Ivanhoe Estates, Florida is located in Broward County, a neighborhood of Southwest Ranches in Davie. The residential community was built in the late 1980s and is a luxury equestrian community with some 70 homes and an estimated population of 300 residents.
As part of Davie, residents of Ivanhoe Estates have many beautiful parks of which to take advantage. For those who love to ride horses, there are 165 miles of trails that are for either horseback riding or hiking. With the Everglades right there, there are also many opportunities to take tours. The Everglades National Park and the Big Cypress National Preserve are favorite places to explore, with their beautiful forests and waterways. Ivanhoe offers other outdoor things to enjoy as well. The Flamingo Gardens Botanical Garden and Everglades Wildlife Sanctuary provide over 3,000 species of native plants, and the wildlife sanctuary has flamingos as well as other animals native to Florida. In the Ivanhoe area, the Sawgrass Recreation Park, a fishing camp formerly, has over the last 30 years transformed into an airboat attraction, and now has added exhibit areas for the adoption and rescue of mammals and reptiles. This was especially important following Hurricane Wilma. They are also implementing eco-initiatives in all their operations, desiring to make each visit meaningful while educating the public on the importance of protecting the Everglades. There are also cultural and art centered places in the Ivanhoe area to visit.
Real estate in the luxury community of Ivanhoe is made up of mostly Mediterranean or ranch-style single-family homes. Many of the Ivanhoe Estates homes are three to five-bedroom homes. The homes range from 1,025 to 4,500 square feet of living space. Ivanhoe homes prices vary, starting very affordable and climbing. Properties in Ivanhoe Estates are upscale luxury homes, with ample lots for those who want to have horses. Many have swimming pools and multi-car garages. There are singles, families, and retirees that make this community home. It is an ideal for those who love horseback riding or training, as well as those who enjoy the surrounding beauty of the Everglades. When you add the local amenities to those of Davie and larger cities nearby, this is clearly a must-see destination for homebuyers in the Miami area. If you would like more information on homes for sale in Ivanhoe Estates, please allow us to assist you by contacting us today.