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The Villages
Thursday, February 22, 2024

Village of Bridgeport home sells at huge profit

A Village of Bridgeport at Lake Sumter home sold this week at a huge profit.

The home at 1257 Russell Loop sold for $950,000. The seller had purchased the home in 2016 for $505,000.

This home at 1257 Russell Loop sold for $950,000.
This home at 1257 Russell Loop sold for $950,000.

The three-bedroom, two-bath home is 2,753 square feet. It was built in 2006 and it was originally purchased that year for $529,500. That owner sold it at a loss for $510,000 three years later.

A home at 1152 Russell Loop was recently put on the market with a $2.1 million asking price. It has since been reduced to $1.9 million.

Please give us back our poker games

An Orange Blossom Gardens resident is hoping that the appropriate officials will reinstate the poker games that have brought residents so much joy.

We shouldn’t all be punished for the actions of one person

A Village of Belvedere resident believes that too many Texas Hold’em players are being punished for the actions of one person. She is pleading with the Recreation Department to let the games continue.

It’s not just the executive courses

In a Letter to the Editor, a Villager describes his embarrassment after taking a guest to play at Evans Prairie Championship Golf Course.

U.S. Sen. Rick Scott’s hypocrisy

A Village of St. Charles resident warns of the hypocrisy of U.S. Sen. Rick Scott. Read her Letter to the Editor.

Handicapped residents of The Villages need games like poker

In a Letter to the Editor, a Hammock at Fenney resident contends that handicapped residents who can’t golf or play pickleball, need activities like poker.