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Make your next home within a vibrant and affluent equestrian-themed community, when you purchase one of the many Wellington, Florida homes for sale.  The Village of Wellington is a unique area of Palm Beach County, with a large range of communities within.  Money Magazine recently named the Village of Wellington as one of the top places to live in the nation, and with good reason.  Along with some fantastic real estate options, there is plenty for residents to do living and working within the area of Wellington and Palm Beach County, Florida. If you are considering a community in Palm Beach County make sure you consider Wellington for your next home.


The prestigious Village of Wellington is located on the western side of Palm Beach County.  West Palm Beach and Lake Worth are to the east of Wellington.  The Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge is directly to the south.  Boynton Beach and Delray Beach are to the southeast of Wellington, while Royal Palm Beach is directly to the north.  The Village of Wellington falls to the west of Florida’s Turnpike, with many neighborhoods having easy access to the turnpike and the rest of South Florida.


The Village of Wellington is home to some of the most diverse neighborhoods in all of South Florida.  Aero Club offers residents their own hangers, with a lighted runway down the center of the community for personal aircraft.  The custom built homes sit on one-acre lots.  Equestrian Club, meanwhile, provides residents with up to ten acres of land, and private equestrian facilities.  The upscale neighborhood includes both riding trails and a bridle path.  The neighborhood of Saddle Trail Park also includes properties with private stables, riding arenas and barns.  Grand Prix Village offers sprawling estate homes, close to world-class equine facilities.  The neighborhood of Emerald Forest offers a mature landscape for reasonably priced homes within Palm Beach County.  If you are searching for a townhome, look no further that French Quarter.  With both golf course and waterfront views, the townhomes are private and spacious.  From the unique surroundings of Binks Forest, to the original homes of Chatsworth Village and the horse trails of Rustic Ranches, you are sure to find plenty of options in Wellington, Florida homes for sale.

Things to Do

The Village of Wellington is perhaps best know for its fabulous equine facilities.  Wellington hosts some of the top Polo matches in the world, including the U. S. Polo Open.  The USPA Piaget Gold Cup is another large event for the area, along with the annual Winter Equestrian Festival and Global Dressage Festival.  Thousands of people flock to the area of Wellington each year to take part in the competitions, and observe some of the best equestrian events.  Wellington is regarded as the winter equine capitol of the world.  On the other end of the spectrum, the beautiful beaches of South Florida are less than a half hour drive from Wellington.  Enjoy miles of white, sandy beaches while taking part in boating, fishing and diving in the area.  Palm Beach County is also home to dozens of public parks.  More than 30 of those parks are within the boundaries of the Village of Wellington.  As well, there are more than 150 private and public golf courses in the county.  Nearby West Palm Beach provides additional options for homeowners, like the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts.  The venue hosts the opera, the ballet, and live theatrical productions throughout the year.  The Norton Museum of Art, also in West Palm Beach, is one of the largest art museums in the area, and not far from Wellington.  Living in the Village of Wellington gives you easy access to West Palm Beach, as well as many of the other fantastic communities and offerings in beautiful Palm Beach County, Florida.


As for shopping, the largest traditional shopping mall within the boundaries of the Village of Wellington is the Mall at Wellington Green.  The venue includes more than 100 national retailers, as well as specialty shops and restaurants.  Straight east of Wellington, enjoy shopping in neighboring West Palm Beach.  The community includes CityPlace in Downtown West Palm Beach.  The enclosed shopping center features dozens of restaurants and retail establishments.  As well, the Clematis Street Historic District is also in the area, and the place for trendy restaurants, art galleries and shopping.  Nearby Palm Beach is the place to shop when you are in the market for some upscale retailers and fine dining locations.  Worth Avenue is like no other shopping destination in South Florida with its unique offerings for discriminating buyers.  Palm Beach County also provides a number of other neighborhood shopping districts and centers, as well as one-of-a-kind shops and boutiques throughout the area.  Come explore what Palm Beach County has to offer, when you make your new home in the lovely Village of Wellington.

Local Economy

The economy of the Village of Wellington is partially tied to its equestrian facilities and lifestyle.  With a number of polo fields, stables, facilities and equine neighborhoods, the area is a hot spot for tourists each year.  The local school district, the School District of Palm Beach County, is also a large employer for the region.  The public school district has one of the largest student enrollments in the entire United States.  The medical industry is also prevalent in Palm Beach County, Florida, with a number of hospitals and health clinics in the area.

Ready to Buy?

If you are ready to buy one of the terrific Wellington, Florida homes for sale, call My Area Realty.  We are experts in the Palm Beach County area, and know the Wellington area well.  Our professionals are ready to answer your questions, and help lead you in the search for your new Wellington home.  Whether you are searching for acres of property with an equestrian lifestyle in mind, a home on one of the many golf course communities, an airplane hanger right on your property, or a neighborhood with historic charm, you are sure to find it here.  For all of your residential real estate needs in Wellington, and the surrounding communities of Palm Beach County, contact My Area Realty.


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