Southside FL Real Estate
Incorporated in 1913 as the city of South
Jacksonville, it was only a separate city for less than 20 years, as it was annexed into the city of Jacksonville in 1932. Today, the "Southside" is an active, dynamic part of the city. It boasts several upscale commercial areas like the Avenues Mall, Tinseltown, and the St Johns Town Center. It is home to many private golf and country clubs, most notably Glen Kernan, and the Jacksonville Golf and Country Club.
The all new 9A expressway and Gate corridor has spawned many new residential communities in this fast growing part of town. Modern condominium, townhouse, and apartment communities have attracted many young professionals to this area.
The Southside also has many great assets to it's credit, it is home to the University of North Florida which has an enrollment of over 15,000 and was recently rated the Southeast's best value in education. The Southside also has the most extensive park system in the United States, with playgrounds, ball fields and courts, jogging and walking paths, and places to picnic and play.
The Southside has the lifestyle you want to live, modern residential communities with all amenities, wonderful shopping, dining, and entertainment at your fingertips, the schools and recreation areas you want to raise your children.
There are many wonderful homes in this area, but you need a local market expert to help you. Watson Realty Corp is a locally owned company with over 40 years of experience selling homes in the area.