Retirement Community near Venice & North Port
Located on Florida’s Gulf Coast (aka Sun Coast), the West Villages is a thoughtfully planned, vibrant community that straddles the borders of Venice and North Port.
The local area is famous for its beautiful beaches, small town friendliness, close proximity to Sarasota’s cultural attractions and wonderful climate, and is conveniently located 70 miles south of Tampa.
The area is noted for its large Snowbird population, and Venice was voted as a top 10 Happiest Seaside Town by Coastal Living.
The SRQ market area boasts 2 of the top 10, fastest selling master planned communities, in the entire USA, including The West Villages in Venice.
Occupying approx. 12,000 acres on the site of the former Thomas Ranch, The West Villages is being developed by North America’s largest private home builder, Mattamy Homes.
Eventually The West Village will house 25,000 homes and 3 million square feet of commercial space.
This is a legacy project for Peter Gilgan, the billionaire owner of Mattamy Homes, and his commitment to building sustainable communities, is evident in the meticulous and detailed planning that has already taken place.
The Atlanta Braves Spring Training Complex will open in 2019, will provide a major community venue for concerts, shows, festivals, in addition to spring training baseball games.
A planned Town Center is currently underway, that will include Restaurants, Grocery Stores, Schools, multiple Medical Facilities, a new Hospital, Parks, Boardwalks and Large Lakes.
The West Villages embodies all that is exceptional, in a master planned community done right.