(Image courtesy of Springfield Preservation and Revitalization)
Trying to decide what to do for Fourth of July 2019 in Jacksonville? We've rounded up some of our favorite events in the historic areas of Jacksonville for the whole family to enjoy!
Join us in welcoming Heather Benfield as our operations manager! Heather previously worked for Bloom Realty as a Realtor®, and we're excited to have her with us in this new role.
A native of Texas, Heather lived up and down the East Coast before finding a home in Jacksonville, where she has resided for the last 12 years. Heather attended the University of North Florida, where she graduated summa cum laude with a degree in History and Art History. With an enthusiasm for the past, Heather found a love for Jacksonville's historic neighborhoods, with their rich history and passionate residents.
She has previously worked for Riverside Avondale Preservation (RAP), Springfield Preservation and Revitalization Council (SPAR), the Riverside Arts Market, and the Mandarin Museum and Historical Society. In her roles with these neighborhood non-profits; Heather produced a record-grossing 1920s themed fundraiser, created innovative programming, and handled marketing initiatives. During this time she also personally hosted events like Picnic in the Park, and was awarded BUZZ Magazine's 30 Under 30 in 2014.
She loves high walkability scores, getting lost in a novel, and planning vacations around touring art exhibitions. When she's not at the Bloom Realty office, Heather can be found biking around the urban core or playing in her garden.
3 bd 1 ba 1,158 sqft
4435 Beverly Ave, Jacksonville, FL 32210
This 1920s bungalow in St Johns Park is ready for new owners! Enjoy the Florida lifestyle with front and back porches. Tastefully remodeled, this home features a spacious living room, incredible built in storage in the beautiful dining room, and a gorgeous kitchen with new appliances. Enjoy your morning coffee in the breakfast nook in the kitchen.
The backyard is ideal for entertaining and you're within biking distances to so much of what the neighborhood has to offer: the Shoppes of Avondale, the St. Johns River, and many more amenities!
Schedule your tour today! Listing Agent: Matthew Jarvis 904.574.4056
5 bd 4 ba 3,096 sqft
2115 Forbes Street, Jacksonville, FL 32204
Built in 1914 this beautiful Riverside home sits in a wonderful location, with plenty of space, updates and more. The main house has 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and a spacious floor plan, allowing the rooms to flow right into each other. You'll see the original fireplace is painted navy which compliments the navy in the dining area as well, just off of the living room. The details throughout this home are incredible and not to be missed. There is a cozy sunroom right off of the master that could be used as a reading nook or an art room, it is stunning.
You'll find the original clawfoot tub in one of the upstairs bathrooms, spacious rooms full of windows and light, original french doors, upgrades and an impressive detached carriage house just off the back of the main house. The 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom carriage house has an exposed beam vaulted ceiling in the upstairs bedroom, ss appliances in the kitchen, hidden storage and a living area - a Riverside must see.
Schedule your tour today! Listing Agent: Leslie Rios Wilkins (904) 476-4188
3 bd 3 ba 2,514 sqft
11469 Garden Gate Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32258
Community living at its finest with this beautiful home nestled in Bartram Park Preserve. This community was just built out 100% and is located half a mile from the new shopping/restaurant center of Durbin Park Development. In this area you will have multiple highway access points with the new 9B highway. This home features a ton of upgrades to the original plan, including a double exterior screen patio, exterior soffit lighting, quartz countertops, frameless glass shower enclosure, and a showroom garage floor just to name a few. Professionally cleaned every 2 weeks since being built. The exterior and interior were repainted in Feb 2019.
Only a 2 minute walk to the amenity center where you have full access to the pool, gym, entertainment room and playground
Schedule your tour today! Listing Agent: Glenn Chandler (904) 504-6267
4 bed | 5 bath | San Marco
2747 Riverwood Lane
4 bed | 4 bath | Avondale
1785 Edgewood Ave South