Central Florida Real Estate
Nestled along the historic and breathtaking St. John's River, Sanford is located in Seminole County, Florida, directly north of Orlando. The area of Sanford has older agricultural roots and offers beautiful landscapes and wide open spaces with only short drives to metropolitan areas and events.
Endless Outdoors Fun
Whether kayaking at the Lower Wekiva River State Preserve or enjoying a day at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens, you'll find plenty of outdoor activities for the whole family in Sanford, FL.
Downtown Sanford features beautiful architecture as well as unique shops and restaurants. Locals enjoy walking around downtown and to Lake Monroe, which is within walking distance. On Saturday mornings, the Farmers Market opens in downtown.
Top Area Picks
Sanford is home to many great local restaurants, including Hollerback Willow Tree Cafe, Rabbitfoot Records Coffee Lounge, Shantell's Soul Food Kitchen, and Caffe-Di-Riverwalk, which offers outdoor dining with beautiful views of Lake Monroe.
In addition to the shops and boutiques of Historic Downtown Sanford, shoppers will love to spend a day at the Seminole Towne Center mall, which features popular department stores and shops.
The theater is alive in Sanford with the Wayne Dench Performing Arts Center and the The Princess Theater, both of which are in Sanford's Historic Downtown District. Also popular is the Public History Center, a fun little museum all about Sanford's rich history.
Relocate to Sanford
Ready to learn more about the area of Sanford? You can use our Sanford MLS search features to browse Sanford homes for sale, and learn more about the Orlando-Kissimmee Metropolitan Area by requesting our Sanford Relocation Guide. More Questions? Would you like to tour some homes? Simply contact me, Debbie Summers, your expert Sanford real estate agent.