*[It’s almost unimaginable that the thriving community of Viera was once the home to sod farms and bustling cattle ranches. The importance of conservation and the natural beauty of the area remain intact all while the area is booming with newer neighborhoods and villages, diverse businesses, quality medical facilities and endless recreational activities.
Lifestyle choices for couples and families are endless in Viera. Nestled along the numerous lakes and preserves or the fairways of a championship golf course you will find high-end neighborhoods featuring custom and semi-custom built homes, condos and town homes. Three of the signature Viera neighborhoods surround the well-manicured, lush greens of the Duran Golf Club. Walkability and importance of community living is a way of life for Viera]* residents.
Residents of all ages have the luxury of the suburban lifestyle all within a short drive, a golf cart ride, bicycle ride or even walking distance to shopping, a movie theatre and restaurants with indoor/outdoor seating at The Avenue Viera. The gorgeous central fountain located in the main courtyard is a local gathering place for summertime concerts and special events held year round. The entire venue has a lush park like feel to it all while surrounded by boutiques, the Art Gallery of Viera and larger retail stores like Kohls, Belks, Sports Authority, Bed, Bath & Beyond and more! Austin’s Chophouse, Pizza Gallery & Grill, Bonefish Grill, The Melting Pot and Chili’s Grill & Bar are just a few of the dining options available at the Avenues.
Viera is the ideal location for retirees and snowbirds with its active, adult 55+, gated communities. The Indian River Colony Club, a military retirement community is a one of a kind, private golf course community with lakefront and golf course homes. Heritage Isle in Viera and the Grand Isle communities both feature a myriad of private resident amenities, events and outdoor activities. Located close by to all three is the active senior club, One Senior Place.
There are numerous medical offices and care facilities located in Viera East. The Autumn House Alzheimer’s Center, Wuesthoff Assisted Living Center, Wuesthoff Progressive Care Center, Brevard Hospice and Brevard Homecare, and Wuesthoff Central Laboratory just to name a few.
Viera is the central location for the Brevard County School Board, Florida Department of Health-Viera Clinic and Brevard County’s government offices. The government offices include the Harry T. and Harriet V. Moore Justice Center, the Brevard County Government Center, and the West Precinct for the Brevard County Sheriff's office. The Veterans Administration Clinic, the Viera Hospital and the Viera Pro Health facility are nearby as well.
If it’s sports and recreation you are looking for then go no further. The 117-acre Viera Regional Park is home to the Viera/Suntree Little League, the Viera Youth Football & Cheer League and one of the home fields for the Viera-Suntree “Vipers” Lacrosse Club. Summer camps, classes, open gymnasium time and other clubs and organizations use the Viera Regional Community Center also located within the park. Just down the road you can take in a baseball game at Space Coast Stadium. The stadium is home to the Brevard County Manatees, a Class A advanced affiliate with the Milwaukee Brewers.
Part of the Space Coast Geo Adventure tour and included in the East Section of the Great Florida Birding Trail is the Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetlands at Viera. Abundant wildlife is evident as you drive through the 200 acres of wetlands. Photographers, visitors and locals frequent the area. Hike or bike to Moccasin Island, Lake Winder or the Upper St Johns Marsh or just enjoy a quiet walk or bird watching.
Reside in an attractive community in either, Viera East, Viera West or Central Viera blending modern amenities with mesmeric, natural Florida. Choose to live, explore and raise your family in the Viera lifestyle!