Pickleball Is the Latest Craze at Active Adult Communities
What do you get when you mix a smidgeon of badminton, a pinch of ping-pong and a slice of tennis? Answer: The latest craze at active adult communities: Pickleball. Due to its growing demand, more 55+ active adult communities are adding pickleball courts to their amenities.
New Retiree Trend: Dual Master Bedrooms in Active Adult Homes
The National Association of Home Builders predicts that dual master bedroom suites will be in 60 percent of custom homes by 2015. Some of these builders claim that more than a quarter of their new projects already have two master suites.
Active Adult vs. Age-Restricted: What is the Difference?
As the popularity of 55+ housing continues to grow, so do the number of communities that supposedly cater to this demographic. We consistently get questions from confused homebuyers about what it means if a community is labeled "active adult" versus "age-restricted." Let's set the record straight on retirement communities.