About Orange Park

Orange Park, FL Real Estate

Orange Park, Florida is a wonderful community. There are a number of Orange Park Homes for sale as well as Orange Park FL Real Estate and Orange Park Properties that are available to be purchased. There are many conveniences and amenities. One can learn from a resident or an Orange Park Realtor that there are many things to like about the town.

The history of the area begins before the Civil War, where it was a plantation and the vicinity was known for farming. After the war ended, the ownership of the area changed a number of times before finally being purchased by the Florida Winter Home and Improvement Company. The land was divided up and into Orange Park Real Estate and people came to the area seeking Homes for sale in Orange Park and they indeed found Orange Park FL Homes. Business came to the area and it has thrived to this day. Additional details about the history of the area are found at http://www.ophistory.org/ and http://www.townoforangepark.com/town-government/town-history/.

People who are seeking Real Estate in Orange Park or Orange Park Homes will discover that the area has a number of excellent parks. One popular park is Town Hall Park, which is close to Town Hall. The park is filled with beautiful oak trees and there is plenty of grass around the park for fun activities. Children will be sure to enjoy a splendid playground that includes swings and other entertaining activities. It is a place that is known for hosting outdoor events, such as picnics and weddings. Other parks in the area include Somer’s Sunshine Park and the Orange Park Skateboard Park. Links to these and other parks are at http://www.townoforangepark.com/departments/economic-community-development/parks-recreation/parks/.

Since Orange Park is close to Doctors Lake and St. Johns River, there are plenty of water activities for people to do. Fishing is always a popular endeavor for many as well as water tubing, swimming and water skiing. The Natural Healing Day Spa is a great place for women and men to receive a massage, a facial or other body treatments. The link to the site is at http://www.naturalhealingspaop.com. There are two golf clubs that are sure to please golfing enthusiasts. The clubs are Eagle Harbor Golf Club and Golf Club at Fleming Island.

There are many events in the Orange Park community that people can participate. In autumn, the Fall Festival is an annual tradition for more than 30 years. There is live entertainment for people of all ages and plenty of food to enjoy. Shopping enthusiasts will find plenty of things to purchase. During Christmas time, people can attend the Hometown Holiday in the Park event or visit the Santa Parade and see Santa himself. More information of these and other events in Orange Park are at http://www.townoforangepark.com/departments/economic-community-development/parks-recreation/special-events/.

Contact an Orange Park Real Estate Agent to receive information on various Orange Park Homes. There are plenty of opportunities to become an Orange Park Home Buyer. Orange Park is a great community in which to live.
Greg Mosley
Greg Mosley
Realtor