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West Palm Beach history started when Standard Oil tycoon Henry Flagler wanted to make the area into a resort town which he declared a “Veritable Paradise.” The city of West Palm Beach now encompasses a 58.2 square mile area that is home to a full time population of over 100,000 people and counting.
Those who are fortunate enough to own West Palm Beach homes have a huge variety of recreational and lifestyle enhancing activities available to them right on their own doorsteps. U.S. News and World Report has ranked West Palm Beach #4 for Best Golf Vacations and #2 for Top 10 beaches in Florida.
Nature lovers and those who simply love to be out in the semi tropical sun can explore the beautiful Busch Wildlife Sanctuary, Jupiter Lighthouse, Burt Reynolds Park and MacArthur State Park. Those with more athletic tastes can opt instead to make use of the baseball diamonds, tennis and basketball courts and walking trails in Royal Palm Beach Pines, Seacrest Scrub, Sweetbay and Yamato Scrub.
Shopping enthusiasts can explore West Palm Beach's wide array of retail opportunities, including the unique CityPlace
area of the city and the lively Clematis Street. There are also any number of fine dining establishments located in and around this growing city. Do not miss the Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival in early December.
West Palm Beach homes range from historic Spanish style single family homes that are nod to the city's history to sprawling luxury estates and brand new amenity filled residential communities built to accommodate the city's new growth.
The average price of a West Palm Beach home is somewhere in the region of $390,000, but like many other cities in Palm Beach County there are West Palm Beach homes for sale available in price ranges lower than that, some for under $200,000, as well as those West Palm Beach homes that sell for more than a million dollars.