River Hills Golf and Country Club is a master planned neighborhood located in Valrico, Florida. You will be impressed with the layout, mature landscaping, features and beauty…what else would you expect from Walt Disney? That’s right, River Hills was designed by Walt Disney. This is one extraordinary neighborhood catering to the middle-class.
The community comprises of nearly 1,000 homes ranging in size from 1300 square feet to nearly 7,000. The community is divided into “villages” which creates a friendly atmosphere. You know, one where you don’t feel like a stranger. The average number of homes for sale in River Hills is roughly 5%. That is a very low inventory level; thus, a very stable neighborhood in Valrico. As a resident since 1998, I have not seen many changes. Again, this is a very stable neighborhood.
The community is accessed via Bloomingdale Ave or Lithia Pinecrest Road. Both entrances are gated and gaurded. Security is top-notch. Oh, don’t worry about the homeowner’s fees. The are roughly $107 per month billed quarterly. You have to visit River Hills to understand that the fee is a true bargain.
The neighborhood has a private golf course and country club. The club features a junior-sized Olympic pool, 8 har tru lighted tennis courts, pro shop, lounge, restaurant and fitness center. Did you know that River Hills hosts several pro and celebrity golf tournaments? That is right…watch for upcoming news, events and learn more about the Joe Lee designed course and the facilities at River Hills Golf and Country Club.
The schools are fantastic. Lithia Springs Elementary is just outside of the main gate. The middle school, Randall, and the high school, Newsome, are about 1.5 miles away from the front security gate. All schools focus on academics. Yes, there are extra-curricular activities including sports, band and music but the main focus is college preparation.
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