A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun - Orlando, Florida

2015 / Episode 4 on 6 January 2015

Episode 4

Sara Damergi helps Blackpool couple Julie and Brent Birnie find a holiday home close to Florida’s theme park capital of Orlando. Amazed at what their budget of £70,000 can buy them, they are faced with the dilemma of deciding which property is going to suit them best. But what do they decide and do they make an offer?
Property 1: Two-bed apartment at the Runaway Beach Club, $109,900

Property 1:

Two-bed apartment at the Runaway Beach Club, $109,900

First floor two-bed, two bathroom apartment in a gated community with lots of amenities including a fitness centre. Keller Williams (www.kw.com).

Property 2: One-bed apartment on fifth floor, $119,500

Property 2:

One-bed apartment on fifth floor, $119,500

Close to the theme parks, this well appointed one-bed apartment in the Blue Heron Beach Resort offers views over Lake Brian and is within walking distance of bars and restaurants. DeVito Homes (www.devitohomesorlando.com/idx/).

Property 3: Two-bed townhouse in Fantasy World Club Village, $94,900

Property 3:

Two-bed townhouse in Fantasy World Club Village, $94,900

A two storey Mediterranean-style townhouse in the FantasyWorld Resort. It has two bathrooms, fully fitted kitchen with breakfast bar and a screened-in patio. Florida Realty Xperts (www.floridarealtyxperts.com).

Property 4: Three-bed ground floor apartment in Kissimmee, $97,000

Property 4:

Three-bed ground floor apartment in Kissimmee, $97,000

With spacious open plan living areas, this three-bed, two bathroom apartment at the Sweetwater Club is on a corner plot and has a private patio. Berkshire Hathaway Home Services (www.berkshirehathawayhs.com).

Property 5: Four-bed townhouse in Davenport, $109,800

Property 5:

Four-bed townhouse in Davenport, $109,800

Tuscan-style townhouse in a gated community of Regal Palms, close to theme parks. The house is at the edge of the resort and enjoys open views. Weichert Realtors (www.weichertsales.com).