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Why are Residents at RiverTown Dancing Through Life?

Posted on: February 20, 2019

With so much information being shared about health and fitness, more of us are working harder to stay in shape. If you don’t feel like you have the time for an extensive exercise routine or you just get bored with the monotony, dancing might be just the thing for you! You can dance as long as you like, yet you’re working up a sweat in no time. Grab a partner and start working on your positions – it’s time to start dancing through life!

The beauty of dance is that it’s varied in speed, style, and technique. Perhaps you prefer the effort and muscle control that ballet requires, or like the speed of the foxtrot. Whatever your body needs, there’s a dance style that works with you!

Fortunately, dance classes are a lot closer than you think for residents at RiverTown. An active calendar of events at the RiverHouse offers everything from ballet to ballroom dancing for dancers of all ages and stages. The annual Daddy/Daughter dance is a big hit with our families, and everyone enjoys rocking out with the music and dancing through life at our riverfront Amphitheater at the River Club. Music is a part of our lives at RiverTown, and it’s a great way to meet your neighbors!

Getting the constant exercise that dancing offers has a variety of health benefits too. Dance uses different muscles in the body and provides a great workout while you’re having fun. You’re well aware of how you use your arms and legs in dancing, but do you know how much you use your core muscles? Within a month, your posture will be straighter, your balance will be better, and your stomach muscles will be strengthened. Furthermore, the release of endorphins during exercise help improve mood. Even an hour of dancing is said to have a drastic increase on your mental well-being.

RiverTown by Mattamy Homes is designed to fit your life. An active calendar of events keeps everyone active and never bored.  Miles or trails and pathways provide ample space for enjoying the outdoors and connecting with neighbors, and the Paw Park is a great place to meet fellow dog lovers.

The community offers a full range of homes in 12 distinct neighborhoods with varying sizes, styles and options that span across 5,000+ acres.There is an abundance of possibilities with 50 unique floorplans. Confidently select the perfect house for your family with MORE options like 2-6 Bedrooms, 1-2 floor levels, and up to 3 garages, priced from the mid $200s. The Riverside neighborhood of custom estate homes is located on the St. Johns River with private docks. There are 87 homes to be built within this picturesque waterfront gated neighborhood, with your choice of three accomplished home builders, Andy Reynolds Homes, Tidewater Homes, and Riverside Homes, or the option to select your own preferred builder.

The Riverside neighborhood of custom estate homes is located on the St. Johns River with private docks, priced from the $800s. There are 87 homes to be built within this picturesque waterfront gated neighborhood, with your choice of three accomplished home builders, Andy Reynolds Homes, Tidewater Homes, and Riverside Homes, or the option to select your own preferred builder. From fixtures to finishes, the Mattamy Design Studio is perfect for personalizing your new home. Stop by tour the newly completed designer model in this one-of-a-kind neighborhood. 

Residents at RiverTown enjoy an impressive array of on-site amenities. The spectacular RiverClub is located directly on the St. Johns River. An infinity edge pool overlooking the river, a poolside café, family game room, fire pit gathering areas, a pirate themed playground, Amphitheater, and waterfront boardwalk with kayak launch are all included in the expansive campus. Two additional pools (one with a corkscrew slide), tennis, basketball, soccer and a tot lot are located at the RiverHouse Amenity Center, which is additionally home to the community clubhouse, activities director and fitness center. 

The community is centrally located with close proximity to Jacksonville and the historic city of St. Augustine on Florida’s First Coast. St. Johns County boasts the top-rated schools in the State of Florida, incredibly beautiful beaches and great shopping, dining and entertainment possibilities. There are always great concerts, festivals and events on the calendar, and a wide array of cultural venues to experience the history and arts of this dynamic region just outside the gates.

From fixtures to finishes, the Mattamy Design Studio is perfect for personalizing your new home. Stop by to take a tour of 12 designer-decorated models. While you’re there, check out all that RiverTown has to offer, including the excellent amenities such as the RiverClub, the RiverHouse Amenity Center, and the kayak launches that border the St. Johns River. The Welcome Center is open daily at 90 Lanier Street, St. Johns. For more information about RiverTown, visit RiverTownFL.com and register today for your complimentary magazine, or call (904) 337-4856.

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