Florida is a well-established retirement destination, yet the Sunshine State still has many communities where active adults can find beautiful new construction homes. Located throughout the state, these eight communities are a great place to start your search.
A spacious clubhouse, an 18-hole golf course and a variety of resort-style amenities come together at Del Webb Orlando. This 830-home community offers beautiful grounds and plenty of recreations, as well as many attached and detached homes in sizes from 978 to over 2,800 square feet. Its prime location also puts it within easy reach of many exciting Orlando attractions.
Spread across 4,300 acres, Solivita features two 18-hole championship golf courses, multiple clubhouses and a wide range of resort-style amenities. The community opened in 2000 with plans for approximately 5,900 homes, making it one of the largest active adult communities in Florida. Homebuyers can choose among luxurious homes in both attached duplex and single-family designs.
Del Webb Ponte Vedra enjoys a prime location just minutes from the ocean and just 20 miles from Jacksonville. It is a quiet enclave of 1,988 homesites within the larger Nocatee community. Highlights include a 38,000 square-foot clubhouse, hobby and game rooms, varied sports courts, and an exciting line-up of clubs, classes, and activities.
Developed by Del Webb, Stone Creek is a lovely community of approximately 4,000 homes and an impressive range of amenities. Multiple clubhouses feature desirable amenities including indoor and outdoor swimming pools, hobby and game rooms, sports courts, a state-of-the-art fitness facility, and an 18-hole golf course.
Just 25 miles south of Tampa, Valencia Lakes has world-class amenities and plans for about 1,540 beautiful homes in a variety of styles and sizes. Valencia Lakes offers a wide range of clubs and classes, as well as a 27,000 square-foot clubhouse with resort-style amenities and numerous outdoor recreations.
Southshore Falls sits on the shores of Tampa Bay and offers active adults an ideal mix of small-town charm and easy access to Tampa's urban attractions. Amenities include a spacious clubhouse and outdoor recreations, while new construction homes are available in both attached and single-family designs. Upon completion, the community will contain about 866 homes.
Active adults looking to settle on Florida's Space Coast will love the lush beauty of Heritage Isle. This 478-acre community is adjacent to the 18-hole Duran Golf Course. On-site amenities include a spacious clubhouse with hobby and game rooms, a state-of-the-art fitness center, plenty of outdoor recreations, and the on-site Heritage Isle Restaurant. Homes at Heritage Isle features designs from multiple builders, including condos, attached duplexes, and single-family homes.
At Tampa Bay Golf & Country Club, active adults will find new construction homes set within well-established grounds. The community opened in 1994 and has plans for 1,336 single-family homes. Highlights include hobby and game rooms, swimming pools, sports courts, an on-site restaurant, and 27 holes of golf. A full social calendar also keeps residents busy with clubs, classes, and special events.