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5 Reasons You Should Consider Retiring in Delray Beach, Florida

by Cari Oleskewicz on January 18th, 2022

Delray Beach is a seaside community that's close to larger cities like West Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale. It has its own artsy, Atlantic coast vibe, and active adults have begun to notice that it's an excellent place to find upscale, affordable neighborhoods that are perfect for retirement.

Beaumont, California A Retirement Paradise

by Monica Dubé on January 18th, 2022

Beaumont is quickly becoming a top choice for retirees who want to live the California lifestyle. The city's ideal location in the Inland Empire makes it easy to enjoy all that Southern California has to offer. Learn more about Beaumont's 55+ communities, where residents can expect resort-like amenities and modern homes.

5 Northern Arizona 55+ Communities for Your Retirement

by Mike Gerrard on January 17th, 2022

Northern Arizona and Southern Arizona are two very different places. Southern Arizona is hotter and mild winters, with only occasional snow flurries and a few nights below freezing. If a mild summer and a snowy winter sound good to you, here are five attractive Northern Arizona communities to consider.

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Construction Complete on The Pavilion at Ovation at Oak Tree

by Elizabeth Kang on January 17th, 2022

Located in Lacey, Ovation at Oak Tree has announced that its 4,500-square-foot clubhouse, The Pavilion, is completed. The facility boasts a state-of-the-art exercise room, a multipurpose gathering room, a catering kitchen, a covered outdoor patio, and an outdoor fire ring.

8 Reasons to Use a Real Estate Agent When Buying a New Home

by Susan Quilty on January 14th, 2022

Many active adults think that they can save some money by buying their retirement home directly from the builder's sales agent instead of by using a real estate agent. Check out eight reasons why this is a costly myth for potential homebuyers.

Why Is Bluffton a Hot Spot for Retirees?

by Amy Trainum on January 13th, 2022

For years, the coastal town of Bluffton, South Carolina was somewhat of a hidden gem. But it's no wonder the word finally got out about this Lowcountry haven. It's become a highly desirable location for active adults, and it's also one of the fastest-growing communities in South Carolina.

Discover the 55+ Communities of Fort Myers, FL

by Cari Oleskewicz on January 12th, 2022

Fort Myers has recently been named one of the best places in the U.S. to retire, and the more active adults get to know about this comfortable coastal city, the more they understand why. Take a closer look at this region of Southwest Florida and explore some of the best 55+ communities in Fort Myers homes.


7 Popular Gated 55+ Communities in the San Diego Area

by Elizabeth Kang on January 12th, 2022

Safety, privacy, and a sense of prestige motivate active adults to seek out gated communities. Living in such a community also reduces pass-by traffic. If you're considering a gated community in the San Diego area, here are seven of the most popular 55+ gated communities in that region.


The Best Treasure Coast 55+ Communities Near the Beach

by Cari Oleskewicz on January 11th, 2022

If you're going to live on the Treasure Coast in Florida, why not live near the beach? We've got a list of the best Treasure Coast 55+ communities that are minutes from the beach. Pack your sunscreen and bring a snorkel. It's time for some fun in the sun.


Discovering the Communities in Mechanicsburg, PA

by Ellen Kershner on January 11th, 2022

As one can well imagine, the Borough of Mechanicsburg is named after mechanics. This charming region is about 10 miles west of Harrisburg in Cumberland Valley, and it's made up of a group of municipalities. Here's everything you need to know about Mechanicsburg's four active lifestyle communities.



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