7 residential areas that are trendy to buy a home in Orlando

All of Orlando and surrounding cities, many of them that are part of Greater Orlando, have become one of the most popular and attractive regions for buying homes from people from all over the world.

Some of the favorite areas are communities and other are cities, where existing properties are being renovated, and where many new ones are also being built with all the modern facilities that guarantee great quality of life and a great investment.

These are some of the areas that are trendy in Orlando and its surroundings:

Downtown Orlando

The center of our city is one of the most attractive, especially for young professionals and young families. It has excellent location, lot of natural attractions, numerous restaurants and event venues. But it also appeals to retirees and in general to everyone who likes to have facilities and services walking distance. You can find there apartments, single homes and some new townhomes. Some of them that are renovated and others are new construction (just a few).

Winter park

This small town was the favorite as winter getaway many years ago, and is close and almost integrated to the Downtown Orlando area. Because of its great location, fantastic restaurants, schools of excellence and universities, it is also a very popular area to live. It has modern apartments, townhomes and single homes with wide range of prices, including mansions.

Lake Nona

Minutes from the Orlando International Airport, it is a great favorite of families that enjoy outdoor activities, big backyards, excellent schools and community life. Surrounded by lakes, golf courses, hospitals, there are single homes, apartments and townhomes. Although it is known as “The Medical City”, because has important health institutions, it is not a city, but a planned community with all its modern residential properties. Their constructions are environmental friendly, use energy efficiently and have a lot of technology.

Avalon Park

The East Orlando is also a favorite among residential homebuyers, and the planned community of Avalon Park stands out as an excellent option to live or invest. Built as if it were a small town in itself, with all the necessary facilities and services, it has several independent sub-communities and an excellent school system. Avalon Park is about 20 minutes from Orlando International Airport, and very close to Florida Central University and Lockheed Martin.

Winter Garden

A city which is a favorite of families, it has fantastic schools, numerous sub-communities, some with large-scale residences and many areas that are in full development and in which residential projects will also be built. Winter Garden has an excellent location with fantastic access to the Walt Disney World parks.


It is a city that was well known as a vacation homes spot and only a few years ago, became an excellent choice for local residents. Its location in Polk County, near the Walt Disney World parks is great for people that would like to be between Orlando and Tampa. Its prices are one of its great attractions, and there you can find numerous housing options from apartments, townhomes to individual homes.


With a very well known name in the vacation industry, ChampionsGate is also a residential community. Buyers fall in love with its properties, its amenities and its fantastic location, just 12 minutes from the entrance of Walt Disney World.

With mostly new properties, both individual and townhomes, (several resales can already be found), the homes are equipped with the Wi Fi Certified Smart Home system, for “Smart Homes”, which monitors and controls the equipment of your home.

The amenities included a professional 18-hole golf course, a tennis center and two clubhouses with water parks and lazy river.

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