Affton, MO - Homes for Sale and Community Info


Home in Affton MONestled in St. Louis County, Affton, MO has more than 20,000 people who call this place their home. It's a charming Midwest town just 19 miles from the metropolitan action of St. Louis. For those who are interested in Affton real estate, there are many durable brick houses, deluxe condos, single- and multi-family units to consider. There are many choices available, so make sure to speak with Affton real estate agent Jim Potterfield, 314-504-3212, about all of the different homes on the market. Jim is an experienced pro who knows St. Louis County.

History


The land was originally purchased from the French back in 1803. Even back in the 1800s, a number of people were already living in the region. Fur trading was expansive in the area for numerous people who were trying to earn a living here. By the time 1931 rolled around, the town was developing and stores were making their way into the area. It seemed to spring up and flourish in a rather short amount of time into what it is that you see before you today.

Parks and Recreation


St. Louis County is the home to a number of different parks, including Clydesdale Park, Castlewood State Park, and the Big Muddy National Fish and Wildlife Refuge. Take the family out and enjoy spending some time in the rich expansive of the parks and recreation that encompass the city. From the parks to the golf club, you will always have some recreational activity in which to participate.





Hiking in Shaw Nature ReserveAttractions


Children will love Purina Farms, with its animal-friendly mission, music performances, canine events, and exhibits. You will be able to get up close and personal with all of the animals, which is why so many children love to make a visit here.

For those who are looking to unwind, Shaw Nature Reserve is the perfect place. You can take a walk along one of the trails, picnic, relax or just spend some quality time together as a family. There's cross-country skiing during snow season, and plenty of engaging programs and activities to keep you busy.

Events


Enjoy Faust Olden Days, Fabulous Finds Flea Market, Tasting from the Garden and more all in Affton. The museums, cultural events and pro sports games of St. Louis are a short drive away, too.The county always has something going on, so make sure to check out the calendar of events to find worthwhile and fun diversions.

Affton, MO - Make Yourself at Home in Midwest America


As an Affton home buyer, you deserve the chance to find the home of your dreams. To sort through the options call Affton agent Jim Potterfield, 314-504-3212, for the best deals on the market. With its acclaimed public schools and charming homes for sale, Affton is one of the most desirable places to live in St. Louis county.




Jim Potterfield
Jim Potterfield
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