Tierra Verde, FL

Tierra Verde is a great place to live if you are looking for a quiet community where you can enjoy nature but still be close to everything. Find out why so many people love living here!

Tierra Verde, FL Real Estate


Tierra Verde, FL is nestled among several islands at the southern tip of Pinellas County, FL and the mouth of Tampa Bay. It is approximately 667 acres comprised of six residential areas including Monte Cristo, Entrada, Pinellas Bayway, Sands Point, East Shore and West Shore. Properties include luxury waterfront homes, off-water homes, condos, and townhomes. You can hike or bike to historic Ft. DeSoto Park or enjoy other island amenities including two marinas with dry storage, restaurants, playground, baseball & tennis facilities. Learn more about the Island by following this link: History of Tierra Verde

Tierra Verde Real Estate

Looking for the Island lifestyle? Welcome to Paradise. The island enclave of Tierra Verde has a wide variety of properties to offer, both on and off water. You can choose from luxury waterfront residences, off-water homes, townhomes and condos. 

Tierra Verde is home to six subdivisions - East Shore, Entrada, Monte Cristo, Pinellas Bayway, Sands Point and West Shore, each with it's own personality and feel. Take a look below for a brief overview of what each area offers:

East Shore

Comprised of 17 total homesites, eight of the sites are on the water with access to Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. The community is also home to "The Preserve", a private, gated 1.3 acre parcel consisting of nine estate-size home sites all tucked away in a lush, tropical oasis.


The original single family home development on Tierra Verde that began in the 1960's. Homes include on and off water locations with 153 homesites. The entrance to this subdivision was once home to Guy Lombardo's Port O' Call Resort back in the 70's that featured such stars as Frank Sinatra, Marlene Deitrich, Liberace, Mel Torme and others. 

Monte Cristo

This island was once the only way to access Tierra Verde via ferry that ran from Pass-A-Grille to a dock at the west end of Madonna Blvd. Development began primarily in the 80’s to present day. Homesites include waterfront on Grand Canal & Pass-A-Grille channel and waterfront Condos & Townhomes on Pass-A-Grille channel (7 complexes). This subdivision enjoys very low traffic with only one way entry and exit

Pinellas Bayway

In 1962 the Pinellas Bayway was completed and provided the way to Fort DeSoto. Present day, the Bayway is home to a wide variety  of Condominium and Townhome complexes. East side waterfront properties are on the Grand Canal with direct access to the Gulf of Mexico while the west side waterfront properties are on a canal leading to Boca Ciega which provides access to Tampa Bay and the Gulf.

Sands Point

Offers on and off water luxury homes with approximately 291 homesites. Waterfront properties enjoy direct access to Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. Most waterfront homes face Tampa Bay while others are on the canal that leads to the Bay and Gulf. There is a variety of architectural styling ranging from classic 1980's to modern, multi-million dollar mansions.

West Shore

This unique subdivision features 37 homesites with high-end luxury homes that back to the islands of Shell Key Preserve and the Gulf of Mexico. There are also properties that back to a lake and secluded wooded areas providing privacy. The lake is home to thousands of birds and waterfowl during the winter migration and is a birdlover's paradise.

Living in Tierra Verde

Take the family out for a meal at any one of the restaurants on Tierra Verde and you won't be disappointed. Choose from a variety of cuisines including fresh Seafood, European, French, Italian, Asian and more. Enjoy boating with easy access to Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. Crystal clear water and the white sand beaches of world-renowned Fort DeSoto Park are at the southern tip of the Island. Here you can swim, fish, hike, bike, boat or just relax watching the manatees and dolphins. Tierra Verde also boasts tennis courts, a baseball field, two marinas with boat storage plus retail shops and a new Residence Inn by Marriott for everyone that will want to visit you. Annual events include the Classic Car & Truck Show, Oktoberfest in Downtown Tierra Verde, Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony charity event, Halloween Parade, plus many networking events throughout the year. Conveniently located, Tierra Verde is just 15 minutes from downtown St. Petersburg and world-famous St. Pete Beach is even closer! You're going to love where you live!

Buying a Home in Tierra Verde

Interested in buying a home in Tierra Verde? You've made a great choice! Be sure to check out the property searches below and let me know if there's anything you are interested in or create an account here so you can stay up to date and know immediately when properties come on the market! You will be amazed at how friendly the island is and enjoy that "ahhhh" feeling you experience when crossing the bridge and knowing you are home after a long day. 

Selling a Home in Tierra Verde

Selling your home, whether it is your primary home, a vacation or investment property, requires much preparation as well as the time to do it, knowledge of marketing real estate, knowing how to navigate a Contract for Sale and Purchase, scheduling showings and the list goes on.  As a long-time resident of Tierra Verde, I have an unparelled understanding of local real estate and our great little island paradise. I will provide you with the expertise required to navigate the Tierra Verde real estate market and develop a tailored marketing plan that targets your unique buyer; whether they are local or across the globe.

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