Arcadia Municipal Golf Course, in the City of Arcadia, is a small community surrounded by overwhelming natural beauty and peaceful farmland. It is centrally located between Orlando, Ft. Myers, Sarasota and Lake Okeechobee at the crossroads of US 17 and State Route 70.
Most golf homes found in the area are single-family homes, townhomes, and mobile homes, ranging in size from 408-square feet to 2,426-square feet detached houses, priced from approximately $35,000 for a one-bedroom unit and up to $500,000 for a larger four-bedroom golf house. These golf properties consist of 1 to 4-bedrooms, 2 to 4-bathrooms, and many houses have 2 to 3-car garages. Open lots for building a new home are also available from 1.03 to 5-acres, priced at $60,000 to $160,000.
This golf neighborhood is an ideal place to raise children. There are excellent schools close by and it is centrally located, so there is easy access to the major surrounding cities, including Sarasota for its beaches and Fort Myers for its shops, fine dining and coastal cuisine.
Nearby Arcadia is famous throughout Florida for its historic downtown antique district. On the fourth Saturday of each month, vendors from surrounding locations take over the streets with even more wares and precious finds. The City, full of well-preserve old buildings and has a quiet, relaxed atmosphere with a country feel.
More than 7,000 people reside in Arcadia which is a beautiful small town and easy to get around town. People are friendly and the crime rate is also minimal, making it an attractive prospect for golf home buyers looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the inner city.
The centerpiece of this golf community is the Arcadia Municipal Golf Course, an 18-hole, regulation length golf course designed by Ted Eller. The course is known for its good pace of play, friendly staff, and nice greens.
This community’s resident are often busy with various annual events such as the Arcadia Municipal Airport's Aviation Day or the DeSoto County's annual fair hosted in Arcadia, which is also the home of three rodeo events and has the state's largest grouping of antique dealers. Arcadia has numerous parades, including a Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Parade, a March Rodeo Parade, Independence Day Parade, Veterans Day Parade, a Cinco de Mayo Parade, and a Christmas Parade.
Residents near Arcadia Municipal Golf Course can visit Brownsville Park, The Arcadia Opera House, antique shops, Morgan Park, Arcadia Seas, DeSoto Memorial Hospital DMH, and more. Daily shopping and groceries are also just minutes away with both large and small retailers as well as Publix Super Market, Arcadia Grocery Store and Lakay Resto Take Out, Cardenas Supermarket, Walmart Supercenter, and Fiesta Food Mart.
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