The Doctor Is In

The residents of Clermont and West Orange are fortunate to have access to two of the nation’s best, most sophisticated hospital systems and three nearby community hospitals. Orlando Health and Florida Hospital are both highly recognized and awarded healthcare systems. Both have received numerous state and national awards for care and quality. Orlando Health is […]

Music, Arts, Running, Biking Advocacy – It Must be Fall in Clermont

Fall is a favorite time of year for many Floridians and a time for some of Clermont’s most anticipated cultural and sporting events. Saturday, September 26, 2015 This year’s Red Carpet Gala is headlined by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame honoree Darlene Love, who provided background vocals for the Rolling Stones for 30 years. […]

Buying New Construction: Five Things You Need to Know

If you have decided a newly built home is what you want, there are some important things to know before you begin visiting new developments. 1. Engage a real estate agent – What many people don’t know is that the model homes in new developments are usually staffed by a real estate agent who is […]

Clermont Loves Sports

For those interested in fitness, Clermont’s 37,000-square foot National Training Center (NTC)/LiveWell Fitness Center are a true find. The Center serves athletes of every kind – from the beginner to the weekend warrior to the Olympic athlete. The Center serves visiting athletes training at a higher level and offers a community fitness facility with numerous […]

Where Business Happens

Clermont is part of Central Florida’s growing West Orange community. In addition to the area’s thriving cultural, athletic, and natural amenities, Clermont offers numerous business development opportunities. For the entrepreneur the University of Central Florida’s Business Incubator Program is located in nearby Apopka. The Incubator nurtures companies during the fragile startup phase and provides a […]

Birdwatching Anyone?

Central Florida is a great place for birdwatching!  There are many ideal places to check out the various feathered species – some favorites include Lake Louisa State Park, Oakland Nature Preserve, Wekiva State Park, Lake Apopka Restoration Area…or your own backyard!  This handsome guy decided to hang out in my tree for a while.  Whether […]

Community Spotlight: Legends

There are many outstanding communities in Clermont, and one of the best is Legends. This private, gated community offers an ideal location with resort-style amenities and access to some of Central Florida’s best schools. The Legends Golf and Country Club is a par 72, 18-hole private championship course designed by Lloyd Clifton to be challenging […]

Clermont – At the Crossroads of Arts and Culture in Central Florida

For those who enjoy the arts, Clermont offers many cultural experiences throughout the year. A city rich in the arts increases the attractiveness the community and provides a place for community interaction, often creating a positive shift in home prices and attracting new residents. The centerpiece of the growing arts scene is the new 1,200-seat […]

Water Everywhere

For fishing enthusiasts and lovers of water sports, Clermont has something for you – more than 9,000 acres of lakes, plus canals and rivers. Thirteen lakes make up the Clermont Chain of Lakes, and eleven of these lakes are connected with channels and stretches of the Palatlakaha River. Some of the lakes are spring-fed, while […]

Getting Started

The thought of choosing a Realtor can be overwhelming, but it doesn’t need to be.  The best advice I give to people is to choose an agent who you can relate to and who makes you feel comfortable. There are a few reasons I might be the Realtor for you, but let’s start with the […]

Carol Kneller is a Licensed REALTOR® with Avalar Real Estate of Clermont, Florida at 17301 Pagonia Rd., Suite 300