The Springs of Mill LakesHarris Doyle is pleased to announce the groundbreaking at The Springs of Mill Lakes, a new 55-plus active lifestyle community located in Opelika on Highway 280 just north of the East Alabama Medical Center. Held in late May, the formal groundbreaking ceremony officially marked the beginning of construction, and it was attended by local dignitaries, including Mayor Gary Fuller, Opelika Chamber of Commerce representatives and more. Sales are expected to open at The Springs of Mill Lakes in fall 2016.

Alabama’s premier age-focused master-planned community, The Springs of Mill Lakes will offer 133 single-family custom homes that are designed to fit the lifestyle needs of buyers aged 55 and up. Harris Doyle will soon join the area’s top home builders to begin construction in this master-planned community. All homes will feature A Livable Lifestyle (ALL) Home practices.

Harris Doyle brings decades of experience and offers a wide array of interior and exterior options and upgrades to fit each customer’s individual taste. Each home offers a high level of plan customization so that it is ideally suited for its owner. Harris Doyle Homes offers a wide array of energy efficient building products such as low-E window panes, radiant barrier roof decking, tankless water heaters, high efficiency furnaces and spray foam insulation. In terms of features and finishes, Harris Doyle Homes makes every effort to include standard features that exceed the level of features offered by the competition, and strives to build each home as a reflection of its owner, working with well-known architects and plan designers to create streetscapes that stand out from the crowd.

Featuring an easy-living lifestyle surrounded by nature, amenities will include two mature lakes, creeks, a waterfall, community dock, nature trails, 45-acre protected wildlife sanctuary, zero-entry pool, event lawn, pickleball court and a clubhouse with a fireside gathering lounge, fitness center, meeting rooms, business center, flex space and catering kitchen.

The Springs of Mill Lakes is located at 2901 Highway 280/Birmingham Highway in Opelika. Opelika, a City of Character, is a community that cherishes and preserves its rich heritage, while at the same time embracing all of the visions and opportunities for a bright future for our residents and businesses! This progressive city of the South has abundant cultural, recreational and educational opportunities balanced against a thriving business environment. With a historic district listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Downtown Opelika has attracted a variety of specialty shops, galleries, antique stores and restaurants.

More information will be available soon on sales opportunities, including available home designs and price pointss at and Call 334-887-3601 to speak with a sales agent, or join the list of interested buyers now at and receive sales information as soon as it becomes available.