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Warm Mineral Springs - The Original Fountain of Youth!

If you lived at the Warm Mineral Springs in North Port, Florida, you could say that you have the Fountain of Youth right in your own backyard!

Warm Mineral Springs in North Port, Florida is world renowned for it's health and fitness environment.  For Native Americans, the Warm Mineral Springs area was a sacred place for healing and Ponce de Leon went so far as to call it the Fountain of Youth; as a result, a lot of interesting artifacts have been removed from this area, helping us learn about the people who enjoyed the Warm Mineral Springs before we did.

The springs maintain a temperature of 87 degrees and continuously bubbles up from the ground.  It has soothing properties and the water contains more minerals than any other discovered site: magnesium, potassium, calcium, chloride, sulfate, sodium, bicarbonate.  These minerals are known to ease bone and joint problems and soothe skin conditions.

The Warm Mineral Springs are a popular place to settle down due to the healing powers and relaxing atmosphere.  Currently, you can find a mixture of new and gentley used homes and duplexes, but there is also a master planned community in the works called The Springs.

The Springs will be a community unlike any other with a town center featuring over 20 retail stores with villas attached for business owners, staff and guests.  These retail stores will include botiques, galleries, a travel agency, fine dining, and a general store!  270 residential units are planned, and they will be a mixture of single family homes, villas and condos.  There are also plans for an art community, where artists from around the world can live, work, play and teach in private studios.  Residents will have free daily access to the Warm Mineral Springs, and for an added luxury, there will be a Fountain of Youth European SpaThe Springs, when it is completed, will truly be the perfect place to live for anyone who enjoys an active, healthy lifestyle.

Click here to see homes for sale in Warm Mineral Springs!

Comment balloon 0 commentsShannon Moore • July 15 2008 02:12PM

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