An affordable Florida retirement is far from out of reach for active adult homebuyers on a budget. There are plenty of communities offering affordable attached homes in the Sunshine State, whether you’re looking to settle on the Gulf Coast or the Atlantic shoreline.
If you’re searching for a home for sale in Florida that’s under $100k, we’ve hand-picked a few noteworthy 55+ communities for you to consider.
Below $100k – Low $200s
Located in Deerfield Beach, Century Village East has 8,508 units in an age-restricted setting. Built between 1970 and 1995, homes for sale are available on a resale-only basis. Units range from 650 to almost 1,100 square feet with one or two bedrooms, one to two bathrooms, open-concept floor plans, master suites, and scenic golf course or water views. These units are housed in secured buildings with two to four floors. Current homes for sale range from below $100k to the high $600s.
With two clubhouses in the community, Century Village East has plenty of social activities for residents to enjoy. The main clubhouse offers 145,000 square feet of amenities, including a fitness center, an indoor pool, a sauna, an arts and crafts room, and much more. Also, neighbors and friends can get together in the ballroom for community events.
Below $100k – Mid $300s
Wynmoor Village is a gated condo community with 5,260 units in 133 buildings. Models range from 550 to over 1,250 square feet with one to three bedrooms, one to two-and-a-half bathrooms, and scenic golf course, lake, or garden views. Current homes for sale range from below $100k to the mid $200s.
Providing a country club lifestyle, the 50,000-square-foot clubhouse offers numerous amenities, including a card room, a billiards room, and a ballroom. There’s also a fitness center, an arts and crafts studio, a community theater with 962 seats, six shuffleboard courts, 12 lighted tennis courts, and more. And for golf lovers, the Wynmoor Golf Club offers a clubhouse with an 18-hole golf course.
Below $100k – High $100s
Residents of Century Village at West Palm Beach enjoy living in a prime location near the Atlantic Coast. This community offers low-maintenance and affordable condos with easy access to shopping, dining, and recreation. The 6,500 units that make up this community were built between 1970 and 1995, and they feature one to two bedrooms, one to two bathrooms, and balconies with golf course or scenic water views. Current homes for sale range from below $100k to the high $100s.
All homeowners have access to a 92,000-square-foot clubhouse within Century Village at West Palm Beach. The list of resort-style amenities includes a fitness center, a ballroom, a party room, an arts and crafts studio, a library, a performance theater with 1,221 seats, two outdoor pools, four tennis courts, and more. The community is just a few miles from the Atlantic shoreline, so residents often plan day trips to nearby beaches. Also, Century Village homeowners enjoy easy access to other nearby cities such as Palm Beach Gardens or Boca Raton.
Below $100k – High $500s
With 11,000 residents, resort-style amenities, and nearly 200 clubs and interest groups, Sun City Center is a self-contained 55+ community with attached and single-family homes for sale. The home models range from 1,503 square feet to 3,086 square feet with two to three bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and attached two- to three-car garages. Current homes for sale range from below $100k to the low $300s.
Sun City Center is home to three amenity centers with facilities for fitness and hobby activities. The Central Campus includes several buildings and outdoor activity courts, including The Atrium, The Old Town Hall, and The Arts and Crafts Center. The South Campus includes a 10,000-square-foot Community Hall and several outdoor sports courts. The West Campus includes gardening plots and RV storage.
In addition to the three amenity campuses in the neighborhood, the greater Sun City Center area has eight golf courses with 162-holes of golf. Also, Sun City Center is located 25 miles south of Tampa, and Tampa International Airport is just 35 miles away.