Welcome to the second round of 55places.com's March Community Craziness competition. Think that your community is a cut above the rest? Are your community’s amenities simply too good to ignore? Has moving to your community changed your life? The competition is divided into Region 1 and Region 2. Today's matchup is among the finalists in the first region. If your community (or one you know well) is listed below, cast your vote by clicking on the poll. After you vote, you can tell us what sets your community apart by leaving a review on the community page. In the event of a tie, the winner will be decided by whichever community has the highest number of unique pageviews. The contest will be in the bracket style and will work just like any other major sports contest, with the winner of each round facing off against the winner of the next round. Disclaimer: Reviews are subject to approval and may be edited for clarity and accordance to company policy.
On Top of the World in Ocala, FL is a beautiful active adult community in the heart of Central Florida. The planned 10,000 homes make the community one of the largest in the state. It has attracted retirees from across the country with its finely crafted homes, world-class amenities, and active lifestyle. The setting provides the perfect escape for active adults who want to get the most out of life. With everything that On Top of the World has to offer, it is easy to understand why so many retirees have chosen to call this 55+ community their home.
Del Webb’s Frisco Lakes is wrapped around the shores of beautiful Lake Lewisville in prestigious Frisco, Texas. This highly desirable destination 30 miles north of Dallas offers the ideal blend of culture, recreation, and lifestyle. Frisco Lakes features two clubhouses, an 18-hole golf course, and other world-class amenities. Frisco, Texas has been designated one of the fastest growing cities in the country due to an attractive setting that is rich in culture and history. As a result, nearly half of this community’s residents have flocked to the community from other states around the country.
Ardiente is a 788-home active adult community in North Las Vegas, Nevada. Residents enjoy everything from a 24-hour guard-gated entry to community gardens, a beautiful clubhouse, and a selection of stylish, energy-efficient home plans. Six uniquely landscaped parks, like the rose garden and dog park, weave together via an extensive network of pedestrian paths, creating an idyllic and comfortable community with modern homes.
Trilogy at the Vineyards by Shea Homes is a gated, active adult community named for its location among the breathtaking vineyards in Brentwood, California. Located in the East Bay Area at the shadow of Mount Diablo, Trilogy at the Vineyards is surrounded by thousands of acres of vineyards, rolling hills, olive groves, and nature preserves. Trilogy at the Vineyards is rich in amenities and is also suitably located just a few minutes away from Brentwood and a championship golf course.
Charbonneau Country Club is an active lifestyle community in Wilsonville, Oregon. This 1,500-home golfing community appeals to homebuyers because of its resort-style amenities, vibrant social atmosphere, and variety of low-maintenance homes. Every homeowner is a member of the country club and has access to all the amenities in this development. Being situated on a 27-hole golf course along the Willamette River means having beautiful fairway or water views.
Situated in the scenic Willamette Valley, Woodburn Estates & Golf in Woodburn, Oregon is an established active adult community that welcomes residents aged 55 and better. All homeowners have complete access to common areas, a clubhouse, golf course, in addition to other facilities. The showpiece of this community is the private 18-hole golf course and residents frequently organize golf tournaments. However, there is a large variety of other recreational pursuits and activities open to all.
Hot Springs Village is a sprawling gated community nestled in the Ouachita Mountains in Central Arkansas. The community was started in 1970 and will offer 9,500 homes, nine golf courses, and countless amenities and social clubs. Residents of this active adult community enjoy access to world-class attractions, quality healthcare, great restaurants, and unique shops. Hot Springs Village is renowned for its incredible housing options, low property taxes, and temperate climate.
Kings Point is a gated active adult neighborhood in Sun City Center, Florida. The community enjoys convenient golf cart access to the retail and dining establishments in Sun City Center. This 55+ community has two private clubhouses, golf courses and many wonderful activities. Since construction began in the early 1970s, retirees from across the country have flocked to the community in search of a warm climate, an active lifestyle, and low-maintenance living. The region enjoys 300 days of sunshine a year and a mild three-season climate that makes outdoor activity possible nearly every day of the year.