Dick Betts REALTOR® The Villages, Florida

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This pristine home offers you a blank canvas to add your personal touch and make it yours. Boasting an array of sleek finishes and a thoughtful open floor plan. You’ll find tasteful updates throughout this recently renovated home, featuring 3 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms. Stunning polished porce...
02/08/2023
Somethings never get old and one of those things are rocket launches from Cape Canaveral.  I live about 100 miles from the Cape and love walking outside and watching the launches.  I have an app “Launch Console” which has some pretty cool features.  First is the “Countdown” that shows the next la...
02/07/2023
One of the many advantages of Living in The Villages, Florida is the Recreation Centers.  Currently numbering 48 with more under construction these are the hubs for most neighborhoods.  Many offer Billiards, Ping Pong and rooms for card games and meeting rooms for the many social clubs here in Th...
02/06/2023
It is interesting how here in The Villages, Florida folks with a common interest get together and form a club.  There are more than 2,900 clubs in The Villages all self-started and managed by the members.  Elections are held for leadership and the clubs keep growing.  Here is an example of a newe...
02/04/2023
Homes in The Villages sometimes are hard to find to meet the needs of folks seeking the lifestyle offered to those with no children under the age of 19.  Yes, anybody over 19 can live even buy in The Villages.  Technically 20% of The Villages can be purchased by those under 55-years-old but that ...
02/03/2023
The weather is the number one reason I hear from potential buyers deciding to call The Villages, Florida home.  I do get a few current Florida residents that are making the move for The Villages Lifestyle but most inquires I get come from Northern States!Fifteen years ago, I walked outside in Her...
02/02/2023
Why does a 55+ need a school system?  Simple it’s estimated over 20,000 people work in The Villages, Florida in all types of services, trades, legal and medical.  So, let’s do the math, according to the U.S. Census Bureau the average family in The U.S. is 3.13 times 20,000 equals 62,600 people wi...
02/01/2023
I always say there is something for everyone in The Villages Florida and here is another fun club that is active in The Villages, this information from their website:Club MissionThe mission of the Polka Lovers Club is to promote Polka Music, Polka Dancing, and Polka Events for all Residents of Th...
01/31/2023
Want to be close to The Villages but have a family?  Want to be close to your work in The Villages but want just outside The Villages?  We have the place!  Located just 2.4 miles from Lake Sumter Landing, ½ mile from the 466 and Chula Vista gate, 4.3 miles to the The Villages Charter School Campu...
01/30/2023
There are quite a few car clubs in The Villages, Florida and The Villages Mustang Club is one of them!  There are 2 or 3 car shows a month at the town squares and it is a popular event to visit.  Many of us were “Motor Heads” back in the day and now we can be around others with the same passion! ...
01/29/2023
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Dick Betts

REALTOR® The Villages, Florida
local_phone(717) 860-3107
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