About halfway between Orlando and Daytona Beach you will find the charming town of DeLand, Florida. This quaint college town is home to Stetson University, Florida's oldest private college. The town has so much to offer in the way of art, music, and theater.
Downtown DeLand has a variety of specialty shops, as well as a variety of restaurants for culinary enjoyment. The town also has many indoor and outdoor recreational attractions, such as De Leon State Park, Lake Woodruff National Wildlife Refuge, and the Peace Trail International. You can also find cultural enrichment at the Pioneer Settlement for the Creative Arts and the Gateway Center for the Arts.
Golfers can tee off at one of many golf courses in the area, including Southridge Public Golf Course, East Coast Greenway, Victoria Hills Golf Club, and Deland Country Club. There are many hiking and biking trails in DeLand, and the extensive marshlands are natural habitats for many bears, fish, birds, and reptiles.
DeLand is located in a highly rated public school system and is home to many private schools as well. The real estate market includes a vast selection including single family homes, condos, or townhomes that will suit any lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for a first home or an elaborate estate, you’re sure to find something in Deland.