Two men on a lush green golf course in Fall Creek

Some active adults want their lifestyle without the age restriction. Here's where to look in Texas.

There are many good reasons to retire in Texas, from a low cost of living to world-class health care. The Lone Star State also abounds with dozens of communities that cater to active adults.

Those who want to live in a low-maintenance, smaller home but don’t necessarily want to live in a more restricted and regulated community can explore many neighborhoods with a variety of Texas homes for sale.

Browse below for an inside look at four Texas communities without age restrictions.  

Amorosa at Cibolo Canyons – San Antonio

High $300s - Mid $500s

Situated inside the Cibolo Canyons master-planned community in San Antonio, Amorosa at Cibolo Canyons will contain 135 single-family homes upon completion.

This gated, active lifestyle community appeals to active adults due to homes’ open floor plans and maintenance-free exteriors. A variety of distinctive floor plans offer 1,826 to more than 3,000 square feet. Many single-family homes feature covered patios, granite kitchen countertops, and ceramic tile flooring in bathrooms.

Residents can take advantage of all the master-planned amenities within the Cibolo Canyons community, including a 6,630-square-foot amenity center and an Olympic-sized swimming pool. Homeowners can take their grandchildren to the water park or soccer field or take an evening stroll through the community’s 207 acres of nature preserves.

Residents can mingle with neighbors and make new friends through numerous activities, clubs, and events. Amorosa hosts special events such as a national night out, annual food drives, casino nights. Residents can also take classes to learn more about first aid and CPR techniques or join in water aerobics, yoga, Zumba, or Pilates.

The Corvalla at Stone Briar – Frisco

Low $700s – Low $1Ms

Upon completion, The Corvalla at Stone Briar in Frisco will contain 121 luxury condo units that range in size from 2,439 to 2,773 square feet.

Master suites can be customized with a variety of materials, allowing owners to personalize their home to their specific style and preferences. Kitchens include high-end appliances such as Sub-Zero refrigerators, under-counter beverage chillers, and Wolf gas ranges. Some units feature fireplaces and all units are designed with private outdoor terraces.

Living in The Corvalla at Stone Briar allows active adults to embrace a truly low-maintenance lifestyle. The community’s condo association takes care of all landscaping needs and upkeep, giving residents more time to pursue their favorite activities. This luxury condo building offers an on-site concierge who is there to help residents maximize all the amenities and services available to them.

Homeowners can use the clubhouse for private parties or mingle with neighbors at holiday gatherings. When it comes to staying active or relaxing with friends, residents can take advantage of a clubhouse, a pool with cabanas, and courtyards with green spaces, fountains, and fire pits.

The Grove at Vintage Oaks – New Braunfels

Mid $300s – High $500s

The Grove at Vintage Oaks is a gated community located inside the master-planned community of Vintage Oaks and surrounded by 100 acres of scenic open space.

Construction began in 2017 with plans for 111 single-family homes upon completion. Since homes within this community are situated on smaller lots, homeowners don’t have as much upkeep to worry about. Active adult homebuyers can choose from many customizable floor plans that offer 2,153 to more than 4,000 square feet.

Residents can pick from a variety of activities and events to participate in all year long, including adult socials, owners wine club, and dinners out on the town. A Labor Day pool party allows neighbors to come together to mark the end of summer while a book club meets regularly, giving book enthusiasts a chance to share insights and bond over favorite authors.

Amberwood at Fall Creek – Humble

Low $200s – High $200s

Amberwood at Fall Creek in Humble offers a variety of Texas homes for sale that range in size from 1,524 to 1,888 square feet. Amberwood is the only enclave of maintenance-free homes within the master-planned community of Fall Creek.

Floor plans for these energy-efficient homes feature foyers, breakfast nooks, and great rooms. Some homes also include a sunroom. No matter what floor plan they choose, active adult homebuyers don’t have to worry about upkeep since the yards are maintenance-free.

Residents can enjoy a rich assortment of amenities, including two 18-hole golf courses, a resort-style activities complex, lighted tennis courts, and a children’s playground. The community also features an aquatic center with a six-lane competition pool along with multiple water amusement features. At a second recreation center, residents can relax at another pool that offers submerged shelves for sunbathing, a cabana, and a jacuzzi.