Deerwood is a premier neighborhood and Jacksonville's first gated community. It is home to the member owned Deerwood Country Club which features a 18 hole golf course, activity center, swimming pool, fitness center, dining and tennis courts. It is host to many events too.
The property itself is host to roughly 1000 residences with a mix off garden homes, condos, multi-acre estates and single family houses. The residential area boasts a nice park with bathrooms, and picnic areas for family gatherings. It is a highly desired community which is reflected in the immaculate features of the area.
Based in a convenient location to Downtown Jacksonville, the Avenues Mall, St John's Town Center and the freeway, Deerwood is a prime location. It holds high standards for residency and employs round the clock guard service at two entrances.
Square footage varies and the single family residence lot sizes are generous. In 2013, the average days on market for a property in this area was only 90 days, as demand is and continues to be high. The average price of a property listing in Deerwood was $450,000.
Deerwood is considered to be in the Southside area of Jacksonville. Homes for sale in Southside vary with time on market and price. Nearby neighborhoods include Deercreek, Baymeadows and Mandarin. All highly desired areas, homes for sale in these neighborhoods can be snapped up fairly quick if they are priced correctly.