About On Top of the World Ocala

On Top of the World, Ocala FL Community is a beautiful, quiet, gated adult living subdivision in SW Ocala in zip code 34481. In addition to being gated, the homes for sale On Top of the World Ocala also have a guard posted at the entrance for added safety and security, along with a clubhouse with amenities such as a workout room, swimming pool, steam room, craft room, library, and much more. It’s close to nearby shopping; enjoy browsing all homes for sale On Top of the World Community, and when you find one you’d like, Contact us via text or phone at 352-362-3418. If you have a home to sell, use the home value estimator and contact us for a personal valuation.

On Top of the World is a golf cart community, so bring your golf cart and be careful on the streets; to purchase, you must have a down payment of at least 20% with any financing or cash. You can access doctors, dentists, restaurants, shopping, concerts, golf, and all the amenities from your golf cart’s convenience.

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HOA Fees

How much are the HOA Fees in On Top of the World, Candler Hills, or Indigo East? Just click our convenient HOA Fee chart to see all the details: https://ocalarealtyexperts.com/locations/marion-county/homes-for-sale-ocala-fl/ocala-55-community-hoa-fees/.

When shopping On Top of the World homes for sale, you must understand what the HOA Fee includes. The HOA fee includes three gates, a guard at each entrance, multiple amenity centers, fitness centers, activity clubs, dog parks, an archery range, tennis courts, bocce courts, indoor and heated outdoor pools, racquetball courts, and so much more! Want to join in on the fun with the community? You’ll only be at a loss for how to schedule it all into your day! You’ll never be at a loss for what to do with your time. You can join all the various clubs, such as quilting, cooking, golf, pickleball, travel, cars, motorcycles, and more.

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Community Centers at OTOW

On Top of the World, Ocala, FL, is a community with a lot to do! There are multiple areas that members can go to for entertainment, fitness, dining, hobby, and pleasure.

The Health & Recreation Center is one of the leading centers. Inside, you’ll find two racquetball courts (that they sometimes setup for wallyball as well), fitness equipment, men’s and women’s locker rooms that each have a sauna and spa, a ballroom used for banquets, dances, and much more, a restaurant called The Pub, an outdoor heated pool and access to one of the clubhouses for golf. Best of all, solar energy runs the entire building! Also available at this location are tennis courts, bocce courts, mini golf, and much more!! The Center is located at 9030 SW 99th Street Rd and is accessible for all On Top of the World Ocala FL community members and Candler Hills.

Dog Parks: There are three dog parks inside the gates of OTOW; pets are family here, so bring your furry friends!

OTOW will build a new amenity center in a couple of years, similar to The Lodge (Candler Hills exclusive facility). The facility will be for OTOW members only.

Even More Hobby Buildings

The Arbors: This is a multi-building community center available for use by all members that have a billiards room (12 tables) and other games, a music room where you might learn how to play guitar, bocce courts, tennis courts, a fitness center with state of the art equipment, an indoor and outdoor pool plus a jacuzzi tub and more! Be sure to visit The Arbors at 10060 SW 94th St.

Veterans Park: a beautiful park built to honor veterans, including archery, a dog park, basketball courts, and more!

Hobby Building: located at 9125 SW 98th St, includes a large woodworking shop, a library (honor system) with books, puzzles, and movies, a room for the model Railroaders club, an art room, and more!

RC Hobbyists: OTOW includes a large field and runways for RC Planes, RC Cars, and drones. Honestly, it’s more than a hobby here!

You can also find these other activities at On Top of the World Ocala: a softball field, driving range, horseshoes, cornhole, car club, and almost any other imaginable hobby!

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FAQs About the Land Leases at On Top of the World Ocala

Do I own the land in On Top of the World?

On Top of the World (not Candler Hills, Indigo East, or Weybourne Landing) offers leasehold estates, meaning you don’t own the land. You sign a 99-year lease when you purchase there (also known as a leasehold estate). When you sell, the new owner gets the balance of the lease. Part of your HOA fee provides lawn care.

What happens after the 99 years on the lease in On Top of the World?

OTOW will renew the lease is the current assumption by residents.

Why did they lease the land and not sell it at On Top of the World Ocala?

OTOW wanted access to the property for maintenance, such as landscaping, painting, and repairs. The leasehold estate gave them this permission when things were first going.

FAQs about the amenities at On Top of the World Ocala

Are Dogs / Pets Allowed in On Top of the World Ocala?

On Top of the World has multiple dog parks inside the property, so bring your furry family members!

Can I use all the amenity centers at On Top of the World?

Some amenity centers, such as The Lodge inside of OTOW, are for use by Candler Hills residents (members) only.

Are any outdoor pools heated at On Top of the World Ocala?

Yes, bring your suit, you can swim year-round!

Is RV Parking available for homes for sale on top of the world Ocala?

Yes, a new state-of-the-art covered RV facility allows you to rent spaces first come, first served.

Are Storage Units Available at On Top of the World Ocala?

Yes, storage units can be found on the property and rented monthly on a first come, first served basis.

Other FAQs

Are fences allowed in On Top of the World Ocala?

Yes, they have to be approved by the HOA, and only the picket fences (4 ft vinyl), not big tall privacy fences, and in some areas, the green chain link fences are allowed. Call us for more details.

Does On Top of the World Ocala have a CDD?

Indigo East did have a CDD. The newer homes no longer have one but still have an annual maintenance and operation bill currently in the amount of $477 per year. Homes with CDD balances still hit the market, so check.

Are water and sewer included in the monthly HOA fee at On Top of the World Ocala?

Water and sewer are both billed separately by Bay Laurel.

What is the age restriction in On Top of the World Ocala?

On Top of the World is a 55+ age-restricted community, meaning at least one person on the deed must be 55. There is a possibility for an exception at 54 1/2.