Ken Colen, President of On Top of the World Communities discusses his family’s roots and how the dream of On Top of the World went from a vision to a reality. Founded in 1947 by Sidney Colen, On Top of the World Communities is an award-winning building and development company that has remained owned and operated by the Colen family for more than 65 years. Operating as a debt-free company, On Top of the World is the oldest privately held land developer in the state of Florida.
Reflections of On Top of the World Communities
A history of the premier 55+ active adult retirement community in Florida
Lineage of Builders in the Colen Family
Naming of the Communities
How On Top of the World Got it's Name
Visionary Development of the Condo
How Ocala, Florida was Chosen
Homebuilding Heritage and Philosophy
Leader in Active Adult Living
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.