Contributing Writer

Adam Prestigiacomo

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Since 2018, Adam Prestigiacomo has written on a variety of topics regarding active adult communities and retirement, including new community developments, brand spotlights, and go-to guides. A graduate of North Central College (’17), Adam has previously worked in association with WTTW on their news program, Chicago Tonight, where he served as a researcher on Chicago-area history and architecture. Additionally, his writing has appeared on the Chicago-area news website, Third Coast Review, where he has written on topics such as the development of Chicago’s Ravenswood Manor neighborhood as well as Chicago’s former movie palaces.


81 Articles by Adam Prestigiacomo

  • Illinois 55+ Communities with Easy Access to Chicago

    by Adam Prestigiacomo on February 3rd, 2021

    One of the many perks of retiring in Illinois is the accessibility to Chicago. Although Chicago is a vast metropolitan area, there are a number of communities nearby, all of which are within close proximity to Metra stations. Read on to learn more about just some of the communities within range of Chicago.

  • Community Spotlight: Edgewater by Del Webb in Elgin, Illinois

    by Adam Prestigiacomo on December 31st, 2020

    Edgewater by Del Webb takes the best of Illinois suburbs and includes them in an active adult community. In addition to the more than 1,000 resale homes and exercise-oriented amenities, residents can enjoy a trip to the history museum or the symphony.

  • The Best Lowest-Priced 55+ Communities in Illinois

    by Adam Prestigiacomo on December 11th, 2020

    When deciding where to retire, Illinois is generally not the first state that comes to mind. And yet, the state's Midwestern charm attracts many active adults. Throughout the state, there are numerous active adult communities, and here are some of the best low-priced options.

  • The Most Affordable Retirement Communities in Illinois

    by Adam Prestigiacomo on August 28th, 2020

    Filled to the brim with Midwestern charm, Illinois offers world-class attractions and destinations to explore, including the city of Chicago and a number of scenic natural sights like Starved Rock State Park. Thankfully, the state is also the site of several affordable active adult communities.

  • Illinois 55+ Communities With Homes for Sale Under $150k

    by Adam Prestigiacomo on June 11th, 2020

    Filled with Midwestern charm, the Prairie State comes with numerous world-class destinations and attractions. Fortunately, the state also has a selection of affordable active adult communities. Read on to discover some of the best communities in Illinois with homes for sale under $150k.