Find retirement condos in Florida by searching websites such as 55places.com and TopRetirements.com. Good Florida retirement communities include Venice, Winter Park, Sarasota, Key West and Vero Beach, notes TopRetirements.com. As of 2015, Florida home prices have dropped to about 50 percent of their 2006 levels.
The site 55places.com, which lists communities restricted to those age 55 and over, displays more than 250 retirement communities divided between southwest Florida, southeast Florida, central Florida, the central Atlantic coast and the central Gulf coast. The site provides an average price range for homes, how many homes each community holds, age restrictions, and whether homes are new or resold. Links lead to further information, including types of homes available and the amenities of each community.