7 Popular Gated 55+ Communities in Pennsylvania

Whether you want to live near nature or the big city, there\'s a gated community in Pennsylvania for you.

If you are looking at homes for sale in Pennsylvania, you’ll find new and resale condos, townhomes, and single-family homes available at different price points. We’ve located 41 gated 55+ communities in the state, and here are profiles on seven of our favorites.

Indian Valley GreenesTelford, PA

High $300s – Low $500s

The Montgomery County borough of Telford is home to Indian Valley Greenes, an age-restricted golf club community with just 96 resale attached homes. The spacious floor plans range from 3,025 to 4,825 square feet, with three to four bedrooms and two-and-a-half to four bathrooms.

One of the best advantages of living here is having access to Indian Valley Country Club, which has an 18-hole course, restaurants, and an elegant clubhouse. There are also two outdoor pools, tennis courts, and walking paths on the grounds.

Request more information about Indian Valley Greenes.

Regency at Upper DublinDresher, PA

Mid $500s – Low $600s

Dresher is another Montgomery County Philly suburb, and here you’ll find the retirement community of Regency at Upper Dublin. This upscale neighborhood offers 105 new and resale homes with five models. These range from 1,889 to 2,315 square feet with two to three bedrooms, two or two-and-a-half baths, and attached two-car garages.

Plans are underway for a contemporary clubhouse with a bocce ball court, an outdoor pool and patio, an exercise room, and activity areas. There’s plenty more to do in the Dresher area, especially at Fort Washington State Park and on the Wissahickon Trail. Regency is also near dozens of shopping centers, with stores like Home Depot and a Walmart Supercenter.

Request more information about Regency at Upper Dublin.

Montgomery WalkNorth Wales, PA

Low $300s – Low $500s

Still looking at the Philly area, we find Montgomery Walk, which was completed in 2014 with 119 resale attached homes. There are six thoughtfully-designed floor plans sized from 1,805 and 2,712 square feet, with one to three bedrooms, two to three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

The hallmark of this community is its clubhouse, which has a business center, a great room, a wet bar, craft and card rooms, and a modern fitness center with a sauna and locker rooms. Outside, there’s a sparkling pool and spa, plus a putting green and tennis court. Talamore Country Club and Gwynedd Mercy University are to the south, while the Montgomery Mall, Costco, and other shops are just a bit to the north.

Request more information about Montgomery Walk.

Regency at ProvidencePhoenixville, PA

Mid $300s – Low $500s

Our final Philly-area gated community in this list is Regency at Providence, an established neighborhood with 363 resale single-family homes. They’re sized from 1,783 to 3,457 square feet with two to three bedrooms, two to four baths, and attached two-car garages. Regency also has a 10,000 square-foot clubhouse, complete with an exercise room, an indoor pool, activity rooms, tennis courts, and an outdoor pool.

The property also has parks, natural space, a putting green, and ponds. It’s a few miles from Rivercrest Golf Club and Black Rock Sanctuary, and the nearby Providence Town Center has a Wegmans, HomeGoods, and restaurants.

Request more information about Regency at Providence.

The Village at Upstream FarmEaston, PA

Mid $100s – High $100s

Heading north we run into The Village at Upstream Farm, an affordable neighborhood of 124 resale attached homes. It’s about 20 miles east of Allentown and was built between 2002 and 2009.

The Village at Upstream Farm has three ranch-style models ranging from 991 to 1,180 square feet with one bedroom, one or one-and-a-half bathrooms, and attached one-car garages. The two larger models also have dens, which can be converted into second bedrooms. There’s a private clubhouse, which has multipurpose rooms and an exercise area. Easton is part of the Lehigh Valley, a treasure trove of outdoor attractions, historic charm, restaurants, and cultural hubs.

Request more information about The Village at Upstream Farm.

Wild Cherry KnollMacungie, PA

High $200s – Low $300s

Located about 10 miles west of Allentown, Wild Cherry Knoll was built from 2000 to 2004 and features 205 attached and single-family homes. The attached models are sized from 1,500 to just over 2,000 square feet with two or three bedrooms, two baths, and attached two-car garages. The single-family floor plans range from 1,521 to 2,858 square feet with two or three bedrooms, two- to three-and-a-half baths, and attached two-car garages.

The impressive list of amenities here includes a heated outdoor pool, tennis, bocce ball, a well-appointed clubhouse, game nights, holiday parties, and exercise classes.

Request more information about Wild Cherry Knoll.

Traditions of America at Liberty HillsFreedom, PA

Mid $300s – High $300s

One of the few Pittsburgh-area gated retirement communities is Traditions of America at Liberty Hills, which has 224 resale attached and single-family homes. Completed in 2014, it has 13 floor plans, all with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.

Like all Traditions of America properties, Liberty Hills has stellar amenities, and most are located in its clubhouse. Events and groups—like potluck dinners, bunco, Saturday morning socials, and planned trips—keep the lucky residents happy and well-connected.

Request more information about Traditions of America at Liberty Hills.

Can you spot the $207,744 difference between these identical homes?

Financing is the difference!

Get the details in The 62+ Loan Homebuyers Guide.

55places Mortgage is a joint venture between Mutual of Omaha Mortgage and 55places.com.
Details here.

Share this post:

We're here to help! (800) 928-2055

Call us to speak with a customer service representative.

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Get Weekly Updates

I agree that 55places and its affiliates, partner providers or agents may call, text, or email me about my inquiry, which may be made with automated means. I understand that my consent is not a prerequisite for buying a property. I may revoke my consent at any time by contacting [email protected] Message/data rates may apply. I also agree to 55places.com’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

The Best Places to Snowbird in 2021

We’ve gathered 25 of the best places for snowbirds, including cities in Florida, Arizona, California, Texas, South Carolina, and Nevada. For each entry, we’ve also provided a list of recommended 55+ communities in the area. If you’re ready to find your own winter retreat this season, here are some of the best places to consider.

The Most Affordable Retirement Communities in Florida

We’ll help you narrow some of your options by providing an overview of the most affordable retirement communities in Florida. You’ll find you can make an offer in one of these communities, and get a great home with a lot of amenities for a reasonable asking price.

View of the downtown cityscape of St. Louis, Missouri from across the river at dusk.

Explore the 55+ Communities Near St. Louis

St. Louis an ideal location for retirees who are looking to settle down in a mid-sized, midwestern city with a myriad of entertainment options, cultural amenities, exciting attractions, and several professional sports teams. Additionally, the area boasts a number of appealing 55+ communities that offer a variety of housing options and price points for active adults who are interested in the area.

A hand holding a red arrow pointing up with wood model homes in the background.

5 Reasons Not to Overprice Your Home

When selling a property, trying to get as much money as possible is a given. But, being aware of why you might be overpricing your home, and why it’s a bad idea, can be the difference between a deal and deadweight property.

Tiny, colorful model homes on stacks of coins.

Should Residents of 55+ Communities Pay Less Property Tax?

Active adults often have a particular budget in mind. In addition to the sticker price of a home, however, active adults may need to plan for other expenses, like utilities, repairs, and real estate taxes. Homeowners may start to wonder, “Do senior citizens pay property taxes?”

A mature woman smiling while sitting on the couch and using an app to help her sell her house.

Online Resources to Help Sell Your Home Fast

Selling your home can be difficult, especially if you’ve spent a lifetime raising your family and building memories within those walls. The process may be easier if you use some simple online resources to understand your home’s potential value and find professionals who can help you make your home look its best before it goes on the market.

A bag of money balancing on a seesaw with a wood house model.

10 Financial Benefits of Downsizing Your Home

Not only will downsizing relieve some of the stress of maintaining a larger home, but it will also provide some hefty financial benefits. Here are 10 ways downsizing your home can lead to an upsized bank account.

About 55places

We’re changing the way people 55 and older are searching for their perfect next place. With a national network of hand-selected real estate experts, plus comprehensive information, unbiased content, and on-the-go insight about thousands of communities across the country, we’re a trusted resource paving the way from here to home. Whether you’re interested in a low-maintenance single-level residence, an active lifestyle or age-qualified community, an intimate enclave, or anything in between, we can help you make your next move the best one yet.

Scroll to Top