Killearn Lakes Tallahassee
Killearn Lakes Plantation is a subdivision located in northeast Tallahassee that is comprised of more than 10 smaller neighborhoods, with Golden Eagle being at the center. The majority of the neighborhoods are part of the Killearn Lakes Homeowners Association, however, Golden Eagle does have a separate HOA with a different set of governing rules. You can see all houses for sale in Killearn Lakes Tallahassee Fl below.
Killearn Lakes Tallahassee
Construction in Killearn Lakes began in the 1980’s. While many of the homes’ exteriors retain the look of that decade, a number of homeowners have upgraded the interior with new kitchens, appliances and more.
Some of the neighborhoods that make up Killearn Lakes Plantation are: Deerfield Plantation, Deerwood Plantation, Killearn Commons, Kinhega Landing, Pine Landing, Seven Oaks and Windsor Palm.
Residents of Killearn Lakes enjoy access to Tequesta Park, a multi-use facility that has a playground for kids, picnic tables, a baseball field and a soccer field. This is typically the location where community events are held, like their “Movies in the Park” event.
There is also a private park available exclusively for Killearn Lakes residents, called Lake Monkey Business. Here, neighbors canoe, fish and birdwatch on this serene and peaceful lake. Another amenity is the community pool and tennis club. There is an annual maintenance fee for this benefit. More details can be found on the Killearn Lakes Homeowners Association website.
About Killearn Lakes Tallahassee Homes for Sale
Residents love the winding roads lined with canopy trees and natural fauna located throughout the lush neighborhood. With large yards and many 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom houses, Killearn Lakes is a popular neighborhood for first-time homebuyers, or retirees looking for well maintained greenspace, due to the active HOA.
Villas at Killearn Lakes
For seniors who are looking for a low-maintenance lifestyle, the Villas at Killearn Lakes is a popular option. This assisted living facility offers a simple and predictable pricing structure that is an all-inclusive base rate with no add-ons or fees for additional services.
The goal of the Villas at Killearn Lakes is to create a home - not a facility. For more information about living in the Villas at Killearn Lakes, visit their website here: https://www.villasatkillearnlakes.com/
Local Area Schools
One reason Killearn Lakes Tallahassee is so popular is because of the schools. The subdivision has 3 public schools, which are: Killearn Lakes Elementary School, Deerlake Middle School, and Lawton Chiles High School.
These public schools are some of the best rated in the area, according to the Leon County School Board.
Killearn Lakes Elementary
This school has a reputation for excellence in all areas. In fact, Killearn Lakes Elementary was recently recognized as top ten in “school rankings” by the Florida Department of Education.
For 13 out of the past 14 years, Killearn Lakes has maintained an A+ rating with the Department of Education for achieving adequate yearly progress according to the No Child Left Behind Act. For more information about Killearn Lakes Elementary, click here.
Nearby Shopping & Amenities
For residents looking for a tight-knit community feel, with easy access to shopping and stores, Killearn Lakes fits the bill! Just down the road is a Publix, Target, Walgreens and even a neighborhood post office. Residents are also in close proximity to Bannerman Crossings Shopping center as well, which means there’s plenty of dining options. Enjoy a different cuisine every night of the week: Italian, Asian, Southern, Seafood, Mexican and more!
Killearn Lakes Market Update
The current 6-month median sales price for a Killearn Lakes home is $355,000. This has remained pretty consistent since February. Prior median sales prices included a high of $385,500 back in November 2021 and a low of $315,000 in January of this year.
In the past 6 months, the price per square foot averaged at $183. We saw a slight dip through the winter months, with the average price just under $180. However, the price per square foot has been on the rise since January, with April’s average at $189 / sq. ft.
Currently, the average number of days on the market for homes in Killearn Lakes is around 25 days (down from 39).
Because of Killearn Lakes’ unique subdivision shape, there is some discrepancy depending on the data source used, on how many homes sold in Killearn Lakes proper. Below, we’ve used the data provided from the Tallahassee Board of Realtors Multiple Listings Service to report on homes sold in the area:
In January 2022, 6 homes were sold in the Killearn Lakes neighborhood. The average listing price for these homes was $305,483 and the average selling price was $303,666. All homes were detached single family homes with an average of 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The average square footage was 1,740 and they were on the market for about 81 day.
In February 2022, 9 homes were sold in the Killearn Lakes neighborhood. The average listing price for these homes was around $381,600 and the average selling price was $378, 741. All 9 homes were detached single family homes with an average of 3.5 bedrooms and 2.2 bathrooms. They had an average square footage of 1,921 and were on the market for about 20 days.
In March 2022, 14 homes were sold in the Killearn Lakes neighborhood. The average listing price for these homes was around $346,550 and the average selling price was $356,839. All 14 homes were detached single family homes with an average of 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. They had an average square footage of 1,964 and were on the market for about 31 days.
In April 2022, 9 homes sold. All were detached, single family homes. The average list price was $339,511 and the average sold price was $342,166. Homes are still being sold over asking in the current environment. In terms of features, all but one house that sold in Killearn Lakes were 3 bed, 2 bath homes, ranging from 1,396 - 2,219 sq. ft. There was one 4-bed, 3-bath home that sold during this time period.
Major Streets located in Killearn Lakes Tallahassee FL
Broken Bow Trail
Minnow Creek Drive
Killearn Lakes Tour
Discover what it's like to live in a Killearn Lakes home. View the home tour below. Ready to make the next step? Scroll down for an interactive map of all homes for sale in the area. You can also find Market Trends like the average number of days Killearn Lakes homes are on the market, price per square foot and more.