The Villages in Florida is one of the most highly acclaimed active adult communities in the world. The Villages has consistently received more searches and inquiries than any other community on our site. It is located 60 miles northeast of Orlando in the heart of central Florida. It spans two zip codes, three counties and will eventually be home to over 100,000 aged 55+ residents. For over 30 years retirees have been flocking to The Villages to enjoy a life of leisure, golf and warm Florida sunshine.
The Villages has a lot to offer. There are over 60,000 residents currently living in the community. It has two downtown districts, 26 executive golf courses, 9 championship courses and countless amenities and social activities.
Before making a home purchase in The Villages, be sure to do your homework. First, be aware that the best assortment of homes for sale can be found on the pre-owned resale market. Buyers can select from hundreds of homes available at prices unmatched by the developer. Second, make sure you tour the community and talk with some of the residents to find out if the lifestyle is right for you. Chances are that everyone you talk to in The Villages will sell you on a million reasons why you should move there.