When you make the move to a luxury apartment in Orlando, you will find yourself in good company. There are many celebrities who have called Orlando home over the years and while they all haven't lived in Orlando apartments, but some have. You can even stay within your budget at many of these properties. While they may be more spendy than other options in the area, you can certainly get a lot of bang for your buck compared to living in the lap of luxury renting or purchasing a large single family home.Start Your Search for Luxury Apartments in Orlando
Joey Fatone of 'N Sync fame lived in Orlando. Fatone is a singer, dancer, actor and TV personality. He is best known for his time as a member of the boy band, 'N Sync but has appeared on Dancing with the Stars where came in second place on the ABC show. And he has also hosted various shows like NBC's "The Singing Bee". While Fatone was born in Brooklyn, New York, he and his family made the move to Orlando when he was 13 years old. Fatone attended Dr. Phillips High School which is nearby many Orlando apartments and called the area home for many years.
Chris Kirkpatrick also lived in Orlando. Kirkpatrick sang with Fatone as a member of 'N Sync. Kirkpatrick attended high school in Ohio but he moved to into a student apartment community in Orlando to attend Rollins College and perform at Universal Studios. Kirkpatrick found fame as a member of the boy band 'N Sync. The band was formed in Orlando in 1995. The group's second album, "No Strings Attached" sold over one million copies in one day and 2.42 million copies in one week.
The Orlando apartment community isn't just home to singers! It's also home to famous athletes. One of the most famous Orlando residents is Shaquille O'Neal. Better known as "Shaq", this NBA player splits his time between Orlando and Miami. Shaq certainly doesn't live in an Orlando apartment, but he does own a large home in the area. Shaq's Orlando mansion is said to have a movie theater inside with two rows of retractable chairs, and superman symbols throughout. His Orlando home also features an indoor basketball court. But don't worry, some Orlando apartments have indoor basketball courts and fitness centers
too! The 7ft. 1in. tall center was drafted by the Orlando Magic with the first overall pick of the 1992 NBA Draft. He fell in love with the area and has maintained his residence in Orlando despite moves to multiple teams although his property was recently listed for sale in 2019.
Baseball player, Barry Larkin also lives in Orlando. He played shortstop for the Cincinnati Reds from 1986 to 2004 and won a World Series in 1990. Larkin retired in 2004 and now lives in Orlando.
Perhaps the most famous, now former, Orlando resident is Tiger Woods
. The golf legend owned two properties on the Butler Chain of Lakes in Isleworth. One was a golf villa which is similar to a luxury Orlando apartment in that it has 2 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. But his main residence was on Lake Isleworth with 8 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms, 3 stories and 6,692 square feet. The home was said to be worth upwards of $2.6 million dollars.
If you want to join the stars and athletes in Orlando, but you can't quite afford one of these multi-million dollar mansions, you may want to search for an Orlando apartment instead. Use our robust online search features and filter by amenities, number of bedrooms, price and more at 407Apartments.com
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