Westshore-South Tampa Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Florida
Complete with bustling business activity, great shopping, a thriving arts community and some of the oldest, most impressive homes in the county, the Westshore-South Tampa area of Florida has much to offer. The region is located within the City of Tampa, between Tampa International Airport and historic Ybor City. The proximity to both the airport and the Tampa Convention Center has made the Westshore district particularly popular with corporations. As a result, the dining, lodging and shopping opportunities are excellent and plentiful. (more)
The downtown-South Tampa area is known for world-class entertainment, from professional sports at St. Pete Times Forum to live opera at Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center. Other nearby attractions include Busch Gardens, Adventure Island Theme Parks and the Florida Aquarium. Residents and visitors may also enjoy antique shopping in South Tampa, people watching on Bayshore Boulevard or rollerblading along the Gandy Friendship Trail Bridge. The mild Florida weather is ideal for relaxing outdoors, as year-round temperatures generally fluctuate between the 60ís in winter and 90ís degrees in summer. Several major roadways serving Westshore-South Tampa, including Interstate 275, provide easy access to neighboring communities and popular Florida beaches. Located within Hillsborough County, Tampa is about 300 miles northwest of Miami. Hillsborough County Public Schools provide education for students in grades K-12. Several colleges and universities, including the University of South Florida and the University of Tampa, are nearby for those who wish to attain a degree in higher education. Real estate options in Westshore-South Tampa consist of single-family detached homes, estate properties, condominiums, townhouses and land lots.
Price Range of Westshore-South Tampa Homes for Sale - Houses
This section of Westshore-South Tampa was one of the first in the region to be residentially developed. The neighborhoods range from clusters of historic bungalows to groupings of waterfront homes complete with all the modern amenities. Many of Westshore-South Tampa's homes are single-story, with either two or three bedrooms. Single-family detached homes are priced starting from the mid-$200,000s. Larger homes with more amenities can be purchased beginning in the mid-$300,000s.(more)
Spectacular estate properties are priced from the high $800,000s to more than $10 million for expansive luxury, waterfront estates or estates with water views and bay access. Condominiums and townhouses range in price from below $200,000 to over $2 million. A limited selection of land and lots are also available for custom development.
Westshore-South Tampa, Florida Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
Westshore-South Tampa Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of May 18th, 2015: homes priced around $410,174 compared to $390,379 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +5%. For Friday, May 22nd, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.89%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.05%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.23%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.76%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Westshore-South Tampa 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 Westshore-South Tampa to help you find the best home!