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New Jersey 55+ Communities With Easy Commutes to Philadelphia

by Ellen Kershner on May 27th, 2022

People travel into Philadelphia for different reasons. Many people work there while others have family who call it home. And there are those who have theater memberships or frequently patronize the restaurants, shops, and cultural attractions on that side of the bridge. For them, living within easy commuting distance to Philadelphia is very beneficial.

5 Popular Gated Communities Near Philadelphia

by Ellen Kershner on May 27th, 2022

There's a lot to be said for the added security that retirees get from living in a gated development. If you're interested in gated active adult communities with homes for sale in the Philadelphia area, here are several attractive options.

55+ Communities With Condos for Sale Near San Francisco

by Elizabeth Kang on May 27th, 2022

Living in a low-maintenance condo affords even more time and freedom to enjoy San Francisco, and its surrounding cities. If you're an active adult looking for San Francisco condos, read on to learn more about the wonderful 55+ communities offering condos for sale located near the city.

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7 Philadelphia Area 55+ Communities With Indoor Pools

by Ellen Kershner on May 26th, 2022

Wouldn't it be nice to find an active adult community with an indoor pool at the clubhouse? Retirees who are thinking about Philadelphia area real estate are fortunate to have 20 communities that fit into this category. Take a few minutes and look over the seven we've highlighted below.

55+ Communities Near Philadelphia Offering Condos

by Ellen Kershner on May 26th, 2022

Everyone talks about downsizing, but those who are truly serious about it may eventually make the move into a condo community. There's an excellent selection of 55+ neighborhoods in the Philadelphia area with condo homes for sale, including two within the city limits and others in the surrounding suburbs.

Philadelphia Area 55+ Communities With Attached Homes

by Brad Mitchell on May 26th, 2022

While it might be tough to give up your single-family home, the amount of money saved purchasing an attached home will make that easier to handle. If you're hoping to be near the excitement and entertainment of Philadelphia, here are some 55+ communities with attached homes that should be on your radar.

Moving to Sarasota? Here's Everything Retirees Need to Know

by Cari Oleskewicz on May 25th, 2022

Warm waters at the beach, a giant European-style museum, and lots of opportunities for fine dining, interesting shopping, and plenty of arts and culture; this is why people retire in Sarasota. If you're thinking about moving to Sarasota, we have some tips that will prepare you for settling into your new home.

Savannah vs. Atlanta: Which Is Better For Your Retirement?

by Amy Trainum on May 24th, 2022

Georgia is a popular destination for active adults looking to retire--and Savannah and Atlanta are two of the state's biggest draws. So how do you know which city is better for you? We've put together a guide to offer some helpful insight into both cities to help decide which one might be best for your retirement.

Not Your Mama's Retirement: 55+ Communities Help Active Adults Stay Fit

by Alexis Wainwright on May 23rd, 2022

Today's retirement looks a little different from lounging poolside. Active adults are retiring earlier than ever and looking for 55+ communities that promote a healthy lifestyle. Take a closer look at the fun amenities 55+ communities have to offer. From nature to tennis courts, there's something on everyone's list.

San Francisco vs. Los Angeles: Which Is Better for Your Retirement?

by Carrie Pallardy on May 20th, 2022

San Francisco and Los Angeles are two of the state's most well-known cities. One is in the heart of northern California, and the other is a Southern California hub. Compare these two Golden State cites to help you decide which is perfect for your retirement.

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