The Village of Bell Aire, the Village of Hemingway and the Village of Winifred
are some of the neighborhoods with prices in the $200,000s. Homes in the $400,000 - $500,000 range are
found in the Village of Bonnybrook and the Village of Fernandina, among
others. $1,000,000 and higher priced residences can be found in the Village of St. Augustine and the Village of
Some residences have pond views and many have golf
course views. Some homes come furnished but most do not.
Newer neighborhoods tend to have a variety of
Parts of the
Villages are gated and parts are not.
Residents enjoy three colorful town squares, Lake
Sumter Landing, Spanish Springs and Brownwood Paddock, each with its own flavor,
retailers and restaurants. Events take place in the
squares every day of the week. There are also several plazas and shopping areas.
is a golf cart community, and residents really do not need a
car. Through an extensive network of paths and
tunnels, everything can be reached on one of the little electric or gas-powered
machines Residents ride everywhere on their carts and have license plates on the back of them
declaring from which state they hail. Traffic jams have been
known to occur at some intersections, and there are speed limit
checks throughout the community. Since Orlando International Airport is too far to reach on a golf
cart, The Villages Transportation provides a shuttle to the facility.
The recreation department
stages 1,000 events and activities every week. There are hundreds of clubs for everything from needlework,
clogging, bird watching, playing piano and playing harmonica to golf,
memoir writing, cribbage, Civil War re-enactments and many, many
Fifty seven recreation centers of various sizes and
39 golf courses keep residents physically active. The golf courses include thirty-two 9 hole courses, four
18 hole courses and eight 27 hole courses. All homeowners play on the 9 hole courses for free and are
members of the other courses, which require a fee to play. The golf academy ensures that
swings can always be improved. More courses are planned.
Webwerxx, Inc. Copyright
2006-2015 | Contact
Statement | Legal
rights reserved. No part of this
electronic publication may be reproduced
without the express written consent of Webwerxx, Inc. Various attempts
were made to
verify the accuracy of the information
contained in this report, but some information
may have changed since publication. Webwerxx, Inc. cannot be held responsible for
information that has changed since this
publication appeared online. We are not
real estate agents.