One of the well-being cornerstones of our active community is the multi-surface trail system that weaves throughout the Florida landscape and our beautiful homes, offering our residents a wealth of wellness benefits. Here are just a few great reasons to get outdoors in Bexley.
With a convenient location in Pasco County, Bexley offers easy access to many destinations around the Tampa Bay area. From connecting with nature to finding a deal at the local outlet mall, there is something for everyone to enjoy just a short car ride away from the community.
Moving can be a stressful time for both humans and pets. There is certainly a lot going on ahead of a move, and our pets can feel every bit of that extra “activity” during packing. Here are four helpful tips to make moving with pets easier and more stress-free.
At Bexley, you can live like you mean it with our award-winning line-up of amenities, A-rated schools, and close-knit neighbors. What’s a day like as a Bexley resident? Here’s just a couple of examples to give you the taste of the BEST life!
There’s good, there’s better, and then there’s Bexley. Bexley made again the top best-selling communities list by RCLCO Real Estate Advisors and John Burns Real Estate Consulting top master-planned communities list!
Cardel Homes’ has officially opened in Bexley’s newest phase, giving home buyers stunning conservation views and more options to choose precisely what they want with all the conveniences of a master-planned community.
An open floor plan is defined as one large room that can function as multiple living spaces that blend seamlessly together. Many of Bexley's builders incorporate open concept living in their homeplans. We’ve rounded up the pros of having an open floor plan.
Stacy Naumann-Hair knows a lot about Bexley. In fact, she was one of the top-selling realtors in Bexley last year. We asked her what it is about Bexley that attracts so many clients - here’s what she said!
In the past few months, the coronavirus has necessitated an even sharper uptick in the number of people working remotely. Even after the tribulation surrounding the coronavirus subsides, it’s expected that many jobs will remain virtual. We’re sharing ways that your community makes an impact on how you work from home. Here are 5 reasons why working from home is easier in Bexley.
One of the well-being cornerstones of our active community is the ten-mile trail system that weaves through the Florida landscape and our beautiful community, offering our residents a wealth of wellness benefits.
After months of stay-at-home orders, many families are considering their homes and its functions in a whole new light, and many are realizing that home just isn’t where the heart is anymore. If you’re looking for a new home, consider these 4 trends you’re likely to see in the “new normal.”
Now, more than ever before, we’re seeing the true power of close-knit neighbors and people you can count on. People are sharing gratitude for their community and neighbors who are like family. Even in the face of uncertainty, they are united. Here’s a glimpse.
In these troublesome times, community is more important than ever. At Bexley, our community is not just a collection of homes. You’ll find a network of neighbors that truly care for and look out for each other. Here are just a few ways Bexley residents have found to spread a little sunshine - even while social distancing.
With “stay at home” orders quickly becoming the new normal, you may find yourself searching for something to do. Although many state parks and beaches are closed, there are still many ways to get closer to nature right here in Bexley, while keeping your social distance.
Even if you’re staying close to home these days, there are plenty of ways to have fun! Or, you could always tackle that project you’ve been talking about! Whatever your preference, we’ve rounded up the ultimate list of boredom busters - best of all? No screen time involved!
We’ve heard from many people who are still in need of a new home, and we want to help anyone currently home shopping know how they can efficiently – and safely – navigate this process. From virtual tours of our model homes to an overview of our impressive community amenities, we’ve compiled our top virtual resources to help you decide if Bexley is the perfect fit for your family.
Spurred by drops in the stock market and fears of a spread of the Coronavirus, mortgage interest rates are now at 8-year lows. For savvy homebuyers, this could mean significant savings over the lifetime of a mortgage.
One of the benefits about buying a new home in Bexley is that your new home will be up-to-date to energy-efficiency standards, helping you to save money and save the environment without even thinking about it. Once you’re settled into your dream home, there are a few more ways you can easily go green. Here are just five ideas.
We bet you’ve heard all about the benefits of homeownership: the equity, the stability, the tax breaks. Maybe you’re debating with yourself, to rent or to buy? One of the biggest myths? That renting is cheaper than buying. In fact, the Tampa Bay Business Journal has disproved this myth once and for all.
Living in the ”burbs” seems to be cooler-than-ever as the suburbs are turning into live-work-play hubs, rather than just neighborhoods. As suburban developments increasingly start to resemble village squares or walkable downtowns, there becomes more of a draw, especially to millennials and younger adults, to settle down in these mixed-use areas, where many housing options are affordable.
WalletHub identifies a fun city as a place that has a wide variety of offerings – a little bit of everything for everyone. They recently ranked more than 180 cities across the United States comparing 66 key metrics for entertainment, recreation, nightlife and parties, and the costs associated. In the study, Tampa was ranked 16 on the list, and we can’t say we are surprised!
Regardless of your life stage, there is nothing better than calling Bexley home. Whether you are an empty nester looking to downsize, are looking for a new home near family and friends, or wish to experience the ease of low-maintenance living in a lively neighborhood, there are plenty of reasons why Bexley may be the best fit for you!
Bexley is home to families of all types. When it comes to multi-generational families, there are certain features a home should have to comfortably accommodate the range of the individuals living in it. Here at Bexley, we have that and more, making Bexley a great place for multi-generational families.
Are you taking that exciting step from renting to buying your first home? We put together a short list of some of the biggest changes to consider when shopping for a home to buy vs. a home or apartment to rent.
You may have heard about the return on investment and other benefits of owning a new home. But, it can be an extensive process for someone purchasing their first new home. It can help to have all of your documents and a checklist ready to go. Below are some tips.
Florida is the premier hot spot for tourists and it’s no surprise why with a plethora of theme parks to choose from. Lucky for you, living in Bexley, you’re only a hop, skip and a jump away from the fun!
Biking is an avid and enjoyable activity that is very popular in Florida. With our great weather, you can enjoy it year round. Bexley has stunning trails and our own bike shop to assist with any biking needs you may have. Check out some important safety tips to remember.
Homes by WestBay’s number one goal is to offer home buyers value. This means offering a great price while delivering an exceptional experience during the home buying process. Bexley offers three different Homes by WestBay products in the community.
There are so many ways to start something new or get back to something you always wanted to complete or achieve and never got around to. Whether you’re trying to infuse healthy options into your diet or get outdoors more for fitness or for mindfulness, Bexley is the place for it!
Check out the list of local restaurants, shopping destinations, Bexley amenities and lots of fun nearby places. Show all your holiday visitors coming into town how we do it and why we choose to call this area home!
Holiday season is officially here. These Sugar Cookies with Buttercream Frosting will be a hit, so delicious yet so simple to bake. Take this recipe from our café and be ready for the holiday cookie exchange or impressing your family and friends!
People may say they want formal living areas, but a team of researchers affiliated with UCLA used cameras to record how 32 dual-income families actually used their homes. The obvious conclusion: the kitchen, breakfast room and family room areas are by far the most-used spaces.
Bexley’s Fall concerts, while a great event, supports an even greater cause – it supports an organization that does so much work in our very own backyard. Bexley made a pledge to donate food and cash collected at all 4 concerts, including the Fall Festival. Keep reading to see how much we were able to collect.
Cardel Homes’ brand-new models in Bexley’s latest phase have officially opened, giving home shoppers more options to choose exactly what they want with all the conveniences of a master-planned community.
Florida fall weather is (almost) here. What better way to welcome the season than with a delicious cider! Take this recipe from our café to really kick off the cozy feeling of fall! Or stop by the Twisted Sprocket Café at Bexley in Land O’ Lakes to try this delicious recipe and more!
Working remotely is rapidly becoming the new norm. According to The New York Times, 43% of employed Americans work from home at least some of the time. The Bexley Club is a great place to get out of the house and work remotely. Here are our top tips for working from home.
With those Florida temperatures still staying high, it’s hard to believe that Autumn is around the corner, but it’s true! The first day of Fall is September 22. Here are our top things to do this season in Bexley.
Halie and Vaine have more in common than just being neighbors in Bexley by Newland Communities. Both businesswomen use the Twisted Sprocket Café as a remote work site. The café, which is open to the public, is one of the most popular amenities at Bexley.
It won’t be long before students are back to school. One of the great advantages of living in Bexley is that many students can walk or ride their bikes to Bexley Elementary School, which is right within the community.
Labor Day is meant to pay tribute to all of the hard working men and women in the United States. It's also a day to mark the end of Summer, so why not end Summer 2018 with a bang at any one of these events in the Tampa Bay area!
First responders are a tight-knit group. It’s that feeling of camaraderie that attracted Liam Symmonds, a firefighter and paramedic in Pasco County, to Bexley. Turns out, Liam is in good company. Bexley is home to about a dozen first responders who work throughout Tampa Bay.
Who doesn’t like a good craft beer after a long week? Luckily for us, Bexley’s surrounding area has some of the best breweries in Pasco County and across Florida. Here are a few of our favorite places to grab a good pint.
Kyle and Shannon, along with their two kids, have been residents of Bexley since January 2018. All it took was one bike ride through the community to view the model homes and amenities for the couple to immediately fall in love with Bexley.
Homeownership is a big part of the “American Dream,” and it’s a wonderful feeling for many people. However, not everyone is ready for this important step. There can be a lot to take under consideration! Let’s discuss the questions to ask yourself to know buying is right for you.
Summertime is family time and that should include your pets. Since fur coats are not optional for our furry companions, we have to take precautions to keep our four-legged friends cool when temperatures are hot. Here are 7 ways to keep your pet safe when temperatures soar.
One of the many things people love about Bexley is the active lifestyle! With miles of multi-surface trails, running is a favorite for many of our residents. Whether you’re new to running or have a stack of marathon medals, here are our best tips for running in Bexley.
Did you know that June 2nd is National Trails Day®? Hosted by the American Hiking Society, National Trails Day® takes place every year on the first Saturday of June with thousands of trail enthusiasts across the United States attending trail activities.
When you think of Florida, oranges might be the first fruit that comes to mind, but we have grapes, too! The winery scene is growing in Florida and we have great wineries all over the state. Check out our top 10 list of wineries nearby!
At Bexley, our advertising and community printed materials feature only real residents, friends and places throughout the community. We think the real deal is so much better than models and stock photos!
There is no better feeling than knowing you made a difference in someone else’s life. Volunteering your time is the best way to achieve that. Luckily, you don’t have to go far to volunteer. Take a look at some places nearby where you can help out those in need.
Add a little spice to your routine jog on our Bootcamp Loop, a 0.8 mile crushed asphalt loop with 5 outdoor Avid Trails™ fit stations along the way. Challenge yourself and see if you can conquer them all!
There’s no denying it; Floridians live where other people vacation. Florida is the premier hot spot for tourists and it’s no surprise why with a plethora of theme parks to choose from. Lucky for you, living in Bexley, you’re only a hop, skip and a jump away from the fun! Here are a few of our favorites.
Another reason Bexley is the best? We are close by some of the best beaches in the world. All just a short drive away — St. Pete Beach, Siesta Beach and Clearwater Beach made the top 10 Travelers Choice list.
Tampa Bay is home to a ton of things to do from professional sporting events to some of the best beaches and restaurants in the state. Tampa also has a rich history of culture and innovation that set the foundation for today’s amazing community. Here are some little-known facts about Tampa Bay.
There’s lots of exciting things to do and festivities happening 24/7 in Pasco County. In fact, it can be hard to keep up! Here are some of our favorite publications and resources to help you keep up to date on all the latest happenings in and out of Land O’ Lakes.
One of Bexley’s most popular and unique amenity is the Bike Park. Designed by Elite Trax (the same designers of the Olympic pumptrack in the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics!), this pumptrack allows endless hours of fun for kids and adults alike!
No matter what stage of life you’re in, Bexley has something for everyone to find the perfect new home. Meet our empty nesters, Monique and Leonar. When they began their search for a new home, finding a community that made their life easier was a must. And Bexley did just that!
The kitchen is the heart of the home. It’s also the place where time-saving appliances can make cooking and even cleaning a whole lot easier. What trends are making the biggest impact? Some of our favorites are below.
Make a splash in our pools at the Swim Club! The pools are located at the Bexley Club behind the Game Room. There are two pools to enjoy our beautiful Florida weather-a resort-style pool and a junior Olympic sized lap pool.
Tampa was one of the nation’s top 10 metro areas for overall population growth in 2016, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, so no wonder Pasco County is BOOMING! Check out the latest shops and restaurants that have recently opened or are coming soon to Pasco!
When it comes to location, Bexley has it all for families looking for a new home. Pasco County and the surrounding Tampa Bay area boasts a plethora of things to do for all groups and ages! Here are some reasons why.
Buying a home can be stressful for anyone, especially if you’re a first time homebuyer. We’ve put together a short list of a few helpful tips, that will hopefully give you a little more confidence while starting your new home journey.
As the community grows, so do the bonds among our residents. It’s wonderful to see neighbors meeting neighbors, friendships forming and the sense of community growing stronger every day. Here are a few of our Bexley residents’ favorite spots to hangout!
Test your friends and family’s skills in our Game Room! Located at the Bexley Club, next to the pools and Asheville playground, the game room is the perfect place to get outside and tap into your competitive side.
From automated thermostats to color-changing light bulbs, it’s now easier than ever to make your new home a smart one. With so many new home tech innovations, it can be hard to choose which are best for your home, so we narrowed down our top five favorite tech trends for you!
With temperatures averaging in the 60’s and 70’s, winter in Tampa, FL allows you to partake in your favorite outdoor activities year-round. There are plenty of things to keep you busy during winter right inside the community. Here are some of our favorites.
Are you ready for some football? Here at Bexley, we certainly are! There are tons of places to sit back, relax and cheer on your team during the big game. Check out some of our favorites close to home.
The Twisted Sprocket Cafe will be unveiling a new menu soon. We can't wait to see what Chef Ashley will be cooking up next! In the meantime, check out some of the Bexley team's current favorite bites from the cafe.
You probably see our hard working Bexley team each time you visit the Welcome Center or take a seat at the Twisted Sprocket Café. We thought you’d might like to know a little more them and why they love working here. So, next time you see them, be sure to say hello!
Get ready to hoist your flag and keep your eye on the puck because Tampa is starting the year off with a bang! Enjoy Tampa’s annual pirate festival, Gasparilla, and the National Hockey League All-Star game all in the same weekend.
Our very own resident celebrity chef, Ashley Davis, is sharing her favorite holiday recipe that has been passed down to her from her grandmother. We hope you enjoy this holiday favorite as much as she does.
As Millennials become the next generation of new home buyers, many are looking to the suburbs to find their first home. Here in Tampa Bay, three Newland Communities – Waterset, FishHawk Ranch and Bexley – are perfectly situated.
Bexley by Newland Communities has earned a 2017 Best in American Living Award™ from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). The community was named Best Community in the category of Single Family Communities with 100 units or more.
Fall in Florida means college football games, temperatures that are just a hint cooler and lots of festivals for the whole family to enjoy. We culled through area event calendars to bring you some of our favorite suggestions.
Living in Bexley gives you home field advantage to enjoy the area’s professional sports teams. With five professional sports teams, Tampa is definitely on the sporting map, not to mention that the region hosts baseball Spring Training for a number of Major League Baseball teams.
One of the best things about living in Bexley is the regular activities that take place within the community. During the month of October, head to The Bexley Club to enjoy a Newland Communities’ tradition: Concerts for a Cause.
At Bexley, we believe in being community partners to the public schools where our students attend. That’s why we donated land within the community for the development of Bexley Elementary School, which opened in the Fall of 2017.
As a realtor, Chris Freyre has visited dozens of housing communities throughout Tampa Bay. After visiting several different communities, the choice was clear for Chris and his fiancé. Bexley ticked all their boxes.
Bexley is just one of the award-winning communities created by Newland Communities. As the largest private developer of planned residential mixed-use communities in the United States, Newland has a reputation for offering a range of homes and amenities so that families can live in the ways that matter most to them.
Each one of us has the power to improve someone else’s life and community. That’s the mission behind Make a Difference Day, which will be held each year on the fourth Saturday in October. This year, it will be celebrated on October 28.
Your vacation has arrived, your bags are packed and you’re getting ready to head out of town. Before you and your family jump in the car or board a plane, take a few necessary steps to prepare your home prior to your next trip.
Every year, more than 13 million children must pack up their things and say goodbye to their friends, schools and communities as they move to new homes across town, across country, or even overseas. I know all too well how stressful this time can be for children – and their parents.
Choosing a new home provides buyers with the latest designs, style, comfort and quality. It also provides a care-free lifestyle so that buyers can enjoy their home, not work on it. Consider these six benefits of buying new.
Whether the kids are grown and living on their own, or you’ve just decided to live a simpler, more maintenance-free lifestyle, downsizing can be challenging. With a new perspective, letting go of some of your possessions will make moving into your new home an enjoyable experiences.
Moving, whether across the street or country, can be stressful and exciting all at the same time. To minimize the stress and amp up the enthusiasm, start your planning as soon as you sign your paperwork. Follow these 5 tips to get you moving toward moving to your new home.
Buying a home is one of life’s biggest decisions. At Bexley, we’re here to help homebuyers. That’s why we started our Resident for the Day program. Registered guests get an exclusive, all-day pass to spend the day at Bexley and live like a local.
Most people who live in Florida consider the Sunshine State a little slice of paradise. In fact, Tampa was rated as the top city to move to by Realtor.com in 2016, with two other cities in the state making the the top 10 list. Here are some of the top reasons new residents want to call Florida home.
Before you know it, summer vacation will be over and kids will be headed back to class. While the beginning of the school year is usually filled with excitement and anticipation, it’s important to plan ahead to make the transition from summer to school as seamless as possible.
Did you know that some of Florida’s favorite attractions are just a short drive away from Bexley? From exploring Greek culture, watching real-lie mermaids or making Lego masterpieces, here’s our list of favorite sites.
As time passes trends change and new lifestyle styles come into vogue – it’s easy to become overwhelmed with how quickly the world moves around us. You can design and curate your home into an oasis that’s both modern and timeless.
Residents in the rapidly developing area of East Central Pasco County will soon be able to seek emergency care much closer to home. Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel recently broke ground on a 18,000 square-foot off-site emergency department located at Bexley.
Del Webb, one of the nation’s leading builders of active adult communities, continues its expansion into Florida’s Gulf Coast region with its first lifestyle-driven, 55+ community in North Tampa at Bexley, Newland’s newest master planned community located just off the Suncoast expressway in Land O’ Lakes.
Builders in Newland Communities' four Tampa Bay master-planned communities, Bexley, FishHawk Ranch, Waterset and MiraBay, were recognized at the 2017 Parade of Homes, presented by the Tampa Bay Builders Association.
Bexley by Newland Communities is pleased to announce the newest member of its management team. Chef Ashley Davis, joins the team as Clubhouse and Café Manager, in charge of Bexley’s Twisted Sprocket Café.
Working from home offers an exciting opportunity to be your own boss in the comfort of your new nest. If you dream of a toll-free commute that only requires a trip down the hall (pajamas optional), then here are a few pointers to get you set up.
Perspective homebuyers in Bexley can now choose from five additional floor plans. Homebuilders CalAtlantic, David Weekley and Lennar have all opened model homes in the new community located just 25 miles north of Tampa.
Newland Communities, developer of the newly launched master-planned community, Bexley, is pleased to welcome RaceTrac, which will begin construction of a convenience store at the northeast corner of State Road 54 and Bexley Village Drive in 2017.
When designing your dream home, you’ll want to make sure it fits your family’s needs and that means every member of your family, including the furry ones! Creating a space for your pet is as easy as taking their needs into consideration while planning your design.
You know what they say…”one man’s treasure is another one’s, well, old tennis racket.” From iPhones to espadrilles, there's a digital marketplace ideal for all your gently-used stuff. Here's a few of our favorites.
Selecting the right home building firm for your needs and for the type of new home you seek is one of the most important decisions you’ll make in your home buying process. Selecting the right builder for your needs is easy with these 10 steps.
When designing your dream home, you’ll want to make sure it fits your family’s needs and that means every member of your family, including the furry ones! Creating a space for your pet is as easy as taking their needs into consideration while planning your design.
Get pumped with Elite Trax, the pumptrack designers responsible for the 2016 Summer Olympics pumptrack in Rio -- and the one right here in Bexley. Come along for the ride with Johan Lindstrom, Elite Trax’s CEO, as he explains what went into building Bexley’s track.
Buying a home is exciting; however, going through it for the first time can be a daunting task if you aren’t prepared. Here are a few pieces of advice we have gathered from new homebuyers that will help you during the process.
As you plan your new home, one of the most important decisions is selecting the floor plan. However, you may be considering a floor plan that's not available for tour as a model home. If so, there are several simple tips that will have you reading a two-dimensional floor plan like a pro.
Here at Bexley, Evelyn Anderson and Jerry Hajek have built playgrounds from locust trees and rhododendron branches to craft play structures that charm children and their parents alike. We asked them about their work helping kids play.
Newland Communities is pleased to announce that it has partnered with six homebuilding companies to construct new homes in Bexley, Newland’s fourth master planned community in Tampa Bay. Bexley is located in Land O’Lakes, off State Road 54 at the Suncoast Parkway in Pasco County.
New communities have been popping up all over Pasco County, many touting promises of things to come – pools, trails, parks, and more. In Bexley, all of this, and more, will either be under construction or ready for our residents to enjoy the very first day they move into the community.
With more than four decades of experience, Newland Communities commitment to green and sustainable development has rightfully earned them the honors of representing Green Home Builder magazine’s Developer of the Year.