The Orlando Metropolitan Area is a relatively large chunk of land in the middle of Florida, along the eastern coast. Pretty much smack-dab in the middle of the Orlando Metropolitan Area is the city of Altamonte Springs. Altamonte Springs has boosted in developments and real estate value, thanks to the continued growth in the region. The city of Altamonte Springs is located just five to eight miles from Downtown Orlando, which makes it a great place to live in for people working, studying, raising a family, or retiring. Over the past year, the market value in this area has dropped because of the recession, and now is a great time to pick up a wonderful home with a great location and a reasonable price tag.
Altamonte Springs real estate sits just along Interstate 4, and there are numerous main roads passing through the city and running into nearby cities and areas. For example, Orlando Avenue, which sits to the east of the city, is a main artery which runs parallel to Interstate 4 and takes you toward downtown Orlando. Longwood sits just a few miles to the north of Altamonte Springs and it is accessible by Orlando Avenue as well. Some of the other great features of Altamonte Springs' location include its proximity to a number of lakes, the fact that Altamonte Mall sits right near the center of the city, and the city has access to nearly anywhere you need to go for work, school, play, or some R&R.
The homes in Altamonte Springs come in a variety of types, including single-family homes, condominiums, apartments, and townhomes. With the diversity of homes that you can find in this city, it would be wise to look around before making your decision. Be prepared to spend anywhere between $150,000 to well over $1,000,000 for an Altamonte Springs home.
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