Bay Hill, Florida is a prestigious residential community that is home to one of Florida's most recognized golf courses, Bay Hill Club & Lodge. Owned by Arnold Palmer, it is the centerpiece of this lakeside Orlando community.
Bay Hill is a census-designated place located about 11 miles southwest of the center of Orlando and adjacent to the upscale Dr. Phillips community. Several lakes in the immediate area, including Lake Tibet, Big Sand Lake and Lake Sheen, provide a scenic backdrop to Bay Hill's luxury homes and well appointed neighborhoods. As well, these waterways add many recreational opportunities, such as boating and fishing.
Not surprisingly, golf is also quite popular in the region. Bay Hill Club & Lodge offers 27 holes of private golfing on an expanse of 270 acres. The 18-hole course has been recognized with numerous awards and rankings by industry pros and the press. Bay Hill Club also features a handsome lodge, spa and salon, plus facilities for fitness, swimming and tennis. If that isn't enough to keep residents busy, the sophisticated tourist destination of central Orlando is just a few miles away.
Anchored by Walt Disney World, Orlando presents locals and visitors with a huge selection of tours, activities, restaurants, shops, performances, events, nightlife and more. Public education for Bay Hill residents is provided by Orange County Public Schools (OCPS). OCPS operates 178 schools throughout the Orlando region, serving more than 175,000 students.
Bay Hill Real Estate Market - Price Range of Bay Hill Houses for Sale in Florida
Bay Hill, Fla., has an exclusive, upscale personality. Well appointed neighborhoods and luxurious, elegant homes meet well with prospective buyers who demand the finer things in life. The high percentage of lake view, lakefront and golf course homes bolster housing values of the entire region. Prices for detached, single-family homes range from the high-$500,000s up to several million dollars. Within this range, buyers will find well-kept, family homes and showcase estate properties. Amenities include custom interior details, dock facilities and scenic views of city lights, lake waters and the golf course. There is also a small market for condominiums and townhouses. Some of these units come with access to community swimming and recreational facilities.
"Andy Norton : Your Local Real Estate Expert in Orlando - Bay Hill, FL"
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Andy Norton has been in the real estate business for 31 years. He specializes in move-up and move-down buyers and sellers as he understands that every home is a "stepping stone" home for someone else.
Andy is licensed in Florida, Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC. He also holds the CRS, GRI, GREEN, AHWD, and SRES designations, and received a B.A. from Boston University.
He recognizes the fact that all clients want the ease and convenience of reaching their agent at any time and understands their need to have a personal connection to the Realtor handling their biggest investment, their home. As your personal Realtor, you can count on Andy to be there when you need him, night or day. He understands all the nuances involved in a transaction and will work hard to ensure that your next sale or purchase will be stress-free and a success.
Prior to real estate, Andy worked for consumer advocate Ralph Nader in Washington, DC. In addition to his real estate career, he serves as a national moderator for two online groups: Housing & Disabilities and Real Estate Agents Over 55. He holds securities licenses for Series 7 and Series 66.
Orlando - Bay Hill Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of May 25th, 2015: homes priced around $1,037,954 compared to $1,009,042 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +3%. For Friday, May 29th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.90%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.06%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.27%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.82%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Orlando - Bay Hill FL. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Orlando - Bay Hill to help you find the best home!