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by Lisa Castanet

Blackwater Oaks Neighborhood Imperial Lakes Mulberry

by Lisa Castanet

Find homes for sale in the  Blackwater Oaks Neighborhood Imperial Lakes Mulberry

The Blackwater Oaks neighborhood is located in Imperial Lakes Golf Community just off Shepherd Road, in Mulberry FL.  There is a Publix grocery shopping center and Imperial Crown Centre within 2 miles which offers a variety of businesses including a dry cleaners, nail and hair salons, UPS store, Italian restaurant, Chinese restaurant, American Cafe and new Latin cafe coming soon. Imperial Lakes Blvd is nearly 3 miles in length from the main entrance to the end with a sidewalk for walking, jogging or biking along the boulevard.  Blackwater Oaks is just one of several neighborhoods in the Imperial Lakes Community which includes approximately 2000 homes, townhomes and condos.

Blackwater Oaks' Unique Home Sites

The neighborhood of 91 home sites was developed in 2005 and construction of a new model home and 4 spec homes began in 2006. As of October 2013, construction of the last home will be complete. The home sites range from 85 feet wide by 150 feet deep and some are much larger. A typical home site in Lakeland and Mulberry neighborhoods is 70 feet wide by 110 feet deep. Beautiful mature oak trees and natural preserve areas are throughout the neighborhood and 17 Homes are built on Blackwater Lake allowing for nice views of green space, water or wildlife.

Blackwater Oaks Community and Homes

The homes in Blackwater Oaks were built by Adams Homes of Northwest Florida or Highland Homes and one home was built by Built Right Homes.  Homes range from 1800 square feet 3 bedroom, 2 baths up to 3000 square feet 4 bedroom, 3 baths.  Between 2012 and 2013, price ranges have been between $175,000 to $235,000. Some homes feature all electric power service and other homes were built offering gas utility service for cooking range, water heater and air handlers.  Homes with gas utility service are individually metered and the gas is piped from large tanks that are located at the end of cul de sacs at Blackwater Oaks Way and Blackwater Oaks Drive which are buried underground. This delivery system limits the number of utility trucks into the neighborhood to service gas customers. The variety of utility services in the neighborhood is yet another unique feature

Living in Imperial Lakes Mulberry and Lakeland area

The best thing about living near Lakeland and in the ImperiaLakes community is the location.  Centrally located off the Interstate-4 corridor and many other intrastate roadways which offers a resident or vacation guest many entertainment and day travel destinations.  We are 35 minutes from downtown Tampa, 45 minutes from Disney, Universal, Sea World, Legoland and other area attractions. ImperiaLakes is within an 1 hour drive to Orlando and 90 minutes drive to area beaches.  There are many shopping centers around the area including Lakeland's Lakeside Village Mall, North Lakeland Mall, Tampa's Westshoreand International Mall, Westfield Mall in Brandon, Orlando's Millenia Mall and dozens of outlet shopping centers.

Adventure seekers can spend their days and weekends at a variety of museums, local and state recreation and water parks.  If you love wildlife, then you will fall in love with all the beautiful and unique animals that live in Florida. Where else can you see Alligators, snakes, frogs and toads, lizards, fish, freshwater and sea turtles, sea gulls, eagles and hawks, Sand Hill Cranes, Great Blue Herons and dozens of other species that live here.

The Blackwater Oaks neighborhood in Imperial Lakes Golf Community is a great place to call home. You will not be disappointed if you end up living here. You can find homes for sale in Blackwater Oaks (if there are any available today) as well as all available Imperial Lakes condos and homes for sale on my website.

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If you would like detailed information about Blackwater Oaks homes or Mulberry, Lakeland, Auburndale, Bartow, Winter Haven and our surrounding areas including market trends, recent sales and available properties please visit our website.

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Native Palm Team
Native Palm Properties
5925 Imperial Pkwy, Suite #111
Mulberry FL 33860
Fax: (863)701-8309