Highland Lakes in Palm Harbor is the ultimate in 55+ community living, being on the waterfront of Lake Tarpon and having a very active community.  There are three par 3 golf courses for residents to use year round, the clubhouse is centrally located and there are too many clubs and activities to list them all here.  If you are looking for a waterfront community with its own boat dock, water access to Lake Tarpon, and even boat storage, Highland Lakes is the first place to look.

There are lots of villas and single family homes in the community, along with tree lined streets and the convenience of shopping and restaurants nearby.  Highland Lakes is also a golf cart community.  It has a robust real estate market as well, since it is one of the most desirable 55+ communities in the Tampa Bay area.

Currently, there are 77 villas and single family homes for sale, ranging from $44,900 to $450,000 for list prices.  The $450,000 listing has over 1,000 days on market.  The average days on market for the active listings is 146.

There are 14 active with contract and pending sales, ranging in list price from a villa listed at $64,900 to a 2 car garage, single family home listed for $169,000. 

There are 26 properties in Highland Lakes that have sold in the last 90 days.  They range from a villa listed at $79,000 and sold for $70,000 after 4 days on market to a single family home listed for $269,000 and sold for $255,000 after 728 days on market.  The average days on market for villas and single family homes sold in Highland Lakes is 113 and the average price for these sales is $138,688.

To see what is available in Highland Lakes, click on Sun Bay Associates search for Highland Lakes and find the second home or retirement home of your dreams.  If you would like to find out more about the real estate activity in your neighborhood, visit Sun Bay Associates Market Snapshot and see the picture in real time for your neighborhood. 

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Happy House Hunting!!