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The Best Lowest-Priced 55+ Communities in the Jacksonville Area

by Cari Oleskewicz on May 7th, 2021

The Jacksonville real estate market is growing along with the city's population and popularity. Many things draw new residents to the northern edge of Florida's Atlantic coast. But living in the Jacksonville area doesn't have to be expensive. These are the most affordable 55+ communities in Jacksonville and nearby cities.

Selling A Home That Needs Repairs

by Amy Trainum on May 7th, 2021

Houses are made to be lived in, which often means, after many years of being occupied, the wear and tear that naturally comes along with everyday living can add up, leading to the need for repairs or renovations. Here are a few things to know about selling a house that needs repairs before putting it on the market.

The Best Small Towns for Singles to Retire in Arizona

by Mike Gerrard on May 7th, 2021

To find the best small towns for singles to retire in Arizona, 55places.com looked at over 29,000 US cities, focusing specifically on major areas. We then broke down each area by how many single or unmarried people made up the total population and the median price to income ratio, creating this final list.

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Sarasota Communities With Homes for Sale Under $150k

by Deana Becker on May 6th, 2021

For active adults looking for an affordable way to enjoy their Florida retirement, there are options. Buyers can find Sarasota homes for sale under $150,000 if they know where to look. These four 55+ communities are excellent places to start a search.

Summit at Liberty in Rio Vista Now Selling

by Elizabeth Kang on May 6th, 2021

Summit at Liberty is now selling brand-new single-family homes priced from the low $400s. These contemporary homes boast modern designs and high-end finishes with the active adult in mind. Comprised of 443 homes in total, Summit at Liberty offers resort-like amenities and a stellar location in the East Bay Area.

New Jersey 55+ Communities Close to Staten Island

by Ellen Kershner on May 5th, 2021

We have compiled four mid-sized to large 55+ neighborhoods that offer a wide variety of homes for sale as well as on-site amenities like swimming pools and exercise facilities. Also, they're close to I-95, Route 9, and the Garden State Parkway, which all lead to Staten Island (SI).

The Best Small Towns for Singles to Retire in Florida

by Cari Oleskewicz on May 5th, 2021

At 55places.com, we looked at over 29,000 areas designated by the most recent census data, focusing specifically on major areas with a population under 20,000. We then broke down each area by how many single or unmarried people made up the total population. Here are the 10 best small towns for singles to retire in Florida.


5 Popular Golf Course Communities in Dallas

by Audrey Sellers on May 4th, 2021

For active adults looking to hone their golf game, there's no place like Dallas. The Texas city boasts more than 200 courses for golfers of all levels, but active adults can often play the best golf right in their own 55+ community. Here's a look at five popular 55+ golf course communities in the Dallas area.


Traditions of America at West Brandywine Nearing Sellout

by Ellen Kershner on May 4th, 2021

Traditions of America at West Brandywine is one example of a highly desirable community with a rapidly decreasing inventory. These desirable homesites are nearing a sellout, so anyone who is on the fence needs to make some quick decisions before it's too late.


The Best Places to Retire in South Carolina

by Charles Moss on May 3rd, 2021

South Carolina is known for having some of the best golf courses in the country, but that's not all it has to offer active adults. The state has a rich history and culture, a wide selection of entertainment and recreation, and miles of beaches and coastal living.



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