Auburndale Florida sits quietly just to the south of the Interstate 4 corridor and is considered a quaint and relaxing place to call home. It’s real estate choices and homes for sale are spread about. Known for it’s historic downtown which is adorned with mom and pop eateries, antique shops and inns, life here just seems to slow down and puts you at ease. The area’s many spring-fed lakes provides world-class fishing, skiing and relaxation. Other features include an active community calendar and many beautiful homes and communities from one to choose. Auburndale is truly a family-friendly town within close proximity to the major cities of Orlando and Tampa. Auburndale will also become home to Florida’s newest Polytechnic University which will include a stop on Florida’s high-speed rail system. The university will be located in close proximity the junction of Interstate 4 and the Polk County Parkway. This addition to the Auburndale landscape will bring big business and technology-based industries, increasing the overall popularity of the city and demand for it’s real estate and housing.