Historical neighborhoods have a special allure, attracting homeowners who love the estate home lifestyle in open suburbs with flourishing tropical vegetation and decades-old palms, oaks, and cypress groves. One of the most magnetic is Flamingo Park, on the highest coastal ridge from downtown West Palm Beach to Miami, bordering El Cid (another historical development) on its western border. Indeed, only a few blocks separate it from Lake Worth Lagoon and S. Flagler Drive. The theme of this iconic neighborhood is distinctly traditional Mission, Mediterranean Revival, and Frame Vernacular architecture. As expected, Homes For sale in Flamingo Park interest a flood of prospective buyers who love the exteriors but go to town renovating the interiors (see below).
Did you know Flamingo Park's emergence dates back to the early 1920s, attracting the Floridian nobility of the time? The SF houses range between 900 and 3,000 square feet under air, featuring integrated solid wood floors, French doors, stone-carved fireplaces, expansive gardens with private pools, magnificent flowering gardens, summer kitchens, patios, solariums, and gazebos. Notably, there are no community bells and whistles, and the costly monthly HOA fees that apply to many communities in West Palm Beach Downtown (WPBD) are $0. The National Register of Historic Places registered this 500-home complex as a historic district in 2,000 after West Palm Beach declared it as such in a similar city category in January 1993.
As intimated above, homeowners living in Flamingo Park West Palm Beach have gone overboard on remodeling with contemporary upgrades before offering the residence on the MLS. We have observed chef's kitchens with upgraded granite and marble countertops, custom cabinetry, designer lighting, European stainless steel fitted appliances, spa bathrooms, walk-in closets, and more. Prices of closed deals in 20222/3 failed to breach $2 million only because the square footage is typically low. Conversely, from a per-square-foot (UA) viewpoint, a range from $759 to $1,016 emerged.
For example, a home changing hands for $1.9 million was around 1,800 square feet (UA), including a guest cottage. Renovations embraced:
Suppose you are interested in Flamingo Park real estate. Then, we recommend you waste no time communicating with ZFC to act as your buyer's agent. Why? Because we can assess the ins and outs of lot positions and the broad upgrade options that emerge on the MLS. Indeed, we save our clients thousands of dollars by appraising a confusing scenario we make as clear as day. Finally, sellers pay 100% of agents' fees, so we cost you nothing.
Living in Flamingo Park is the best of New Urban Living, a fast drive down S. Flagler to Clematis and The Square Shopping Center. These locations provide supermarkets, delis, coffee shops, apparel & electronic stores, restaurants, ATMs, and every other metro convenience. It's a quick stroll or bike ride over the bridge onto Palm Beach Island, accessing golf courses, fitness centers, boat docking, Worth Avenue's top-brand outlets, more eateries, pickleball & tennis courts, trails forever on the Intracoastal, and white sand beaches north and south. Finally, an International airport, clinics, and good schools (see below) are within a tight radius of any Flamingo Park address.
El Cid and Boca's Old Floresta are other historical districts and must-sees near the Atlantic Ocean. On another level, we suggest ungated suburbs such as New Floresta, Millpond, and Colonnades (all in Boca Raton) provide the same theme with significantly larger homes for less money. In addition, the multi-million dollar estate home neighborhoods with security and unique features are worth a review - Le Lac, Le Rivage, and Long Lake Estates (a few of many).
ZFC Real estate covers lifestyles from A to Z in the luxury and mega-luxury categories. For yacht enthusiasts, we have boating enclaves, and golfers are always interested in the country club arena. And still, it doesn't end there: Condo towers downtown and on the water (e.g., The Bristol, La Clara, Mandarin Oriental, One Thousand Ocean, and Alina), resort-style projects, active adult clubs, and ranches with ten acres and city convenience are exciting options for different people. Talk to us. We're patient and know where the hidden real estate treasure lies. Your dream home is our next project.
Flamingo Park is a single family residence community located in West Palm Beach Florida with a range of options priced between $690,000 and $3,299,999. There are currently a total of 12 Homes for sale, the smallest home currently on the market is a two bedroom one bathroom residence that is 1,141 square feet (1,066SF Under Air) and the largest of the homes currently available is a four bedroom four bathroom, 3,654 square foot (2,779SF Under Air) residence. In addition there are numerous other communities in West Palm Beach to choose from, or you may browse all West Palm Beach Real Estate. Homes in Flamingo Park are selling quickly, set up a new listing alert and we will notify you immediately when a new listing hits the market. Of course you can always contact your ZFC Real Estate agent who would be happy to assist you further with your search for a Home in Flamingo Park West Palm Beach.
Where you live in West Palm Beach determines which public schools your children may attend, and this in turn effects real estate values. Homes in Flamingo Park are zoned for the following Palm Beach County school districts: