According to Best Places, homebuyers looking for homes for sale in Tallahassee FL are in luck. The cost of living in Florida’s capital city is lower than the national average and the state average. The biggest factor when it comes to the lower-than-average cost of living is housing. This means, for people searching to buy a house in Tallahassee, the cost will be less than in other cities and states.
For FY 2021-2022, the median home price of houses for sale in Tallahassee is $220,100. To see all homes for sale in Tallahassee FL, see below. For more information about the housing market, contact an agent today.
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Across all neighborhoods, the average year of construction for homes in Tallahassee is 1986. The homes in this region are predominantly single-family, detached houses, although downtown and near the Florida State University campus, potential residents will find a number of condos for sale and townhomes for sale.
One of the many benefits of buying a home in Tallahassee is that there is an excellent selection of housing, from style to size to location. To clarify, whether you’re searching for a 1-bedroom condo downtown or a 4-bedroom, single-family home in the northeast, you’ll find what you are looking for, as there are more than 88,100 housing units in this city with a population of approximately 191,200 people.
According to the Tallahassee Board of Realtors data found in Multiple Listing Service (MLS), 5,342 residential homes sold in Leon County in 2021. 2,517 were located in the northeast, 1,679 in the northwest, 816 in the southeast, and 330 homes sold in the southwest. In comparison, 4,333 listings sold in Leon County in 2022, which is an 18% decrease, meaning the market has cooled off since the post-pandemic boom.
The average sales price of homes sold, according to data in the MLS, was $271,759, while the median sales price in 2021 was $239,000. This is an increase of 7% compared to 2020 data. When looking at more recent 2022 data, the average sales price was $307,217, which is higher than we saw, indicating there is more demand in the market.
Explore some of the single-family homes for sale in Tallahassee here:
Single-Family homes for sale Tallahassee
As a growing city, Tallahassee has a number of builders in town who specialize in new construction. While some people may assume that they can work directly with the builder and therefore don’t need a realtor when purchasing a new construction home, there are a number of benefits that come from retaining a licensed real estate agent to help you through the process. We’ve listed a few of them below:
First, realtors can provide insights on builder reputation when it comes to purchasing a new construction house in Tallahassee.
Second, a realtor can provide comparable prices for nearby homes that have sold in the area.
Third, a lot goes into building a new home! A qualified, full time agent can help you keep track of every detail so nothing is forgotten.
See new construction homes for sale in Tallahassee here:
New Construction Homes for Sale Tallahassee
For your convenience, we’ve also included a list of many of the local Tallahassee builders and their communities with new construction homes for sale:
Boulos Homes - Lexington Parc & Tower Gates
Naumann Group - Camellia Oaks (55+ retirement community)
Premier Fine Homes - Canopy, Southwood & Fletcher Oaks
For more information about new construction homes, contact one of our experienced Tallahassee realtors today:
Typically, there are anywhere between 1,000 and 1,600 active homes for sale in Tallahassee FL. Some of the most popular neighborhoods are:
You can click the links above to get more information about various Tallahassee subdivisions, including neighborhood size, average home price, home sizes, zip codes and more. You can explore other homes for sale in Tallahassee by clicking here or clicking the photo below.
Below you’ll find a list of Tallahassee area zip codes, along with a map that depicts where in the city the zip code is located. Florida’s capital city is divided into 4 quadrants - northeast, northwest, southeast and southwest. You’ll notice that some zip codes stretch across multiple quadrants.
32301 | 32302 | 32303 | 32304 | 32305 | 32306 | 32307 | 32308
32309 | 32310 | 32311 | 32312 | 32313 | 32314 | 32316 | 32317
The majority of homes for sale in Tallahassee fl are located in zip codes 32303, 32312, 32309, 32308, 32317, and 32311.
There are a number of apartments and homes for rent near FSU, FAMU and the TCC campus, however, many people opt to purchase a home or condo as an investment while their student attends a local college or university.
Some neighborhoods located close to nearby colleges include (please note, not every neighborhood may have homes for sale at the moment):
Forest Heights French Town Hartsfield Holly Hills Mission Hills Rivers Landing Summer Lake Tippecanoe Hills
There are a number of reasons why people may choose to rent instead of buying a home. Perhaps you’re saving for a down payment, or you just moved to the city for a job and want to make sure it’s a good fit before purchasing a forever home. At Coldwell Banker Hartung, we understand and we’re here to help you once you’re ready to make a move!
In the meantime, here are a few of the property management companies that offer house rentals in Tallahassee:
First Story Property Management Tally Property Management Empire Properties TLH Realty
If you’ve been renting a house in Tallahassee for a while but you don’t think you can qualify to buy, then contact one of our experienced Coldwell Banker Hartung real estate agents to discuss your unique situation.
From first time homebuyer programs, to rent-to-own programs to 0-down, there are a number of alternatives to consider to help make your dream of being a homeowner a reality.
Homes for Sale Near Tallahassee
Even though home prices in Tallahassee are lower than the national average, many people choose to live just outside the city limits for additional cost savings. At Coldwell Banker Hartung, we have real estate agents who live and work in Crawfordville, Havana, Thomasville, Quincy, Monticello, Cairo, and other nearby towns.
Alternatively, you can use our free, easy-to-navigate search engine to look through all houses for sale in Tallahassee and the surrounding areas.
The median home value in Tallahassee, FL is $237500, compared to the county median home value of $210000. The national median home value is $308980. The average price of homes sold in Tallahassee, FL is $237500. Approximately 40% of Tallahassee homes are owned, compared to 50% rented, while 11% are vacant. Tallahassee real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale. Commercial properties are also available. If you like to see a property, contact Tallahassee real estate agent to arrange a tour today!
ALMOST 12 ACRES IN THE CITY LIMITS READY FOR DEVELOPEMENT. BUYER TO VARIFY ALL DIMESIONS AND REGULATIONS ASSOCIATED WITH THE PROPERTY.
Gated, upscale NE neighborhood just 5 minutes North of Bannerman Rd; 5.59 gorgeous acres, just waiting for your dream home. Private cul de sac comprised of custom homes and incredible wildlife. Don't miss your opportunity for one the best buys in the NE.
Get away from all the hustle and bustle and listen to the lowing of cows and watch the peach trees bloom. Filled with oaks, magnolias, and dogwoods, this 9.21 acre property is located off paved Chaires Cross Road and about a mile to Chaires Baseball, tennis, and pickle ball courts. There are two wonderful homesite choices and the lot can even be subdivided.. Be sure to see the photos for a full explanation of the property. Turkey and deer visit the open spaces often. Feels like the mountains with the beautiful hills and gorgeous sunsets.
This 60-acre private sportsman's paradise is located only 25 minutes from Tallahassee and is the ideal parcel to build you a forever home. The recreational property is partially cleared and made up of hardwoods and timber. This property's ample river frontage and rolling topography attract turkey, deer, ducks, and fishing, and the famous River Ridge Plantation is located directly across from this parcel. Whether you love to hunt, ride ATVs, or go horseback riding, this property checks every box. It is the ideal property for finding peace and quiet and is exceptionally convenient to Tallahassee. It only takes 20 minutes to get to The Shops at Bannerman Crossing, Publix, and Target, 30 minutes to the restaurants and bars in Midtown, and 35 minutes to enjoy everything quaint Thomasville, Georgia, offers.
This Lot is Connected to 828 Barrie Avenue and is sold in tandem.
Lovely wooded lot just waiting for a forever home to be built!
1+ acre residential lot at the very end of Williams Landing Road nestled on the bluffs overlooking the 10,000-acres of Lake Talquin from the southern shore. Lake Talquin State Park, Public Boat Access & Public Campground nearby. Outstanding freshwater fishing w/ common species such as largemouth bass, striped bass, speckled perch, bream & catfish being caught off the park's boardwalk or dock. Wildlife roaming the park includes deer, squirrel, turkey & the occasional bear. Birders are likely to spot bald eagles & osprey soaring high above the lake. Start building your dream home today & begin living the Lake Life. Seller also owns the 1/2+ acre directly behind the 1+ acre for sale that would provide direct access to Lake Talquin State Park if sold together, that lot could also be available.
Beautiful 2.40 acre lot to build your dream home on and enjoy quiet and privacy! Lot dimension is approximate. Buyer to verify.
9 of the acres are planted pines. Property has two separate easement to access the property off of Veterans Memorial Highway. The only animal restriction is that horses have to be kept to a maximum amount of 17 horses. All other farm animal are allowed without restrictions.
Build your forever dream home on this beautiful 7.88 acers (or can be subdivided into 2 lots). Lot is fully cleared in the front and middle of the property with multiple hundred year-old Live Oak trees in the rear third of the property. Convenient location to shopping, but still has that private feel. This property is ready with most upfront expenses already started. The land has been cleared for that amazing view of the property, well has been installed, electrical line at the entrance, and plumbing tap installed for Talquin Electric....this one is ready for that custom build!
Build your dream home on this lakefront homesite! Located in the quiet, wooded neighborhood of Majestic Oaks and right on Little Lake Jackson. Central location, close to schools, shopping (Publix just around the corner), restaurants and Interstate 10. Reasonable HOA fees $350 per year. Minimum home size 1500.
Build your dream home on this beautiful lakefront homesite! Located on a cul-de-sac in the quiet, wooded neighborhood of Majestic Oaks and right on Little Lake Jackson. Central location, close to schools, shopping (Publix is .7mi away), restaurants and Interstate 10. Reasonable HOA fees $350 per year. Minimum home size 1500.
Build your dream home on this beautiful corner lot. Located in the quiet neighborhood of Majestic Oaks, near Little Lake Jackson. Central location, close to schools, shopping (Publix .7 mi away), restaurants and Interstate 10. Reasonable HOA fees $350 per year. Minimum home size 1500. Builder packages available.
Beautiful lot - both lots 1 and 2 are available. Owners needed to move earlier than new construction house could be built (due to expanding family needs). Their intent was to combine both lots 1 and 2. They will consider discounting price if both lots 1 and 2 are purchased together. Sellers are related to Realtor.
Nice, wooded 1.3 acre lot in prime Northeast location off Ox Bottom road! Quiet meandering street with established homes. Perfect site to build your custom home to enjoy nature and privacy.
Introducing a prime mixed-use commercial and residential potential lot in the heart of downtown Tallahassee, ideally located just blocks away from prestigious universities, such as FSU and FAMU, the bustling Capitol Complex, and the trendy Railroad Square Art District. This property is perfectly positioned to cater to the needs of modern urban living, providing an ideal blend of commercial and residential space. Boasting an exceptional location, it presents a rare opportunity for investors, developers, and entrepreneurs looking to capitalize on the city's rapidly growing market. The lot's strategic location offers easy access to major transportation hubs, including highways, airports, buses and city scooters, making it an ideal spot for both locals and out-of-towners. In summary, this mixed-use commercial and residential potential lot in downtown Tallahassee is an incredibly rare find. Its prime location, proximity to major amenities, and flexible zoning make it a promising investment opportunity. Don't miss out on the chance to be a part of Tallahassee's growing economy and vibrant community.
Looking to build on 2 ACRES SOUTH of Bannerman Road? Your custom dream estate awaits on one of the last remaining lots in the highly desirably and prestigious subdivision of Oak Grove Plantation. This level, dry, rectangular NE Tallahassee lot offers both natural gas and SEWER (no septic!), and is full of beautiful LIVE OAK TREES to surround your new luxury home. Just minutes from the new Publix shopping center, Bannerman Crossing, Meadows Soccer Complex, walking distance to Northside Community Center and dog park, and a quick peaceful ride into town on beloved canopy roads. This A+ lot also boasts A+ schools including Hawks Rise Elementary, Deerlake Middle School, Chiles High School, and is less than 10 minutes from Maclay School. Stop dreaming and start building!
Excellent home site, nearly 7 acres with some cleared and some woods, previous home site (since removed) had well, septic and electric installed but buyer needs to do own due diligence to see current condition. No HOA or subdivision. Not in a flood zone. Desirable school zones: Roberts Elementary, Montford Middle, Lincoln High.
Beautiful 3.31 acre lot with large majestic oak trees located in Dansby Estates. This hidden gem is located minutes from downtown and it backs up to Lafayette Heritage Trail Park with walking and mountain bike trails plus overlooks Piney Z Lake. Quiet and private neighborhood ready to build your dreamhome on.
A rare find! Just over 3 acres, waterfront and in Sleepy Hollow is the perfect spot to build your dream home.
This partially cleared, 1.72 acre lot in NE Tallahassee is ready for a custom home! Great neighborhood, close to town without an HOA, close to schools and shopping.
Private, Wooded lot in Turkey Roost Mini Farms. Almost 4 acres with minimal restrictions. Build your dream home in great school zones on this homesite with acreage. Horses and chickens allowed.
Easy access to Lake Talquin, boat ramp & park less than half a mile away. Conservation easement, survey and restrictive covenants under associated documents. Lot will require an "off grade" home, (see home built on Lot 24 to get visual of how the home can look on these lots). Lots 25,26,27,28 also available for purchase. Super price for almost an acre of land very near to lots of recreational activities!
Easy access to Lake Talquin, boat ramp & park less than half a mile away. Conservation easement, survey and restrictive covenants under associated documents. Lot will require an "off grade" home, (see home built on Lot 24 to get visual of how the home can look on these lots). Lots 25,26,27,29 also available for purchase. Super price for almost an acre of land very near to lots of recreational activities!
Easy access to Lake Talquin, boat ramp & park less than half a mile away. Conservation easement, survey and restrictive covenants under associated documents. Lot will require an "off grade" home, (see home built on Lot 24 to get visual of how the home can look on these lots). Lots 25,27,28,29 also available for purchase. Super price for almost an acre of land very near to lots of recreational activities!