Chelsea Park Rockledge located just off of Barnes Blvd in Rockledge in Brevard County FL is a lovely, deed restricted community of approximately 350 well-appointed homes built between 1996 and 2007. It is situated between US 1 and Murrell Road, just west of Murrell.
Chelsea Park, Rockledge is conveniently located minutes to shopping, dining, churches and schools. Publix grocery store is within walking distance. Access to I-95, US 1 and Murrell Road are within minutes. Patrick Air Force Base and the beaches are approximately 15 minutes away. The Melbourne Airport is about a 20 minute drive, with the Orlando International Airport being about 40 minutes away. World Famous Ron Jon’s Surf Shop in Cocoa Beach and Port Canaveral Cruise ships are a drive up the beach. Orlando is conveniently situated just about 50-60 minutes from Rockledge, where you’ll find the 4 Disney Theme Parks – Magic Kingdom, MGM Studios, Epcot and Animal Kingdom. Other theme parks include Wet N’ Wild, Sea World, Islands of Adventure and so many more.
Chelsea Homes built the homes, which are primarily situated on .20 to .23 acre lots. A few properties boast .38 to .44 acre lots. Square footage range from 1606 to 3979 square feet of living. Many homes have 2 car garages with a number of them boasting 3 car attached garages. There are single and two-story houses in the neighborhood.
Chelsea Park association fees are approximately $275 per year per house. This covers maintenance of the common grounds and the park.
The neighborhood boasts a well manicured, wooded park and picnic area. It’s a great place to spend an afternoon. relax in the gazebo or play a game of basketball at the basketball courts.
There are currently six houses for sale in Chelsea, Park Rockledge with list prices from $239,900 to $399,900. Living square footage range from 1586 to 3406 square feet. Two of these six houses for sale have a private pool. All of these are standard listings (non distressed properties, like a short sale or foreclosure).
There are three houses in Chelsea Park, Rockledge under contract for sale. These homes are a 3 bedroom, 2 bath foreclosure priced at $179,900 and a 4 bedroom, 4 bath foreclosure at $299,900. The other is a short sale. The sellers owe more on them than they are worth in today’s market. So, they are asking the bank to take less as payment in full on their mortgages. Two of the houses have pools.
To date there have been nine houses sold in Chelsea Park, Rockledge in 2014. Two were foreclosures and the other seven were standard listings (non distressed sales: not foreclosures or short sales). Sale prices ranged $221,000 for a 4 bedroom, 3 bath with 2215 square feet of living to a 4 bedroom, 3 bath with 2800 feet at $310,000.
There were twelve houses sold in Chelsea Park, Rockledge in 2013. Sales prices ranged from a 3 bedroom, 2 bath at 1586 square feet of living at $155,000 to a 4 bedroom, 3 bath at 2820 square feet at $285,000. Three were short sales. One was a bank foreclosure. The average sales prices was $231,830. The average days on the market was 62. (Note: I did not include a short sale that was on the market for 415 days.)
There were sixteen homes sold in Chelsea Park, Rockledge in 2012. The sales prices ranged from $140,000 to $359,900. Three of these homes were short sales. Two were bank foreclosures. And, four were short sales. The other ten were standard listings, sold by traditional sellers (no short sale or foreclosure). Six of the sixteen houses sold have pools. The average sales price is $220,462 with an average square footage of 2691 feet. The average days on the market was 95. I did not include the $140K short sale that sat on the market for 560 days, as I didn’t want to throw the figures off.
In 2011, there were seventeen home sales ranging from $144,000 to $275,000 with 1850 square feet of living to 3483 square feet of living. Nine of the homes were standard listings. Five of the homes that sold were short sales. And three were bank owned properties. The average sales price was $194,429. The average days on the market were 102.
From 2011 to 2013 the average days on the market for Chelsea Park changed from 102 to 68. The average sales price increased from $194,429 in 2011, to $220,462 in 2012 to $240,166.