Month: May 2011

What Makes Houston, Texas A Retirement Hot Spot?

Texas has certainly gained popularity as a retirement destination, but the city of Houston used to be largely overlooked as a retirement destination. That may be changing as more 55+ community developers move into the area and active adults discover many reasons to give Houston a second look.

Retire in Luxury at Lely Resort in Naples, Florida

Relocating to the active lifestyle community Lely Resort in Naples, Florida, can feel like retiring in paradise. A resort-style setting includes world-class amenities, scenic landscaping, and elegant homes that all make Lely Resort an ideal choice for active adult homebuyers looking for homes for sale in Naples.

Fun Ways to Make New Friends in Retirement

Moving into an active adult community with an established social life can be a great experience. It can also be intimidating when trying to sort through what clubs may fit your interests. Here are some tips on how you can jump-start​ your social life in retirement at an active adult community.

5 Low-Tax Retirement States

When it comes to saving money, most retirees understand the benefits of moving to a low-tax retirement location. Many active adult homebuyers are interested in low-tax retirement locations that balance cultural appeal with affordability and a mild climate. Here are five of our favorite low-tax retirement states.

Should Active Adults Get 30-Year Mortgages?

Older adults often assume that they are not eligible for a 30-year mortgage. Legally, however, banks can only offer loans based on financial qualifications alone. This means applicants cannot be turned away based on their age, whether they are 50, 60, or even 90 years old. Start learning if a 30-year mortgage is right for you.

Refined 55+ Living Near D.C. in Four Seasons at Historic Virginia

Four Seasons at Historic Virginia in Dumfries is a 55+ gated community located in an area steeped in U.S. history. Residents enjoy on-site amenities and close proximity to the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C. For active adults who want to settle in Northern Virginia, Four Seasons at Historic Virginia is well worth considering.

Enjoy A Luxurious Retirement At Four Seasons at Beaumont

Four Seasons at Beaumont, located in Beaumont, California, is a 55+ active adult community surrounded by beautiful mountain ranges and cultural attractions. Palm Springs is just a short distance from Beaumont and offers world-class dining, shopping, and golfing. See what this community has to offer.

Does Your Retirement Home Need a Basement?

When buying your retirement home, whether new or resale, the option of a basement is a likely choice you will have to make. While it provides extra space for living and storage, the flooding risk is just too much for some retirees. What is a basement worth to you?

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