88 Tampa Bay Luxury Homes Sold From January to April 2012

A total of 88 Tampa Bay luxury homes were sold over the four-month period from January to April 2012, based on records from the Florida MLS system.

The most expensive home was sold for $6.2 million and the least-priced home was sold for $1 million. The most unique sales prices were $1,000,001 and $1,700,005, with the ending digits probably chosen to post more interesting purchase numbers on the records. The mean sales price was $1,340,750.

What we can observe from these million-dollar homes sold are the following:
1.   Most had private pools. Only 14 had none. Seven others had access to community pools and another seven had both private and community pools.

2.   The number of bedrooms range from 3 to 10, with the most number of homes having four and five bedrooms. Thirty-two had 4 bedrooms and another 32 had five bedrooms. Only one property had 10 bedrooms — the one in Dunedin — and only one had 8 bedrooms — the one in Sanctuary on Livingston in Lutz.

2.   Total heated living area ranges from 2,048 to 17,145 square feet, which is the total heated area of the most expensive property sold. The other largest properties sold had total heated areas of 9,254; 9,143; 8,748; 8,660; 8,276; and 8,147 square meters.

3.   Most of these million-dollar Tampa Bay homes are located on water or near water, specifically the Gulf of Mexico. Clearwater was the runaway winner, as ten homes worth a total of $16,810,000 were sold over the four-month period. Clearwater is a city in Pinellas County, situated on Florida’s west coast, on the Gulf of Mexico. It’s known for its white-sand beaches, man-made and natural attractions and its rich heritage.

These are the zip codes that had the most number of Tampa Bay luxury homes sold and highest dollar sales volumes over the four-month period from January to April 2012:

Zip Units    Total
Codes    Sold Dollar Sales    Community/City
33767 10 $16,810,000 Clearwater
33708 7 11,267,505 Redington Shores/Redington Beach
33756 4 10,350,000 Belleair
33704 7 9,992,500 Snell Isle, St. Petersburg
33701 6 8,756,500 Bay Shore/Vinoy Park, St. Petersburg
33606 6 8,705,000 Davis Islands
33785 5 8,154,000 Indian Rocks Beach
33629 5 7,599,001 Belmar Shore/Bayview, Tampa
33613 5 7,445,000 De Avila, Tampa
33609 6 6,985,500 Beach Park
33706 4 5,734,000 St. Pete Beach
33715 3 5,272,500 Tierra Verde
33602 4 4,940,000 Downtown Tampa
33556 2 3,253,800 Odessa
34698 2 3,250,000 Dunedin
33647 2 2,600,000 New Tampa
33761 1 1,300,000 Woodsong, Clearwater
33634 1 1,200,000 Pelican Island, Tampa
33702 1 1,190,000 Brightwaters, St. Petersburg
34685 1 1,150,000 Palm Harbor
33572 1 1,100,000 Apollo Beach
33707 1 1,055,000 Gulfport
33527 1 1,025,000 Dover
33559 1 1,010,000 Lutz

 

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