Sitting on the east side of the St. Johns River in Jacksonville’s Southside is the quiet residential bedroom community of San Jose, Florida. Situated between the communities of Lakewood to the North and Mandarin to the South, the Southside refers to everything between the St. Johns River and the Intracoastal Waterway in the South Jacksonville area.
Serving as a major port and the insurance and financial center of the state, Jacksonville is a burgeoning city that offers a strong local economy. Additionally, the area enjoys ongoing job growth, an able and abundant workforce and no state income tax. Because Jacksonville is so large, many district communities present a smorgasbord of neighborhood possibilities. Transportation is easy with the I-95 just adjacent to San Jose, as well as numerous buses, trolleys, the downtown Skyway, and Jacksonville International Airport.
With the year-round Floridian weather and proximity to the water, outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy a multitude of activities, taking full advantage of developed parks, sports and numerous recreation centers, boating and fishing. Higher education options include Jacksonville University which is only minutes away in neighboring Arlington. Jacksonville also serves as home to the NFL’s Jaguars and host to the Gator Bowl. With an abundance of culture, attractions and points of interest in nearby Jacksonville offering year-round cultural events and social activities, the San Jose area offers the best of suburban life combined with the conveniences of the city.
Real Estate Market - Price Range of San Jose, FL Houses for Sale in Jacksonville
Offering residents the best of suburban living with access to all of the amenities that the Jacksonville metro area has to offer, San Jose offers a number of real estate options in a variety of architectural styles, large land lots, and spacious square footage in a fair-priced, family-friendly area. While some of the homes in the Jacksonville area feature premium elements and brilliant water views or waterfront properties, more modest homes are also available, offering mid-century houses set on tree-lined streets. Residents looking for specific lifestyle options can choose to look for homes near the local golf course, military base, or within a gated, planned, or retirement community or in any of Jacksonville’s many subdivisions and historic areas. Homes in San Jose start under $110,000 and can exceed $6.5 million for exclusive amenities and expansive estates.
San Jose - Jacksonville Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of March 3rd, 2014: homes priced around $238,971 compared to $245,129 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -3%. For Sunday, March 9th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.39%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.42%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.76%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in San Jose - Jacksonville 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 San Jose - Jacksonville to help you find the best home!