Panhandle - Florida Active Retirement Communities and Homes
Change Lifestyle Below
At one time, there was little to Florida except what is now called the Panhandle. Pensacola, the chief city of the region and once the chief city of the state, has a rich history dating back to its founding by the Spanish in 1559. [More...]
Browse Listings in Panhandle - Florida
At one time, there was little to Florida except what is now called the Panhandle. The first area to be extensively developed (while much of the interior was considered useless swampland), the Panhandle now includes some of the most rural areas of the state. Close to the borders of Alabama and Georgia, the Panhandle is more like the rest of the Deep South than like the rest of Florida—but it shares with other regions an extensive coastline that includes estuaries rich in wildlife and long beaches of sugar-white sand that attract droves of vacationers and new residents.
Pensacola, the chief city of the Panhandle and once the chief city of the state, is a fascinating and beautiful small city with a rich history dating back to its founding by the Spanish in 1559. From Pensacola east to Panama City stretches the "Emerald Coast," one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Gulf South.
The Panhandle is also home to the state capital, Tallahassee.
Tallahassee Democrat - RSS
Dec 1, 2016 8:06 pm
Meet a big-time mystery writer and then head out for holiday fun
Dec 1, 2016 12:50 am
Hurricane season was what forecasters expected. But it also came with a few lessons as the first storm in 10 years hit Florida and Tallahassee was hit for the first time in three decades.  &...
Dec 1, 2016 12:06 am
President-elect lauds leaders of his economic team
Nov 30, 2016 10:41 pm
Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi turns back challenge from Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio.
Nov 30, 2016 6:56 pm
Users will be able to download shows from the streaming service.
Nov 30, 2016 6:22 pm
Florida State defensive end DeMarcus Walker was named the ACC defensive player of the year.
Nov 30, 2016 5:56 pm
Virginia Tech has made a bowl game every year for the last 24 years, which is recognized by the NCAA as the longest bowl streak in the country.      &...
So, the time is right and you are actively considering a move to a retirement community. For some, the idea may be exciting. To others, the mere thought is stressful or frightening. Either way, it is a significant life decision and one that needs to be th Read more...
Search Results Top Community Showcases
Preview: Fountainview Estates
8800 Berkshire Lane
Tampa FL 32335
Welcome to Fountainview, an architecturally planned community providing a sophisticated yet affordable peace of mind to all who enter our gates. Seek to be active and comfortable within our gated community, offering the leading edge in manufactured ...
Community Lifestyles: Active Retirement Communities and Homes, 55 Plus (55+) Communities and Homes, Manufactured and Mobile Homes Communities
Community Amenities: Learning/Business Center, Restaurants/Food Service, Fitness Center, Indoor Activities, Outdoor Activities, Gated Entry, Nearby Attractions, Other
Search Results Directory
Preview: Kelly Plantation
34851 Emerald Coast Parkway
Destin FL 32541
A golf and waterfront community. "I truly believe that my golf course at Kelly Plantation is special. The site has given us the opportunity to create one of the most challenging and enjoyable golf experiences in Florida.
Community Lifestyles: Active Retirement Communities and Homes, 55 Plus (55+) Communities and Homes, Golf Course Communities and Homes