About 10 miles north of Daytona Beach in northern Volusia County is the quiet, barrier island community of Ormond-By-The-Sea. It is a haven of natural beauty, where residents take pleasure in barefoot walks on the sand and gentle ocean breezes. The island is bordered by the Halifax River on the west and the Atlantic Ocean on the east.
Despite the gorgeous waterfront location, the community remains untarnished by the travel industry. Some property owners retreat to this beach community as a home away from home, but the majority of the 8,900 residents stay year-round. Instead of clubs and flashy attractions, the unincorporated community consists of residential properties and local shops and restaurants. Real estate options consist of single-family detached homes in a range of styles and prices as well as condominiums and townhouses.
For those who want a break from this serenity, the hot spot of Daytona Beach is just a short drive away via U.S. Route 1. Other nearby communities include Ormond Beach, Holly Hill and Flagler Beach. The intersection of Interstates 95 and 4 is also within several miles, providing easy access to other parts of Florida. Public education for is under the jurisdiction of Volusia County School District. The nearest campuses are in Ormond Beach, just a few miles south. Volusia County School District operates more than 85 campuses in total, including six in Ormond Beach.
Price Range of Ormond By The Sea Homes for sale: Houses in Volusia County
Ormond-By-The-Sea real estate options vary widely, despite a limited inventory of about 5,700 total housing units in the area. Two of the primary property amenities are the gorgeous scenic views and the waterfront location. The large real estate selection of waterfront homes attracts resort and investment buyers, as well as those looking for a lifestyle change.
The prospective home buyer in Ormond-By-The-Sea will find contemporary, waterfront condominiums for sale, homey townhouse-style units, beach bungalows, cottages and family homes. With such a wide range of spectacular housing options, pricing varies from affordable to premium level prices. The prevailing real estate range for detached, single-family homes and condominiums for sale is about $200,000 and up to $2 million or more.
Ormond By The Sea Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of March 2nd, 2015: homes priced around $350,755 compared to $358,033 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -2%. For Monday, March 2nd, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.94%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.02%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.29%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.04%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Ormond By The Sea FL. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Ormond By The Sea to help you find the best home!