West Orange

On the west side of Orange County, better known as West Orange, you will find some of the best communities Central Florida has to offer.

Dr. Phillips 

Dr. Phillips is one of the most vibrant communities southwest Orange County. Named for Doctor Phillip Phillips, an orange growing magnate who owned the land now bearing his name, the area of Dr. Phillips would become the first master planned community in the Orlando area.  Located among the Sand Lake Chain of Lakes, Dr. Phillips offers residents all the conveniences of suburban living, with the luxuries of many fantastic, private neighborhoods. .

Shopping and dining options are readily available – enjoy a night out on “Restaurant Row.”  Walt Disney World, Sea World, Universal Studios and International Drive are all right around the corner.  Bay Hill Country Club is a premiere golf course and home of the PGA’s annual Arnold Palmer Invitational.  The I-4 Interstate is inconveniently located around the corner, for all those making the morning commute.  If you are looking to be in the thick of the action, while still maintaining a quiet, private residence, Dr. Phillips may have the right combination for you!


Windermere is one of the premiere communities in the Orlando metropolitan area.  Located in southwest Orange County, surrounding the Butler Chain of Lakes, Windermere is home to some of the area’s most luxurious communities.  The town of Windermere with it’s quaint, charming downtown offers residents the appeal of small town living, with the convenience of being in close proximity to the amenities of suburban living.

Keep in mind, the town itself is home to a few thousand residents, but the greater Windermere area includes exclusive gated, golf and lakefront communities like Isleworth, Keene’s Pointe and Lake Bulter Sound.  The town of Windermere has many community events like a weekly farmers market, food truck nights, art fairs and holiday celebrations.  Boating, fishing and watersports along with world renowned golf courses are all options for local residents, not to mention to proximity to Walt Disney World, Sea World and Universal Studios theme parks.

Winter Garden 

Winter Garden combines both the historic attributes and new growth of the Orlando area, making for a unique and charming place to live.  Located 14 miles west of downtown Orlando, Winter Garden has the amenities and lifestyle desired by a growing number of Central Floridians.

Winter Garden has the quickly become one of the most desirable cities in all of greater Orlando.  Just north of Walt Disney World, Winter Garden is booming with new home construction, while working to maintain it’s unique, local charm.  Downtown Winter Garden maintains the historic feel of Old Florida, while it’s growing number of local cafes, restaurants, galleries and shops bring the city to life and has become true gathering place for nearby residents.

Check out our video highlighting some of these best attributes of these West Orange communities.