We are an award winning boutique brokerage, who specialize in homes for sale in Jacksonville 32224. That is not the only area we serve, of course, but it is our sweet spot. It is where we spend most of our time. It is where the bulk of our listings come from. We believe is the best buy in town, right now. There is something for everyone: small neighborhoods or large golf course communities, easy access shopping, equal proximity to downtown, to the Intracoastal for boating and to the beach. Our Broker-In-Charge is Gunilla Craven, who works closely with her husband, Larry. Other agents include, Mindy Franchell.

Listing Expert


More than “the numbers”, your home has a story. It is where you have lived for however long and that legacy deserves respect and courage. When you decide to move on, the decision is easy. The practicality is rife is second thoughts…to say nothing of the adventure of a real estate transaction! We get that. We are a boutique real estate brokerage who will see you done right. Yes, we’ll look at the numbers (your sq. ft, upgrades, comps) and give you a complementary Competitive Market Analysis (CMA); and all that there is to it beyond that! We also provide:


  • Top Staging, from an ASID designer and National staging instructor, Becky Harmon
  • Top Photography from an award-wining photographers, Wally Sears and Nick Johnson
  • Top Copywriting from award-winning writer, Juliet Johnson (author of the monthly home profiles in Jacksonville Magazine.)
Oak Street Realty Broker Gunilla Craven

Best buyers representative


At Oak Street Realty, we see ourselves as your investment counselors and feel strongly that our buyers should find not only the right house but a solid investment.  We specialize in Golf Course Homes, Condos, Beach Homes, short sales and foreclosures.  We aim to your one stop shop to finding the perfect condo or home in the greater Jacksonville, Florida area. This award winning team, led by local experts, Gunilla and Larry Craven, helps you figure out the who, what, and when to buying  a home or condo in Jacksonville. Because we are the brokers in charge, we can get a deal done, and in record time. We have built our business on 100% referrals. We are the #1 recommended realtor on Angie’s List consistently winning Best-In-Class Client Service Awards.

Little Cranberry ArrowGunilla Craven, Broker-In-Charge

Oakstreet Realty is led by broker, Gunilla Craven.  She works with sellers and buyers to get everyone in the transaction the best deal possible.  Her listing and marketing skills exceed the industry standard.  When working with buyers, she helps people find the house they really want and makes sure it is good value.  “We look at as many houses as it takes…though it always surprises me how often the first one you see is the one you want.”

If you want to buy or sell a home in Southside Jacksonville area, you won’t find anyone as knowledgeable as Gunilla, nor anyone who will go the distance further! No-on fights harder for your best deal than Gunilla.

Click the photo to learn more about her, her husband Larry and realtor, Mindy Franchell.  These guys are the git ‘er done fast team, with top-rated Customer Service, year after year, according to the independent site,Angie’s List, Learn why most of Gunilla’s clients call her “Miss Sunshine”.

Our Coverage Map

We will go most places for our referred customers!  The map below shows our primary area of expertise as Southside realtor s. Thanks to having lived there, we know significant trends in Riverside, Ortega, and Avondale.

Oak Street Realty Coverage Map

    Windsor Parke

    What a great neighborhood! Windsor Parke has a terrific golf course, which Larry recently played and shot with Jacksonville real estate photographer, Nicholas Johnson.  Their “movie” is to the right.  With 14 different residential and commercial neighborhoods, you would think there is often a wide variety of homes for sale at any time.  However, the turnover here tends to be low.  Homes for sale tend to range in the mid $300s -$400s, ranging from 2,000 – 3,000 sq. ft, with the usual Southside Jacksonville mix of 3 and 4 bedrooms.  Some have the additional 1/2 bath, but not all.  Of the current 9 listing available 5 have a powder room. Windsor Parke is considered a quiet neighborhood with jogging trails, and pleasant streets to walk along.  According to the Associations’ website –

    Roadways were planned so that you can leave your home and reach shopping and retail establishments using our network of roads, thus reaching your destination without once having to cross or travel on any of the city’s arterial highways.

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