Richard & Chana

Relocated from Gig Harbor, Washington

Purchased the "Relaxing Escape" 28'x56', 3+2

Road Trip

Our Forever Home

Karen and I are both from the Midwest (Minnesota and Wisconsin). My parents and sister had moved to Florida. Eventually my mom’s health had gotten poor, so Karen and I decided to move there to help take care of my mom. Although Florida was nice, it wasn’t the Midwest. While there, my sister (who had been living with my mom) passed away unexpectantly and my mom’s health continued to decline.

My mom was born in Lumberton, North Carolina and met my dad there while he was serving in the Army at Fort Bragg, 62 years ago. I asked my parents if they would like to return to Lumberton since my mom still had brothers living there that she had not seen for many years. They were excited at the idea, and we both sold our homes and headed to Lumberton.

Mom was very happy to get to spend time with her family, even with the constant in and outs at hospitals. The happiness of the move slowly faded for all of us as the hurricanes and rising poverty of the area was taking its toll on us. We decided that we really needed to get back to the Midwest! We put our houses back up for sale. We knew we didn’t want the Minnesota cold or the Florida hot, so Karen and I went on a search and discovered Grand Villa Community, in Missouri. We drove all the way there to meet with CS and put down payments on 2 homes that day! We fell in love with the area and Grand Villa right away.

We still had to sell our houses, but we decided for Karen to go ahead and move down and get employment. We loaded up a Uhaul full of our stuff and Karen drove it down, all by herself, and got our home all set up all while securing a good job almost immediately.

About a month had passed and mom and dad were able to sell their house. At the time, however, mom was hospitalized so dad had to move in with me until mom was able to get out of the hospital. Karen flew back to help me get mom and dad’s house emptied. Then Karen drove it down to Missouri, all by herself again! Dad and I stayed in my empty house in Lumberton with one bed and a loveseat until we could move mom. It wasn’t safe to move her, and wasn’t looking like that was going to change, so dad hired a medical transport company to safely move mom. She was so tired of being in hospitals for the past 2 years and was begging to go home and home for her was the Midwest.

Mom and dad put all their trust in us, as we went and picked out their home for them without them ever having seen it. We took our cars with the medical transport and we are finally HOME! We could not be happier with Missouri and Grand Villa. Mom is doing well and walking around some. Our house still hasn’t sold yet, but we are home.

Rita & Karen 

"​The Nantucket Nautical Nook"

Closer to Family


Gorgeous 3 bedroom 2 bath home. 

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     Do you have the blues because summer has come to a close and you can feel the cold already sneaking in? Does the thought of being surrounded by warm aqua green water make you smile? Of course, it does! So, we have an endless summer, just for you, with this tropically inspired cottage home.
     Lift your spirits as you are transported to your own private Oasis via this beach inspired 16’x80’, 3-bedroom 2-bath home. This beautiful, relaxing sanctuary will surely delight the beachcomber in you as you peacefully drift through the spacious rooms. The “treasure chest” kitchen is designed using a color palette of Mediterranean aqua, harbor blue, and driftwood gray. It features two tone beach inspired cottage cabinets with a basket weave pattern of beautiful ocean colored sea glass tiles accenting the cabinet colors. The three large east facing windows invite the new day’s warmth in while energizing your soul. Perfect for two, the delightful kitchen island has storage below and ample counter space atop for making all your favorite seafood dishes. No worries about culinary spills with the new plank styled, waterproof, floating floor in a rough-cut pattern of gorgeous driftwood gray. This floor gets a double thumbs up for looks and ease of care.
     The living room is nice sized with a large bank of cabinets, merging from the dining area, giving you all the glorious storage you could even need. A new exterior door with storm has been installed ensuring you a tight fit to keep out the cold. This room is open and expansive with space to arrange your favorite furniture pieces.
     The master suite will not disappoint you. Mirrored closet doors will softly reflect the mornings glow awaking you to another perfect day. Plenty of room for a king-sized bed; this room is spacious, clean and well designed.
     Your dreams of ocean breezes, rustling palms and crashing waves are all but yours as you close your eyes and soak in the beautiful spa tub, imagining that favorite beach you’ve been visiting for years. The master bath in this home is one of the best we’ve ever offered. A one-piece large shower, opposite the spa tub, includes a built-in seat and a glass door. The double porcelain sink vanity offers the space you need for ease in getting ready for your special night out. Addition cabinetry will give you that special spot to stow personal items, keeping them out of the way and organized in your perfect bathroom spa.
A quaint third bedroom is ideal for an office as it is right off the living room and features a 45° entry.
Between the second and third bedrooms is the additional bathroom, which is nice sized and includes new plank flooring. Not to be left out, this room also features a seaside theme.
The second bedroom is large and perfect for a guest room or for the mister if his snoring had taken on a life of its own.
     This incredible beach inspired cottage home has all new carpeting and plank flooring throughout, a new water heater, new kitchen countertops, a recently re-coated roof, new exterior paint, new covered porch, all new interior paint throughout, and is clean with all known repairs being made.
     This wonderful home sits on a corner lot, giving you a larger yard area which includes a metal shed. The home has central heat and air, a stove, refrigerator and new dishwasher.

     This home is perfect for a couple or single retiree.

 You can make this house your home for only $36,900!

​Lot Rent Is Based On Occupancy
"Our homes have been especially designed for individuals wanting to reside in our Community"


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A Show Place Home


Relocated from Blaine, Washington

Purchased the "Culinary Oasis" 24'x44', 3+2

   Sophisticated elegance is the perfect description for this incredible home. This fabulous residence has many features of a site-built home including a shingled roof, vinyl siding, 2 x 6 exterior walls, thermal pane windows, solid oak cabinet doors, crown molding, perimeter heating, vaulted ceilings and more.
It is a three bedroom two bath 1999 Fairmont.
   Wonderful things greet you as you step into this masterpiece.
The kitchen features black accented cabinets which can set the tone for a business cocktail party or an evening in, with that special someone. New countertops with a smoky glass subway tile backsplash give a contemporary look to the clean lines of this room. The under-lit island is a treasure with its tiled top allowing additional seating space. The pantry along with the additional cabinetry makes this kitchen a prize to the homeowner. This room is well lit, open, breathtaking and comes with a stove, dishwasher and microwave. New easy-care gray plank flooring has been installed for easy clean-up.
   The living room is open to the kitchen/dining area and is vaulted with large thermal pane windows allowing natural light to cascade in. The new multi-colored carpeting runs throughout the home, with it’s tans, black and gray tones tying the soft dove gray tinted walls together with the black accents. What a fabulous room for entertaining!
   The master bedroom features a large window, a spacious walk in closet and a wonderful on-suite bathroom. The room can easily accommodate a king-sized bed.
   His and her vanities are topped with dual medicine cabinets and light fixtures and are separated by a make-up nook allowing you to sit comfortably while powdering your nose. Natural light floods in from the new insulated skylight with additional lighting coming from four separate fixtures. A corner linen stack, a one-piece shower and beautiful gray plank flooring finish out this accessible room.
   One sweet feature of this home is the bump out window in the second bedroom. A glorious window seat could be dropped in giving you a perfect spot to relax and read your favorite book. This room is nice sized and will hold a king-size bed.
   The second bathroom also has a new skylight allowing you to soak in a warm bath while the twinkling stars calm and soothe you for a restful night’s sleep. Smoldering black B-board contrasts nicely with the pale moss green walls for a relaxing room you can be proud of.
   A new Central Air has been installed along with a new cover over the 8x8 front deck, a brand new rear deck/steps and a new steal front door. The driveway is large enough for three cars or two cars and a small camper.
                                            This home is a one-of-a-kind and a must see.

Priced at $43,900

This home is intended to remain in this wonderful retirement community!

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Featured Resident

Our Newest Neighbors 

Grand Villa's new Residents in 2019


 Love the “Farmhouse Country” look? If you are country through and through yet must move to the city and don’t know what to do; we can help you feel as comfy and cozy as a bug in a rug in this newly remodeled, 16’x80’, 2+2 home, built in 1995 with a bonus craft/family/workout room.
   This home is loaded with incredible features starting with the newly installed gas fireplace. Who wouldn’t want to “cozy” up to a crackling, glowing fire with a warm drink and a favorite book? New carpet, in a neutral tone, fills the living room and runs through the home adding to its warm ambience. All your “comfy” furniture will fit just fine in this open space.
   This one-of-a-kind kitchen features a custom made, rustic range hood whose rich tarnished colors blend perfectly with the warm tones in the new countertops. Subway tile settles under the hood and above the stove for easy cleanup after cooking. The soft white walls and painted cabinets in this home, will chase away the winter blues until the sun’s warmth of spring returns, filling you with ardor. The kitchen area remains cozy even though it is open with an ample seating area. Not only does it have room for a table and chairs, but the extended countertop creates a bar for extra seating. The primitive shelving has country written all over allowing you a fun way to feature and display your favorite dishes, keepsakes, or what nots. The plank flooring and faux wood walls give warmth, texture, and a true Country Farmhouse feel to this room. The large framed mirror adds light and keeps the room open. As we roll into our “Golden Years” we pretty much all have one thing in common, medicine! So for your convenience we have installed a double medicine cabinet in in the kitchen so you no longer have to use your precious cabinet space to store your medications.
   A huge closet pantry is ready to store anything and everything you have along with its neighboring utility room showing off additional cabinets for extra storage. This kitchen area is truly one-of-a-kind and will give you years of joy and pleasure.
   The bonus room is just that, a space for you to use, that fits your needs. It is bright with a patio door that opens onto a covered deck. Being next to the kitchen, laundry area, and master bedroom; it allows you to multitask without running from one end of the home to the other. You can be painting your favorite picture when the dryer goes off and POOF, you’re right there to take clothes out and hang them up. Simmering soup for supper while you make a beautiful set of earrings for a gift?  You’re right there to keep an eye on both. The wall dividing the kitchen area from your craft room is open at the top of the vaulted ceiling allowing air to flow through and keeps you from feeling closed in. This room can be an office, workout room, family room, even a guest bedroom with a hide-a-bed, or anything you can dream up.
   As you enter the master bedroom you will be pleased to see your king size bed will fit nicely. The closet runs along one wall giving ample space for clothing and storage.
   The on-suite is a masterpiece and continues the Country Farmhouse look. It has beautiful deep rich plank flooring, brand new his’ and hers’ vanities with medicine cabinets, a brand new 4’ shower with doors, a privacy alcove for the privy, a well lit large makeup vanity, linen shelving over a gorgeous French Country Blue drawered unit, lots of lighting and a wonderful corner garden tub flanked by windows made private by custom shudders covered with burlap. You truly may never want to leave this room!
   At the front of the home is the second bedroom, with a large window. It is bright and cheery and large enough to use in whatever way you would like.
   Bright cheery colors of a yellow gold, gray and white keep the second bathroom inviting for your guests. A new tub surround has been installed along with a new vanity top. The wonderful plank flooring allows you to keep this room clean and fresh.
   This spectacular home comes with a stove, refrigerator, dishwasher, C/A & heat, new carpet/plank flooring throughout, new 4’ shower, new gas fireplace, patio door, 2 covered decks, shed, carport and paved parking area at a price of only $39,900. It’s a must see.

"Our homes have been especially designed for individuals wanting to reside in our Community"
   Make this home yours for $39.900



Melroy & Ann

​Relocated from Lumberton, North Carolina

​Purchsed the "Cottage Dream" 16'x70', 2+2


Relocated from Hollister, Missouri

Purchased the "Romantic Dream" 16'x80', 3+2


Relocated from Fort Payne, Alabama

Purchased the "Power House" 16'x70', 2+2

Terry & Carol

Relocated from Kimberling City, MO

​Purchased the "Summer Special" 16'x70', 2+2


​Relocated from here in Springfield, Missouri

Purchased the "Fairy Tale Cottage for 1" 12'x46', 1+1

Fabulous Farm House

Karen & Rita

Relocated from Lumberton, North Carolina

Purchased the "Jewel Inside & Out" 16'x80', 3+2

Longest Trek

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