Archive: August 2008
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.