Purchasing a Short Sale vs. Foreclosure
When it comes to buying a home, there are a number of options out there, and it can seem a bit overwhelming making the decision. Many opt for traditional home purchases, but foreclosures and short sales are popular routes as well. This begs the question: How are these options different, and which is ultimately best for you?
Long Island Lifestyle in Fairfield at St. James
When active adults are planning their next phase of life but don't want to leave behind the New York style of living they know and love, they should look no further than Fairfield at St. James, a 55+ community located in Smithtown on Long Island. With numerous amenities and activities right on site but all the best of Long Island just minutes away, Fairfield is the perfect choice for today's Baby Boomers.
How to Enjoy Being an Empty Nester
The definition of an empty nester is a parent whose child has grown up and moved out of their home. Finding ways to fulfill your home and time can be easy once you discover what you want to do. There are a variety of activities, hobbies, and things to do that can help you enjoy being an empty nester. Here are some useful suggestions.
Questions to Ask Your Realtor
Buying or selling a house is a big decision and it's important to find the right real estate agent to work with you through the process. Regardless of whether you're selling, buying or both, there are a few attributes you want to look for in an agent.
Great Midwest Golf Courses for Retirees
August is National Golf Month, and of all the activities available to active adults, golf is among the most popular. Although there are a number of 55+ communities with golf courses included, the advanced golfer may want to try his or her hand at a more challenging course.
Comparing Central North Carolina 55+ Communities
For exciting choices in active adult living, Bailey's Glen in Cornelius and Carolina Arbors in Durham are premium North Carolina communities, with low-maintenance homes, numerous floor plan choices, and many of the desired amenities and activities that active adults seek.
Terrific International Destinations in Retirement
Retirement is a terrific time to get caught up on your travel bucket list and traveling now has a higher priority amongst Baby Boomers.
Affordable Age-Restricted At Pine Ridge at Fort Myers
Pine Ridge at Fort Myers, a 55+ community, is a well-established neighborhood. Construction began in 1980 and was finished around 1994, making residences in this age-restricted community available on a resale-only basis. It is a gated community comprised of 462 homes where homebuyers can choose from single-family homes, attached homes and condos, providing a variety of styles to choose from to suit personal preferences.
Social Security Then and Now
If you’re retired, or beginning to think about retirement, Social Security benefits are probably a regular part of your life. But do you know how they came to be, and the controversial opinions that followed?
The Benefits of Two Master Suites For Retirees
A growing trend among active adult communities and its residents is homes with double master suites, not just one master bedroom with a private bathroom, but two.