Ft Walton Beach was settled by American Indians, Spanish explorers, notorious pirates and pioneers. An established area, it is home to many all year residents. It sits to the east of Hurlburt Field, an Air Force Special Operations base, and to the northwest of Okaloosa Island (which uses a Ft Walton Beach postal code), a beautiful island area that boast the beautiful white sand beaches of the Emerald Coast.
As a popular community close to Destin, much of the architecture in Ft Walton Beach reflects the Floridian lifestyle. Residents typically buy property in Ft Walton Beach because of its central location and access to a complete lifestyle filled with dining, entertainment, shopping and more. Whether it is in the middle of summer or the mild winters, there is also something to do and a beautiful beach not far away.
There are a variety of property types available including waterfront, bay front or inland homes, condos, and townhomes.