10 Popular Winter Communities To Buy a Home

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Winter Haven, Florida
Dubbed the “chain of lakes” city because of the canal connected fresh water lakes that run through the area. The 2008 reported population was 26,487 and is now over 33,000.

Yuma, Arizona
The area boasts clean air, mountain views, and riverside attractions. As a popular and fast growing community, the people of Yuma put their focus on “A Commitment to Community” and maintaining a focus on citizens needs.

Indio, California
Another fast growing popular area, Indio, California, has a 2010 reported population of 84,393 with an additional 8,800 people choosing Indio as their winter home destination.

LaQuinta, California
As the “Gem of the Desert”, LaQuinta was dubbed by Robb Report in its 2003 Best Places to Live issue as “America’s Ultimate Golfing Destination”. LaQuinta, with its mountain views and multitude of amenities is another fast growing winter community.

West Palm Beach, Florida
Known for its amazing golf courses, rich arts and culture and beautiful weather this highly populated area had to be among our 10 popular winter communities to buy a home.

Jekyll Island, Georgia
Located just off the coast of Georgia, in Glynn county, this island boasts beautiful beaches and a rich history. A wide variety of wildlife also resides within the islands inland marshes.

Laughlin, Nevada
Known by many in the southwest to be the preferred destination over Las Vegas, Laughlin is comprised of venues for top entertainers, golfing, boating, shopping and much more. Laughlin is a growing winter home community.

Truth or Consequences, New Mexico
As the water wonderland of New Mexico, the city of Truth or Consequences has geothermal hot springs, lakes, and rivers and also boasts clean air and mountain views.

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Bursting with amenities like 60 miles of sandy beaches, savory restaurants, exciting night life, shopping, cultural activities, historic sites and much more.

McAllen, Texas
As tropical paradise, McAllen offers everything from birding and nature tourism to fine dining, shopping, and exciting sporting events. Just cross the boarder from Mexico, and you will find bargain shopping, sightseeing and cultural dining. All these factors help make McAllen one of our 10 Popular Winter Communities To Buy a Home.