- Over 16.5 miles of walking trails
- 3 championship golf courses
- 1 miniature golf course
- 5 pools including 1 indoor (heated in winter)
- Over 305,000 square feet of amenity facilities
- 2 pet parks
- Nearby is Master the Possibilities Education Center
- Weekly entertainment on The Town Square
- 1 Billiard hall
- 9,000 acre working cattle ranch
- Over 175 resident clubs
On Top of the World FL Frequently Asked Questions
A quick look at frequently asked questions to help you see how On Top of the World FL may fit into what you are looking for in an active adult retirement community.
HOW MANY FLOOR PLANS DO YOU OFFER?
We offer many innovative floor plans ranging in size from 1,500 to 2,888 square feet. From cozy to grand, whatever size home best suits this season of your life, we believe we have a perfect fit for you.
WHAT KINDS OF AMENITIES ARE AVAILABLE TO ME?
Oh, boy! We offer a lifestyle beyond compare with over 305,000 square feet of amenities. What’s not available to you? There are so many amenities here that you will never run out of things to do. Just to name a few…there are fitness centers, a spa, a salon, a lifelong learning center, three golf courses, six pools, clubhouses, a pub, walking trails, restaurants, a cultural center, an R/C flying field, ballrooms and so much more!
CAN I TAKE A TOUR OF THE COMMUNITY BEFORE I COMMIT?
Absolutely! And we greatly encourage it. You can come for a day visit or participate in our World Tour experience. When you stay on property in one of our guest homes, you can gain firsthand knowledge of the community, our floor plans and amenities and, best of all, you can meet our wonderful residents who are just waiting to become fast friends.
WHAT MAKES OCALA, FLORIDA SPECIAL?
Ocala is located in sunny central Florida. It is “Horse Capital of the World” with beautiful horse farms and rolling hills. This city offers all the modern conveniences while also retaining hometown charm. Here you can enjoy a relaxed pace, being close to major cities without the hustle and bustle of them.
ARE THERE PATHS FOR BIKES AND GOLF CARTS?
WHO MANAGES THE COMMUNITY AMENITIES?
A professional management company oversees the community’s amenities and infrastructure ensuring well-maintained facilities and roadways, beautifully landscaped common areas, street lighting and more. They manage what’s behind the scenes so you can spend your time on better things, like managing your social calendar.
IS THERE A COMMUNITY SERVICE FEE (AKA HOA FEE)?
IS OTOW LOCATED IN A GROWING AREA OF OCALA?
Yes. In fact, several new businesses have opened within the past year. WalMart Neighborhood Market, Aldi Grocery Store, Gateway Gas Station, Taco Bell, Jersey Mike’s and Twisty Treat have all opened within one (1) or two (2) miles of our gated entrances. Additionally, Bridgewater Park, a Continuum of Care and Service Facility will be opening in the Summer of 2017.
DO YOU HAVE ECOFRIENDLY HOMES?
Yes! Our homes are built to the highest quality standards. In technical terms, your building envelope is “sealed tight,” which is good for you and the environment. All of our new homes meet or exceed ENERGY STAR® guidelines.
WHAT ARE MY OPTIONS ON A LIMITED BUDGET?
We have something for everyone! You can choose from many unique floor plans ranging in price from $165,990 to $313,990 and ranging in size from 1,500 to 2,888 square feet.
CAN YOU MAKE CHANGES TO A HOME?
We provide many interior design choices for you to personalize your home. Want a Den rather than a Courtyard, need a third Bedroom instead of Office space, or want the Kitchen rearranged? Explore these choices and more. Check out our interactive floor plans and personalize your future home to suit your needs!
ARE RVs ALLOWED IN THE COMMUNITY?
Recreation vehicles are most certainly allowed in the community. We even offer a secured parking area for your RV located just minutes from your home.
HOW CLOSE WILL I BE TO SHOPPING AND MEDICAL FACILITIES?
You can easily reach great shopping destinations and medical facilities within five to ten minutes of the community. From large retailers to locally owned shops and medical offices to hospitals, you can find it all close by.
HOW LARGE IS THE COMMUNITY?
We are a unique community of 13,000 acres; part of a working cattle ranch. We do not build homes back-to-back, we offer a non-crowded home building approach.
WHAT IF I HAVE MORE QUESTIONS?
WHAT ARE THE RV & STORAGE UNIT RATES?
We offer several options for your RV and storage needs. Click here to download the latest rate sheet.
On Top of the World Facts
- Private 14 acre R/C airplane flying field
- Private R/C car dirt race track
- 800+ seat entertainment venue on property, the Circle Square Cultural Center, largest venue of its kind in Marion County
- Over 65 years of active adult expertise
- A completely debt-free builder and developer
- 3 Restaurants
- 2 Fitness Centers
- 12 Pickleball Courts
- 8 Tennis Courts
- 1 Softball field
With more than 300,000 square feet of amenities, On Top of the World Communities is the leader of 55+ recreational activities in retirement communities in Florida, in both quantity and quality.
Each new home at On Top of the World Communities is built with quality, steel reinforced, concrete block construction using superior materials and brands for better energy efficiency.
As the premier 55+ active adult retirement community in Florida, On Top of the World Communities is an award-winning, family owned, debt-free company founded in 1947.