The Villages of The Villages Florida is a premier retirement community. It is located in central Florida offering a variety of homes for sale. Let me help you find THE HOME OF YOUR DREAMS ! The Villages is an active adult community with a unique lifestyle. Currently the community is comprised of 70 unique villages, over 48,000 homes and a growing population of 100,000 residents. This golf cart accessible community provides fun, entertainment, great social atmosphere, many clubs and functions, sports of all kinds, restaurants, shopping, health facilities and more. Entertainment is provided nightly on the 3 Town Squares where you can relax and listen to the music or dance under the stars. Monday is Fiesta Night and Thursday is Texas Thursday, and on both nights, local vendors display their wares around the squares of The Villages. Walk through the shops, eat at the local restaurants, enjoy the music, go to a movie at the Rialto Theater and Old Mill Theater or just stroll and enjoy the fresh Florida air. The Lake Sumter Town Square of The Villages offers great dinning on the water and boat rides on Lake Sumter.
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No matter what your preference, a challenging 18 hole championship course, or the many 9 hole executive courses that are free to play for life, you can enjoy your game the way you like it. There are 11 championship courses and country clubs in The Villages, with one course designed by Arnold Palmer and one by Nancy Lopez. The 34 executive courses offer different levels of challenge. The total number of golf holes will be 621 at build out.
There are many tennis courts located throughout The Villages recreation areas. In addition, you will find premium courts at the tennis center located at the Glenview Country Club area. These premium courts host many leagues and play based on ranked ability. Pickle Ball is one of the more popular sports in The Villages. Many courts are located in the recreation areas with organized leagues and play available. Pickle Ball is played with paddles and wiffle balls on courts much shorter than tennis courts.
Bowling has proven to be one of the more popular sports in The Villages and there are currently a total of 64 lanes of bowling housed in 2 modern buildings with a restaurant attached. The Villages has actively brought professional bowling tournaments to The Villages. You may have watched the roll offs of one of the professional tournament held on specially constructed outdoor alleys on the town square. Plenty of leagues, plenty of lanes and plenty of fun, no matter what your skill level.
If you have a driving desire to return to the softball diamond, this is where you belong. Various leagues exist for play at the three softball facilities located in The villages. You just may run into a member of your former team and renew an old acquaintance.
Enjoy one of the many neighborhood pools or exercise in one of the fitness pools, all located conveniently in the many neighborhood 57 recreation centers. There are currently 64 community pools, 7 sports pools, 38 adult pools and 19 family pools to make sure that you are afforded the type of swimming experience you like to enjoy along with 8 premium membership country club pools.
In addition to the spotlighted recreational activities above, you will find the following activities supported in many different 63 recreational areas of The Villages.
Driving Ranges * Shuffleboard * Outdoor Basketball * Billiards Rooms * Card Rooms * Bocce Courts * Volleyball * Fishing Lakes * Miles of Recreational Trails 8 Wildlife Preserves * Polo * Garden Clubs * Therapy Spas * Horseshoe Courts * Recreational Buildings * Exercise Facilities * Active Social Clubhouses * Arts and Crafts * Meeting Rooms and the list goes on.
Each of the communities with in The Villages offers a tremendous variety to recreational facilities. In The Villages, these facilities are abundant, as are the many social clubs offering weekly and monthly meetings. If you like to do it, there is probably a club of those who also like that activity. If there isn't one, just say you want to form one and watch your friends and neighbors with those same interests join. As of spring 2011 over 1800 clubs and activities meet within The Villages. Whatever you want to do, just do it because it is all here and waiting for you.
The area offers the greatest of medical sources you can imagine. Serving the local community is The Villages Hospital, along with the Leesburg Regional Medical Center and Monroe Regional Hospital in Ocala. Emergency response time in The Villages is said to be 3 minutes or less on average. In addition to hospitals, all types of medical services exist that are not that far from your doorstep.
The Villages Wellness Center offers personal training, exercise equipment, massage therapy, facials and skin care plus more.
A 24-hour Neighborhood Watch program provides for additional security and controlled access to each neighborhood of The Villages.
There are many houses of worship in and adjacent to the community including the All Faiths Chapel, Church on The Square (non-denominational), and many others representing various beliefs.
Please feel free to browse through this site to explore resale homes in the communities of The Villages, Lady Lake, Wildwood, Fruitland Park, Belleview, Summerfield, Oxford, and Leesburg. This comprehensive online tool offers direct access to the latest properties for sale in your area. Featuring extensive community information, consumer links, school information, free reports, answers to commonly asked real estate questions, and more, you will find everything about real estate within one easy source.
If you currently own property and are thinking of placing it on the market, this site contains information about preparing your home for sale, selecting the right agent, pricing your home appropriately, marketing it effectively, going through the inspection processes, and receiving a timely market evaluation.
I LIVE IN THE VILLAGES AND WORK IN THE VILLAGES * I am not affiliated with the developer of The Villages of Lake, Marion or Sumter County, Florida or their subsidiaries.
Tom Heller, Realtor, SRES UPDATED 7/28/2014 Featured Homes In The Villages ---------------- ----------------------------- NEW TO MARKET
3/2 CONCRETE DESIGNER OVER 1800 SQ FT VILLAGE OF PIEDMONT $235,000 ----------------------------
CUSTOM DESIGNER W/ IN LAW SUITE $249,900 ---------------------- 2/2 AUSTIN COTTAGE BOND PAID $179,900 --------------------------- EXPANDED LANTANA PRIVACY REAR W/ PRESEVE VIEWS BOND PAID $364,900 ---------------------------- DESIGNER GARDENIA TURNKEY FURNISHED VILLAGE OF HADLEY $339,900 ------------------ DESIGNER CEDAR 3/2 CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION 2 CAR + GOLF CART GARAGE VILLAGE OF PINELLAS NEW PRICE $259,900 Includes a golf cart -------------------------- _____________ EMAIL ME THE TYPE OF HOME YOU ARE LOOKING FOR AND I WILL PERSONALLY SEARCH OVER 150 HOMES IN THE VILLAGES FOR YOUR DREAM HOUSE.