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Sun City Communities in California

by Elizabeth Kang on November 19th, 2021

California boasts five beautiful Sun City communities, each with its own character. All of them, however, offer the high-quality features one would expect from this renowned name. Read on to discover more about the five Sun City communities located in sunny California.

5 Reasons to Retire in Houston, Texas

by Audrey Sellers on November 18th, 2021

Retirees looking for homes for sale in Texas will find that this vibrant city has much to offer. Whether you're thinking of moving to Houston to live near family or you simply want a change of pace, active adults can explore multiple active lifestyle communities in H-town. Read on for five reasons to retire in Houston.

Latitude Margaritaville Daytona Beach Opens Phase Two Amenities

by Cari Oleskewicz on November 18th, 2021

If you've been considering life at Latitude Margaritaville but want to know more about the community's amenities, you're in luck. This highly sought-after community is finally opening a second phase of amenities.

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Pennsylvania Communities With Lakes and Ponds

by Ellen Kershner on November 17th, 2021

There are many good reasons to live near the beach, but some active adults prefer lakes or ponds. Here at 55places.com, you can find active adult communities with lakes or ponds on their properties, and some even allow boats. We looked at Pennsylvania and came up with four neighborhoods that fall into this category.

South Jersey 55+ Communities With Homes for Sale Under $150k

by Ellen Kershner on November 17th, 2021

With record surges in home prices throughout the country, one would not think that there are affordable homes to be found in New Jersey. As you head further down in the state, prices become more reasonable; in fact, you can find homes for sale under $150k in some South Jersey 55+ communities. Read on to learn about a few.

The Best Communities in Florida for Snowbirds

by Carrie Pallardy on November 17th, 2021

If you dream of a warmer climate during the cold months of the year, you might be a snowbird at heart. What better place to find sun and warmth in the winter than Florida? If you're planning on migrating to the Sunshine State for winter, these communities are some of the best options for snowbirds.

5 Things to Know About Oak Run

by Cari Oleskewicz on November 16th, 2021

Ocala is perhaps one of the best-kept secrets in Central Florida. While nearby cities like Orlando and Tampa get well-deserved attention, Ocala has its own charm and a really impressive quality of life. Ocala is also where you'll find Oak Run.


4 Reasons Why Residents Love Sun City Grand

by Mike Gerrard on November 16th, 2021

Reasons why residents love Sun City Grand, a 45+ active adult community in Surprise, in Phoenix in Central Arizona, include its golf and other sporting facilities, its location, its active lifestyle opportunities, and its affordable homes.


North Carolina Communities Big on Boating

by Amy Trainum on November 15th, 2021

There are few things better than spending a day out on the lake boating, whether it's to fish, soak up the sun, or just to enjoy a peaceful ride on the water. There are several communities throughout North Carolina that have direct access to some of the state's most popular lakes.


5 Great Gated 55+ Communities in Illinois

by David Witek on November 15th, 2021

Illinois is home to plenty of 55+ communities, some of which are gated. If you're an active adult looking to stay near family and enjoy the privacy, you may want to look into one of these gated communities for active adults.



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