Lake County was formed from a portion of Orange and Sumter counties in 1887 and was appropriately named due to its abundance of pristine lakes that grace the countryside. Lake County is known for its diverse landscape and terrain ranging from 0 to 315 feet above sea level. With rolling hills dotted by orange groves in the south to the pristine flora of “Old Florida” in the north, the striking physical beauty of Lake County has captured the hearts and imagination of many. With an array of dynamic features that includes more than 1,000 lakes and rivers. Some of Lake Counties cities include: Clermont, Eustis, Howey-in-the-Hills, Leesburg, Mount Dora, Tavares and Umatilla, among others. Today, Lake County is made up of expansive parks and recreational facilities, along with higher paying jobs. A booming population has led to a surge of new housing construction. Tourism is at an all-time high. Visitors…