Category Archives: Florida

All Dogs Great & Small at Cypress Lakes

A couple making a move to a 55+ community could not take their beloved dog with them due to a strict weight policy on pets. Fortunately, the story has a happy ending with the sweet guy finding him forever home, but nobody should have to make the heartbreaking choice between the love of a pet and living happily ever after. Luckily there’s one age restricted neighborhood that understands the powerful bond between residents and their fur kids, offering a pet-friendly atmosphere no matter the size, along with affordable resort style living.

Cypress Lakes located in Lakeland, Florida welcomes dogs, and their humans, boasting affordable pre-owned manufactured homes, with the option to lease or buy, and vacant sites available for new models. These beautiful homes are crafted in a factory controlled environment to ensure the highest quality, and lasting durability so residents can make memories for years to come. Low maintenance, and spacious with cathedral ceilings, and gourmet style kitchens, Cypress Lakes has changed the way consumers view manufactured homes versus traditional brick, and mortar construction. This welcoming community brings the outdoors in, with options for golf, lakefront, or conservation views that showcase the area’s lush scenery, and Florida’s fantastic year round climate.

Coming Soon! Del Webb Tradition, Port St. Lucie Florida

Find your own corner of paradise along Florida’s sparkling Treasure Coast! Coming soon to Port St. Lucie, Del Webb is getting ready to unveil the latest addition to the beautiful master planned community of Tradition. Currently, the site of eleven neighborhoods and resort style amenities, Del Webb at Tradition will add another touch of class to this 8,300-acre community, and feature single family homes with attached villas built with Del Webb’s signature quality, energy efficiency, and effortless design elements. Located just under an hour from the entertainment hub of Palm Beach, and near historic Fort Pierce, active adults will be soaking up Florida sunshine with endless opportunities at their fingertips.

The Lakes of Mount Dora

Lakes of Mount Dora has been selected among the Top 50 Best Master-Planned Communities in the United States by Where To Retire Magazine! Combining Southern hospitality with small town charm, this Florida retirement community was developed with a special vision in mind – to create a unique place where people can live in a central Florida waterfront home with classic Florida architecture near one of the most impressive small towns in the country.

Most homesites are waterfront or water view, and able to suit a wide variety of home designs. The nearby town of Mount Dora is nationally known for its charming waterfront ambiance and gracious lifestyle including dozens of specialty retailers, year-round festivals and events, and historic architecture. This premier active adult community is planned for 950 single-family homes. The Lakes of Mount Dora is fully gated, and features Florida ecologically friendly landscaping.

Coming in 2018: Overture Dadeland

Overture residents describe their communities as “multi-faceted, “beautiful,” and can’t imagine ever wanting to leave. This isn’t your average 55+ community, this is home for active adults who have dared to live better, and dream bigger than they ever have before. Coming in 2018, Overture Dadeland will be bringing high-rise luxury living to glorious Miami Florida. A true resort at home experience, these stunning, modern apartments are maintenance free, and thoughtfully designed to provide the ultimate in comfort, and convenience with unique amenities right outside your door.

This gated community will feature all the benefits of renting but with a high-end resort feel. From the moment 55+ residents step into their welcoming foyers, they will find themselves surrounded in luxury from the large windows that fill the space with natural lighting, private screened lanai’s, and gleaming modern appliances, and fixtures. Studios units up to two bedrooms, and one or two bath options are ideal for empty nesters, or retirees looking to downsize, and still be the envy of friends, and family with spacious walk in showers, expansive breakfast bars, granite countertops and some units with custom built-ins. Don’t let apartment living fool you, home packages also offer extra storage, and a full-size washer, and dryer. Whether you’re enjoying a glass of wine on your own private patio or whipping up a culinary masterpiece in your gourmet kitchen, Overture will have you falling in love with coming home.

New Homes at Anand Vihar

Named one of the best cities for retirees by Kiplinger, Tampa Bay is also home to the beautiful 55+ community of Anand Vihar. This stunning niche community founded by two of Tampa Bay’s most prestigious physicians Dr’s Namanshetty and Sanka brought their vision of vibrant active living to life. Anand Vihar translates to blissful living which couldn’t be more true of this age restricted neighborhood that brings beauty, luxury, and culture to boomers, and retirees. Tampa Bay has the highest population of Indian Americans in Florida making it a culturally rich destination with Anand Vihar ready to welcome 55+ homebuyers to a close-knit community of pure bliss.

Surrounded by a lush nature reserve, and the master-planned community of Meadow Pointe, Anand Vihar is a mecca for 55+ active adults to soak in Florida’s unbeatable weather and coastal lifestyle. It’s hard to imagine a location that rivals average highs of 82 degrees, no state income tax, endless entertainment, and close to one hundred golf courses. Townhome and condominium styles feature brilliantly laid out floor plans from the Garden and Courtyard Townhomes ranging in size from 2,073-2,575 square feet with 3-4 bedrooms, 3 baths, and up to two car garages, to spacious Lakeview Condos featuring 2-3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and 1,313-1,521 square feet. These contemporary, classic designs are uniquely spacious compared to many single family homes, boasting open floor plans, with screened porches, verandas, attic storage, and luxurious master bedrooms, and baths.

Grand Opening: Valencia Bonita

Are you ready for a bold new move? Imagine a retirement destination where coming home was the ultimate stay-cation, and being surrounded in luxury with entertainment right outside your front door was another day in the neighborhood. The grand opening of Valencia Bonita in Bonita Springs, Florida has brought the resort home giving 55+ homebuyers the house of their dreams in a high-end community that features amenities you won’t find anywhere else. Catch a Broadway-inspired show, or do some wine tasting, you’ll never look at staying in on a Saturday night the same way again.

Four home collections from single family floor plans to stately villas give residents unparalleled elegance and expansive living spaces with prices starting in the $300’s up to the $540’s. Ranging in size from 2,518 to 4,265, GL Homes has constructed exquisite gourmet kitchens, spa-like master baths, and luxurious master bedrooms with a retreat feel, with most offering his, and hers closet spaces. Boasting the latest in energy efficiency, and design details, boomers, and retirees can entertain to their heart’s content inside, and out thanks to spacious open great rooms, outdoor screened patios, and expertly designed landscaping. Storing your vehicles, or big boys toys are no problem with models offering 2-3 car garage options, also the ideal space for a workshop area or perhaps a man cave?

Coming Soon 2017 Latitude Margaritaville

Pool parties every day of the week, and sun drenched beach umbrellas is a classic spring break dream, but what if I said this will be a day in the life for 55+ retirees? Coming this fall to Daytona Beach, home will be in Margaritaville. Yes, to the tune of Jimmy Buffett, but in this case Latitude Margaritaville where active adults will be basking under the Florida sun in a sprawling 6,900 home community developed by Margaritaville Holdings Inc., and Minto Communities LLC.  Get ready to shake up some refreshing libations, slather on the sunscreen, and dive into the fountain of youth Florida style.

Daytona Beach is an ever popular east coast destination attracting kids from 9 to 99 to its mild year round weather, nightlife, and laid back lifestyle. Latitude Margaritaville will be putting an exciting, tropical twist on the way active adults take on their next chapter with a focus on carefree living, resort style amenities, and a seamless indoor/outdoor concept. Amenities anyone? This place is taking 55+ buyers home to paradise offering everything under the sun with a resort style swimming pool, a gym outfitted with an aerobics studio, indoor lap pool, and spa. Lifelong learning opportunities including art programs are taking residents back to class, but when the books are put away, this community heats things up with a band shell area for live music, and Margaritaville inspired cuisine, and cocktails.

New Florida Homes at the Villages of Seloy

Villages of Seloy in the “ancient city” of St. Augustine, Florida, is a beautiful 55+ community set against a historic backdrop of old world ambience, From the moment residents approach the artfully designed gated entrance surrounded by waving palms, and a bubbling fountain, The Villages promises a low maintenance lifestyle rich in amenities, pride of ownership, and the incredible climate Florida is known for. Buyers will find modern condo designs with high end features in a natural setting for a truly carefree way of life.

Located just 30 minutes from Jacksonville, The Villages of Seloy boasts low maintenance homes, and immaculate landscaping. Residents have a the choice of four open floor plans with idyllic layouts for entertaining. Homes start at $254,900 offering 2-3 bedrooms, and 2 baths with spacious two car garages. For an additional cost, 55+ homebuyers can enjoy serene lakefront, or nature preserve views. Geared towards outdoor living, screened patios, and sunrooms are perfect for hosting gatherings, or leisurely evenings taking in a Florida sunset. Classic design features including crown molding, granite countertops, walk in closets, and stainless appliances have a luxurious feel with the practicality of full security systems, energy efficient heating, and cooling, and innovative sun tunnels.