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all the elements for a great life.™

Every new homeowner has a checklist of what matters most. Metro has created a network of communities that offer beautiful homes by the area’s top builders, in neighborhoods that center around fun, relaxing, active, heart-warming and heart-pumping amenities that we call Elements. With communities boasting an array of elements such as Lagoons, Pickle Ball, Basketball, Dog Parks, Tot Lots, Zen Gardens and more, your home buying checklist just became your completed wish list. Scroll below to learn about each Element and where to find them!

METRO PLACES ELEMENTS

All the elements for a great life. ™

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Fastest WiFi
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Shaded Tot Lot
Connected City
Miles of Trails
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Cool Pool
Tennis Courts
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Splash Pad
Birdhouse Village
Clubhouse
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fire pit
green space
Top Builders
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Pickle Ball
Gated Entry
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award winning communities

AWARD-WINNING
COMMUNITIES

We are extremely proud to offer some of the area’s most popular and Award-Winning communities. Metro is honored to have won high accolades for its amenities, homes, technology, people, innovation, and more. At Metro Places we are committed to the Gold Standard in the Development of Master Planned Communities.

METRO
LAGOONS

Metro Places is proud to be the FIRST to offer the world’s top amenity to the U.S.! The introduction of Metro Lagoons by Crystal Lagoons® will forever change the way you view tropical living in the beautiful sunny state of Florida. We have brought the best of the coastline to some of the most rapidly growing and sought after communities, with crystal clear blue waters that span in size from 5 acres to over 15 acres surrounded by shores of resort-style fun, cabanas, bars and sandy beaches.

ULTRAFi

ULTRAFi – A first-of-its-kind Internet and cable TV experience where every resident enjoys the fastest available at-home and community-wide Internet speeds in the U.S. ULTRAFi means unlimited entertainment and effortless streaming for the whole family with no interruptions.

CHARTER
ACADEMIES

To bring healthy learning opportunities to our Metro Kids close to home, we’ve incorporated two Tuition-free Charter Academies right outside the Epperson and Union Park Communties. Both Academies feature K-8 or K-12 schools by Charter Schools USA which operates high quality schools with an unwavering dedication to student achievement. These nearby or in-community schools provide a choice for parents, students and teachers since these schools have received the SACS CASI (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement) accreditation seal, meaning that all of its current schools are accredited. To learn more please visit CharterSchoolsUSA.com

GOLF
CART PATHS

You don’t need a round of 18 anymore. Cruise into convenience as you get around in your own golf cart via our well-placed paths. You will be delighted to use these routes inside the community to visit neighbors or quickly get to all the fun.

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LUSH
LANDSCAPING

Green grass, trees, plants and flowers are abundant with our beautiful community design but it extends beyond the landscape. With bridges, towers, upgraded street signs and light posts, winding roads that curve and elevate…the big and small details that make you feel a sense of neighborhood, a sense of special, a sense of home.

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MINDFUL
SPACES

Discover this quiet place to take a deep breath, slow down and connect to nature. Mindful Spaces allow residents to appreciate the quietier things in life.

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SHADED
TOT LOT

Every resident, small or tall, needs their own space! The Tot Lot features a great big play structure for kids to climb up, jump around and slide down. As a topper, there’s a shady canopy to prolong the joy and laughter.

Connected City

CONNECTED
CITY

With the successful launch of ULTRAFi, Metro Development Group has created the first and only residential environment with up to an incredible 1 Gigabit of speed throughout our neighborhoods and available inside every home. This exclusive technology sets the framework for the Connected City and will boast an environment of Smart Homes, Smart Businesses and the most advanced schools, hospitals, libraries, transit and commerce imaginable. The Connected City will feature two communities, Epperson and Mirada – each with a multi-acre Crystal Lagoons amenity!

To learn more about Connected City, click here.

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MILES
OF TRAILS

Get out and get going on our system of sidewalks, paved paths and natural trails that cover several miles around the community, connecting residents to amenities and each other. Cycle, walk, jog or skate. Whatever your route, you’ll find fun and adventure along the way.

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BASKETBALL

Here’s a slam dunk: Enjoy some real one-on-one time on our half basketball court. Game on.

DOG
PARK

When we designed the community, we thought about all of our residents. Even the pooches. So the off-leash Dog Park is the perfect place to let them run wild. They’ll be begging you to take them everyday.

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SPORTS
COURT

We couldn’t decide on basketball, volleyball or street hockey so we created an area that is multi-function and can accommodate all three (one at a time, of course!) Are you up for some healthy competition between friends and neighbors? Let the games begin!

COOL
POOL

Our resort-style pool is the perfect complement to the signature clubhouse. Creating the feel of vacation right outside your door. The gated pool is the perfect place to hang with the family, meet-up with friends and neighbors or relax with a good book.

 

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TENNIS
COURTS

Game. Set. Match. A tennis court onsite is a perfect way to stay fit, improve your serve and and connect with neighbors. Close to the pool and clubhouse, play like it’s Saturday, even if it’s only Tuesday. Best part is the high-end sports court material which makes playtime more enjoyable and more comfortable than a standard hard surface.

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PICNIC
PAVILIONS

Whether it’s a gathering with friends, singing Happy Birthday or a light snack after a stroll on the trail — you’ll love having these shaded picnic tables to enjoy throughout the year.

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SPLASH
PAD

A splash pad right inside the community will provide the family hours of outdoor play. Our Splash Pad is situated on The Landing with several shaded picnic tables. It’s conveniently near the Clubhouse and Zero-Entry Pool and very close to the Tot Lot making this just one key part of a family-friendly experience for our youngest residents to enjoy.

SMART
HOMES

Want to dim the lights? Change the temperature? Set the security? It’s so simple here. Once you download the app, you can adjust it all from across the room or across town. Your new home comes with smart controlled features already in place and of course you can always add more.

To learn more about Smart Homes, click here.

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BIRDHOUSE
VILLAGE

It’s just so charming! Enjoy our collection of beautiful birdhouses perched high in the park for visitors of all ages. Make this part of your daily walk or stop to relax and listen to all the wonderful birds that come to visit.

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CLUBHOUSE

The epicenter of the social scene is our Florida-favorite clubhouse found in many of our communities. Equipped with social areas, swanky outdoor furniture, bar areas, lounge areas, tables, chairs. Some are open-air providing the perfect amount of shade and breeze while others provide impressive vistas. No matter the style, at the heart of select Metro communities you’ll find an impressive amenity to gather and enjoy neighbors.

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OUTDOOR
GRILL

The feel of summer is always here and our outdoor grills are the perfect compliment. We’ve placed these grills poolside to complete the resort-style fun that our residents love. So grab your apron, your chef’s hat and some hamburger buns because it’s time to get your grill on!

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FITNESS
STATIONS

Imagine having a great gym outside in the fresh air and sunshine. Our fitness stations are close to home, and designed to make exercise fun again. All of your muscle groups will thank you. Best of all you don’t need a membership.

FIRE
PIT

S’mores Central may have been a better name since the Fire Pit is the perfect place for friends, family and the traditional campfire dessert. Enjoy the warmth of freindship and the fun of making memories, even when it isn’t cold.

GREEN
SPACE

We believe that Green Space makes our neighborhoods special. A great place for events…or to kick the ball around…bring the pets…relax with a book…catch some sun…chase the kids…movie on the lawn…the list goes on and on.

Top Builders

TOP
BUILDERS

Living in a Metro Places community means your home will be built by an award-winning builder with a focus on the best of design, eco-friendly features, attractive pricing and a friendly, helpful team of people. With many home options and builder choices, we make it easy to find the right fit.

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INDOOR
FITNESS CENTER

Workouts made easier with the indoor Fitness Center. No membership needed with exclusive access to new exercise equipment, lockers and showers all in an air-conditioned space and all close to your front door. Get your sweat on!

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PICKLE
BALL

Did you know Florida is the Pickle Ball capital of the world? We’re serving up two courts for our residents at the Clubhouse. We’ve even added a high-end sports court material, making it easier for you to keep playing longer than a standard hard surface. And courtside you’ll find a lovely shade pavilion where you can cool off between sets.

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GATED
ENTRY

Residents will have peace of mind with the additional benefit of a gated entry. Come and go as you please with remote access and call-in access for visitors.

ACTIVE
ADULT NEIGHBORHOOD

Medley by Lennar Homes is the ultimate destination for inspired adult living. Here you will find an exclusive neighborhood for Active Adults with an amenity-rich atmosphere that encourages an active, socially vibrant lifestyle.

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SHUFFLEBOARD

A game that dates back more than 500 years is now making a huge resurgence with young and young at heart. Shuffleboard is sure to bring big smiles to first-timers and pros who remember the fond memories of trying for a 10, or better yet, knocking off the competition one disc at a time.

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LAP
POOL

Swimming laps are ranked as one of the best ways to stay fit, feel young and have fun. These pools aren’t just for exercise though, we also encourage shared spaces for free play. Enjoy… because the only thing better than one community pool, is two.

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METRO
iLights

Life just got brighter! Metro iLights by Metro Development Group are exclusive to select Metro Places communities, the first-of-its-kind solar streetlight system in the nation. iLights delivers more than modern appeal and nighttime security. Not only does it save energy, it is not reliant on a power grid which reduces dependence on conventional utilities.

 

DISCLAIMER: Photo depictions of the Elements are visual representations of the amenity and in most cases, wherever applicable, are photographed in a Metro Places community. By nature of the number of communities per element, photos do not necessarily reflect each/every community’s amenity. To learn more about a specific community and its Elements, please visit a New Home Sales Consultant at any of our communities’ decorated model homes 7 days a week or contact us directly anytime at [email protected]

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