The Neighborhood Scoop today is about Wentworth Estates in Tarpon Springs.  This gated community is a premier luxury community with private golf membership and the finest custom built homes in Tarpon Springs.  These luxury homes are designed and built by the best builders in the Tampa Bay area, loaded with features you would expect in a luxury home.  Plus, the Wentworth golf course is an excellent venue and a challenge for all golf skill levels.

The Wentworth golf course, possibly the finest in Florida, offers Scottish links style golf on the back nine and the front nine takes you through a peaceful yet challenging series of holes surrounded by cypress trees, towering pines and beautiful oaks.

The homes in Wentworth are on large lots, are between 3,500 to over 7,000 square feet, have tile roofs, and luxury features including upgraded and beautiful kitchens, huge living areas, pavered drives and walkways, all with stunning curb appeal.

Wentworth Estates in Tarpon Springs offers the feeling of private country living while being close to the Sponge Docks of Tarpon Springs with its shops, the Anclote River, and outstanding restaurants and bakeries.  And Old Palm Harbor with its quaint downtown area of shopping, coffee shops, restaurants and frequent street festivals is a short drive away for a delightful change of pace.

As for real estate activity, there are 13 homes currently listed for sale, ranging from $459,900 to $1,995,500 with an average days on market of 192.  These homes range in size from 3,723 to 8,029 square feet and all have a minimum of 4 bedrooms with 3 car garages.  Four of the 13 listings are posted as short sales.

There is one home listed as active with contract.  The list price is $489,000 and has 507 days on market.  This is a short sale.

In the last 90 days, there have been three homes sold in Wentworth.

2967 Wentworth Way, listed for $499,900 and sold for $490,000 after on 51 days on market.

2901 Kensington Trace, listed for $550,000 and sold for $525,000 after 521 days on market.  This was a short sale.

651 Richmond Close, listed for $599,900 and sold for $550,000 after only 20 days on market.  This 4200+ square foot home was also a short sale.

For information on the real estate market in your neighborhood, vist Sun Bay Associates Market Snapshot to see in real time what is for sale and what is selling around you.  If you prefer to develop a more general real estate search, visit Sun Bay Associates FREE home search and design your own unique real estate search.

Happy Home Hunting!!