Cypress Falls at the Woodlands is an upscale, resort, gated 55+ community located in North Port, FL which is in southern Sarasota County. It is just off of the Gulf coast and is close to Charlotte Harbor and has easy access to I-75 from Toledo Blade Blvd. North Port has been growing for several years and there are shopping, grocery, golf, medical facilities, fishing, beaches, dining, and more within a short driving distance.
Cypress Falls offers social, leisure, and recreational activities for the active baby boomer. The 16,000 square foot clubhouse has a state-of-the-art fitness center, two swimming pools, whirlpool, billiards, card room, Internet café, arts and crafts room, grand ballroom, putting green, yoga room, bocce ball, and tennis. There is a full-time Lifestyle Director to help organize activities and help residents with their recreational plans.
Cypress Falls is designed to help support active adults. Some of the social events that residents are involved in are afternoon teas, happy hours, themed potluck, bus trips, wine and cheese social, movie night, ice cream social, pool parties and luaus. In addition, the community has organized several clubs to encourage residents to stay active and get to know their neighbors. Some of the groups and clubs include social/programming club, card club, canasta, travel club, book club and walking club. They also have basic painting, knitting, scrapbooking, quilting, digital photography, computer learning classes, and wellness classes.
There are many choices for maintenance free homes. Whether you want to be a permanent resident or seasonal resident, you are sure to find something to meet your needs. There are garden villas in single family or paired style with two bedrooms, a den and two bathrooms as well as single family homes up to 2,500 square feet with three bedrooms and a den. Most of the homes were built between 2005 and 2008 and just recently started new construction again in 2012. The builder is Centex Homes and the sales office is located at 2605 Argula Drive, North Port, FL. They are open Monday through Saturday from 9am to 5pm, and Sunday from noon to 5pm. Here is their web link to view community information, photos, floor plans and price ranges: http://www.centex.com/communities/fl/north-port/cypress-falls/104197/index1.aspx.
The community does have deed restrictions and a homeowner association fee which is paid quarterly. Association approval is required through the Cypress Falls Homeowners Association. The property is managed by Argus Property Management and their web link is: http://www.argusmgmt.com/client_login.php?client=371#. To search for homes in this community you can go to the local MLS at http://myfloridahomesmls.com/.
Tammy Hayes, Realtor, Green Lion Realty, Port Charlotte, FL