Month: January 2018

Jim Chapman Communities Named Builder of the Year

Jim Chapman Communities was named 2018’s Builder of the Year by the National Association of Home Builders at the Best of 55+ Housing Awards. The Atlanta-based builder features communities with low-maintenance homes throughout the city’s metro area.

Best Big Cities to Retire in the U.S.

Retirement doesn’t have to mean a quiet suburban setting off the grid surrounded by peace and quiet. 55places.com has compiled a list of big cities that are great to retire in.

Community Spotlight on Solera at Johnson Ranch

Active adults searching for a tranquil paradise just 40 miles of Phoenix will fall in love with Solera at Johnson Ranch. This established 55-plus community in Queen Creek, Arizona has world-class amenities and 727 single-family homes that are reasonably priced.

55places.com Awards the 5 Best Coming Soon Communities

This past year, active adult homebuilders like Del Webb and Minto have been busier than ever building new 55+ communities that are sure to attract retirees nationwide. Read on about the best communities that will be opening this year.

Affordable Retirement Along Coastal South Carolina

Coastal South Carolina never looked better for active adults. Ask anyone about top retirement destinations and the tried-and-true classics like Florida and Arizona are always part of the conversation. However, a new generation of retirees are looking for additional options beyond the typical retirement destinations and are turning to areas like the South Carolina coast, …

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How Your Active Adult Community Will Keep You Healthy

Living in a 55+ community may require less lawn mowing and leaf raking, but it doesn’t have to mean a lack of physical activity. Visit 55places.com to read about the different ways that active adult communities keep retirees healthy.

Community Spotlight on Canal Walk

Canal Walk in Somerset, New Jersey is starting off strong in 2018 with its new amenities, new homes, and recent renovations. Visit 55places.com to read about homes, amenities, lifestyle and more for Canal Walk.

A Year in Review: 1957

1957 was a transformative year in American history for many reasons. Baby boomers can take a trip down memory lane and remember what happened in 1957 at 55places.

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