Lake Forest Homes for Sale
Below you can view all active homes for sale in Lake Forest, a neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky, updated every day from the Louisville MLS. Click the View Details link next to any listing to view full-size listing photos, full details, virtual tours, maps and more. And, if you haven't already, be sure to sign up for our free Louisville MLS listing notification system so that you can receive email alerts whenever new Lake Forest homes for sale come on the market.
Lake Forest is a prestigious neighborhood in Middletown, which is part of Jefferson County in Louisville. Lake Forest is just off the Gene Snyder Freeway, providing convenient access to Kentucky for residents of this sought after neighborhood. Homes in Lake Forest feature a variety of styles and floor plans which are typically associated with luxury homes. Many of the homes have hardwood flooring, granite counter tops, luxurious master bathrooms and spacious kitchens. Residents of Lake Forest have access to the country club which has a golf course, tennis courts, swimming pool and a clubhouse with panoramic views.
The Lake Forest Subdivision in Louisville began development in the early 1980’s by the NTS Corporation and has now grown to over 1700 homes spread throughout 1200 acres. The neighborhood is located between Shelbyville and Old Henry Road in the eastern portion of Jefferson County. Its convenient 20 minute drive from downtown Louisville makes the community a desirable place to live for professionals and families alike. The Lake Forest Subdivision has lots of amenities to offer its residents, including a neighborhood clubhouse “lodge,” an 18-hole championship golf course, tennis and volleyball courts, 3 swimming pools, a nature trail, playgrounds, and a soccer field – all of which cater to diverse lifestyles and interests. Lake Forest residents take an active role in their community, as the neighborhood has a community association complete with board of directors and support staff. This allows the neighborhood to hold events such as an “annual Easter egg hunt, 4th of July fireworks and celebration, Halloween party for children, visit with Santa, New Year’s Eve gala, bourbon tasting event, quarterly wine tasting events, comedy clubs, teen activities, neighborhood watch festivities, health, and beauty and financial seminars.
In addition, Lake Forest’s homes tend to hold their value longer and remain consistently priced. Homes in Lake Forest also tend to stay on the market for less time than the rest of Louisville, thus making it a relatively exclusive place to live. Without a doubt the Lake Forest Subdivision is one of the best places to live in Louisville.