Orlando, Florida - $219,000
Orlando, Florida - $165,900
Orlando, Florida - $339,900
Lake Mary, Florida - $325,000
St. Cloud, Florida - $119,000
Eustis, Florida - $159,000
Oviedo, Florida - $358,000
Central Florida For Sale By Owner is proud to target Orlando, Florida as one of
its primary fsbo markets. Click here to see
homes and properties listed in and around Orlando at Central Florida For
Sale By Owner.
Orlando is a major city in Central Florida. It is the county seat of Orange County
and the center of the Greater Orlando metropolitan region. The Greater Orlando metropolitan
area has a population of approximately 2,082,628 while the city-proper population
is 230,519. Orlando is the fifth largest city in Florida by population, the third
largest metropolitan area in Florida by population, and the third largest metropolitan
area in Florida, after Miami and Tampa, FL.
The Orlando area is a major tourist destination and is the home of the Universal
Orlando Resort and SeaWorld. Orlando is also about 21 miles northeast of Lake Buena
Vista, Florida, home of the Walt Disney World Resort. These attractions significantly
contribute to Orlando, Florida tourism, making the city the most visited American
city among travelers in 2009. Orlando is also home to the University of Central
Florida, the largest university campus by student enrollment in the state of Florida
and among the largest in the United States.
Orlando, FL attracts roughly 47 million vacationers and thrill-seekers per year
with about 5- 10% originating from an international location. The international
airport, named appropriately the Orlando International Airport, coded MCO, is often
the single busiest airport in the United States for destination flights, and 13th
busiest among all domestic airports. It currently ranks in the top 30 for busiest
airports in the world.
Orlando, Florida is named after Orlando Reeves, according to officials for the city.
He was supposedly a serviceman who fought the Seminole Indian tribe during their
second war with Florida. To the contrary, however, most historians do not believe
this man ever even existed. A multitude of theories have come about regarding the
name’s origin, including a Shakespearean character named Orlando, as well as a prominent
cattle rancher by that name. No single hypothesis has been proven true, however
Orlando, Florida has been given the nickname "The City Beautiful," do to its beautiful
homes and polished landscaping. At the heart of the city sits Lake Eola and a small
park surrounding the lake used frequently by jogging enthusiasts and locals looking
The housing market for Orlando, Florida homes has been abysmal in the past few years
due to a large volume of homes and a sudden decline of new residents. This has been
compounded by the foreclosure market, but the first quarter of 2012 is expecting
to see the bottom of this downward spiral. In fact, now may be the perfect time
for sale by owner homes in Orlando, FL because the house prices are not
expected to drop much lower. Many people are looking to
sell a home in Orlando, FL so the city could quickly compensate, but a new
rush on home sales could quickly bring the housing market up to levels seen earlier
in the century.
The fact is, many people looking to sell a home FSBO in Orlando, FL are not able
to wait, however, for this poor market to recover. That is why Central Florida For
Sale By Owner does not charge any commission fees. Without the thousands of dollars
being paid to an intermediary real estate broker to sell your home, a person selling
an FSBO home can either stay par with the current local market, or beat the market
by pricing the home a little lower, but still making the same net gains as other
competing homes using a real estate broker.
Central Florida For Sale By Owner will aggressively market and advertise for sale
by owner homes, condos, and lots in Orlando, FL.
To read more about Orlando, visit the
Orlando, Florida Wikipedia Page