When you think about the life you want to live, what does that look like? What do you see in your community? Your neighborhood? Where do you want to go for fun? For peace? If we could find a place where all of those answers came together harmoniously, would it be worth a look? A minute to slow down and absorb?

Mary’s family answered all the same questions and took the leap by moving from the Hudson Valley to The Villages! Well, the family section that is. Clay and Maeve, her beautiful children, love visiting Grandma and Grandpa in The Village of Largo every week to go alligator hunting or eat ice cream at Scooples. The children have adjusted well in transitioning to The Villages Charter School.

Mary, a graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology, majored in International Trade & Marketing and minored in Clothing Design. She has had the privilege to work for a few American couture houses and some of the largest clothing brands in the country. Living and working in the Big Apple was incredible. She even met her husband of 13 years, Garrett, in a “love at first sight” chaotic city rush moment. After 20 years of service with the New York City Police Department, Garrett retired in 2023 as a police officer and delegate. They love and will always support their Blue Family.

After marriage and children, she pivoted her career by becoming a realtor in the Hudson Valley, NY and Northern New Jersey area in 2016. Her design skills, ability to “think outside the box” and pivot quickly, was critical to her success with homeowners, buyers, and investors.

“Working with Property of The Villages, I am delighted to serve you in your endeavor to find your most desired lifestyle. With patience and an eye for the delightfully unexpected, please allow me the honor to be the first to welcome you home to The Villages!”


Hot Legs

A Tribute to Tina Turner




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Cost of Living

The Lofts at Brownwood brings all new apartment-style living to The Villages — featuring one, two and three-bedroom open floorplans, with on-site recreation, golf car accessibility to Brownwood Paddock Square, entertainment, dining, shopping and fun! Through your monthly amenity fee, you’ll also have access to all of The Villages’ recreation, amenities and lifestyle our 55+ community offers.

Enjoy all The Villages lifestyle has to offer. Our surprisingly affordable monthly amenity fee of just $189.00 includes:

  • Free golf on all of our executive courses*
  • Swimming, tennis, pickleball, bocce and many more facilities are all conveniently located throughout the community
  • Over 3,000 organized activities every week through our Recreation Department
  • Fishing lakes, waterfront parks and fitness trails
  • 24 hour community watch service

*A trail fee applies if you wish to use your golf car on the trails of the executive courses. 

Amenity Fee




Water & Sewer


Trash Collection


Spectrum TV & Internet


Total Per Month**


**Total cost does not include monthly rent. Please understand that all prices reflected or estimated in printed material are subject to change without notice of obligation. Some items listed above will be charged based on usage.