Homestead: The Gateway to Florida Beauty
Homestead, FL is less than 10 miles from Biscayne National Park and the Everglades National Park, offering no limit to viewing Florida's natural beauty. The Florida Keys are nearby along US-1, which runs through the city. Even within Homestead city limits, palm trees line the streets and warm sunshine brightens the landscape.
Not only is this community a beautiful place to live, it is a top choice for home buyers who want convenience to Miami from a home that's affordable.
Homes for Sale in Homestead, FL by Price
Experience Nostalgia for the Past
The history of Homestead begins in the 1900s when the area became available to homesteaders in Florida. A railroad extension in 1904 from Miami to Key West brought workers to the area, and Homestead was founded about a decade later.
Explore Its Historic Downtown
Downtown Homestead remains a historic part of the city, and today you can find community celebrations and events taking place near buildings from the early 1900s. Sites of historic interest around downtown Homestead include:
- Seminole Theatre
- Seaboard Air Line Railway Station
- Homestead Old Town Hall Museum
- The Redland Hotel
- Landmark Hotel
- The Faust House
- Lily Lawrence Bow Library
Enjoy Its Modern Attractions
In addition to events like the Summer Music Extravaganza and the Homestead Rock 'N Rib Fest, residents enjoy swimming at Bayfront Park, race days at Homestead Miami Speedway, sampling tropical fruits at the Fruit & Spice Park, and more!
Nearby attractions include:
- Cauley Square Historic Village
- Florida Keys Outlet Center
- Zoo Miami
- South Dade Rail Trail
- Homestead Championship Rodeo
- Coral Castle
What Future Residents Need to Know
When you are searching for homes and planning your move to a city like Homestead, it helps to know details about an area. Though you may want to know what attractions are within the area, you also need to know about commute times to nearby cities, the size of the area, how affordable the homes are, and more.
Public Schools: Miami-Dade County Public Schools (MDCPS)
It's Easy to Find an Affordable Home Here
Charming condos, magnificent single-family houses, and HUD homes in a variety of styles are available for sale in Homestead. You can search for your ideal home or browse all home listings by price point to find a Homestead home that fits your budget and has your desired features.
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Selling Your Home in Homestead?
When you work with Essential Realty Services, you'll find peace of mind about selling your Homestead property. We will help you sell for the highest price possible in the shortest time possible. Take the first step by requesting your free home evaluation, then call us at 305-508-7250 to discuss the next steps.
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