Tavares

Nestled among three splendid lakes, Tavares is filled to the brim with amenities, including a splash park, a burgeoning entertainment district, and a vibrant waterfront on Lake Dora. This makes the city ideal for those who prefer a low-key but leisurely lifestyle.

The scenic waterways of the Harris Chain of Lakes gives over 15,000 residents easy access to the neighboring communities of Leesburg, Lady Lake, and Eustis, among others.

Known as “America’s Seaplane City” for the public-use seaplane base that can be found here, Tavares continues to attract families, retirees, and anyone in search of a wonderful place to call home.

Tavares Fl Real Estate

The housing stock is fairly new, with most homes having been built sometime after 1990. It consists primarily of single-family homes, mobile homes, and condos. Vacant waterfront lots are also available.

Tavares homes often have 3 to 5 bedrooms, and typical features include hardwood floors, walk-in closets, and stone counters. Outdoor spaces such as spacious foyers, screened patios, and landscaped front yards are a common sight.

Waterfront homes are situated along canals that lead to the famed Harris Chain of Lakes. These homes give you direct access to the water, as well as gorgeous views of the water’s surface.

There are a number of 55+ communities in the city, all of which boast exclusive amenities and a great selection of single-level homes with water or golf course views.

Attractions and amenities

There are many ways to unwind in Seaplane City. Play your favorite sport, go kayaking, dine at a waterfront restaurant, or simply appreciate Tavares’s natural beauty.

  • Wooton Park. Here you’ll find the seaplane base and marina that the city is known for. Boat slip rentals are available, as well as pavilions and gazebos that may be reserved for private events and social gatherings.
  • Children’s Splash Park. Open from April to December, the splash park features water slides, a short zip line, and other fun structures that are sure to delight kids. Most of the area is shaded by mature trees, and the nearby playground gives kids another option when they get tired of frolicking in the water.
  • Fred Stover Sports Complex. This ADA-accessible complex boasts four lighted ball courts, batting cages, and dugouts. Enjoy a friendly match and then have snacks at the concession stand afterwards.
  • Aesop’s Park Vegetable Garden. Tavares’s “community backyard” has provisions for vegetable gardens, play areas for dogs, and a gleaming pond. You can lease individual plots for a nominal fee and grow your own produce.
  • Pavilion on the Lake. This 2-story building overlooks Lake Dora and is a fantastic venue for weddings, corporate events, and family reunions. Glass window walls, a winding staircase, and an entrance lined with gas street lamps create an elegant and charming atmosphere.
  • Downtown Tavares. Head downtown to satisfy your craving for Italian, Mexican, and Japanese cuisine. You’ll also find an array of shops that sell souvenirs, sports gear, antiques, and memorabilia.

If you want to experience the best that Tavares has to offer, call MMorris Realty and Investments at (352) 435-4663 or send an email to [email protected].


Homes For Sale in Tavares FL

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3 | 1
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2,702
SqFt
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#G5050799 | House
Listing Courtesy of MORRIS REALTY AND INVESTMENTS 352-435-4663
4
Beds
3
Baths
3,677
SqFt
(38)
 
 
#S5058701 | House
Listing Courtesy of LA ROSA REALTY, LLC 321-939-3748
4
Beds
3
Baths
3,003
SqFt
(28)
 
 
#G5042178 | House
Listing Courtesy of EXP REALTY LLC 888-883-8509
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,506
SqFt
 
 
#G5054431 | House
Listing Courtesy of EXP REALTY LLC 888-883-8509
4
Beds
3 | 1
Baths
2,800
SqFt
(11)
 
 
#G5055375 | House
Listing Courtesy of KELLIE & CO REAL ESTATE 352-735-4060
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2
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1,970
SqFt
(52)
 
 
#G5042830 | House
Listing Courtesy of ALBERSON REALTY 352-308-8240
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2 | 1
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3,797
SqFt
(31)
 
 
#G5055158 | House
Listing Courtesy of PARRISH REALTY GROUP INC
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3 | 1
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3,151
SqFt
(39)
 
 
#A4534510 | House
Listing Courtesy of KEYS REALTY REDEFINED LLC
4
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4
Baths
3,100
SqFt
(9)
 
 
#G5055261 | House
Listing Courtesy of OLYMPUS EXECUTIVE REALTY INC
5
Beds
4 | 1
Baths
3,273
SqFt
(6)
 
 
#G5055253 | House
Listing Courtesy of OLYMPUS EXECUTIVE REALTY INC
4
Beds
2 | 1
Baths
2,712
SqFt
(6)
 
 
#G5053725 | House
Listing Courtesy of OLYMPUS EXECUTIVE REALTY INC 407-469-0090
5
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4 | 1
Baths
3,273
SqFt
(5)
 
 
#G5054655 | House
Listing Courtesy of OLYMPUS EXECUTIVE REALTY INC 407-469-0090
5
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4 | 1
Baths
3,273
SqFt
(10)
 
 
#G5055255 | House
Listing Courtesy of OLYMPUS EXECUTIVE REALTY INC
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,583
SqFt
(26)
 
 
#G5055060 | House
Listing Courtesy of RE/MAX PREMIER REALTY 352-461-0800
3
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2
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2,038
SqFt
(43)
 
 
#G5054834 | House
Listing Courtesy of OLYMPUS EXECUTIVE REALTY INC
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,988
SqFt
(32)
 
 
#O6020595 | House
Listing Courtesy of OPENDOOR BROKERAGE LLC 407-634-1744
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,740
SqFt
(15)
Open House: May 16, 2022 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
 
#O6025555 | House
Listing Courtesy of OPENDOOR BROKERAGE LLC 407-634-1744
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,481
SqFt
 
 
#G5055293 | House
Listing Courtesy of DUNN REALTY
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,870
SqFt
(29)
 
 
#O6021278 | House
Listing Courtesy of OLYMPUS EXECUTIVE REALTY INC
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,001
SqFt
(25)
 
 
#O5990786 | House
Listing Courtesy of SM FLORIDA BROKERAGE LLC 321-277-7042
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,839
SqFt
 
 
#O6011013 | House
Listing Courtesy of SM FLORIDA BROKERAGE LLC 321-277-7042
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,828
SqFt
(20)
 
 
#O6005654 | House
Listing Courtesy of D R HORTON REALTY INC 866-476-2601
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,672
SqFt
(16)
 
 
#O6021708 | House
Listing Courtesy of D R HORTON REALTY INC 866-476-2601
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,828
SqFt
(27)
 
 
#O6024044 | House
Listing Courtesy of D R HORTON REALTY INC 866-476-2601
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