Gated Communities for Westchase Florida Homes

Gated SubdivisionGated communities can be very attractive to many homebuyers, but it is important to look at the pros and cons of such a home before making a final purchase. There are many appealing qualities about buying a home in a gated Westchase community such as privacy, security and the status that these neighborhoods represent. Most gated neighborhoods try to limit the amount of traffic inside a community by either providing an access code or having a guard at the gate. The down side of this system is that you generally have to use the same service providers as your neighbors, so that you do not have too many personnel and trucks entering the community. Many people also sneak behind other cars and do not put in the codes, so this system fails to meet strict security measures. Guard stations help with this problem, but do cost more allowing for slightly higher homeowner’s association dues.  The gated communities of Westchase are The EnclaveThe GreensHarbor Links, Saville Rowe, and The Vineyards.

Homeowner’s Fees

Another costly fee of living in a gated community is that many counties will not pay for the upkeep of roadways that are not open to the public. This will mean the residents of that community will have to maintain the streets themselves which over time will need to be repaved. It is important to look over all the homeowner’s association guidelines and fees before purchasing a home. Most are not voluntary and can increase your monthly outflow. Homeowner Association fees in Westchase are considered a “necessary evil”. While we don’t enjoy paying the fees, we certainly enjoy the benefit we receive as a homeowner in terms of amenities and the constant upkeep of our beautiful communities.

Rewards of Gated Community

A big reward of living in a Westchase gated community is that you will generally find residents with pride of ownership who choose to keep their homes well maintained. Strict homeowner’s associations will generally require each home to adhere to a higher standard of living which helps to keep property values at a high level. While this is appealing to many homeowner’s, others would enjoy the freedom of not having to answer to anyone about the color of their house or their choice of landscaping. Unfortunately, with these freedoms, you may find residents who just don’t want to maintain their homes in the manner that most Westchase homeowners deserve. While not every subdivision in Westchase is gated, all have strict homeowner associations who enforce and maintain the property to very high standards.

Homes for Sale in Gated Subdivisions

10507 BARNSTABLE COURT, Tampa
$269,900
10507 BARNSTABLE COURT - TAMPA
MLS #T2906491
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 1810 SqFt
Enjoy the accommodations of one of ...
9008 SPRING GARDEN WAY, Tampa
$299,900
9008 SPRING GARDEN WAY - TAMPA
MLS #T2900256
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 1410 SqFt
The Vineyards of Westchase - 2-Stor...
10312 SAVILLE ROWE LANE, Tampa
$309,900
10312 SAVILLE ROWE LANE - TAMPA
MLS #T2902620
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 2032 SqFt
Gorgeous Waterfront(!), Mediterrane...
 
10337 SAVILLE ROWE LANE, Tampa
$319,900
10337 SAVILLE ROWE LANE - TAMPA
MLS #U7829832
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, 2157 SqFt
Welcome home to this stunning gated...
9625 GRETNA GREEN DRIVE, Tampa
$419,000
9625 GRETNA GREEN DRIVE - TAMPA
MLS #T2921300
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 2190 SqFt
Beautiful, one-story home in Westch...
9607 GREENPOINTE DRIVE, Tampa
$435,000
9607 GREENPOINTE DRIVE - TAMPA
MLS #U7830381
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 2149 SqFt
Welcome home to this elegant 3 bed,...
 
10442 GREENDALE DRIVE, Tampa
$500,000
10442 GREENDALE DRIVE - TAMPA
MLS #U7842038
4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, 2792 SqFt
Bright and open Pool home on a cons...
10337 GREEN LINKS DRIVE, Tampa
$555,000
10337 GREEN LINKS DRIVE - TAMPA
MLS #T2924667
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, 2967 SqFt
Welcome to this beautiful Bayshore ...
10301 WELBECK COURT, Tampa
$599,999
10301 WELBECK COURT - TAMPA
MLS #T2922752
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, 3084 SqFt
BEAUTIFUL CLASSIC WESTCHASE BUNGALO...
 
10555 GREENSPRINGS DRIVE, Tampa
$625,000
10555 GREENSPRINGS DRIVE - TAMPA
MLS #U7829236
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, 2896 SqFt
Your retreat awaits you in this hig...
12131 CLEAR HARBOR DRIVE, Tampa
$649,900
12131 CLEAR HARBOR DRIVE - TAMPA
MLS #T2924615
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, 3236 SqFt
Rare opportunity to own a completel...
10550 GREENSPRINGS DRIVE, Tampa
$675,000
10550 GREENSPRINGS DRIVE - TAMPA
MLS #O5526007
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, 3510 SqFt
Westchase home fully renovated in 2...
 
12006 MARBLEHEAD DRIVE, Tampa
$689,900
12006 MARBLEHEAD DRIVE - TAMPA
MLS #T2898001
4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, 3628 SqFt
Fabulous home situated on conservat...
11807 MARBLEHEAD DRIVE, Tampa
$839,000
11807 MARBLEHEAD DRIVE - TAMPA
MLS #T2918149
5 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, 4195 SqFt
Don't miss this very rare and spect...
10106 RADCLIFFE DRIVE, Tampa
$839,900
10106 RADCLIFFE DRIVE - TAMPA
MLS #T2918105
4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, 3403 SqFt
Beautifully upgraded custom Hannah ...
 

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