Lake Placid

Lake Placid

Lake Placid was recently voted America’s most Interesting town by Reader’s Digest and is known as the Caladium Capital of the World. Throughout the Lake Placid area there are acres of caladium farms sending caladium bulbs to all parts of the world. Downtown is also known as the town of Murals which depict the history of the area. Lake Placid is a very popular area for South Florida buyers looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the big cities as this area is within a two hour drive of most South Florida locations and other coastal areas. Lake Placid is also an easy drive from several international airports with direct international flights from Canada and Europe. Lake Placid is a highly desirable area for winter buyers looking to escape cold winters and snow.

Lake Placid has 27 freshwater lakes with offers a wide variety of lakefront homes in all price ranges. Some of the most beautiful and pristine lakes in Highlands County are located here including Lake June, Lake Placid, Lake Istokpoga, Lake Grassy, Lake Huntley and Lake Clay. Smaller lakes include Lake Carrie, Lake August and others. Most lakes have public boat ramps for those not living directly on the lake.

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Included below are several communities in the Lake Placid area so you can familiarize yourself with some of your home buying options.

Sylvan Shores – This is a large neighborhood that has canal homes and lake homes around Lake Clay. It is conveniently located just off of US 27 and close to downtown Lake Placid.

Placid Lakes – is a large subdivision on the south side of Lake June. This community offers lakefront, canal front and golf course homes. Many homes have clean wide canals directly into Lake June. Beautiful luxury lakefront homes line the shores of Lake June.  Placid Lakes has its own small airport with some homes with hangers. For the golfers, there is the Placid Lakes Country Club.

Tomoka Heights – is an upscale gated 55+ community on the shores of Lake Henry and directly off US 27 for easy access. This gated community offers a clubhouse with activities, heated pool, spa, tennis, and shuffleboard. You will enjoy fishing and boating on Lake Henry. The private streets are great for walking and biking.

Leisure Lakes – is a large sprawling subdivision on the northwest end of Lake June. A wide canal connects Lake Carrie to Lake June. Another nice lake located in this subdivision is Lake Hill with lakefront homes. This is a great area if you want to have a country feel but yet be city close.

Sun ‘n Lakes of Lake Placid – offers a variety of condo and homes including canal front and lake homes on Lake Grassy. This community is on the south side of Lake Placid and has a golf course.

There are many options for home buyers in the Lake Placid area. Please contact me so I can acquaint you with the Lake Placid home buying opportunities that awaits you.


Contact Information

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Maureen Cool, CRS, CIPS, RSPS
RE/MAX Realty Plus
809 US 27 South
Sebring FL 33870
Fax: 863-385-5897

Maureen Cool * RE/MAX Realty Plus
809 US 27 South, Sebring, Florida 33870
Office: 863-385-0077 X215
Direct: 863-873-7243
Fax: 863-385-5897



Maureen Cool of RE/MAX Realty Plus offers real estate services to buyers, sellers, relocation's in the Highlands County real estate area.

Including Polk County, Hardee County, Okeechobee County, Desota County and Glades County.

Whether you are looking for luxury, investment, second home, commercial, bank owned, foreclosures properties Maureen Cool and The Cool Team are your real estate professionals for the entire Central Florida area.

Maureen Cool is your Luxury Home Expert in Highlands County. 
She can assist you with your Sebring, Avon Park and Lake Placid real estate needs. 



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