According to Wikipedia, a townhouse is a type of terraced housing. It usually has a smaller footprint with multiple floors. From the 18th century, the townhouse provided a city residence during the “social season”, for wealthy landowners or nobility. Today, townhouses are sought after for the simple lifestyle they provide. On Old Treeline Trail in DeLand, Fla., you find ease of lifestyle, traditional elegance & the tranquility of a lagoon.
It's the dog days of summer in Central Florida, but thanks to Mother Nature, there are natural places we can cool off. Our area is surrounded by natural springs that are a cool 72 degrees year-round. Although the cool water is consistent with all of our springs, we thought we would highlight some of the differences regarding these crystal clear resources that are at our disposal.
Once again, DeLand has commercial construction projects that are visible along Woodland Blvd. Here are a few updates on three major projects.
Downtown DeLand is a popular spot for great drinks, delicious cuisines and sweet treats. Many locals like to pair visiting establishments with others, making their experience the perfect one-two punch. We decided to list a few of our favorites. Give them a try, if you already haven’t.
Living in Central Florida has its privileges. The summers are hot, but the other months out of the year provide some of the best weather in the country. A possible challenge that many face when they move to Florida is where do you go on vacation when you live in the vacation destination of the United States? One thing that many locals forget is that we live near one of the most popular cruise ports in the country, and locals can get great deals on an all inclusive vacation for their family.
Volusia County commercial and residential developments are on the rise throughout the county, and one of the biggest areas of growth is at LPGA Boulevard and I-95, thanks to the recent addition of the Tanger Outlet Mall. Since the mall has arrived, several other additions have taken place.
What is it?
Mid Century Modern refers to homes built between 1933 - 1965. But what defines Mid Century Modern style? In the 1950's the term was recognized as a style descriptor. Currently it is celebrated worldwide as a significant design movement. The goal was to bring modernism into America’s post–war suburbs. With strong European influences, the design and function targeted the needs of the average American family. Today, it’s vogue.
The power of a mentor should never be underestimated. Andrew Oates is one of the newest members of the Swann Real Estate team, but his path to get here is one that he never expected. Andrew is grateful to a friend and mentor that invested in his life at an early age that brought him to focus on residential real estate.
Convenience and safety is the name of the game at Forest Trace, a DeLand subdivision that is literally next door to Citrus Grove Elementary School. With sizable properties and more than ample square footage, this community has a lot to offer young families, or those of any age for that matter. We sat down with recent DeLand residents, the Martinez family, and asked why they enjoy living in Forest Trace.
Summertime in Florida can be a difficult time to find things to do with your family that will beat the heat. Fortunately, those that live in the Central Florida area have access to some of the most amazing hotels and pools not far away. Perfect for a weekend getaway or a one-night retreat, these hotel pools have amazing features, and many are comparable miniature waterparks. A one-night stay with access to the pool can cost much less than waterpark admission for your entire family, plus you get a night away!
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Swann Real Estate has been an established part of the local community since 1987.