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The Best Places to Snowbird in 2021

The Best Places to Snowbird in 2021

by Deana Becker on October 18th, 2021

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The Best Small Active Adult Communities in Florida

by Cari Oleskewicz on October 22nd, 2021

Active adults who like the feel of a small, tight-knit community as well as the warmth of Florida will have easier choices to make from these options. Everything is close to home, and residents have a chance for getting to know others in their community.

A Snowbird Checklist: Winterizing Your Home

by Susan Quilty on October 22nd, 2021

Before heading south for the season, snowbirds must take a few steps to secure and winterize their homes. Whether you are new to taking extended vacations or a veteran snowbird, creating your own customized checklist is a great way to keep track of your seasonal preparations.

Top Lowest-Priced 55+ Communities Near Phoenix

by Mike Gerrard on October 22nd, 2021

There are plenty of low-priced 55+ communities near Phoenix, which give access to both big-city attractions and the great outdoors of Arizona. Communities range from intimate, small neighborhoods of a few dozen homes to Sun City, with thousands. Here are the lowest-priced 55+ communities near Phoenix.

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The Lowest-Priced Communities in North Carolina

by Amy Trainum on October 21st, 2021

North Carolina is full of active adult communities with a wide range of home prices to suit almost any budget. For those who are specifically looking for lower-priced homes, there are several neighborhoods in the Tar Heel State with price points starting in the $100s.

Explore Popular Gated Communities in Northern New Jersey

by Ellen Kershner on October 21st, 2021

When considering homes for sale in Northern New Jersey, price is also an important factor. But so is safety and peace of mind. These North Jersey gated 55+ communities provide security and community.

The 55+ Communities of Warrington, Pennsylvania

by Ellen Kershner on October 20th, 2021

Warrington, Pennsylvania is a Philadelphia suburb with a history dating back to the pre-Revolutionary War era. This well-heeled suburb has much to offer retirees, and there's a good selection of well-appointed active adult neighborhoods. Here are some of our favorites.

Town Center Under Construction at Latitude Margaritaville Watersound

by Cari Oleskewicz on October 20th, 2021

Latitude Margaritaville Watersound in Panama City Beach, Florida is now moving towards completing a large part of its featured amenities. The Town Center is officially under construction and will house an outdoor Town Square that includes a large amphitheater, a bandshell, a dance floor, a concert stage, and a jumbo screen.

Exploring Del Webb Communities in California

by Elizabeth Kang on October 20th, 2021

Homebuyers know to expect skilled craftsmanship, affordable upgrades, and a high degree of customer service when they purchase a home built by Del Webb. Although there are numerous Del Webb communities throughout the United States, California boasts 17 beautiful communities to choose from.

7 Popular Gated Communities in Fort Myers

by Cari Oleskewicz on October 19th, 2021

Buyers looking for Fort Myers homes for sale are often interested in gated communities. The following communities are the most popular gated communities in Fort Myers because of their desirable location, floor plans, amenities, and much more. Take a look at what they have to offer in addition to security and privacy.

10 Best-Selling Active Adult Communities in Texas

by Audrey Sellers on October 19th, 2021

Texas boasts some of the country's best places to retire. Those searching for a 55+ community will have many options to choose from in this warm state. Check out the 10 best active adult communities in Texas that made the 55places.com best-selling list.

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