Sun City Menifee is a 55+ golf course community located in Menifee, California, and around 25-miles south of the City of Riverside. Sun City used to be a census-designated Riverside County town but was incorporated as one of Menifee’s neighborhoods in 2008. With a total land area of 7.8-square miles, Sun City Menifee is a master-planned community whose development plans were spearheaded by Del Webb that was designed specifically for active retirees.
Development in Sun City Menifee started in the 60s, with most of the community buildings and amenities finished in the 70s. The community’s semi-private Cherry Hills Golf Course, which sprawls throughout the community, was built in 1963 and serves as the center point of the community with the neighborhoods golf homes developed around it. The 18-hole Cherry Hills layout was designed by the late, great Milton Coggins and the course management continues to do a great job of maintaining its fairways and greens and keeping the parkland layout enjoyable for all its loyal patrons and walk-in customers.
The active Homeowners’ Association for Sun City Menifee golf homes is known as the Sun City Civic Association. The association provides the community’s residents with many great amenities such as games, outdoor sports, swimming pools and an amphitheater capable of hosting events and shows. The HOA also organizes clubs and organizations for specific hobbies and interests to further build a sense of community and keep everyone at Sun City active and socially engaged.
There are many types of golf housing options that prospective golf property buyers can choose from at the Sun City Menifee community – from large single-family detached house to golf villas. Most of the golf properties feature modestly sized lots that don’t require too much maintenance and open-concept designs. Many of these homes also get to enjoy terrific golf course views and come with built-in garages or single-vehicle parking areas and, as many
With Sun City being established some five decades ago, the community continually looks to add facilities such as the recently built neighborhood library and the local fire station. For those who choose to live at Sun City Menifee there is not much to worry about when it comes to daily convenience needs, recreation, and amenities. The nearby Cherry Hills Plaza is the local commercial district and here golf home residents can find plenty of locally owned restaurants, retail stores, health centers, financial institutions, and other businesses. It’s also only a short drive to Los Angeles and to the beautiful beaches of California.
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