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 $956K
Lowest Priced Home $520K
Highest Listing Price $1.4M
Total Property Listings 4
Avg. Days On Market 45
Avg. Price/SQFT $385

Property Types (active listings)

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2710 West Price Avenue, TAMPA

$800,000

2710 West Price Avenue, TAMPA

3 Beds 3 Baths 2,260 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3533536

813-875-3700

New
2901 West Rogers Avenue, TAMPA

$729,000

2901 West Rogers Avenue, TAMPA

4 Beds 2 Baths 1,619 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3533443

212-913-9058

New
2848 Bayshore Trails Drive, TAMPA

$725,000

2848 Bayshore Trails Drive, TAMPA

3 Beds 3 Baths 2,348 SqFt Residential MLS® # U8245920

727-642-6621

2905 West Elrod Avenue, TAMPA

$995,000

2905 West Elrod Avenue, TAMPA

4 Beds 3 Baths 2,769 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3531424

813-225-1616

5222 Russell Street 30, TAMPA

$605,000

5222 Russell Street 30, TAMPA

3 Beds 3 Baths 1,689 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3530801

877-366-2213

6203 South Kelly Road, TAMPA

$719,000

6203 South Kelly Road, TAMPA

4 Beds 2 Baths 1,404 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3531007

813-839-3800

5231 Bayshore Boulevard 10, TAMPA

$529,000

↓ $20,000

5231 Bayshore Boulevard 10, TAMPA

3 Beds 3 Baths 1,617 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3530462

813-465-2633

5222 South Russell Street 23, TAMPA

$599,900

5222 South Russell Street 23, TAMPA

3 Beds 3 Baths 1,669 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3530683

800-688-3278

6214 South Foster Avenue, TAMPA

$425,000

6214 South Foster Avenue, TAMPA

0 Beds 0 Baths 0 SqFt Land MLS® # T3530545

813-259-0000

4950 Bayshore Boulevard 9, TAMPA

$400,000

4950 Bayshore Boulevard 9, TAMPA

2 Beds 3 Baths 1,296 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3530460

813-546-2503

6214 South Foster Avenue, TAMPA

$425,000

6214 South Foster Avenue, TAMPA

3 Beds 1 Bath 1,053 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3530270

813-259-0000

2851 Bayshore Trails Drive, TAMPA

$844,500

2851 Bayshore Trails Drive, TAMPA

4 Beds 3 Baths 2,768 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3526937

813-225-1890

3010 W Van Buren Dr, TAMPA

$450,000

3010 W Van Buren Dr, TAMPA

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,137 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3528815

407-207-2220

2943 Bayshore Pointe Drive, TAMPA

$500,000

2943 Bayshore Pointe Drive, TAMPA

3 Beds 3 Baths 1,714 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3527651

212-913-9058

2818 West Tyson Avenue, TAMPA

$1,374,900

↓ $4,100

2818 West Tyson Avenue, TAMPA

4 Beds 4 Baths 3,556 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3527477

813-839-3800

3004 West Wallace Avenue, TAMPA

$830,000

↓ $20,000

3004 West Wallace Avenue, TAMPA

4 Beds 3 Baths 2,227 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3522825

813-251-2002

2834 West Bay Haven Drive, TAMPA

$474,900

2834 West Bay Haven Drive, TAMPA

2 Beds 2 Baths 1,182 SqFt Residential MLS® # U8242801

866-580-6402

5218 Bayshore Boulevard 2, TAMPA

$725,000

↓ $24,900

5218 Bayshore Boulevard 2, TAMPA

3 Beds 3 Baths 2,006 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3525497

212-913-9058

5203 Bayshore Boulevard 6, TAMPA

$580,000

5203 Bayshore Boulevard 6, TAMPA

3 Beds 3 Baths 1,669 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3526709

813-658-2121

2703 West Bay Avenue, TAMPA

$799,900

2703 West Bay Avenue, TAMPA

3 Beds 3 Baths 2,458 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3525540

212-913-9058

4907 Bayshore Boulevard 118, TAMPA

$1,290,000

4907 Bayshore Boulevard 118, TAMPA

3 Beds 4 Baths 2,724 SqFt Residential MLS® # T3524335

813-875-3700

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.

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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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