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What You’ll Gain From Reading This Article: This article provides overviews of active adult communities added to 55places.com in the past 30 days.
The 55+ community landscape is constantly evolving to meet the diverse needs of active adults. In the ever-expanding world of retirement options, staying informed about the latest developments can help you find the perfect community to call home.
In this comprehensive roundup, we bring you the latest additions to 55places.com—a trusted resource for exploring active adult communities. Over the past 30 days, several new communities have joined the ranks, each offering different amenities and locations.
Join us as we explore these fresh additions, providing valuable insights into the evolving landscape of 55+ living. Whether you’re looking to buy or rent, these new communities are sure to capture your attention and inspire your retirement dreams.
BUY A HOME
High $300ks – Low $500ks
Meet Northminster Farms in Jefferson, Georgia—a fantastic 55+ community just an hour north of Atlanta. This new community offers charming single-family homes, low-maintenance living, and a community designed for an active lifestyle. Imagine yourself in a park-like neighborhood, surrounded by greenspaces.
Also, residents are just minutes away from Downtown Jefferson. This quaint city center has shops, restaurants, and attractions like the Crawford W. Long Museum. If you’re an outdoorsy type, parks and golf courses are nearby. Additionally, Atlanta is just a 90-minute drive away, with the airport less than two hours.
Within the community, the BarnHouse serves as a clubhouse—perfect for club meetings, events, or a quick workout in the fitness center. Other amenities include an outdoor pool, pickleball courts, and scenic walking paths.
Three Rivers Homes started building Northminster Farms in 2023, planning a total of 130 single-family homes. These residences range from 2,219 to 2,258 square feet with features like quartz counters, fireplaces, and covered patios. Also, there’s minimal upkeep, thanks to the homeowners’ association (HOA). The association takes care of lawn care, landscaping, and even snow removal. You’ll have more free time for family, hobbies, or maybe a dip in the pool or a game of pickleball.
High $300ks – High $400ks
Also new to the Atlanta area, Kelly Preserve is an exciting 55+ community that’s buzzing with life. Imagine living in a gated haven with 85 charming single-family homes. These one-story properties range from 1,836 to 2,200 square feet, designed for luxury and easy living. And here’s the best part—you’ll wave goodbye to lawn care worries, thanks to the low-maintenance lifestyle.
Davidson Homes kicked off construction in 2021. The floor plans—The Dawson, The Edison, and The Glenwood—are all about spacious ranch-style living. These properties offer two or three bedrooms, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, and attached two-car garages. Inside these cozy homes, you’ll find open-concept layouts, gourmet kitchens, and owner’s suites that are the definition of comfort. Front porches and covered patios? Perfect for entertaining or just soaking up the sun.
Now, let’s talk about the amenities. Picture yourself relaxing in a spacious clubhouse, taking a dip in the outdoor pool, or enjoying open spaces with beautiful landscaping. Also, thanks to the HOA, you’ll have more free time to spend with family or dive into new hobbies.
Additionally, Loganville is 25 miles from Downtown Atlanta, and it’s surrounded by all the conveniences you need. Grocery stores like Kroger, ALDI, Publix Super Market, and Sprouts Farmers Market are a stone’s throw away. Also, you’re in good hands with Piedmont Eastside Medical Center and other providers nearby.
Mid $300ks – Mid $500ks
Ready to retire in style? Let’s head to the Sunshine State and explore Edenbrooke at Hyland Trails in Green Cove Springs. This brand-new, gated community has 85 single-family homes. Lennar Homes started construction in 2023, offering nine different floor plans. Whether you’re into cozy spaces or need a bit more room, they’ve got you covered. And the features? Covered lanais, bonus rooms, spacious kitchens, and more.
Within the community, there’s a private clubhouse, a fitness center, a pool, pickleball courts, bocce courts, and even a fenced dog park. If you want to stay active, the community offers fitness classes and events to keep you engaged. And if you want some daily conveniences, Green Cove Springs has you covered. Grocery stores, pharmacies, and health care providers are all nearby.
Feeling like exploring? South Orange Avenue is packed with bars, restaurants, cafes, and local shops. There are also parks like Ronnie Van Zant Memorial Park and Spring Park waiting for you. And the best part? You’re just a 50-minute drive from Jacksonville, with its vibrant city life and attractions.
Low $500ks – High $800ks
This perfect 55+ Trilogy community is nestled in the breathtaking beauty of Bonney Lake, Washington. At Verterra at Tehaleh, everywhere you look, majestic Mt. Rainier is stealing the show. And if you’re dreaming of an active retirement, you’re in for a treat.
The Club is the heart of it all—a social haven with a planned restaurant, a wellness center, and services by BlueStar Resort & Golf. And that’s not all—a seasonal pool, pickleball courts, fitness lawn, and a dog park are just a few steps away. Nature lovers can also enjoy forests, trails, and stunning scenic views.
Shea Homes kicked off construction in 2023, offering 485 single-family and attached homes. Whether you’re into cozy or spacious, there are five collections to choose from. Also, these homes offer smart technology, covered patios, and flex spaces.
Location-wise, Bonney Lake has you covered. Grocery stores like Safeway, WinCo Foods, and Costco are nearby. Also, Franciscan Medical Clinic and MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital are just a short drive away. And when you crave some city vibes, Seattle is less than an hour away.
Downtown offers restaurants, bars, and shops by the waterfront. Lake Bonney is a hotspot for fishing and water activities. Greenspaces like Allan Yorke Park and Fennel Creek Trail Head are perfect for a stroll. And for golf enthusiasts, Tapps Island Golf Course and High Cedars Golf Club are just around the corner.
RENT A HOME
$1,500s – $2,200s
Mariblu Hunters Creek is a vibrant 55+ rental community in sunny Kissimmee, Florida. With 152 maintenance-free apartment homes, you’ll have the freedom to enjoy every moment. And the amenities? Get ready for a fitness center, a swimming pool, and even a dog park for your furry friend.
The property management company takes care of everything from exterior maintenance to landscaping. More free time means more fun—poker, fitness classes, line dancing—the list goes on. And with a dedicated activities director, community events like game nights and trivia are always on the agenda.
Greystar has crafted 152 homes ranging from 775 to 1,093 square feet. Open-concept layouts, spacious living rooms, and kitchens with central islands are just the beginning. Some even come with private balconies or patios.
Location-wise, you’re in the heart of Kissimmee, just a short drive from Orlando. Grocery stores, pharmacies, and health care providers are all nearby. Entertainment? Osceola Parkway is your go-to for restaurants, bars, and shops. And don’t forget that Disney World and Universal Studios are just a stone’s throw away.
$1,700s – $3,300s
Also in sunny Kissimmee, Album Monterey Pointe is a 55+ rental community offering an active and carefree retirement. The 150 apartment homes range from 754 to 1,021 square feet with one to two bedrooms, balconies or patios, in-unit laundry, and ample parking.
This community features a spacious clubhouse, a modern fitness center with a yoga studio, and a heated pool with a sundeck. Also, don’t forget the outdoor kitchen, dog park, and putting green.
Worried about maintenance? A full-service property management company has got you covered. With more free time on your hands, enjoy social events, fitness classes, and pool parties.
Located in the heart of Kissimmee, residents have easy access to Publix, ALDI, and The Fresh Market. Also, AdventHealth Kissimmee and HCA Florida Osceola Hospital are nearby. And when it comes to entertainment, Downtown Kissimmee, Old Town, and Disney Springs are just a hop, skip, and a jump away.
$1,700s – $3,200s
First things first, picture a fitness center, yoga studio, business center, coffee bar, bistro, gaming area, art studio, theater room, library, and a heated pool with a sun deck. It’s like living in a resort. Also, an activities director ensures there’s always something exciting happening, from game nights to happy hours.
Greystar crafted 165 apartment homes ranging from 605 to 1,546 square feet. Choose from one to three bedrooms, one to two bathrooms, and even snag a carport or garage parking spot. Open-concept layouts, spacious living areas, and kitchens with central islands await. Some even come with private balconies.
Everleigh Short Pump is nestled in Henrico, Virginia, just a short drive from grocery stores like Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods. For entertainment, explore West Broad Street’s array of restaurants and shops or visit attractions like Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens. Want some outdoor time? Parks like Short Pump Park and Powhatan State Park are waiting.
$1,800s – $4,600s
Within the community, there’s a clubhouse with a tech lounge, a fitness room, a TV lounge, a library, and an art workshop. Outdoors, there are also pickleball courts, a swimming pool with a patio, and beautifully landscaped greenspaces.
Construction began in 2023, with 140 apartment homes promising a range of options. Studios, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartments—take your pick! In-unit washers and dryers, stainless appliances, granite counters, and extra storage are just some of the features.
Located in a suburb north of Atlanta, Everleigh Deerfield is nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. Looking for entertainment? Alpharetta’s city center offers restaurants, bars, live music, and boutiques. Explore attractions like the Ameris Bank Amphitheatre, Big Creek Greenway, Avalon Mall, and nearby arboretums. For golfers, The Golf Club of Georgia, White Columns Country Club, and Iron Horse Club are a swing away.
$1,400s – $4,000s
Overture Andalucia is designed for active adults seeking a maintenance-free lifestyle, and it’s packed with amenities to make your retirement truly enjoyable. The 155 luxury rental apartment homes range from 526 to 1,576 square feet. Also, luxury home features include open layouts, kitchens with breakfast bars, and primary bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and walk-in closets.
The resort-style amenities include a great room, a fitness center, a yoga studio, a demonstration kitchen, a coffee bar, a bistro, a business center, a movie theater, an art studio, and a game room. Outdoors, indulge in the heated swimming pool, a bocce ball court, a sky lounge, a community garden, a dog park, and an outdoor kitchen with grills.
Overture Andalucia is within 15 minutes of Downtown Albuquerque and 20 minutes of the international airport. Daily conveniences like Sprouts Farmers Market, Albertsons, Smith’s, and Whole Foods are within easy reach. Also, health care providers, including UNM Hospital and Lovelace Medical Center, are close by.
For entertainment, explore attractions like Petroglyph National Monument and Rio Grande Credit Union Field at Isotopes Park. Also, enjoy the outdoors in Rio Grande Nature Center State Park, West Bluff Park, or hit the golf courses like Ladera Golf Course.
$1,400s – $3,400s
Overture River District offers 55+ living in a vibrant community with a maintenance-free lifestyle. Built in 2022 by Greystar, this gated community comprises 198 attached and apartment homes, offering a variety of floor plans to suit your preferences. These homes boast open-concept floor plans, spacious living rooms, kitchens with central islands, primary bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and walk-in closets, and inviting patios.
Overture River District provides an array of amenities. Picture yourself in the 12,000-square-foot clubhouse, featuring a large gathering room, a state-of-the-art fitness center, a yoga studio, a game room, an art studio, a demonstration kitchen, a private theater, and multipurpose gathering spaces. Outdoors, enjoy the heated swimming pool with an expansive sun deck, grilling stations, a fire pit, and an outdoor terrace.
Located just five miles west of Downtown Fort Worth and 40 miles west of Dallas, Overture River District provides easy access to daily conveniences and entertainment. Explore Camp Bowie Boulevard with its restaurants, bars, and shops, or visit attractions like the Fort Worth Botanical Garden and the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. For outdoor enthusiasts, Trinity Park, Melva Campbell Park, and Marion Sansom Park are just a stone’s throw away.
$1,700s – $3,400s
Welcome to Viva Bene St. Peters, a vibrant 55+ apartment community in St. Peters, Missouri. Scheduled to welcome residents in late 2024, this four-story mid-size building offers modern design, elevators, and a pet-friendly environment.
Discover a lifestyle of ease with a range of indoor and outdoor amenities. The clubhouse features gathering areas with expansive windows, co-working spaces, a bistro-like setting, and a coffee bar. Stay active in the fitness center and wellness hub with a yoga studio and education center. Outdoors, enjoy open-air spaces and a pool with a spacious sundeck.
The community offers 161 apartment homes in one- and two-bedroom models, ranging from 659 to 1,410 square feet. These thoughtfully designed homes feature in-unit washers and dryers, granite counters, stainless appliances, pendant lighting, faux wood floors, and spa-inspired bathrooms. Choose from one-bedroom models with balconies or patios, or two-bedroom models with separate dining areas and outdoor spaces.
Nestled in the western suburbs of St. Louis, Viva Bene St. Peters provides easy access to daily needs and entertainment. Explore Old Town St. Peters for dining, shopping, and entertainment. Also, discover attractions like the Cultural Arts Centre at City Hall, the Mid Rivers Mall, and the St. Louis University Museum of Art. For outdoor enthusiasts, City Centre Park, Spencer Creek Park, Pere Marquette State Park, and Laurel Park offer green spaces.
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