The vision of linking residents to shopping, amenities and services Villages-wide achieved another milestone last week when workers set the second bridge across State Road 44.

Most small businesses throughout The Villages anticipated reopening this morning under relaxed state operating guidelines.

Chatham Glen Healthcare & Rehabilitation is ready to accept residents. State officials have issued the operating license for the 120-bed skilled nursing facility on County Road 42 in The Villages in Marion County, said Terry Russell, managing partner of KR Management LLC, the project’s d…

Something remarkable happened over the past 24 months that makes The Villages active adult lifestyle all that more appealing. Home values bubbled to a boil in the The Villages of Lake, Marion and Sumter counties. It’s especially true in Sumter because of home building south of State Road 44,…

Hard work over the past two weeks at Citizens First Bank brightened the outlook for 434 small businesses in and around The Villages. The Villages hometown community bank secured for them around

Single-family property values in The Villages metropolitan statistical area took a huge leap upward in February, CoreLogic announced in its latest home price index. Not only did the property values rise 6.1%, but the region’s home price index beat Florida’s increase of 3.9%, and the nation’s…

The Villages outpaced all U.S. metropolitan markets last year in per capita single-family building permits, according to a Daily Sun review of recently released Census Bureau data. Of 2,928 permits issued in 2019, The Villages MSA and Sumter County ranked first with 227 permits per 10,000 re…

Commercial construction is reshaping the landscape around Brownwood Paddock Square. Just a short walk to the north, work progresses at a fast pace at The Lofts of Brownwood, a 12-acre age-restricted apartment community. Interior and exterior finish work is underway at the two main buildings …

Several key commercial building projects are rolling along, and some new ones are about to launch.

The Villages’ economic engine is revving up new businesses and powering new jobs at a rate that leads the state, according to a five-year snapshot by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. Jobs here grew by 18% during that period compared to 12% statewide, and 23% more businesses st…

The Villages is once again America’s top-selling master-planned community, according to one of the nation’s leading real estate consulting and analytical firms.

The Villages is America’s fastest-growing hometown. From April 1, 2010, to July 1, 2018, the Census Bureau found the population of The Villages metropolitan statistical area grew from 93,420 to 128,754, an increase of 37.8%.

This historic Old Florida touches all started during Brownwood Paddock Square’s first phase with building names such as the Palace Hotel, Bunk House and Barnstorm Theater.