Today's 30 day real estate update is for the golf course community of Crescent Oaks, Tarpon Springs.  This golf course was closed recently, however, it has ben reported in the St. Petersburg Times that the course will be re-opening soon as a semi-private golf course.

For the last 30 day reporting period, there are 26 homes listed for sale in Crescent Oaks.  None are reported as distressed property.  Nine of these homes are villas, the rest are single family homes.  The prices range from $210,000 to $989,950 and the days on market range from 4 to 615.  The average list price is $395,502 and the average days on market is 154.

In the last 30 days, there have been 3 new listings come on the market.  All three are single family homes, with the list prices being $289,000, $450,000 and $699,900.

There are three houses under contract for this past month.  Of these, two are distressed property, short sales.  One is a 3,341 square foot home listed for $399,900 and had only 2 days on market.  The other is a 2,839 square foot home listed for $265,000 with only 43 days on market.

Two homes sold in the last 30 days in Crescent Oaks.  One was not a distressed property.  It is a villa, listed for $225,000 and sold for $215,000 after 573 days on market.  The other was a distessed property, bank owned.  It listed for $339,000 and sold for $320,000 after only 9 days on market.  This is a 3,571 square foot single family home, with 5 bedrooms and a 2 car garage.

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