(Ocala, FL, July 15, 2021) – On Top of the World Communities, an award-winning, family-owned building and land development company, is proud to receive “The Top 100 Planned Communities” award from nationally- accredited publication ideal-LIVING. 

A special editorial committee with unmatched industry knowledge was assembled by the publication and reviewed each nominee’s qualifications based on what ideal-LIVING readers want. 

“Each year, we survey our readers to determine the most popular destinations and amenities,” says Kelly Godbey, ideal-LIVING editor. “We’ve researched communities from our reader’s most desired areas based on survey results. The destinations featured in this special issue are representative of those desires.” 

On Top of the World is the recognized leader for creating abundant recreational amenities and social activities for Florida’s active adults. With three fitness centers, over 18 miles of walking and biking trails, tennis and pickleball courts, indoor and outdoor pools, and over 200 resident-run clubs, they have it covered for active-adults not looking to slow down! While researching possible award recipients Ideal-LIVING found that new homebuyers are looking for just that. An active aging lifestyle. 

Godbey continued, “These planned communities are walkable with lots of open spaces and promote a real sense of community. Overall health and wellness are promoted by the myriad of amenities and clubs that allow a new homeowner to dive into a healthy active lifestyle.” 

On Top of the World will be featured as one of the “Top 100 Planned Communities” in the summer issue of ideal-LIVING magazines “Best Places to Live” and highlighted on www.ideal-LIVING.com. 

On Top of the World is the premier 55+ active adult community in Florida. On Top of the World Communities is an award-winning family-owned building and land development company specializing in superior construction methods while building energy-efficient homes for many of our floor plans. 

Ideal-LIVING is a leading national publication for readers who are nearing retirement age or interested in the benefits of relocating their families or businesses. Rooted in Wilmington, North Carolina, each edition of the quarterly publication is currently delivered to more than 80,000 homes.