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A Sweet Time at The Villages Strawberry Festival


Last week The Villages Strawberry Festival was held at Brownwood Paddock Square and thousands turned out for the event which featured live entertainment, tractor rides, and of course loads of strawberries in just about any form you could imagine including drinks, pastries, crepes and much more. Longtime reader Darryl Kenyon shot the video below, enjoy!

The Lay of the Land


The Villages is a huge place and it definitely takes newcomers some time to get the lay of the land. In this video I’m going to help you shortcut the learning curve in that regard. Want more videos just like this one? Check out the Complete Guide to The Villages “Total Package” which includes access […]

The Villages 2014 MLS Home Sales Report


We’re back again with another yearly report of homes sold through the Multiple Listing Service. This report analyzes 712 home sales that took place in The Villages between January 1, 2014 and December 31, 2014. The data in this report is from the Mid-Florida Multiple Listing Service, and only includes homes that were handled by […]

Find Your Way Around With The Villages GPS App

The Villages GPS app

Not being able to find their way around is one of the biggest worries a lot of people have about moving to a community as big as The Villages. No matter how long you’ve lived here or how often you’ve visited, with new places popping up all the time, its easy to get turned around. […]

Top 5 Places for Wings in The Villages


According to the National Chicken Council, American’s are expected to eat 1.25 BILLION chicken wings on Super Bowl Sunday. I know I’ll definitely have my fair share of that total. We took to Facebook recently to ask our fans about the best places for wings in The Villages. Here were the Top 5 responses: Beef […]

Lost Pet in The Villages? Start here…


Few things in life are as heart-wrenching as having a beloved pet go missing. Luckily, if you live in The Villages, there’s a great service that can help you get reunited with your best friend as quickly as possible. It’s called The Villages Pet Finder, and its a free service of the Villages Community Development […]

The Villages Gets Ready for Merle Haggard


One of the bigger performances to hit The Villages in 2015 will take place on January 28th when Country music Hall of Famer Merle Haggard comes to Savannah Center. Famous for songs like “Workin’ Man Blues”, “The Fightin’ Side of Me”, “I think I’ll Just Stay Here and Drink”, and “Oakie from Muskogee”, Haggard was […]

New Home Sales in The Villages Drop 24%


Real estate markets cooled in most parts of the country in 2014, and The Villages was not immune. Despite our prediction that 2014 could be a record year for new home sales in The Villages, new homes accounted for 2,601 sales, a 24% year-over-year decrease from the 2013 sales total of 3,419. According to a […]

Look Inside: “On The Square” Limited Edition Photo Book


At the time of this post we’ve already pre-sold more than 50% of this year’s photo book allotment. Several of our buyers from last year have snapped up multiple copies of this year’s batch to give as gifts. I’ve received emails from some of you asking if there was a way to take a look […]