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4 New 55+ Communities in Central Florida for 2023
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4 New 55+ Communities in Central Florida for 2023
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If you’re looking for a brand new 55+ community to call home, you’ve come to the right place. Explore55Plus has picked out the best new 55+ communities in Central Florida. To help narrow your search, we have the info you need to make a decision about where to call home. Our top picks are stylish and modern, while also providing easy access to all of life’s necessities! Get ready to find your perfect fit!
Del Webb Minneola
Among the new 55+ communities in Central Florida, Del Webb Minneola stands out as one of our favorites. Nestled in Central Florida, this new community boasts some of the most stunning views in the area. Looking out over Lake Apopka with downtown Orlando in the distance, residents are treated to a picturesque setting that is nothing short of captivating.
The amenity center is a whopping 17,500 sqft, providing plenty of space for residents to socialize and stay active. With an outdoor bar, resort-style pool, fitness center, and sports courts, there's always something to do. Additionally, golf enthusiasts will be pleased to know that Bella Collina is close by and has very reasonable member fees. What's more, this highly sought-after community is located close to the turnpike, making it easy to go everywhere.
With pricing for these new homes starting in the low $400,000s, this is a fantastic time to buy. HOA fees include lawn upkeep, high-speed internet and TV. Also, residents have the option of natural gas which is not always an option in many of the surrounding 55+ communities. And if you’re lucky, you just might catch a glimpse of Disney’s fireworks in the evenings.
Heritage - The Cottages of Sanders Grove
In contrast, Heritage - The Cottages of Sanders Grove is a smaller, but charming new community located in Okahumpka, FL. These new single family homes built by DR Horton are perfect for those looking for a boutique style community. And at a great price point. You won’t find lavish amenities here. But the necessities such as a clubhouse, pool, rec center, bocce ball and tennis court will all be available for residents to enjoy.
Homes range from $310,000 to $350,000, making this a great option for the budget-conscience retiree. Additionally, there are plenty of daily conveniences near by, beautiful Lake Harris, and easy access to The Villages. Notably, HOA fees at The Cottages of Sanders Grove are only $64/month. Residents take on more responsibility when it comes to outdoor maintenance, but the affordable price makes it worthwhile!
With its attractive pricing and essential amenities, Heritage - The Cottages of Sanders Grove is the essence of affordable luxury in new 55+ communities in Central Florida.
Add Del Webb Sunbridge to the list of stunning, new 55+ communities in Central Florida. Located in the charming city of St. Cloud, this multigenerational community offers something for everyone. Here, you’ll have the perk of being close to great hospitals, restaurants and shopping. But you might have to contend with the occasional traffic jam.
With an array of amenities to enjoy, including a modern clubhouse, sports courts, and an on-site restaurant, you can easily fill your days with fun. Fans of the outdoors will appreciate the walking and biking trails, along with the lush trees and green spaces. What’s more, the downtown area features shopping, restaurants, and entertainment set upon a picturesque lake.
For those interested in making Del Webb Sunbridge home, the Villas start at $380,000, with smaller single-family homes around $405,000. However, we must note that the cost can range upwards of one million dollars. Don’t forget to factor in the lot fees and any upgrades or add-ons for your home. Sunbridge HOA fees vary depending on home site, with some ranging anywhere from the high $300s to mid $400s. This retirement community is a must-see for anyone looking for a peaceful and luxurious retirement.
Del Webb Oasis
Lastly, Del Webb Oasis is a new, vibrant 55+ community that is quickly making a name for itself. Particularly, it boasts an enviable location in Winter Garden that puts residents within easy reach of the attractions that make the area so popular. Just minutes away from Disney and Dr. Phillips Restaurant Row, there is no lack of options for dining, entertainment, and recreation.
Although the clubhouse hasn't opened yet, it will soon, and it is set to impress. At over 12,000 sqft, it will feature a pool, fitness center, sports courts, walking paths, and a fire pit to look forward to.
Home prices at Del Webb Oasis start at $420,000 and can go above $700,000 - especially for homesites with premium views of Disney’s nightly fireworks. The HOA fees are reasonable, ranging from the high $400s to the mid $500s. These costs are competitive and cover lawn care, internet and cable. This community is a must-see on anyone’s list of new 55+ communities in Central Florida.
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So there you have it! Four of the best new 55+ communities in Central Florida. Whether you’re looking for a retirement with grand adventures, or planning for leisurely days of rest, these communities offer something for everyone. And while we can’t choose the perfect home for you, we can certainly point you in the right direction.