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New Community Alert: Del Webb Sunbridge

by Karl Schuster on No Comments

Del Webb, one of the nation’s largest 55+ homebuilders, has just announced its newest active adult community coming to Central Florida. This new active adult community called Del Webb Sunbridge will be located in St. Cloud, which is part of the highly sought-after Orlando-Kissimmee area in Florida.

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Cresswind Peachtree City Clubhouse Now Open

by Mayra Rocha on No Comments

Residents of the new 55+ community in Peachtree City, Georgia have something to celebrate these days. Builder Kolter Homes recently announced earlier this month the grand opening of Cresswind Peachtree’s new clubhouse called The Club at Cresswind. A grand opening celebration is being planned for May.

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Best-Selling Sun City Communities

by Mayra Rocha on 1 Comment

Developed by national homebuilder Del Webb, Sun City active adult communities have been around since the original Sun City opened in 1960 in Sun City, Arizona. Sun City communities became famous for introducing the active lifestyle concept to retirees who want the most out of their Golden Years.

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Cresswind Charlotte Clubhouse Ground Breaking Event April 18

by Mayra Rocha on 2 Comments

Construction is underway for the new clubhouse at the active adult community of Cresswind Charlotte in Central North Carolina. The community will break ground on Wednesday, April 18th to kick off the first phase of construction. The brand new clubhouse is expected to be complete by Spring 2019.

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55places.com Awards: 5 Most Innovative Active Adult Communities of 2018

by Mayra Rocha on 9 Comments

Active adult homebuyers are always in search of the perfect home, whether it’s in an age-restricted community or in a master-planned development with active lifestyle neighborhoods. Many active adult builders like Minto, Shea, and Lennar are developing new 55+ communities that feature energy-efficient and modern home designs along with impressive amenities that cater to the Boomer crowd. Luckily, there are several active adult communities that offer state-of-the-art amenities and recreational facilities as well as innovative homes designs and welcoming social environments. Check out the list below to see the five most innovative active adult communities on 55places.com.

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New Community Alert: Ovation at Mountain Falls, NV

by Brad Mitchell on 4 Comments

The Las Vegas area is getting another new 55-plus community thanks to William Lyon Homes. The builder announced plans to construct a 601 single-family-home community in Pahrump, Nevada. Ovation at Mountain Falls will be perfect for active adults looking to downsize as well as search for reasonably priced homes starting in the low $200s to the mid $300s.

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Top-Selling Active Adult Communities in Pennsylvania

by Brad Mitchell on 2 Comments

Despite a cooler climate, Pennsylvania is a top state for retirees looking to downsize, while staying near family and friends. There are over 150 active adult communities throughout the state that offer low-maintenance homes and an exciting social atmosphere.

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These Are the Counties People Are Retiring In

by Brad Mitchell on 5 Comments

In a booming housing market, one of the most important trends is where people are moving. Many counties and metropolitan areas can claim to be a quickly growing region, but which ones are where most homeowners look to for a big move? It won’t surprise many that the fastest growing counties are located in the Sun Belt. Less surprising is that those same counties are even more popular in the 55-plus housing market. Here are the top fastest growing counties in the country according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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New Homes at On Top of the World Ocala

by Mayra Rocha on 4 Comments

New changes may be coming to On Top of the World in Central Florida. Developers of the 55+ community plan to add an all-ages section with a proposed 1,576 single-family homes spread across 197 acres. Developers of On Top of the World in Ocala plan to open the active adult development to working families and introduce the active and social lifestyle that this 55-plus community has to offer while providing a balance between retirees and family housing.

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