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Active adults looking for new construction homes in California should consider these 55+ communities in the Sacramento area.

There's a lot to love about living in a new-construction home. Typically, these homes are modern, stylish, and energy-efficient while also featuring desirable open-concept floor plans. Active adults looking for a new construction home in the beautiful Sacramento area of Northern California should check out the following 55+ communities offering newly built homes.

Heritage Solaire - Roseville, CA

High $300s - Mid $600s

Set in the Sacramento metropolitan city of Roseville, Heritage Solaire offers active adults new-construction homes in a stunning, brand new 55+ community. This mid-sized, gated community will have 493 single-family homes upon completion, with an emphasis on energy-efficient designs and customizable home features.

With three model collections and over eight floor plans to choose from, homebuyers are sure to find a home that fits their size and budget needs. Homes range from 1,246 to 2,766 square feet with two to three bedrooms, two to three-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two- or three-car garage. Homebuyers can expect spacious, upgraded kitchens, first-floor master suites, and energy efficient designs, including features such as smart thermostats, tankless water heaters, and optional solar packages available. 

Residents at Heritage Solaire will enjoy new, resort-like amenities, including a planned 5,900-square-foot clubhouse with a state-of-the-art fitness center, a sparkling outdoor pool and patio, and a heated spa. There are also plans to build tennis, pickleball, and bocce ball courts as well as lots of outdoor greenspace with manicured landscaping and walking paths. Nearby, there are numerous dining, recreation and shopping destinations, including a Whole Foods Market, a Bed Bath & Beyond, a local mall, and a handful of golf courses.

Learn more information about Heritage Solaire here.

Heritage El Dorado Hills - El Dorado Hills, CA

Mid $400s - High $500s

As the largest 55+ community on this list, Heritage El Dorado Hills offers a wide assortment of home styles and sizes. Plans for this stunning new gated community include 1000 single-family homes located just 30 miles outside of Sacramento among the scenic, rolling landscape of El Dorado Hills.

Homes in this active adult community will feature three home collections. Floor plans range from 1,230 to 2,993 square feet with two or three bedrooms, two to three-and-a-half bathrooms, and an attached two- or three-car garage. Homes at Heritage El Dorado Hills feature numerous energy-efficient details, such as energy-efficient lighting, solar-energy systems, GE appliances, and more. Modern-design features also include nine-foot ceilings, granite or quartz countertops, European-style cabinetry, and large walk-in closets.

Residents keep social and busy at the 5,000-square-foot clubhouse, which houses a fitness center, an aerobics room, and a dance studio. A catering kitchen is available to residents, as well as multiple game and meeting rooms. Outdoors, residents enjoy sunny year-round California weather at the outdoor pools, spa, patio, and barbecue area. For even more outdoor fun, there are tennis, bocce ball, and pickleball courts to enjoy as well as walking and biking paths. A dog park is also onsite for those with furry companions.

Learn more information about Heritage El Dorado Hills here.

Jackson View - Jackson, CA

Mid $400s - High $400s

Those who desire a new home in a more intimate 55+ community should look no further than Jackson View. This active adult community is comprised of only 100 new and resale single-family homes, giving it a friendly vibe.

Homes in this community come in a choice of nine models, sold on both a new and resale basis. They range in size from 1,902 to 2,600 square feet with two to three bedrooms, two or three bathrooms, and an attached two-car garage. Many homes feature cometic upgrades and energy-efficient designs such as high ceilings, spacious walk-in closets, gourmet kitchens with an island and granite countertops, and a master suite fireplace.

Residents gather and socialize at the 5,000-square-foot clubhouse, the heart and central hub of the community. Inside, residents can use the multi-purpose room, the exercise room, the dining room, or the catering kitchen. Outdoors, community members can enjoy the refreshing pool or relax in the heated spa next to the cozy fireplace on the outdoor patio. 

Set in the peaceful Amador County city of Jackson, Jackson View offers residents a scenic, natural setting with plenty of nearby excursions, including Calaveras Big Trees State Park, wineries, restaurants, lakes, golf clubs, and shopping areas.

Learn more information about Jackson View here.

Heritage Vineyard Creek - Sacramento, CA

High $300s - High $400s

Looking for a new home in a 55+ community located right in Sacramento proper? Then Heritage Vineyard Creek is for you. Upon completion, this smaller active adult community of 171 single-family homes will offer large, spacious homes and plenty of amenities.

Plans for Heritage Vineyard Creek call for 171 single-family homes in four floor plans, ranging from 1,743 up to 2,206 square feet. The homes will offer two or three bedrooms, two or three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages. With a special emphasis on energy-efficient designs, these homes will also feature open chef’s kitchens, high ceilings, main-floor master suites, and zero-threshold showers.

Community members can expect amenities such as a clubhouse, a fitness center, a multi-purpose room, a catering kitchen, an outdoor pool, a spa and patio, and tennis courts, to name a few.

Only minutes away from Downtown Sacramento, Heritage Vineyard Creek residents will have easy access to world-class dining options, numerous shopping destinations, museums, parks, and other nearby attractions. Some of the most notable nearby attractions are the California State Railroad Museum, the Crocker Art Museum, the American River Bicycle Trail, the California State Capitol and Museum, the Crest Theater, and the Sacramento Zoo.

Learn more information about Heritage Vineyard Creek here.