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The 20 Most Affordable Places to Retire in 2021

by Brad Mitchell on February 1st, 2021|

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Southeast Florida 55+ Communities With Homes for Sale Under $300k

by Cari Oleskewicz on March 4th, 2021

Real estate in Palm Beach County, Broward County, and the Fort Lauderdale area is available in many price ranges, sizes, and styles. Buyers looking for something under $300,000 will have no trouble finding a condo or single-family home in some of the most desirable 55+ communities in the area.

The Most Affordable Communities in Coastal South Carolina

by Amy Trainum on March 4th, 2021

There are many perks to living in Coastal South Carolina, including mild temperatures year-round, gorgeous sandy beaches, idyllic seaside towns, and plenty of cultural amenities. In addition to those perks, there are also several active adult communities in the area with affordable prices

Green Valley Recreation Communities Offering Attached Homes

by Mike Gerrard on March 4th, 2021

Many communities in Green Valley, Arizona belong to Green Valley Recreation (GVR), and if you want an attached home, you have a choice of active adult communities. GVR is a unique body in that it isn't a community itself but an umbrella organization to which many Green Valley communities, and individual homeowners, belong.

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What to Do in Sacramento if You Live in Sun City Lincoln Hills

by Elizabeth Kang on March 4th, 2021

The Sacramento area offers an abundance of entertainment and recreational opportunities, from gourmet dining, museums, and theatre to boating, hiking, and biking. Check out the comprehensive list below to explore all of the fantastic things to do in the Sacramento area outside of Sun City Lincoln Hills.

Retiring in America's Oldest City: St. Augustine, Florida

by Cari Oleskewicz on March 3rd, 2021

St. Augustine makes for a unique and interesting place to retire, especially if you're fond of history and Spanish architecture. It's the country's oldest city, and rich in nature, culture, and art. You'll have easy access to the beach and a lot to keep you busy.

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New Community Alert: Trilogy Valor in Boise, ID

by Elizabeth Kang on March 3rd, 2021

A brand new 55+ Trilogy community is phased to open in the larger master-planned community of Valor, located in the picturesque city of Boise, Idaho. Just 16 miles Southwest of Downtown Boise in Kuna, Idaho, Trilogy Valor is a gated, resort-like community nestled among sweeping meadows, verdant trees, and the Sawtooth Mountains.

The Best 55+ Communities for Downsizing in Lancaster, PA

by Ellen Kershner on March 2nd, 2021

Most active adults think about downsizing at some point, but it's all a matter of finding the right mix of a stellar location, the perfect floor plan, and low-maintenance features. Lancaster, Pennsylvania real estate checks all of these boxes, especially the three 55+ neighborhoods listed below.


Raajipo in New Jersey Nearing Sell Out

by Ellen Kershner on March 2nd, 2021

Highly desirable 55+ communities like Raajipo in Central New Jersey are close to selling out. As of January 29, Raajipo was more than 90 percent sold out, with just 12 remaining lots for sale. It's the only active adult neighborhood in Robbinsville, which is in Mercer County and close to historic Princeton.


The Best Small 55+ Communities in Illinois

by Maddy Crozier on March 1st, 2021

For Northern Illinois retirees, living in a small or mid-sized 55+ community doesn't have to mean sacrificing amenities or lifestyle options. These tight-knit 55+ communities each have fewer than 360 homes but still offer access to social amenities and activities. Here are the best small 55+ communities in Illinois.


Cypress Falls at The Woodlands GenYou Models Open

by Cari Oleskewicz on March 1st, 2021

The grand opening for Cypress Falls at The Woodlands was held at the end of January, and six new GenYou models were unveiled during the socially distanced event. Del Webb designed these intuitive floor plans to join the attached villas and single-family homes already available in the active adult community.



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