Active adult communities come in a wide range of sizes. There are intimate neighborhoods with less than 100 homes and sprawling communities which contain thousands of residences. In beautiful Ocala, On Top of the World is a magnificent resort-style community that will one day boast 10,000 homes.
Homes & Real Estate
First opened in 1982, On Top of the World offers the benefits of a well-established community as well as innovative new home designs and exciting, state-of-the-art amenities. As new homes are still being built, the long development time has resulted in a vast array of home styles. Homebuyers will find both single-family homes and attached villas, each ranging from 1,100 to over 2,900 square feet.
Homes at On Top of the World are spread throughout several distinct neighborhoods, each with their own particular features and varying Homeowners Association fees. In the Windsor neighborhood, residents enjoy maintenance-free living, as the upkeep of the home exterior and yard is included as part of the monthly fee.
Candler Hills, which is one of the community’s newest areas, features estate homes with prime golf course views set amid a 25-acre nature preserve. A private neighborhood clubhouse includes popular amenities such as an outdoor swimming pool with a whirlpool spa, plenty of open space, and a well-maintained fitness walking trail.
On Top of the World’s Indigo East neighborhood also contains resort-style amenities, including a private clubhouse and outdoor pool. Indigo East has a dog park, and homes feature special drought-resistant landscaping. Residents will also enjoy close proximity to Circle Square Commons, which hosts a variety of services such as a farmer’s market and live entertainment.
In the Renaissance Park area, residents enjoy a golf-cart lifestyle. There are 62 villas in this neighborhood, and everything residents need is located within a short walk or golf cart drive. Exterior home maintenance and many other services are included as part of the monthly community fees.
Amenities and Lifestyle
Whichever neighborhood they choose, residents can enjoy all of the amenities offered throughout the On Top of the World community. There are three par-72, 18-hole championship golf courses, multiple clubhouses, four resort-style swimming pools, and The Arbor Tennis Club.
Master the Possibilities, the community’s continuing education center, offers more than 800 classes, lectures, and demonstrations each year. For live entertainment, residents will love visiting the Circle Square Cultural Center, and a world of luxury awaits at The Ranch Fitness Center and Spa.
In addition to all of the fabulous amenities, On Top of the World has over 200 social and civic clubs. Residents are sure to find a group appealing to their interests, which makes it easy to find new friends and stay involved within the community.
When it comes to vibrant active adult communities, On Top of the World is one of the largest in Florida. To experience the lifestyle first-hand, potential homebuyers can arrange an affordable three-day visit, which may just encourage them to become residents themselves.