Ichetucknee Forest is located just outside of Fort White, Florida. This makes for an easy commute to Gainesville or Lake City. At Ichetucknee Forest you would be living in the lowest wind zone rating area in Florida reducing your risk from hurricanes, plus home construction cost and insurance costs.
The Ichetucknee Springs State Park is located less than 2 miles east of the property. The crystalline Ichetucknee River flows six miles through shaded hammocks and wetlands before it joins the Santa Fe River. In 1972, the head spring of the river was declared a National Natural Landmark by the U. S. Department of the Interior. From the end of May until early September, tubing down the river is the premier activity in the area. In addition to tubing, visitors can enjoy picnicking, snorkeling, canoeing, swimming, hiking, and wildlife viewing. Scuba diving is available daily in the Blue Hole only (you MUST be Cave Certified).
At Ichetucknee Forest you will find wooded five acre estates. Each property has ample lime rock road frontage and electricity is available to the front of each lot at no cost to the buyer. There is no requirement or timetable to build. However when you decide to build it must be 600 square feet or larger. Modular homes and mobile homes are allowed providing they meet the minimum square footage and are 5 years of age or newer when initially placed on the land. Farm animals are permitted with the exception of pigs. Camping is permitted while your home is under construction.
Purchase Price of $39,995. Annual Percentage Rate 8.90%. Amortization based on 290 payments. You can pre pay all or part any time without penalty. At the listed amount down and assuming the loan runs the full term as opposed to a shorter pay off, then the finance charge is $54,807.11, total payment amount is $92,807.11, total purchase price is $94,802.11. There is no qualifying required for the loan.