Lakeland, Tennessee Real Estate and Community


The City of Lakeland, Tennessee was founded in 1961, and the first election in the area was held in July 1977. As a fairly young city within Shelby County, the first beginnings of Lakeland real estate consisted of more than 500 residents that lived within a mobile home park, open spaces and those that lived around Garner Lake. Today, many are attracted to Lakeland homes because of its mature tree neighborhoods and beautiful residential communities. Lakeland homes for sale  are located along thoroughfares, such as Canada Road, Interstate 40 and US 79 South. Some of the nearest cities and towns to  Lakeland are Bartlett, Collierville, Cordova and Germantown and homeowners can easily relish in Memphis area's activities and attractions that are less than 24 miles from the Lakeland.

Lakeland Real Estate


Lakeland Homes for SaleWithout a doubt, Lakeland homes are spectacular. However, one of the best amenities about the area is its non-existent property taxes. This current trend is saving the Lakeland home buyer many thousands of dollars upon purchasing their Lakeland property. Although property taxes are low, the area is ideal for those that have acquired a high-end luxury lifestyle. Furthermore, those that desire Lakeland properties can expect average prices to be between $160,000 and $199,000 for smaller homes and between $400,000 and $900,000 for larger homes. Many Lakeland homes for sale are built for those that appreciate unparalleled designer homes. This means that a Lakeland Realtor© will show buyers homes with exquisite dine-in-kitchens, several bedrooms with additional home offices and well-maintained lawns and gardens, and plenty of space for a growing family. Homes for sale in Lakeland offer nothing but the best in woodwork, masonry and craftsmanship throughout each home. Contact Lola for more information on the unique homes in Lakeland.

Lakeland Community


One of the best things about Lakeland is its quiet country community and scenic Lakeland Homes for Saleareas. Although it is among the fastest growing cities within Shelby County, residents of Lakeland have maintained a low rate of development within the area to maintain the areas beautiful setting. With lots of open spaces, a 65-acre park, streams and ponds, and several lakes within the area, the Lakeland home buyer can expect a high quality of living. Lakeland homes have access to successful public schools within the Shelby County Schools district, and higher education opportunities are within easy reach at the University of Memphis, Strayer University, and Rhodes College. Local activities and attractions near Lakeland include the Children’s Museum of Memphis, Golf and Games Family Park and outdoor recreational activities at Garner Lake.



For more information on the real estate and community of Lakeland, Tennessee, contact Lola today at (901) 413-1320 or at lolaputt@comcast.net. Also, learn about the surrounding areas of Arlington, Oakland, and Cordova to find the perfect neighborhood for you.
Lola Putt
Lola Putt
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