The oldest city in the United States, St. Augustine is a city that is as rich with American history as it is with stunning beaches and warm, sunny weather. St. Augustine’s Historic Downtown district is one of the city’s most highly sought-after neighborhoods, and both residents and visitors alike take advantage of its walkability. Many people who enjoy a bustling city lifestyle will feel right at home living near Downtown St. Augustine, and choosing a condo close to the heart of the city means that dining, nightlife, and shopping are all right within reach. There are a number of condominium communities located only a short distance from Historic Downtown, offering homebuyers plenty of desirable options.
Built in 1935, the 12-unit building that is home to Lakeview Condos was fully renovated in 2004, combining its original elegance and rich history with new, modern features. Condos contain stunning hardwood floors, crown molding, and door transoms as well as elegant, high ceilings. Residents can enjoy views of the water, and each unit is accompanied by its own parking space. Located only two blocks away from Historic Downtown St. Augustine and surrounded by single-family homes, Lakeview Condos is the ideal destination for those who seek the low-maintenance lifestyle of condo living with easy access to the heart of the city. Homes at Lakeview Condos are approximately 900 square feet and prices fall in the low to mid $400s.
Inlet Place Condos
Inlet Place is home to waterfront condos that allow for easy access to Historic Downtown St. Augustine. Situated on Salt Run, Inlet Place Condos offer residents access to private deep water boat slips, and from their balconies they can enjoy views of the ocean, Salt Run, and Conch Island. St Augustine Inlet is only a short drive away, and the Conch House Marina is located just next door, which offers boaters a place to stock up on fuel and supplies. Boating enthusiasts will be hard pressed to find a better condo complex than Inlet Place. Homes at Inlet Place Condos are priced from the high $700s to the low $800s.
Cortez on the Water
Poised on St. Augustine’s Salt Run, Cortez on the Water is a brand new community of condominiums that caters to boaters and beachgoers alike. Residents can take advantage of deepwater slips, one of which comes with each unit, and marina hookups located only a few steps from your front door. Amenities include a private rooftop deck, two car garage, and community swimming pool complete with deck. Accessing the heart of downtown St. Augustine is as easy as crossing the Bridge of Lions or traveling by boat. Cortez on the Water is surrounded by excellent golf courses, finishing, shopping, and historical attractions. Homebuyers can expect to pay between $1M and $2.7M for homes at Cortez on the Water.
The Views at Baypointe
The Views at Baypointe is nothing short of a treasure for those who crave the ability to live within walking distance of Historic Downtown. Waterfront views offer residents the opportunity to sit by the community pool and watch the boats go by as they soak in the warm St. Augustine sun. Living at The Views at Baypointe gives residents easy access to the walk along the bay, taking in the area’s rich history, gorgeous architecture, and lively arts and music scene. Residents incur a $500 per month HOA fee in exchange for the low-maintenance lifestyle that accompanies condo living. Home prices at The Views at Baypointe span the $400s, and units contain two bedrooms and two bathrooms, each of which is roughly 1,200 square feet.
It’s hard to imagine a better place to call home for those who prefer downtown living than the historic Lyon Condominiums. Originally built in the late 1800s, the building has since been thoroughly renovated into luxury condominiums. Residents have access to a community rooftop that makes for the perfect place to entertain guests or take in views of the city. Units all feature two bedrooms and two bathrooms, and monthly HOA fees are approximately $600. Home prices at Lyon Condominiums start in the high $300s and up to the high $400s.Posted by Brad Officer on