In beautiful Columbia County, Florida, there is a remarkable community known as Lake City. Lake City serves as the county seat and is home to around 12,100 residents. The city has a long rich history dating back to the early 1800s, and it celebrated its sesquicentennial in 2009. It is often referred to as “The Gateway to Florida” because of its proximity to the intersection of Interstate 10 and Interstate 75. Nestled in northern Florida, Lake City is only sixty miles west of Jacksonville, one hundred and six miles east of Tallahassee, forty-six miles north of Gainesville, and sixty-two miles southeast of Valdosta, Georgia.
Lake City consists of 12.4 square miles and is home to a multitude of extraordinary opportunities for shopping, dining, recreation, and entertainment. In this splendid community, you’ll also find excellent housing options. Prospective homebuyers looking for single-family homes should consider the GSMS Developers, Inc. community known as The Reserve at Jewel Lake. The Reserve is a brand new single-family home neighborhood currently being built along Southwest Mercury Lane in Lake City. It is one of the city’s most affordable gated communities and provides residents with the peace and quiet of the country and the convenience of living in town.
The Reserve homes range from 1,376 square feet of living space to over 2,010 square feet of living space. They also come with wonderful amenities that include things like tile or vinyl wood plank flooring, granite counter tops, and similar features. This craftsman styled community has multiple floor plans from which homebuyers can choose. The Cassie is a 1,893 square foot detached bungalow with three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The Whitney is a 1,376 square foot detached bungalow, also with three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The Holly is a three bedroom, two bathroom detached bungalow with 1,890 square feet of living space. The Brittany is a detached bungalow with 1,625 square feet of space and four bedrooms and two bathrooms. And finally, The Bethany has 2,012 square feet of living space and also has four bedrooms and two bathrooms.
The Reserve at Jewel Lake has a community lake with a dock, and HOA fees are only $250 annually. Adding to the appeal of The Reserve real estate is the community’s proximity to schools. Pinemount Elementary is only 1.6 miles away, Lake City Middle School is only 3.5 miles away, and Columbia High School is only 5 miles away. There are also a few private schools within 3 miles of The Reserve. If you would like to learn more about this new gated community in Lake City, Florida, please contact us today. We would love to help you choose your lot and your floor plan for your new home in The Reserve at Jewel Lake.