Ballast Point

Ballast Point is a hidden gem for those seeking a picturesque lifestyle. Situated on the peninsula's eastern edge, this neighborhood offers a unique blend of natural beauty, waterfront living, and convenient access to Downtown Tampa. Real estate and homes for sale in this neighborhood showcase a variety of housing options, from charming bungalows to modern waterfront mansions. Some properties boast private docks, providing direct access to the bay for boating and water sports. The neighborhood's tree-lined streets and well-maintained yards contribute to its inviting atmosphere. Nearby, the vibrant South Tampa area offers a wealth of dining, shopping, and entertainment options. From trendy boutiques and art galleries to renowned award-winning restaurants and lively nightlife, South Tampa provides a dynamic neighborhood experience. For outdoor enthusiasts, the area is surrounded by natural beauty. Just a short drive away are the stunning Gulf Coast beaches, where residents can relax, swim, or indulge in various water activities. The nearby Ballast Point Park and Bayshore Boulevard provide ample opportunities for jogging, biking, or strolls along the waterfront. In summary, this community offers an idyllic coastal lifestyle in Tampa. Its breathtaking views, waterfront amenities, and established community make it a desirable neighborhood. Whether seeking a peaceful retreat or an active outdoor lifestyle, this community delivers a special place to call home.

Ballast Point Real Estate Stats

Average Home Price $761K
Lowest Priced Home $400K
Highest Listing Price $1.2M
Total Property Listings 5
Avg. Days On Market 123
Avg. Price/SQFT $373

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5607 Bayshore Boulevard, TAMPA

$1,475,000

5607 Bayshore Boulevard, TAMPA

5 Beds 6 Baths 3,705 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3506705

813-658-2121

New
6115 South Russell Street, TAMPA

$798,000

6115 South Russell Street, TAMPA

3 Beds 3 Baths 2,222 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3506024

813-875-3700

New
5609 Bayshore Boulevard, TAMPA

$1,300,000

5609 Bayshore Boulevard, TAMPA

4 Beds 5 Baths 3,122 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3506169

813-658-2121

New
2904 Bayshore Vista Drive, TAMPA

$895,000

2904 Bayshore Vista Drive, TAMPA

4 Beds 4 Baths 2,611 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3502999

813-875-3700

4950 Bayshore Boulevard 2, TAMPA

$534,900

4950 Bayshore Boulevard 2, TAMPA

3 Beds 4 Baths 1,728 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3483467

813-875-3700

3001 North Adams Street, TAMPA

$339,900

3001 North Adams Street, TAMPA

3 Beds 1 Bath 954 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3504448

813-855-4982

2701 Chambray Lane, TAMPA

$1,350,000

2701 Chambray Lane, TAMPA

3 Beds 3 Baths 2,314 SqFt Residential MLS® # A4599482

941-302-0134

2934 West Ellis Drive, TAMPA

$399,999

↓ $15,000

2934 West Ellis Drive, TAMPA

3 Beds 1 Bath 1,000 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3502488

888-883-8509

3025 North Adams Street, TAMPA

$325,000

3025 North Adams Street, TAMPA

2 Beds 1 Bath 954 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3494905

813-259-0000

5222 South Russell Street 22, TAMPA

$584,000

↓ $8,000

5222 South Russell Street 22, TAMPA

3 Beds 3 Baths 1,689 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3501976

813-865-0700

3010 West Trilby Avenue, TAMPA

$2,490,000

3010 West Trilby Avenue, TAMPA

4 Beds 5 Baths 3,658 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3501089

813-504-0157

2912 West Gandy Boulevard A, TAMPA

$429,900

2912 West Gandy Boulevard A, TAMPA

2 Beds 3 Baths 1,435 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3500461

212-913-9058

2909 West Elrod Avenue, TAMPA

$499,000

2909 West Elrod Avenue, TAMPA

2 Beds 1 Bath 886 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3499930

813-865-0700

2705 West Trilby Avenue, TAMPA

$1,370,000

2705 West Trilby Avenue, TAMPA

5 Beds 5 Baths 3,606 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3499387

813-518-8756

2807 West Price Avenue 8, TAMPA

$975,000

2807 West Price Avenue 8, TAMPA

4 Beds 4 Baths 2,748 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3493486

813-508-2715

2930 West Ellis Drive, TAMPA

$474,900

↓ $25,099

2930 West Ellis Drive, TAMPA

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,419 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3498277

813-865-0700

5215 South Puritan Avenue, TAMPA

$445,000

↓ $15,000

5215 South Puritan Avenue, TAMPA

3 Beds 1 Bath 1,162 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3498167

813-684-9500

5718 Bayshore Boulevard, TAMPA

$1,329,000

↓ $60,000

5718 Bayshore Boulevard, TAMPA

1 Bed 2 Baths 1,670 SqFt Residential MLS® # O6169099

800-381-1707

2704 West Tyson Avenue, TAMPA

$375,000

↓ $70,900

2704 West Tyson Avenue, TAMPA

0 Beds 0 Baths 0 SqFt Land MLS® # T3497221

813-875-3700

2851 West Bay Avenue, TAMPA

$849,500

↓ $25,500

2851 West Bay Avenue, TAMPA

4 Beds 2 Baths 1,916 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3496922

866-580-6402

5221 Bayshore Boulevard 1, TAMPA

$167,900

5221 Bayshore Boulevard 1, TAMPA

1 Bed 1 Bath 644 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3495849

813-453-3046

Historical significance
Ballast Point has a history dating back to the Civil War. To this day, it neighbors MacDill AFB and offers a wide variety of lifestyle opportunities.

Neighborhood Lifestyle


Ballast Point is an idyllic neighborhood that beautifully captures the charm of South Tampa living. The area is defined by its serene waterfront views, accessible parks, and intimate community feel. Residents of Ballast Point enjoy the natural beauty of Tampa Bay, often spending time fishing off the pier or picnicking in the local parks. The Ballast Point Park, with its stunning bay views, offers a perfect spot for family outings and relaxation. Local eateries and cafes provide unique dining experiences, while boutique shops cater to those looking for something special. The lifestyle in Ballast Point is relaxed yet engaging, offering a blend of natural splendor and community warmth that's perfect for both families and individuals seeking a peaceful, yet connected life in South Tampa.

Dining, Entertainment, and Shopping


Ballast Point offers a delightful selection of dining and shopping experiences for both residents and visitors. For those with a palate for fresh seafood, local eateries often boast menus inspired by the bay, serving up dishes like seared scallops and grilled shrimp. Casual cafes and bistros provide cozy spots for brunch and coffee, where you can indulge in homemade pastries and robust brews. Shopping in Ballast Point offers a blend of boutique stores and specialty shops, allowing for personalized and unique finds. Whether looking for a thoughtful gift, trendy fashion, or artisan-crafted home decor, the local merchants offer a selection that captures the coastal charm of the area. With its picturesque setting, Ballast Point has cultivated a dining and shopping culture emphasizing quality, community, and a relaxed, seaside ambiance. It's a place where meals are savored, and shopping becomes an enjoyable exploration.

Things to Do


Ballast Point is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and those looking to soak in the local charm. The Ballast Point Park is a centerpiece, offering picturesque views of Tampa Bay, fishing piers, and picnicking spots. Children can revel in the playground, while others enjoy strolling down the long pier, possibly spotting dolphins. For food lovers, the Taste of Ballast Point and Cooks Kitchen are a popular destinations showcasing local flavors. Kayaking and paddleboarding are favorite waterfront activities, providing a unique perspective of the surrounding nature. History buffs may explore the area's rich naval past, with guided tours available for deeper insights. A blend of relaxation, culinary delights, and adventure makes Ballast Point an appealing destination for a weekend outing or a tranquil place to unwind in South Tampa's welcoming embrace.


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