Single family houses are the most popular category of real estate. By definition, they are single unit properties. However, they dramatically range in style and characteristics, accommodating the requirements of diverse groups of buyers. The following is helpful information on single family homes in Florida.
Advantages of Single Family Living
Single family living is most desired for its independence. Beyond local building codes, you maintain the freedom to make changes to your property to meet your preferences. Most single families come with some dedicated land so that you may benefit from your outdoor space as much as your indoor living area. Home loan alternatives tend to be most advantageous for single family houses as well (compared to other types of houses).
Types of Single Family Houses
Single family buildings are available in many different styles. Colonial styles feature two full levels of living area. Capes feature two levels but usually include sloped ceilings on the second level. Ranches offer just one living level above ground. Split entry styles typically have stairs up and down at the front of the home with one full level above and a finished basement level. Sometimes single family buildings may be attached to others. These are the most used home styles, although there are an abundance of other designs such as log homes and modern style.
As with all kinds of home, single families may incorporate distinct amenities. Some may feature different types of rooms, specialized kitchens, finished basement rooms, certain finishes, and more. Special upgrades will make a house stand out and appeal to particular groups of buyers. The upgrades tend to depend on the price of the home.
Single Family Homes In Florida
A majority of single family homes in Florida are indexed in the local MLS system. As a real estate agent, I can provide you with direct access to those properties for sale. Visit to view a current list of single family homes in Florida. If you are searching for very specific property amenities, please contact me. I can help refine the list to reflect your requirements. I may also notify you of new listings that meet your preferences.