - Single Family in 32082
Ponte Vedra Beach and Sawgrass are located in the northeast corner of St. Johns County, south of Jacksonville Beach along A1A. The community stretches along five miles of the Atlantic Ocean, aside carefully preserved wetlands. Many luxury condo communities have been built in this area in the last few years while older but quaint homes are sandwiched within. St. Johns County is the home of PGA TOUR and the ATP Association of Tennis Professionals
headquarters. Annual tournaments attract people from around the world and the PGA Tour’s event is considered to be one of the largest and premiere golfing events in the world. There are more than 150 holes of golf and 60 tennis courts accessible to the area. Public beach access is limited however allowing Mickler’s Landing to be one of the nicer Beaches to enjoy in the area. The Guana State Preserve is also an incredible historic adventure to take in with it’s preserved natural abundance. A 2,600 acre preserve the park includes 17 historic or pre-historic cultural sites, including Wright’s Landing believed to be a 17th century Spanish mission.
Visit the Subdivisions page to see just some of the communities located in the Ponte Vedra Beach & Sawgrass areas.
Ponte Vedra Beach offers exclusive top-shelf living in north Florida. Beautiful golf courses, pro-tennis courts / amenities, and a first rate school system make homes in Ponte Vedra among the most sougt after real estate in north Florida. Many people relocating to our area begin their search with the neighborhoods of Ponte Vedra Beach.
Lifestyle Can Make Ponte Vedra Homes Attractive
Residents look at Ponte Vedra Beach homes in part due to their lifestyle. The Player’s Championship is played at the Tournament Players Club at Sawgrass Village and beautiful beaches are just a stone's throw away. Some well known neighborhoods for golf and tennis in Ponte Vedra are Sawgrass, Marsh Landing, and The Plantation. The Ponte Vedra Inn and Club offers tennis, golf, and a world renowned spa. Many buyers also look at the booming Jacksonville Beach Condo market.
Residents enjoy the beautfiul beaches near their Ponte Vedra Beach Homes and can also enjoy the natural beauty of Guana River State Park, a barrier island located between the Atlantic Ocean and the Tolomato River. At over 2,400 acres of beaches, sand dunes, tidal creeks, and salt marshes, the Guana River State Park can provide a wonderful afternoon escape. Some north Florida homes for sale in Ponte Vedra Beach have the added allure of sitting atop the dunes allowing for amazing mornings of taking in the Atlantic Ocean’s sunrises.
Schools Draw Homebuyers to Ponte Vedra
The local public school system attracts thousands of families to look for Ponte Vedra Beach homes for sale, as the schools are consistently among the best in the state. Under the Florida School grading system, all of the schools in Ponte Vedra received an “A”, as students scored above both state and county averages on the FCAT. Ponte Vedra is also home to a Bolles Elementary Campus. The Bolles School is a well known private school that is for its academics and athletic programs.
Oceanfront Homes in Ponte Vedra Beach
The homes on the beach along Ponte Vedra Blvd are some of highest priced and beautiful homes in north Florida. The demand of lots in the area has pushed up prices of homes to the $10,000,000 mark at times. Buyers and their builders, attempting to build a home on Ponte Vedra Boulevardmay find it difficult finding 200' wide homesites these days. That has led to homebuyers looking at older homes they can tear down to rebuild with new modern beach homes. It can be worth it for a home on some of the most private, beautiful beaches in Florida.
Another place buyers are building is in Harbour Island at Marsh Landing. This gated community is located on the intracoastal waterway and has boat slips that accommodate some very large yachts. The Harbor Island section of Marsh Landing is exclusive, secluded and developed to melt away in with natural marsh and waterways around it.
Real Estate Investment Opportunities in Ponte Vedra
Should you consider purchasing a north Florida vacation condo or an investment condominium, Ponte Vedra Beach Condos are an excellent opportunity. There are also plenty of Jacksonville Condos and Jacksonville Townhouses available just five to ten minutes away from Ponte Vedra Beach, in Jacksonville Beach and Atlantic Beach. The newly developed area of Nocatee is just a few minutes south as well.
Close to Jacksonville
The community’s close proximity to Jacksonville allows Ponte Vedra's residents to have a beautiful home just minutes from a burgeoning city yet private enough to feel the desired seclusion. With The St. Johns Town Center, The Mayo Clinic and Shands Hospital just a short commute, those looking for Ponte Vedra Beach homes for sale are never far away from things that they need. World Famous golf and tennis, beautiful beaches, and an A+ public school system make Ponte Vedra Beach the perfect place to live.