Boca Raton is a coastal city covering 31.5 square miles with approximately nine miles of ocean frontage. Using this as a reliable calculation base, real estate directly on the east and west banks of the Intracoastal waterway through the area total around eighteen miles. But, of course, not all of it suits community development, so it's substantially less than this. Therefore, when you see homes for sale on the Intracoastal, it generally means deep-water residences on adjacent canals encountering no fixed bridges with access to the Intracoastal. Indeed, the percentage of houses in these communities genuinely facing the wide open water is around six percent. The latter is valued significantly higher than the majority, thus increasing the average.
Bel Marra in Boca Raton, on the west side of the Intracoastal, with multiple entries from Federal Highway, fits the above-described pattern exactly. It's an ungated community of about two hundred and sixty households (excluding dry lots), of which more or less sixteen sit directly on the Intracoastal. Therefore, fourteen of every fifteen Homes For sale in Bel Marra are in canal locations. The neighborhood rests between Delray Beach and downtown Boca , in line with the vast, upscale condo community Toscona half a mile east of it on Highland Beach and the A1A roadway. It attracts homebuyers who love boating, fishing and being close to the coastline. Although the area developed in the 1960s, the hot real estate market has created much interest in Bel Marra, for many compelling reasons:
So, let's look closer at what's happening to Bel Marra homes for sale as things stand in August 2022:
Luxury Homebuyers entering the Boca Raton real estate market can go down several lifestyle paths. First, there's Horseshoe Acres (Equestrian), Newport Bay and Seasons (tennis and court sports), or Boca Sailing and Racquet (speaks for itself). Second, consider resort-style living with fantastic contemporary architecture (Lotus, Royal Palm Polo, and Boca Bridges), unsurpassed privacy (Le Lac and Fieldbrook Estates), and country club membership (Addison Reserve, Broken Sound, and Polo Club). It goes on and on.
However, if close to the ocean, boating, and deep sea fishing is your thing, Bel Marra is probably up your alley. Also, consider Boca Harbour and Boca Bay Colony. These communities lie on the same latitude lines as Bel Marra, selling at similar prices. There are many ways to secure a dream home on the water, but there’s no substitute for broad due diligence and the help we offer to reach the right decision.
Where you live in Boca Raton determines which public schools your children may attend, and this in turn effects real estate values. Homes for sale in Bel Marra are zoned for the following Palm Beach County school districts: