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10 of The Best Brand New Active Adult Communities for 2015

by Mayra Rocha on No Comments

The Ponds at Bayberry offers beautiful homes without having to give up size and style.

Active adult homebuyers looking to find their retirement dream home have a wide selection to choose from this year. Well-known builders like Del Webb, Lennar, Shea Homes, and NV Homes will offer elegant home designs with features and options that cater to the 55+ homebuyer. Along with great floor plans, world-class amenities and an active social lifestyle will also be provided to residents of these best active adult communities. Check out the list on the top 10 new active adult communities this year from across the country.

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Huntington Village Is Set to Offer Luxurious Homes in the Heart of Ormond Beach

by Bill Ness on No Comments

Those looking for a new construction, low-maintenance home near Daytona Beach should see what Huntington Village has to offer.

Located in Ormond Beach, Florida, Huntington Village is an age-targeted community that caters to retirees and other active adults with a low-maintenance lifestyle and single-level homes. Upon completion, the grounds will feature resort-style amenities and 327 residences with manicured landscaping. This ideal location also puts community members within easy reach of outdoor recreation, golf and cultural attractions.

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Take Delight in this Sunny Southeastern Nevada Community

by Bill Ness on No Comments

An 18-hole golf course is located next door and offers stunning views.

Sun Crest is an age-restricted neighborhood that’s part of the master-planned development of Highland Vistas. Located in Mesquite, Nevada, this gated community features an intimate atmosphere with convenient access to an impressive array of amenities, both indoors and outdoors. It’s within easy reach of recreational activities and local attractions, offering 55+ active adults plenty of ways to pursue a socially active and healthy lifestyle.

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6 Nature-Friendly Communities That Embrace Wildlife

by Bill Ness on No Comments

A scenic nature preserve at the center of a lifestyle community is always a desirable amenity. Not only does it provide a picturesque setting for hiking, biking, birdwatching and other outdoor recreation, it’s beneficial for the environment. Here are six communities from around the country, both age-restricted and non age-restricted, with on-site wildlife preserves and nature trails.

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Top Places to Retire Abroad

by Katy Heider on 22 Comments

If retiring in an active adult community in the United States isn’t for you, have you considered retiring in another country? Retiring abroad can not only save you money, it can significantly improve your quality of life. If you’re planning to make a move overseas, here are a few great destinations to consider, even if you’re living on a budget.

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Resort-Style Living in Westchester County

by Bill Ness on No Comments

Open to all ages, Heritage Hills supports active adult living in Somers, New York. This 2,600-home community appeals to many active adults with an inviting clubhouse and a variety of outdoor amenities, including 27 holes of golf. Heritage Hills was originally designed as a 55+ community, but no longer has an age restriction.

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Simple Summer Tips to Keep Your House Cool and Bills Low

by Katy Heider on 2 Comments

During the hot summer months, you don’t have to rely on central air conditioning to keep your home cool. There are several simple things you can do to stay comfortable when the weather is hot. These tips are great for homes without air conditioning or if you want to use your air conditioning less often to keep your utility bills low.

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The Essex and Sussex: An Elegant Community Close to Everything

by Bill Ness on 1 Comment

Featuring spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean, The Essex and Sussex is a luxurious 55+ condo community in Spring Lake, New Jersey. This impressive community boasts resort-style living with 165 condos located within a renovated oceanside hotel. The beach is right across the street, and residents are also within easy reach of golf courses, shopping centers, restaurants and other daily conveniences.

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