Sun City Center is an active adult community with approximately 20,000 residents living the lifestyle. Whether your interest is golf, tennis, crafts, lounging by the pool, or visiting a beach Sun City Center has it all. The community was developed in the 1960’s with construction still on-going. The expected population when build out is completed is 21,000. Yes, we are the size of a small New England town.
Whether you are looking for a single family, estate, New York townhouse, or villa condo in a gated community, Sun City Center has a residence for you.
Sun City Center is located just a short ride from the award winning Gulf beaches, convenient to Tampa’s cultural and sporting events and close to Tampa and St. Petersburg airports. There are 3 of Clublink’s premier Florida courses in Sun City Center and only 15% of our population is golfers, therefore tee times are readily available. Thinking about Pickleball Sun City Center is the place for you with many pickleball courts, leagues for every level of player up to and including championship.
Kings Point our gated Villa community within Sun City Center has a 90,000 sq foot clubhouse with theatre seating for 850, as well as a 27,000 sq foot facility with liquor license. Light meals are available at Palm Court. There are 6 heated pools, a world class Fitness Facility and Spa, the 2020 Center has trainers on staff, café’ and a full service spa. Computer facilities, many card and craft rooms are available to Kings Point residents. You name it and it’s available in Kings Point. Average condo fee is $450.00 which includes everything except taxes, electric/gas, and telephone. Yes, exterior insurance, complete yard maintenance including shrub and garden bed maintenance and replacement, interior pest control, water/sewer, reserves for exterior painting, roof replacement, driveway and street repairs, all exterior repairs, electric for street lights and common elements, tram service, use of all facilities, and cable TV. Current estimated of homes in Kings Point 5,500 and building has been complete in 2015. The homeowner purchase of the facilities in April 2007 helps to maintain costs. The Kings Point facilities are primarily private for Kings Point Residents.
Renaissance Community has single family homes as well as the Toscana NY style townhouse (condo community)and Verona a gated community of mixed villa and single family homes. Membership in the Renaissance Club which houses restaurants, fitness center and European Spa to name just a few of it’s amenities is required at a cost of approximately $2,400 annually. Homes in the Renaissance community have homeowner’s fees that include lawn maintenance averaging $250.00 per qtr.
Single Family and condo homes are located throughout Sun City Center. These residents as well as those in the Renaissance community have access to a large recreational complex with 2 pools, tennis courts, softball field, fitness center and many craft and card rooms cost of membership is voted on annually by the residents and currently $270.00 per year per household member. Love bridge, this is the place for you. The community association facilities are membership only and residents of Sun City Center not Kings Point are required memberships.
Golf carts are not just for golf in Sun City Center, take your golf cart shopping, to the pool or anywhere else in Sun City Center. Most golf carts are powered by electricity and are far more economical than a car.
Most of our homes are block construction and priced starting in the $20’s and ranging to the $600’s.
Sun City Center has been spared significant damage from any of the hurricanes and tropical storms that have hit in the past 80 years. There is a reason the National Weather Service placed it’s hurricane tracking facility at our back door.
Plan now for the future, many of our clients buy now and lock in today’s prices; rent their investment seasonally to help pay the expenses while enjoying it themselves in the off season. If you are looking at renting in Kings Point consult your REALTOR® there are 110 condo associations and each has their own set of rules regarding rentals.
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Prepared by: Judie McFarland REALTOR® Keller Williams Realty S. Shore January 2015
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