Lake Forest, Jacksonville Homes For Sale & Real Estate

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Homes Near Lake Forest, Jacksonville, FL

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Lake Forest, Jacksonville, FL Real Estate Trends

Learn about the Lake Forest, Jacksonville, FL housing market through trends and averages.

Affordability of Living in Lake Forest, Jacksonville, FL

The typical home value is $128,013
Homes are typically worth $103/sqft
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Lake Forest, Jacksonville, FL Average Home Value, by Home Size

Home SizeHome Value*
1 bedroom (See homes)$119,977
2 bedrooms (See homes)$96,364
3 bedrooms (See homes)$127,768
4 bedrooms (See homes)$149,053
*Home value over the past month

Explore Neighborhoods in Lake Forest, Jacksonville, FL

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What Locals Say about Lake Forest

At least 23 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 77%
    Car is needed
  • 73%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 66%
    Parking is easy
  • 56%
    There are sidewalks
  • 52%
    It's dog friendly
  • 51%
    Kids play outside
  • 51%
    It's quiet
  • 45%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 41%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 37%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 34%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 31%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 31%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 28%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 12%
    There's wildlife
  • 7%
    There are community events
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  • Trulia User
    "Golly been here a year but I like it’s pretty clean an quiet everybody kinda keeps to them selves haven’t had any issues "
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    "No major events around here but neighbors will share if bbq on holidays And kids like to share with each other."
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  • Trulia User
    "No side walk and cars speed up and down the street people like to break in cars and steal your stuff "
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  • Trulia User
    "No body is picking up the dog mess or the paper on the ground plus you still have break in all the time make sure you keep your car door lock ..the good this is a lot of store all around you Burger King Popeyes Crystal walgreen."
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  • Trulia User
    "There are 3 parks within the area and many food places to go to when you are hungry but don’t want to travel far... However, if you hear shootings at night do not worry. We’re used to it because we keep in mind that it’s just Moncrief drama."
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s ok but it’s very dark not enough street light and during news years and other holidays there is too much guns being shot it’s horrible "
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Lake Forest Guide

What's it like to live in Lake Forest?

Lake Forest is a reasonably good neighborhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed atmosphere. This part of Jacksonville is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although that is not the case closer to Interstate 95. Lastly, there are a few parks nearby for residents to check out and they are especially well-situated, resulting in them being easy to access from the majority of locations within Lake Forest.

What kinds of homes are available in Lake Forest?

Around two thirds of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas renters make up the remainder. The predominant housing types in this part of Jacksonville are single detached homes and row houses. Most of the housing growth in this neighborhood happened before the 1960s. However this part of the city is especially good for those looking for three bedroom homes.

What are the schools, restaurants and shopping like in Lake Forest?

Primary schools are convenient to access on foot from most properties for sale in Lake Forest. On the other hand, there are no high schools in Lake Forest. Locals have the choice between public and private elementary schools. In terms of eating, a grocery store is generally reachable within a rather short walk from most homes for sale in Lake Forest. Residents benefit from approximately 10 restaurants and coffee shops as well.

What are the best ways to get around in Lake Forest?

Lake Forest is very car friendly. Many houses for sale are a very short drive from the closest highway, such as Interstate 95, and it is especially convenient to park. In contrast, the public transit network in Lake Forest is not very practical. Nevertheless, homeowners benefit from a few bus lines, and bus stops are usually nearby. There are relatively few pedestrians out on the streets of Lake Forest, even though running daily errands is convenient on foot.
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