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Stone Creek is a gated Del Webb community in Ocala offering amazing amenities and affordable homes.

Known as the “Horse Capital of the World,” the Ocala area offers a beautiful retreat in Central Florida. The Ocala National Forest provides plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreations, while the Silver Springs Nature Theme Park lets visitors observe and interact with local wildlife. Although Ocala is also within easy reach of Gulf Coast beaches and Orlando theme parks, it has a quiet charm and more relaxed atmosphere than other tourist destinations. [click to continue…]



Sun City Grand's impressive amenities include four championship golf courses and multiple clubhouses.

Developed between 1996 and 2005, Sun City Grand was the third Del Webb community built in the Phoenix area’s northwest valley. This 9,800-home community features tranquil grounds, diverse homes and an exciting line-up of resort-style amenities. Its setting in Surprise, Arizona, also moves residents away from the bustle of downtown Phoenix. [click to continue…]


Active Adults Trading Chores for Amenities Galore

by Bill Ness on August 25, 2014


Del Webb at Lake Oconee residents in Georgia enjoy a maintenance-free lifestyle and world-class amenities.

Dreams of retiring often include images of favorite pastimes, traveling or trying something new. Yet, retirement doesn’t mean the end of housework, yard work and other routine chores. To maximize their free time, many active adults downsize and look for homes where they can enjoy low-maintenance living. [click to continue…]


Rancho La Quinta – Exclusive Golf Course Living Near Picture Perfect Palm Springs

August 23, 2014

Set in La Quinta, California, Rancho La Quinta is a tranquil retreat for active adults who prefer living in an open-age community. This luxurious community features beautiful Spanish architecture, beautiful homes and resort-style amenities including two 18-hole golf courses.

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10 Great Active Lifestyle Communities for Living Near Sand and Sun

August 22, 2014

When looking for a coastal retirement destination, there are many impressive communities that offer resort-style amenities, diverse homes and scenic grounds all within minutes or just a short drive from the coast. Here are ten fabulous coastal communities which provide recreation to support an active lifestyle.

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Brunswick Forest – Lifestyle Living Perfected for North Carolina Nature Lovers

August 21, 2014

While Brunswick Forest is open to residents of all ages, its resort-style amenities are sure to appeal to many active adults. This Coastal North Carolina community has plans for approximately 8,000 homes in both attached and single-family designs. It also boasts a spacious clubhouse, an 18-hole championship golf course and a number of outdoor recreations.

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Discover the Mid-Atlantic Retirement Hot Spot – Ocean County, New Jersey

August 20, 2014

Located in Southern New Jersey, Ocean County is a hot spot for active adult retirees. This coastal area features beautiful beaches along the Jersey Shore, diverse retail centers and entertainment venues, and active adult communities with small-town appeal.

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Welcome to The Villages – Florida’s Largest Active Adult Community

August 19, 2014

Spanning three counties and over 20,000 acres, The Villages is the largest active adult community in Florida, as well as being one of the largest in the world. The community functions as a self-sustaining town designed specifically for residents aged 55 or better. In addition to its resort-style amenities and outdoor recreations, The Villages features retail centers, restaurants, medical facilities and other businesses.

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25 Best Value Retirement Communities for 2014

August 18, 2014

For the second year in a row 55 Places presents the 25 best value communities for retirement. Active adults in search of communities offering the ultimate package of resort-style amenities, a vibrant lifestyle and finely-crafted homes will enjoy a fabulous lifestyle at any of these exciting active adult communities.

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Sun City Huntley – The Chicago Area’s Premiere Active Adult Community

August 16, 2014

Built by Del Webb, Sun City Huntley brings resort-style living to active adults in the Chicago area. This beautiful community offers an impressive line up of indoor and outdoor amenities, over 80 special-interest clubs and diverse homes in sizes and prices to meet nearly any budget.

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10 Tips for Starting a Business After 50

August 15, 2014

Starting a new business is a challenging undertaking at any age, yet older entrepreneurs bring their own skills and challenges to the table. There are several things to consider if you’re thinking about starting a business during your retirement years.

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Heritage Grand at Cinco Ranch – Impressive Active Adult Living Near Houston

August 14, 2014

Active adults looking for a retirement destination in Coastal Texas can find fabulous amenities and affordable homes in Heritage Grand at Cinco Ranch. This 650-home community is set in Katy, Texas, about 28 miles west of Houston. It features a spacious clubhouse with impressive amenities and access to Cinco Ranch’s 18-hole championship golf course.

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El Dorado Hills – The Golden Ticket to California Retirement

August 13, 2014

Just 22 miles east of Sacramento, El Dorado Hills is an appealing destination for active adults who dream of retiring in Northern California. This prestigious residential area offers easy access to wineries, state parks and the ocean, as well as the urban attractions of Sacramento.

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Solera at Johnson Ranch – Quiet Paradise for Retirement Outside Phoenix

August 12, 2014

Set in Queen Creek, just 40 miles southeast of Phoenix, Solera at Johnson Ranch offers a prime retirement destination for active adults. This Central Arizona community features world class amenities, beautiful homes and sweeping views of the San Tan Mountains.

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Top 5 Myths About Buying a Home Today

August 11, 2014

Whether you’re buying your first home or jumping back into the market after owning a home for many years, it’s easy to fall for some common home buying myths. Don’t let these persistent real estate myths get in the way of your retirement plans to enjoy life in an active adult community.

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