Saint Johns

Northwest St. Johns County is bursting with life as ever-expanding developments, and new neighborhoods are popping up throughout the area.

The charming community of Fruit Cove is located east of the St. Johns River and south of Mandarin. It is perfect for those wishing to enjoy a pleasant country setting with the convenience of having local amenities around the corner. Recreational activities in the area are plentiful, with access to hiking trails and multiple parks. The William Bartram Scenic and Historic Highway (SR 13) winds along the St. Johns River through swamps, oak hammocks, pine, and palmetto barrens. This area is full of numerous parks, cultural destinations, and trails perfect for nature lovers. 

Julington Creek Plantation is a planned neighborhood covering 4,120 acres and offers a variety of living options from starter homes and townhomes to sprawling estates within gated communities. The Shearwater community offers this and more for those looking for beautifully built homes that come with amazing amenities. Residents have access to the exclusive Fitness Lodge, which includes a resort-style lagoon pool and lazy river. There are also programs and events at the Kayak Club, including tennis. Those looking for some fresh air can hike along with the extensive trail system in the community.

The Durbin Crossing community is a master-planned community St. Johns County gem, offering exquisitely built homes with top-notch amenities. This community spans more than 2,000 acres in northwest St. Johns County. The Pavillion at Durbin Park is a large mix-use development that intersects with Race Track Road and Bartram Park Boulevard. Stores and restaurants are open in this area, with much more expansion expected. The development will have more than 2.4 million square feet of retail space with more than 44,000 homes within a 5-mile radius.

The up-and-coming master-planned community of Silverleaf is located along St. Johns Parkway south of CR 210. These ideally located new homes offer community amenities, including tennis, pickleball, dog parks, the Resident's club, pools, and more. 

Rivertown offers quaint neighborhoods, parks overlooking picturesque lakes, preserves, and woodlands. The community is designed with waterfront living in mind, on the shores of the St. Johns River. The community offers several home designs as well as a variety of neighborhood amenities, including a boardwalk, waterfront dining, a playground, waterfront amphitheater, infinity-edge pool, kayak launch, and hiking trails.

Saint Johns