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Bill Ness is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of 55places.com. His real estate career began in sales for Del Webb before becoming a sales manager for the Sun City Huntley active adult community....
Bill Ness is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of 55places.com. His real estate career began in sales for Del Webb before becoming a sales manager for the Sun City Huntley active adult community. Bill then helped to organize the grand opening of the popular Edgewater community in 2005, gaining first hand experience of the intricacies of active adult communities.
Bill left Del Webb in 2007 to start 55places.com, meticulously building it into the nation’s leading resource for active adult communities. Having traveled to thousands of 55+ communities and having interviewed residents, builders, and agents around the country, Bill is considered a leading expert on the active adult lifestyle.
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- Moving to an active adult community means more than just finding an affordable, low-maintenance home. Active adult communities offer a lifestyle that helps residents meet new people, make new friends, and try new experiences. Here's a sampling of just seven fun hobbies you're likely to discover at an active adult community.
- Emptying the nest or retiring and downsizing can lead to a lot more free time. If you're thinking of looking for a new hobby, here are some suggestions that will also help you save money around the house.
- Heading into your retirement years doesn't have to mean the end of your income. Finding a way to earn some extra cash through your favorite hobby can help you ease into retirement and spend a little less of your hard-earned nest egg. It can also be a great way to stay active while pursuing a true passion.
- Retirement is a great time to get involved with volunteering. Volunteering lets you support your favorite causes, while also making new friends and trying new things. Best of all, helping others is a noble pastime that can be good for your own health and wellbeing.