Orange County FL Real Estate
Orange County FL real estate is known for its proximity to some of the most popular attractions in the U.S. and the world. This was traditionally "orange country" with over 80,000 acres dedicated to its primary crop. Today, this vibrant Florida county is now focusing on growing a population of innovators, investors and business owners. Read more about buying Orange County FL homes & properties.
Orange Country Real Estate
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Orange County FL Homes
Orange County FL homes lie within Florida's central business hub and is part of the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford Metropolitan Statistical Area. Orlando, Florida's 5th largest city is Orange County's county seat.
Orange County Real Estate
Orange County is experiencing high demand for real estate, making a home purchase here a wise investment. There are a substantial number of incorporated and unincorporated cities, towns and communities to choose from. With the plans for new interstate thoroughfares and SunRail, there will be many opportunities for equity building in the near future.
The recent foreclosure crisis has caused a drastic reduction in Florida's real estate prices, leaving the market open for people who want to invest in a Central Florida home before real estate values inevitably climb back up.
Orange County's Economy
Orange County homes are close to some of the largest and fastest-growing businesses, companies and corporations in the country. This includes, of course, Disney â€“ Central Florida's largest employer â€“ but also such organizations as Central Florida Research Park, Lockheed-Martin, Siemens, the USAF, Universal Studios, Orlando Regional Medical Center and many, many more.
Central Florida's growing population and demand for real estate have also spawned many more job opportunities in the outlying areas of Orange County, farther away from Orlando and environs. The entire county is full of opportunities for lucrative employment in a variety of industries.
Orange County Attractions
Orange County holds an amazing number of Florida attractions. They are so varied and complex, that it could take a lifetime of living in the area to fully experience them all â€“ and even then, you would probably have some unexplored places!
The "Number One" attraction is, of course, Walt Disney World Resort, the world's largest and most visited of its kind. Theme parks, water parks, golf courses… it would be hard to find an attraction that's NOT in the resort! Most people don't get the chance for a vacation that's long enough to at least see a glimpse of this incredible resort. Obviously Orange County homeowners have plenty of opportunities!
A number of other popular attractions include Sea World, Animal Kingdom, Blizzard Beach, Typhoon Lagoon, MGM, Epcot, Wet N' Wild, Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, and some of the best restaurants and resorts in America. For more information, explore Orlando Attractions.
Orange County Parks and Recreation
The climate of Central Florida makes outdoor sports extremely popular. Orange County Parks and Recreation operates 95 parks, nature preserves and recreation complexes in the county area.
Real estate on water and adjoining parks and nature areas is abundantly available. For the Orange County nature lover, waterfront real estate or homes near Orange County parkland might be an ideal compromise between the country and the city.
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