Welcome to the third 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 now divided into four final matchups. 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.
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.
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.
Bridgewater is an active adult community by Del Webb in Brownstown, Michigan. Residents can enjoy a clubhouse filled with amenities and a long list of special interest groups and events coordinated by a full-time activities director. This luxurious community designed for residents 55 and better will contain 631 homes upon completion. Bridgewater enjoys a park-like setting that includes picnic areas and a catch-and-release fishing pond.
Savannah Lakes Village is a resort-style community located in McCormick, South Carolina. The country club lifestyle offered here combined with dozens of clubs and activities appeal to a wide array of homebuyers. This active lifestyle community was established in the late 1980s and now offers new and resale homes throughout half a dozen neighborhoods. Upon completion, Savannah Lakes Village will encompass 4,800 homes in a variety of neighborhoods. Homebuyers can find a home that includes their size and style requirements as well as scenic golf, lake, or forest views.
Hershey’s Mill is a gated 55+ community in West Chester, Pennsylvania. This popular community began in the late 1970s and now over 3,000 active adults call Hershey’s Mill home. This active adult community in Chester County combines the best of both worlds: low-maintenance homeownership with a country club lifestyle. Not only does Hershey’s Mill include numerous thoughtful amenities, but there are dozens of clubs, activities, and planned trips for residents.
Colonial Heritage in Williamsburg, Virginia, is a gated active adult community, which enjoys a beautiful setting that is steeped in history. Residents aged 55 and better will appreciate Colonial Heritage’s 18-hole championship golf course and spacious clubhouse, which features amenities that will appeal to many active adults. This community has earned many accolades and is nestled just 50 miles east of Richmond.