Greenacres, Florida Houses for Sale

Greenacres is located in the state of Florida and a city in the central area of Palm Beach County. 1n 1909, thousands of acres of lands in the Everglades and those that are situated along the coast of Lake Worth were purchased. The men who bought it then sold the area to buyers that are located all over the United States and Canada, wherein they have been offering 5 acres plots $250, wherein a $10 downpayment and $10 per month charge. With the difficulties in farming involved in the Everglades then forces the 308 buyers to settle instead in their properties that are located along Lake Worth, the present-day area of Lake Worth City. With the land boom that started in the 1920s, these lots were then effectively abandoned by the settlers. The city is close to the major cities of Lake Worth and Wellington. Greenacres is home to more than 39,800 people. Around 64% of the population own their residence. The median home value in the city is $136,600, which is slightly lower than the national average of $184,700. Besides families, many young professionals also live in Greenacres, which may be one of the reasons why most residents have a liberal outlook in life. It is a good place to stay in, with its diverse community, bustling commercial districts, and various housing options. There is no shortage of sights to see and things to do in Greenacres. Must-visit destinations for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts include the Okeeheelee Park, Okeeheelee Nature Center, John Prince Park, Pinehurst Mountain Bike Trail, and Mounts Botanical Garden.

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