The new home community of Oakmont is one Gainesville’s top-selling neighborhoods. Here’s a look at some of the reasons why this neighborhood is so popular with new home buyers in Gainesville.
Oakmont features custom homes by noted Gainesville builders Arthur Rutenberg, Barry Bullard, ICI, Jeffrey M. Wilde, Tommy Waters, and Tommy Williams. Homes are available in a variety of sizes, styles, and price points. Established in 2015, the planned community of Oakmont is expected to have 999 homes at build-out.
Oakmont is best known for its beautiful clubhouse and the full range of amenities the community offers to its residents as a part of their HOA dues, including:
- Beach-entry resort-style swimming pool with lap lanes
- Basketball courts
- Tennis courts
- Multi-purpose activity field
- State of the art fitness center
- Beautiful gathering room that can be rented for parties
In addition to the community amenities, there are always events for residents thanks to an on-site activities director.
Nearby amenities and activities
Located close to Haile Plantation and Town of Tioga, Oakmont is convenient to many shops and restaurants including Publix, Volcanic Sushi and Sake, Loosey’s, and Blue Highway Pizza. Enjoy Saturday mornings at Haile Plantation Farmers Market, held every week from 8:30 AM until noon, rain or shine, in Haile Village. The Haile Plantation Equestrian Center is also nearby if you are interested in taking riding lessons. Dudley Farm Historic State Park is just a short drive away and is well worth a visit.
Commute and school zoning
Ten miles to UF Health Shands Hospital, the neighborhood is zoned for Chiles Elementary School, Kanapaha Middle School, and Buchholz High School. A future elementary school is slated to be built in the community. Prospective residents of Oakmont should visit the Alachua County Public Schools website to verify school zoning attendance information.