Welcome to Tavares, America's Seaplane City. Downtown Tavares just 5 minutes away will entertain you with an entertainment district full of bars, lively restaurants with outdoor seating, and music venues. Love the outdoors? This lakefront city will provide endless fun, from a seaplane ride, train station to the seance ghost tours. You’ll be sure to catch a big fish on the many local lakes too! This city also hosts more than sixteen community events each year. Visit nearby garden shops, pet boutiques, or throw a strike at the local bowling alley. Live close to this family-friendly city at Verandah Park.
Verandah Park offers a variety of beautiful Express Homes floor plans, featuring single and two-story options. These spacious homes include 3-5 bedrooms, 2-3.5 bathrooms, and range from 1,672-2,807 square feet. All homes include a two-car garage, stainless steel appliances, ceramic tile flooring, Home is Connected smart home technology and all block construction.We are now offering the opportunity to tour our floorplans from the comfort of your home. Use the emails and numbers below to schedule your video appointment.
Sun 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Mon - Sat 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
- Open Green Space
- Oversized Homesites Available
- Pedestrian Friendly Streets
- Nearby Marina, Sea Plan Base, and Water Splash Park
- Proximity to Lakes Dora, Eustis, & Harris
- Short Commute to bustling Downtown Mount Dora
- Easy Access to 441
School Districts Near Home
Tavares Elementary School
Public | K-5
Tavares Middle School
Public | 6th-8th
Tavares High School
Public | 9th-12th
LIFE IN THE CITY BEAUTIFUL
Welcome to Central Florida! We’re excited for the opportunity to serve as your home builder in the Greater Orlando area. D.R. Horton offers Townhomes, Single-Family Homes, and Vacation Homes in this area, featuring one and two-story homes, all constructed with our spacious, open-concept floor plans. With homes available from Express, D.R. Horton, Emerald, and Freedom, we have a home for every stage in life.
U.S. News named Orlando as a Top 100 city to live in, and Forbes named Orlando number one for Top Cities for Job Growth. Central Florida offers plenty of activities to fit your lifestyle needs. Whether you’re active, a foodie, theme park lover, or sports fanatic – Central Florida communities offer a variety of ways to help make your new house a home.
THEME PARKS & ATTRACTIONS
Enjoy world-class theme parks during the day and retire to your own bed in the evening. Central Florida is home to Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, Seaworld, and LegoLand. Beautiful weather year-round provides hours of fun at Disney’s Blizzard Beach, Aquatica Orlando, Discovery Cove and Universal’s Volcano Bay. Other local attractions such as Gatorland, FunSpot America, HolyLand, Dinosaur World, and Pointe Orlando will keep you experiencing full days of action-packed fun.
Looking for some late-night entertainment? Walkable entertainment complexes and districts, such as Universal’s City Walk, Disney Springs, I-Drive, and Downtown Orlando, provide ample ways to enjoy your evenings with or without children.
The Amway Center, located strategically in Downtown Orlando, is home to the NBA’s Orlando Magic. Just down the road, the newly built soccer stadium is home to not one, but two professional soccer teams; Orlando City and Orlando Pride. Looking to beat the heat? Cool down at an Orlando Solar Bears game, Orlando’s triple AAA professional hockey team. Catch a game on campus at Orlando’s Hometown University, University of Central Florida, located just outside downtown Orlando.
Central Florida has come a long way in developing into a top Foodie City. WalletHub ranked Orlando as number one food city in the U.S. in 2017, and Central Florida has continued to not only maintain, but consistently develop innovative food to the scene. Lake Nona recently opened Boxi Park, a 30,000 square foot shipping container park with a mix of restaurants and bars. Audoban Park’s East End Market is a local food market inspired by Central Florida’s local farmers and food artisans. Orlando restaurants have also been featured on Travel Channel’s “The Zimmern List” and Food Network’s “Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives”.