Renaissance at Manchester offers exciting amenities, lovely homes and a prime New Jersey location.

Set halfway between Philadelphia and New York City, Renaissance at Manchester is an amenity-rich New Jersey community that welcomes active adults aged 55 or better. This well-established community enjoys a scenic, suburban setting with less than 2,000 single-family homes. Highlights of its resort-style recreations include a state-of-the-art fitness center and an 18-hole golf course. [click to continue…]



Following guidelines for annual tests and exams can help active adults maintain a clean bill of health.

Regular check-ups can help you stay healthy and catch potential problems early, especially as you age past 55. This often means seeing a variety of health professionals, and if you have any specific medical conditions you may also have to follow up with specialists. Staying current on health tests and exams can be the key to preventing problems down the road. [click to continue…]



The residents of Mountainbrook Village enjoy a secluded location while also being close to downtown Phoenix.

Set in Gold Canyon, Arizona, Mountainbrook Village is a hidden gem of the Phoenix area. This mid-sized community features 1,659 homes, resort-style amenities and two 18-hole golf courses. Its location at the base of the Superstition Mountains also gives the community striking views, as well as a quiet setting away from the bustle of downtown Phoenix. [click to continue…]


Discover the Floridian Charm of Estero for Retirement in Southwest Florida

September 17, 2014

From tranquil beaches to diverse shopping centers, Estero is a Florida retreat that often appeals to active adults. Whether seeking out a new vacation spot or looking for a retirement destination, Estero draws visitors with scenic beauty and sunny weather. The Estero area also offers several active adult communities with a wide range of amenities and homes to meet any budget.

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Hilton Head Plantation – Coastal Lifestyle Living for a Relaxing Retirement

September 16, 2014

Open to residents of all ages, Hilton Head Plantation is an ideal destination for active adult retirees. This beautiful community is one of the largest on South Carolina’s Hilton Head Island. It puts residents within easy access of the island’s many resort amenities, while also providing its own exciting line-up of clubs, classes and activities.

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Are We in a Buyer’s Market or a Seller’s Market?

September 15, 2014

Understanding the real estate landscape can make it easier to make decisions about when to buy or sell a home. While national real estate market reports are a good statistical reference, they may paint a different picture than what you will find in a particular region, town or neighborhood.

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Rivington Impresses with Low-Maintenance Luxury Townhome Living in Connecticut

September 13, 2014

Opened in 2009, Rivington offers luxury living in Western Connecticut. This mid-sized community features low-maintenance, attached living with luxury condos, townhomes and carriage homes. Upon completion, Rivington will include 1,050 homes, a 15,000 square-foot clubhouse and a number of outdoor recreations.

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Volunteering – The Feel Good Hobby Active Adults Love

September 12, 2014

Retirement is a great time for traveling, taking up new hobbies and spending more time with family and friends. It’s also a great time to get involved with volunteering. Volunteering lets you support your favorite causes, while also making new friends and trying new things. Best of all, helping others feels good and can be good for your own health.

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Sun City Texas – Active Adult Amenities, Activities and Excitement Near Austin

September 11, 2014

Located just 35 miles north of Austin, Sun City Texas is spread across 5,300 acres of scenic Texas Hill Country. This impressive community offers an amenity-rich clubhouse, three 18-hole golf courses and plans for 7,500 diverse homes. The surrounding area also features a variety of entertainments, including shops, restaurants and recreation centers.

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Long Island Lures New York Active Adults for Retirement

September 10, 2014

For active adults in New York, Long Island is becoming a popular retirement destination. The area features charming towns, upscale communities, scenic shores and a close proximity to the varied attractions in New York City.

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Del Webb at Lake Oconee – Lakeside Active Adult Living in Georgia

September 9, 2014

Set on the shores of a navigable lake, Del Webb at Lake Oconee is the perfect retreat for water lovers. This beautiful community has a rural setting in Greensboro, Georgia, yet its exciting line-up of indoor and outdoor amenities offers a full social calendar for active adults aged 55 or better.

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5 Great States Where You’d Never Think to Retire

September 8, 2014

When it comes to retirement living there are many great destinations beyond Florida or Arizona. While some active adults dream of the sunny coast or an arid desert, others are more interested in finding an amenity-rich community closer to family and friends. Here are five states that feature fabulous active adult communities and plenty of local appeal.

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King City – Friendly Active Adult Living in Popular Portland, Oregon

September 6, 2014

Active adults in Portland, Oregon, can find exciting amenities and affordable homes at King City. This well-established 55+ community is nestled in the lovely Tualatin Valley, just 15 miles from the diverse attractions in downtown Portland. Its amenities include a spacious clubhouse with a number of indoor and outdoor recreations.

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Don’t Downsize, Smartsize – Declutter and Organize Your Home to Sell

September 5, 2014

Downsizing can be a great way for retirees and empty nesters to minimize their home maintenance and maximize their budgets. But moving to a smaller home can be a large undertaking. Before you can downsize, you’ll need to organize. Here are ten steps to help you declutter and prepare for your new home.

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Sundance – Arizona Active Adult Living for Younger Residents Near Phoenix

September 4, 2014

Located in Buckeye, Arizona, Sundance is a Meritage Homes community which combines small-town charm with easy access to all the attractions of the Phoenix area. Sundance is open to residents aged 45 and better, and designed to offer active adult living. The community features a wide range of exciting amenities, including an 18-hole golf course, a spacious clubhouse and varied sports courts.

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