Flamingo Park Homes for Sale
The Historic Neighborhoods of West Palm Beach
Flamingo Park is a living, breathing, historical neighborhood in West Palm Beach! Most of the single-family homes were built in the 1920’s in the stye of Addison Mizner, and his proteges. The historic homes of Flamingo Park are recognized by their architecture – with Spanish Mission, Mediterranean Revival, and Ranch-style layouts being the predominant style of the early 20th century.
Common features of homes in Flamingo Park include:
- Frame vernacular designs
- Hardwood floors
- Large, open room spaces
- “Florida Rooms”, or spaces with lots of natural light, used as a place to relax
- French doors, in the front and back of the home
- Open balconies
- Cottages and suites on site
- Beautiful outdoor space
- Oversized swimming pools
- At least one or multiple fireplaces
Flamingo Park is on the National Register of Historic Places, preserving many of the homes in their unique style and characteristics. There is no homeowner’s association (HOA), but the Flamingo Park Neighborhood Association is an active, volunteer group of area homeowners. Getting involved in your local NA is one of the best ways to connect with your neighborhood, and meet your neighbors!
Flamingo Park’s boundaries are from Park Place to the north, and south to Belvedere; from Parker Ave to the west to Dixie Hwy to the east. Located within Flamingo Park are some really cool attractions, including the Armory Art Gallery, formerly known as the Old West Palm Beach National Guard Armory.
The Dixie Hwy corridor south of Okeechobee Road, and to the east of Flamingo Park is also booming – we’ve seen restaurants, art galleries, home design and architectural firms spring up throughout the area in the past few years.
Interested in buying in Flamingo Park?
Prices in Flamingo Park range from around $299,000 to $750,000. There are few foreclosures available, and most listings are for single-family homes. One of the best things about Flamingo Park, if you’re a parent of a young child, is that you are assigned to Palm Beach Public School, the public elementary and high school on the island of Palm Beach – one of the highest rated schools in the county!
If you’re interested in buying in Flamingo Park, keep in mind that searching for available listing inventory online can sometimes be misleading. You should be working with a Realtor who can give you access to their MLS database, so that you’re not wasting your time searching through inaccurate or outdated data feeds like Zillow, Realtor.com, and Trulia.
Call us at 561-500-LIST (5478) to begin your Flamingo Park home search. We have helped buyers navigate the sometimes complex process of financing a home in a historic district. We know the historic neighborhoods of West Palm Beach inside and out! Use the MLS feed below to browse some of the homes for sale in Flamingo Park – but remember, hire a Realtor so you don’t miss any properties that may not be on the MLS, or might be mis-represented on the MLS!Back to West Palm Beach Neighborhoods