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The Villages, Florida is a unique retirement community in Florida. It’s a unique census-designated geographic area in Florida, United States.


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The Villages, Florida also shares its name with a broader master plan community that spreads out into parts of Marion and Lake counties.

You get to enjoy some of the best real estate opportunities in The Villages, Florida. The communities have a lot to offer prospective retirees who are looking to move into a Florida retirement community. The Villages, Florida have some of the highest resale values in the Sunshine State of Florida.

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The Villages, Florida is made up of five distinct neighborhoods that share a common bond: The Villages of Lake Florida (a combination of three lakes and one town); The Villages of Jacksonville (a blend of two lakes and one town); The Villages of Sarasota/Sarasota Beach (an amalgamation of two towns and two lakes); The Villages of Winter Garden (one town and one lake).

The Villages, Florida are located in the far southern part of Florida, directly east of the City of Miami, right where the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean meet. The central area of the community is made up of the cities of Summerland, Edra, and Destin, while the outer areas are dominated by the communities of Lake Mary and Pinellas County. The largest of the five communities in the City of Villages is only a small strip of land.

The primary distinguishing feature of The Villages, Florida is the exceptional quality of life that it offers. The communities are extremely vibrant, with all kinds of activities ranging from golfing to swimming, art galleries to outdoor sports. There is also a wide range of establishments for dining and retail shopping, as well as the kind of clubs that are typically found only in larger towns.

The clubs and other establishments have the highest rate of success in attracting residents. In short, you can have the time of your life in a community with an average home price, high crime rate, low employment, but with the most amazing and convenient qualities.

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The upcoming years will see the introduction of a master-planned community. The Villages Florida will be made up of five villages, the largest among them, the City of Winter Garden. The Villages will be built at various locations in Florida and will be managed and operated by a board of leaders who will come from each of the five villages. The board will make decisions that will benefit the entire community, and they will work closely with the surrounding community to do just that.

While the development of the villages in Florida may cause a few concerns on the part of residents, there are a few benefits that will be seen immediately. One of the main benefits of the Villages Florida is the large number of golf courses that will be available for players to play on. Currently, there are only about twenty to thirty golf courses in all of the state of Florida. This is not going to change anytime in the near future, so people who live in the areas surrounding the Villages will always have a great place to play their favorite game.

More Benefits Of Living in The Villages

One of the many benefits of living in The Villages, Florida (it’s also one of the biggest reasons why people choose it so much) is the large number of luxurious vacation rentals that will be available to residents. Residents will have the ability to stay in a vacation rental as long as they wish and come and go as they please.

The Villages, Florida are also close to all of the golf courses, so people who are always on the go and need somewhere to go will love their new homes here. They will be able to come and visit friends and family whenever they want to, without having to worry about driving far or finding a hotel that they like.

The Village's residents live in a relaxed and peaceful community. Residents never have to worry about traffic or sidewalks being blocked. The Villages, Florida are well kept and well maintained. Many people enjoy living in the quiet and controlled environment that this area offers.

The Villages, Florida is the happiest retirement community for retirees, and there is no better place to live. It is a wonderful community with lots of activities and attractions.

There is no shortage of things to do, and plenty of room to accommodate everyone that comes to stay. The Villages, Florida is truly a remarkable place for anyone to visit. It offers luxurious living, a serene ambiance, and amazing amenities. The Villages, Florida is a perfect place for anyone to retire.

Feel free to contact the 55 Next Real Estate Team. Our Ocala Office is located at 8929 SW 94th St., Unit G. You can call us at 352-244-8977. 

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TJ Harrington 


Comments (3)

Ed Silva, 203-206-0754
Mapleridge Realty, CT 203-206-0754 - Waterbury, CT
Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally

The Villages is far from a Village it's a small town of grown-ups

Jan 21, 2021 06:43 AM
TJ Harrington

Hi Ed   Thanks for commenting.  I love Living in Florida    


Jan 23, 2021 07:56 AM
TJ Harrington
55Next Real Estate - Ocala, FL
I Buy and Sell Florida 55+ Retirement Homes

Hello, Ed. Yes, a small town of happy grownups 😃

Jan 21, 2021 05:14 PM
Kristin Johnston - REALTOR®
RE/MAX Platinum - Waukesha, WI
Giving Back With Each Home Sold!

Great information.  Thanks for sharing and have a wonderful day!

Jan 30, 2021 07:24 AM