Ormond Beach is a Great Place to Retire
By Joyce Marsh, Joyce Marsh Daytona Beach Area Florida Homes
(Joyce Marsh Real Estate LLC)
Ormond Beach is not only a fabulous place to live, but also a great place to retire. Well the secret is finally out. Ormond Beach, Florida has long been a favorite for its' beautiful beaches, temperate climate, and as a quaint but prestigious location. Ormond Beach is also known as the Birthplace of Speed, and recently "Where to Retire" Magazine also named Ormond Beach one of the best places to retire. John D. Rockefeller selected Ormond Beach as his winter home back in 1918 when he purchased The Casements. His famous winter home, The Casements, is now on the National Register of Historic Places. Rockefeller is said to have been the richest man on the planet when he bought The Casements, in Ormond Beach in 1918. The structure was named after the casement windows that faced the...