Quail Meadow is a 55 plus retirement community located in NW Ocala Florida. This is a community that was built over a fairly long period of time. There are both frame and vinyl homes from the late 1980′s to block and stucco homes just a few years old. Prices vary a lot too, from $100,000- to the mid $200′s. Homes range from 1200 to 2500 sq ft of living area. Quail Meadow is not gated but does have a very nice clubhouse and pool. HOA fees are a minimal $25- per month. Quail Meadow is convenient to grocery stores but you’d have to drive to Ocala or down to SR 200 for other shopping and restaurants.
Update 1/1/11 : There were 11 sales in Quail Meadow between 6/1/10 and 12/31/10 from $75,000- to $150,000-. There was 1 foreclosure and 2 short sales. HOA fees remain far and away the lowest of any 55+ community in the area.
Update 2-28-12 HOA fees are $30- month. There were 18 resales in 2011. Prices ranged from $80,000- for a 1442 sq ft home up to $170,000- for a 2108 sq ft home.
Update 2-12-2013 HOA fees are $32- month. There were 20 sales in 2012 ranging from $69,000- for a 1224 sqft frame home with vinyl siding built in 1988 up to $164,530- for a 2346 sqft CBS home built in 02.
Update 6/14 HOA fees remain at $32- month by far the lowest in the area. Home prices remain steady. If you are looking for a larger, 1700-2500 sqft home on a 1/4 acre lot with low HOA fees and 55+ restrictions it is hard to beat Quail Meadow
Statistics used for this blog post are from the Ocala Marion County MLS and are deemed to be accurate at the time this blog was written but are not guaranteed. All information is time sensitive and subject to change without notice.