5 Ways to Find the Best Deal When Buying a New Home in a Retirement Community
As a former sales manager for one of Del Webb's largest active adult retirement communities, I've helped many people, from all walks of life, purchase a home. Following these five easy steps can help ensure that you get the best deal when purchasing a home in a retirement community.
Gay and Lesbian Adult Communities Gaining in Popularity
Gay and lesbian active adult communities are quickly gaining popularity across the country. Learn more about where these communities are located.
Retirement Community, Senior Community, or Active Adult Community?
If you have spent any time researching housing options for your active adult lifestyle, you probably see the terms "Age-Restricted," "Active Adult Community," and "Retirement Community" a lot. But what do they really mean? And which one is right for you and your retirement needs?
The Chicagoland's Top 5 Retirement Communities for Singles
Finding a retirement community may be a daunting task, especially for single adults. If you're looking to retire in the Chicago area, consider these five Chicagoland active adult communities that are ideal for singles. You'll be amazed by the list of amenities and clubs geared directly for your interests.
What Can Stocks Teach You About Buying a Home?
Many people in their fifties and beyond, who have both the inclination and the means to buy a new home in an active adult community, have done a good job of preparing financially for this exciting stage in their lives. Likewise, many of those same people have also learned that the stock market rewards prudent investors who buy low and sell high.
Good Advice About Where to Live for the 55+ Market
One of the fastest growing relocating trends for those ages 55+ is active adult communities. As the name implies, you are buying much more than a home, you are buying the tremendous value-add of an entirely new community. And because most of these communities are age-restricted, you get a living environment and amenities based on the needs of a target market.