Tampa, St. Petersburg, Clearwater, Bradenton, and Sarasota are the biggest populations centers in this region of the state. Also known as the Gold Coast, the west coast of Florida offers direct access to the Gulf of Mexico, which is perhaps a more serene option than the Atlantic Ocean. This area is also very popular with residents and retirees from the Midwest who are able to shoot right down I-75 to get here.
At David Weekley Homes, we believe a home can delight and inspire. Encore homes offer an ideal balance of livability and outstanding design. Encore homes live better, from the bright, open single- story plans and expanded living areas to the high level of customization available. Encore at FishHawk Ranch is Tampa’s Friendliest 55+ gated neighborhood in FishHawk Ranch. It features the Oasis club, a 5,000 sq. ft. clubhouse with a full-time lifestyle director, featuring a gym, exercise room, meeting room, club room, party room, pickleball, pool and spa, bocce ball, fire pits and access to select FishHawk Rach amenities such as the FishHawk Ranch lake house and trail system. There are 5 models open daily, and single family homes are priced from the $290k’s.
Valencia Lakes’ coastal Tampa location makes it easy to enjoy the breathtaking beaches of Florida’s Gulf Coast. Valencia Lakes offers a vacation-inspired lifestyle that caters to residents looking to socialize and stay physically active. The gorgeous waterfront clubhouse is perfect for active retired adults and offers an array of amenities including a fitness center, grand social hall, relaxing pools, tennis courts and an outdoor bistro. A full-time lifestyle director is onsite to organize a wide variety of clubs, fun events and opportunities for making new friends all year-round. Plus, this amazing community features a stunning selection of twin villas and single-family homes that provide the ultimate in carefree living.
Enjoy resort-style amenities and activities including a state-of-the-art fitness center, resort pool with lap lanes, grand clubhouse with full-time Lifestyle Director, social clubs, and group outings.
Del Webb at Lakewood Ranch offers a collection of single-family homes and low-maintenance attached villas designed to fit your lifestyle. There are currently 10 home designs to choose from starting in the mid-$200k’s.
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