Parkland is a prime example of South Florida suburbs done right. Home to an amazing school system and luxurious homes for sale this city is located in the western park of South Florida, yet is still only a 20 minutes ride to the picturesque beaches.
Parkland Homes For Sale
Parkland Homes For Sale
The city of Parkland, characterized by opulent homes, sparkling lakes, and towering trees, is situated in the northwestern part of Broward County in South Florida. Though Parkland is a smaller city with just 25,000 residents, potential homebuyers are continually attracted to the luxurious homes and townhomes for sale in this peaceful part of town. Some may say this city resembles the “country life” with an abundance of public parks, open space, farms, and equestrian opportunities making it a true gem in this otherwise heavily populated area.
Parkland offers a wide range of single-family homes, gated communities, waterfront estates, and country club properties. Homes for sale in Parkland are often no smaller than 2,000 square feet and can size all the way up to 10,000 square feet with multiple car garages, gourmet chef's kitchens, media rooms, home gyms, private swimming pools, outdoor kitchens, and breathtaking lake or golf course views among many other features. Unlike other parts of Florida, real estate in Parkland is still expanding, with many communities offering new construction which allows the home buyer to select custom features as well. Some Parkland home communities include Fox Ridge, Heron Bay, and Parkland Golf and Country Club.
There is also new construction developments in Parkland featuring both homes and townhomes. MiraLago at Parkland, Parkland Bay, and Watercrest at Parkland are just a few of the new homes and townhomes being built in Parkland.
An alternative option to living in a single-family home is living in a Parkland Townhome. Townhomes are typically a more affordable option while still giving you space and privacy. Townhomes in Parkland are two-stories with varying styles and designs. They will also feature private entries and multiple car garages for extra storage. Living in a Parkland townhome community will also afford you the convenience of a Home Owner's Association that takes care of the maintenance of the property for you such as lawn care. Town Parc at Mira Lago and Parkland Reserve are two communities in Parkland that offer townhomes. Townhome communities, as well as many single-family homes communities in Parkland, offer resort-style amenities including a clubhouse, fitness center, swimming pool with sundeck and outdoor grilling, community events, tennis courts, playgrounds and more.
Please browse the Parkland real estate listings below if you are interested in purchasing a home or townhome for sale.
Parkland, FL Recreation
With just under 13 square miles, Parkland has a lot of recreational opportunities to offer its residents. Most take advantage of the "park like" atmosphere that allows for equestrian activities and a lot of outdoor fun. Parkland is unique in this aspect, adding to the charm of the city.
Parkland Farmer's Market
Join the residents of Parkland two Sunday's a month starting in November and ending in April for a lovely outdoors Farmer's Market. Sponsored by Mercantil Commercebank, customers can explore a long line of vendors offering organic fruits and vegetables, fresh herbs, flowers, pastries, bread, and a wide range of gourmet foods like jam and honey. The Farmer's Market is open from 9AM - 1PM and is located at 8350 Ranch Road, Parkland, FL, 33067. For a full schedule click here.
Special Events For Parkland Residents
The city of Parkland hosts a number of family-friendly special events for its residents every month. Eat & Beats, Movies in the Park, Family Fun Fest, and Drive-In Movie are some of the standard events put on by the city. Enjoy some live music and delicious food at Eat & Beats which takes place at the Amphitheatre at Pine Trails Park. Movies in the Park shows family friendly movies at Pine Trails Park or you can swing by the Drive in Movie which takes place at the Parkland Equestrian Center. The Parkland Family Fun Fest happens one weekend every year and features carnival rides, games, food, music, and more all at Pine Trails Park. The city also hosts a variety of holiday events as well. A full calendar of special events can be found here on the City of Parkland Website.
Parkland Senior Activities
One of the best aspects of Parkland is that there is something here for everyone. The city of Parkland takes pride in the activities they offer for people of all ages. Part of these activities is classes and trips specifically for Seniors living in Parkland. These events are free for anyone who is at least 62 years of age and has proof of residency. Some previous trips have been to sporting events, museums, and theaters which usually require some walking which is perfect for those Seniors looking to stay active. The City of Parkland continues to update upcoming trips and classes. Click here if you would like to register for an upcoming event.
Parks and Recreation in Parkland, FL
There are nine public parks in the city of Parkland which feature open space for sporting activities, playgrounds, and pavilions. There are also dog parks and water parks for residents to enjoy. The city also offers a variety of sports leagues for boys and girls including Soccer, Football, Baseball, Basketball, Lacrosse, Softball, and Tennis. There are also youth programs, summer camps, discussion groups, an enrichment center, and environmental programs that are offered for residents. Parkland encompasses every aspect of recreation throughout the city and is dedicated to always providing safe, efficient, and cost-effective resources.
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Local School Information
There are both public and private schools located in Parkland, FL. Parkland is part of the Broward County School District and boasts some of the top-rated schools in the county.
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