Florida Waterfront Homes for Sale

Beautiful Daytona Beach, FL Waterfront Homes for Sale

Florida's warm and sunny climate attracts more than just tourists, retirees and baseball teams in the springtime. People from all walks of life come to the Sunshine State for its attractive weather, high job growth rate, lack of personal income tax and relatively low cost of living. All of these factors and more help to make Florida one of the nation’s fastest growing states. Hundreds of miles of scenic coastline, Disney and the natural beauty of the Everglades all help to make tourism Florida's leading industry.

Agriculture is also big business and the State is the number one citrus producer in the United States. Jacksonville, Miami and Tampa are the three largest cities.

Florida beaches, whether quiet and secluded or bustling with activity, are ranked among the best in the country for beauty, accessibility and facilities. Families, couples, and active singles enjoy year-round sunshine, soft sand, and clear Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Ocean waters.

No other state and very few countries can boast such an abundance of high-quality beaches. The 825 miles of sandy coastline fronting the Atlantic Ocean, the Gulf of Mexico or the Straits of Florida are among Florida’s most valuable natural resources.

Florida’s beaches have attracted 14 million people to the state, 75% of which live within ten miles of the coast. Both tourists and residents come to the beaches to relax and enjoy the sights and sounds of its natural beauty. Others visit the beaches and nearby waters to engage in boating, fishing, diving, and other recreation. Florida's beaches are an integral part of the state's economy, attracting tourists from around the world. Beach tourism generates about $15 billion a year to the state’s economy

Additionally, Florida is blessed with over 1,700 rivers, 40 of them major ones.  Within the 7,700 lakes is the 2nd largest freshwater lake in the United States, Lake Okeechobee, at 700 square miles

Florida ranks low in terms of the tax burden placed on residents. Based on income, property and other state and local tax collections, the Tax Foundation research organization ranks Florida among the lowest tax states -- only five states have a lower tax burden. Florida has no State Income tax.

Why Live in Florida?

  1. Warm Weather: With the exception of Hawaii, Florida is one of the warmest places in the United States in winter.
  2. No State Income Tax: There is no personal income tax in Florida, and don't forget to ask about the homestead tax exemptions.
  3. Theme Parks & Attractions: Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, Busch Gardens, Sea World...they are all in Florida.
  4. Boating & Fishing:
Fishing season in Florida is all year long. Florida has its share of world record catches and more than its share of fish altogether. If you like to fish, saltwater or freshwater, this is the place.
  5. Sandy Beaches:
Florida has a 1,197 mile coastline with 2,276 miles of tidal shoreline and 663 miles of beaches.
  6. Vacation Lifestyle: Living in Florida is like being on vacation all year long. If you feel the urge to explore, you can easily visit the local destinations as well as hop on a cruise to the nearby Bahamas and all of the Caribbean.
  7. Excellent Healthcare: Those concerned about top-notch healthcare will find that since Florida is a major retirement area, some of the best medical centers in the nation are here, with some of the latest technology and treatment programs available.
  8. Housing Affordability: When the housing market bubble burst five years ago, Florida was one of the hardest hit states as a result of overbuilding and high unemployment. But things are improving in Florida, and quickly. The Florida housing market is recovering, and according to recent data, home prices are rising and the inventory of homes is declining. Still, the median single family home price is under $200,000.

Florida Geography:

·         Total Area - 58,560 Square Miles

·         Land Area - 54,252 Square Miles

·         Total Water Area - 4,308 Square Miles

·         Length North to South - 447 Miles

·         Width East to West - 361 Miles

·         Distance from Pensacola to Key West - 792 Miles by Road

·         Highest Natural Point - 345 Feet near Lakewood in Walton County

·         Geographic Center - 12 miles northwest of Brooksville, Hernando County

·         Coastline - 1,197 Statute Miles

·         Tidal Shoreline - 2,276 Statute Miles

·         Beaches - 663 Miles

·         Florida has more than 11,000 miles of rivers, streams & waterways

·         Longest River - St. Johns at 273 miles

·         Largest Lake - Lake Okeechobee at 700 square miles (the 2nd largest freshwater lake in the US)

·         Number of Lakes greater than 10 acres - Aprox. 7,700

·         Number of Islands Greater than 10 Acres - Aprox. 4,500 (Florida ranks 2nd in the nation; only Alaska ranks higher)

·         Population Rank - 4th in U.S. behind California, Texas & New York

·         Florida’s Population (2011) - 19,057,542

Average Annual Temperatures:


·         80.5 (F) degrees (26.9 C) (North Florida)

·         82.7 (F) degrees (28.2 C) (South Florida)


·         53.0 (F) degrees (11.7 C) (North Florida)

·         68.5 (F) degrees (20.3 C) (South Florida)

·         The six-month hurricane season runs from June 1 through November 30 and Floridians have learned to be ready when a storm threatens the area.

Other Interesting Florida Facts

·         Number of people who move to Florida each day - 1,000

·         Number of major commercial airports - 19

·         Number of international airports - 12

·         Number of deep water ports - 14

·         Miles of sand beaches - 1,200

·         Miles of coastline - 1,800

·         Number of golf courses - more than 1,250*

*Florida has more golf courses than any other state and Palm Beach County has more golf courses than any other county in the country



Gated Gulf access Townhome w / Deeded Boat Slip

New Port Richey, Pasco County, Florida

If you are seeking all Florida's Waterfront Lifestyle has to offer, then 4525 Heron Landing should be at the top of your list. This Gated, Northwest corner water's view 3 story, 3 bedroom, 3 full bathroom townhome with 9 foot ceilings, gas appliances, elevator, oversized garage and on-site deeded boat slip # 5 with power and water providing you direct access to the Gulf of Mexico will check all your boxes. Currently getting new paint & new carpeting, new interior photos are forthcoming. Community Amenities include; a waterfront clubhouse (available for private functions) with heated pool and jacuzzi, sauna, lighted tennis courts, boat ramp, and ... yes, our private Gulf front Beach Club ! Seller Financing available to qualified parties; 15% down, with a 5 year interest-only balloon at 5% with no pre-payment penalty.

Steven Zimmerman , Tropical Life Realty / Gulf Harbors Resident-Realtor-Specialist since 2000

0.00 ACRES
2510 SQ FT


Gulf of Mexico / Deep Waterfront Property

New Port Richey, Pasco County, Florida

New Port Richey Florida 45 mins N/W of Tampa and 2 hours west of Orlando. Deep Waterfront Home with direct access to the Gulf of Mexico with Panoramic Views!!! Gulf Harbors Community.Yacht club nearby, marina,private beach 4 blocks away. View abundant of wild life of birds, dolphin, manatee right from the porch. Custom build in 2007 with pride in home ownership. Sandbar 30 mins away along with Anclote Key with a working lighthouse. Close to Famous Tarpon Springs, Caladesi Island,Dunedin and Clearwater. Located in Pasco county with great tax rates.

Stacey Muller , Dalton Wade Inc.

0.00 ACRES
3447 SQ FT


70 feet of deep wide water & direct access (7min) to Florida's Gulf of Mexico

Port Richey, Pasco County, Florida

Tired of bad Gulf access, costly HOA fees, and high Property Taxes ? then you will love the 70 feet of deep, wide water, with direct Gulf access in minuets. ...and with an open water's area of 120+ feet of turning radius, you will never have an issue with the big boat ! A pool sized West rearing yard provides nightly Sunsets with a charming block home that awaits your personal touches. Love the beach ? then you'll rave over our community's Members-Only Private Gulf front Beach ! Florida's waterfront lifestyle awaits you, and it just doesn't get any better - trust me, I've been here for 20 years !

Steven Zimmerman , Tropical Life Realty / Gulf Harbors Resident-Realtor-Specialist since 2000

0.20 ACRES
1538 SQ FT


3bed, 2 full bath, pool & canal views, boat slip, Gulf access, private beach

New Port Richey, Pasco County, Florida

SeaView Place Unit 204 with its included on-site private Boat Slip is a Pool and Canal and Boat Docks view 1,500 square foot, 3 bedroom, 2 full bathrooms condominium. SeaView Place is a newer constructed & Hurricane Rated waterfront resort-style pet friendly condominium with amenities such as a member's lounge, heated pool & jacuzzi, gym with sauna, aerobics studio, business center/conference room with lenders library, fishing pier and roof top deck. You'll enjoy low property taxes, and HOA fees that include; Cable TV, Community Pool, Escrow Reserves Fund, Insurance, Maintenance Exterior, Maintenance Grounds, Manager, Pest Control, Pool Maintenance, Recreational Facilities, Security, Sewer, Trash, and Water. Membership to the community's Private Gulf front Beach is also available. Seller-Financing is available, 15% down with a 5 year interest-only balloon loan at 5% with no pre-payment penalty, to qualified parties.

Steven Zimmerman , Tropical Life Realty / Gulf Harbors Resident-Realtor-Specialist since 2000

0.00 ACRES
1500 SQ FT


Developers Opportunity- 14+ac w/ 5.6ac seawalled uplands w/ 42 onsite boat slips

New Port Richey, Pasco County, Florida

With the recent Pasco County moratoriums on Multi-Family's and Apartments to the East... and the latest extension of reviews by the City of New Port Richey your Developer will love this LAST VACANT MULTI-FAMILY WATERFRONT TRACT WITH 42 ON-SITE BOAT SLIPS AND DIRECT GULF ACCESS ! Yes, this is Pasco County’s last vacant canal front, fully sea walled up-lands, multi-family, parcel with 42 constructed on-site boat slips providing direct access (no bridges) to Florida’s Gulf of Mexico. Tract 40-B is 14.95 gross acres, with approximately 5.63 net sea walled acres with no current hoa or deed restrictions in place. A developers dream with over 1000 feet of water/ canal frontage and approximately 830 feet of road frontage. Or perhaps gated corporate or family compound ! Located within the well established Coastal Boating Community of Gulf Harbors (with its own Private Gulf front Beach) on Florida's Gulf of Mexico, just North of Tampa/ Clearwater & St Pete. Zoned Multi Family/ High Density. All utilities, including a fire hydrant, are located curb side. Seller financing available to qualified buyers; 15% down with a 5 year interest-only balloon at 5% with no pre-payment penalty. (see SWFWMD Approval & other attachments).

Steven Zimmerman , Tropical Life Realty / Gulf Harbors Resident-Realtor-Specialist since 2000

14.90 ACRES


Developers Opportunity

New Port Richey, Pasco County, Florida

Seller says SELL ! (as he's just received approval on a larger project he'll be moving forward with). VERY Rare Developers Opportunity – or as a Private Corporate or Family waterfront compound offering Gulf access, but without those cumbersome deed restrictions ! Vacant multi-family waterfront tract. Build your own private waterfront compound, multi-family project, or other... Located within the well established Coastal Boating Community of Gulf Harbors (with its own private Gulf front beach) on Florida's Gulf of Mexico, just North of Tampa/ Clearwater & St Pete. The tract is Zoned Multi Family High Density. Seller will review all reasonable offers. Seller Financing available to qualified parties; 15% down, with a 5 year interest-only balloon at 5% with no pre-payment penalty.

Steven Zimmerman , Tropical Life Realty / Gulf Harbors Resident-Realtor-Specialist since 2000

4.00 ACRES


Striking 4400' Riverfront custom built home with Ocean Access for a large yacht.

Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida

ESTATE SALE - MUST BE SOLD!! Enjoy breath taking views of a wide spot on NEW RIVER from this unique custom built home. Original owner. Priced to sell this contemporary 2 level home has a guest apartment on 2nd level. 103 of seawall with a new dock. New roof. 4200 sq ft of living area. Please see supplements and pictures. Drive down the most beautiful lane in town to the end and begin your new Florida Lifestyle. The living room features a wet bar and a fireplace in a conversation pit. The interior features a large eat in kitchen and high vaulted wood ceilings. Enjoy a leisurely boat ride down the Beautiful New River & stop at one of the great restaurants in town. This is a one of a kind masterpiece. HURRY - call me now. Dennis DeRolf 954-240-8517 - anytime. Driving Directions: Davie Blvd or st rd 7 to Riverland road to Woodside Drive (SW 29 way) Last house on the left to end EZ to see - broker will accompany. deep water no fixed bridges except I-95 is 55' Mean High Water. water is deep enough for large yachts. home is as originally built - no additions have been made. Everything is in good condition but needs updating - this is a clean slate. The 2 BR apartment above the garage has a small kitchen. Bring us an offer.

Dennis DeRolf , DeRolf & Associates, Inc

0.40 ACRES
5100 SQ FT

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