Brandon, Florida is a community that grew up in the past 30 years. Prior, Brandon was known as a rural area to Tampa, Florida and comprised of cow pastures, orange groves and a few neighborhoods here and there. Since the 1980’s, Brandon started to grow; and grew it did!
As for pricing, you can find homes priced below $100,000 to over $1,000,000. The average price is around $150,000. A home valued at $150,000 would generally include approximately 2,000 square feet, 3-4 bedrooms, 2 car garage and a standard lot the size of 70×120. However, the various neighborhoods have different characteristics such as golf courses, gated and secured, lush landscaping, architectural styles and so forth. The current pricing trend has stabilized in most neighborhoods and the selection of available homes is great. Now is a great time to buy a home in Brandon, Florida.
Most job seekers find employment along Interstate 75 (Sabal Park area), MacDill Air Force Base, downtown Tampa and even into Clearwater and St. Petersburg. The average commute is approximately 30 minutes.
The schools have great reputations thanks to the wonderful students, staff and parents. Brandon High School, Newsome High School, Bloomingdale High School, Armwood High School and Durant High School serve the teen students. All three have excellent college programs, top rated sports, band, chorus…you name it.