New Home Listings for Lakeland Florida

CommunityWalk Map – Lakeland FL New Home Listings 12/07 to 12/13

Full size map: Lakeland FL New Home Listings 12/07 to 12/13

The report from Lakeland Realtor Petra Norris

As we getting closer to the Holiday Season, fewer homes are being listed as it shows in this week’s report that 56 homes were newly listed with area Realtors® compared to the 63 homes listed the previous week. There are currently a total of 2,399 homes for sale in Lakeland, Florida. The average sales price is $217,515 and the average size of a home is 1,854 square foot, which calculates to $117.32 per square foot.

Types of homes newly listed:
1 condo newly listed at $170,000
5 mobile homes listed with an average sales price of $83,080
49 single family homes with an average price of $232,686.

With every weekly update of newly listed homes in the Lakeland area, I always provide you with some details on the priciest home that came on newly on the market as well as the cheapest home. The top of this week’s list is a former 2000 Parade Home winner built by Mark Hulbert; it is a 5 bedroom 4 and ½ bath pool home, featuring over 4,600 square feet of living space and being offered for $1,490,000. It is located on Banana Lake in the Highlands-By-The-Lake community. On the bottom of the list and also this week’s cheapest home newly on the market is a 3 bedroom 1 bath home listed for $36,000; it is located in the Palma Ceia Court subdivision. The data for this report was obtained from the Mid-Florida Regional MLS, it is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. This report does not include “For Sale By Owner”. All my reports are illustrated by zip codes and the map provide you a better guidance when searching for homes in Lakeland, Florida.

The breakdown by zip code is as follows:

33801 – 05
33803 – 10
33805 – 02
33809 – 08
33810 – 09
33811 – 05
33812 – 03
33813 – 11
33815 – 03

Weekly update on distressed properties in Lakeland

The distressed home market has seen a decrease in properties being offered for sale from last week’s 23 properties to 17 properties newly listed. The average price for a home is $131,832 ($88.10 per square foot).