Real Estate Listings in Colonialtown North, Orlando, FL
About Colonialtown Homes For Sale & Orlando Real Estate
Colonialtown is One of Orlando’s Trendiest Neighborhoods
Colonialtown is an Orlando suburb located just northeast of the downtown area that as seen a lot of growth in recent years, from new restaurants, to bars, shops and Colonialtown homes for sale. The area is small, but due to its prime location, it’s a very popular place to live, bordered by Park Lake/Higland, Lake Formosa, Rowena Gardens, and Audubon Park.
Colonialtown North is probably most well-known for the trendy Mills 50 District. A member-based organization including many local businesses owners, local government officials, and residents, the Mills 50 District features local favorites like Colonial Photo & Hobby Shop, the historic Cameo Theater, Black Rooster Taqueria, Market at Mills 50, and many more! It’s also home to the Antique District and Little Vietnam.
Colonialtown South, the area located south of Hillcrest Street and north of E Robinson Street, was designated a local Historic District in 2000. The neighborhood developed over six decades through a series of real estate booms and busts of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The earliest subdivision was platted in the area in 1883.
The food scene in Orlando is quickly making a name for itself across the country, and the Colonialtown neighborhood is no exception. Try the popular Sticky Rice Laotian restaurant, located just off of Colonial Drive and serving up traditional Lao street food. Or if you’re in the mood for something a bit more classic, check out The Strand. This farm-to-table restaurant features New American dishes with only the freshest ingredients.
Located on the northern edge of Colonialtown is Harry P Leu Gardens. The popular 50-acre botanical gardens features the most beautiful of local and exotic plants. There is also an interesting museum on site.
Colonialtown Real Estate
Colonialtown is a charming community with brick, tree-lined streets and many bungalow homes. It was originally developed in the 1920s and development continued through the 1960s. Some newer replacement homes are also found within the neighborhood.
Colonialtown homes for sale are great affordable options for those wanting to live near downtown. In fact, the median home price in the area is less than $200,000. This is great for first-time home buyers or those looking to downsize. It’s also possible to find larger homes in the high $400,000’s if you need a little more space.
Contact Metro City Realty when buying property in Colonialtown or selling your Colonialtown home or condo. We can also help with leasing your rental property and specialize in Colonialtown property management.