Awards

Whether it’s a monthly ranking based on sales or popularity or a yearly award based on a wide range of data, 55places.com showcases the best active adult communities and 55+ lifestyle trends here. Find out which communities come in No. 1 across a multitude of categories and who the latest award-winners are.

The Best-Selling Communities in Florida in 2019

With warm weather, fine beaches, and abundant golf course, active adult communities in Florida have been selling as quickly as you’d expect them to, but which communities are really in demand? We’ve listed the top 10 best-selling communities in Florida in 2019 as well as their homes, amenities, and lifestyles.

On Top of the World Is 55places’ 2019 Community of the Year

This year, to determine the winner, we took into consideration a community’s desirable and affordable location, any major or unique upgrades made in the last year, and rankings on previous awards posts such as our best-selling and most popular awards. By those metrics, the clear winner is On Top of the World in Ocala, Florida.

The 10 Best New Communities of 2019

Every year several dozen active adult communities open their doors to residents who get to enjoy the new amenities first and build the community’s lifestyle from the ground up. This year is no different. Take a look for yourself and discover the new homes available in these popular communities.

The 25 Best Value Active Adult Communities of 2019

Value is not always the easiest thing to define, especially when it comes to homes and real estate. Some may just be looking for the most affordable home, others for the most they can get for their money. While value means something different to everyone, these 25 communities give residents the most lifestyle for their money.

The 55 Best 55+ Active Adult Communities of 2019

For the sixth consecutive year, 55places.com is proud to announce the 55 Best 55+ Communities of the Year. The competition grew fiercer in 2019, and we considered more data than ever in order to uncover the best active adult communities in the country.

The Most Popular 55+ Communities of June 2019

To keep track of the desires of active adult homebuyers, every month we compile a list of the most popular communities based on page visits. Homebuyers curious about where fellow active adults are looking may find this list helpful. Here are the most popular 55+ communities of June.

The 25 Best Active Adult Community Clubhouses of 2019

Each year, we comb through the thousands of 55+ and active lifestyle communities across the country to find the best clubhouses and amenities offered to homeowners. This year, we’ve looked through testimonials, data sets, and toured several new communities vying for a chance to get in the top 25. Factors considered when choosing this list were the number and diversity of amenities, as well as the amount

The 10 Best-Selling 55+ Communities of April 2019 on 55places.com

55places.com recently announced the 50 best-selling active adult communities of 2019 so active adults could see which communities buyers chose the most over the last year. But we also like to take a look at monthly sales to figure out which communities sell the best at any given point.

The 100 Most Popular Active Adult Communities of 2019

On January 1, 1960, Sun City officially opened to the public. This idea of a self-contained community for active adults who want a place to call home with neighbors that shared the same ideals and interests sounded like a bit of a gamble. Would anyone show up to buy a home on the site of the former ghost town in Maricopa County, Arizona? When 100,000

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