In Southern Utah, SunRiver at St. George is an impressive active adult community with sweeping mountain views, resort-style amenities, and high-quality single-family homes. The community currently offers both new construction and resale homes and welcomes homebuyers aged 55+.
As one of the country’s fastest-growing areas, St. George is popular with both vacationers and active adult retirees. The metropolitan area includes nearly 120,000 residents and St. George is currently listed as the eighth-largest city in Utah. Retirees are attracted to the area’s climate, geography, and attractions.
Some relocate as permanent residents, while some snowbirds prefer to buy a second home in St. George. SunRiver at St. George is located just five miles from downtown St. George, which features shopping districts, medical facilities, entertainment venues, and a municipal airport. The Mojave Desert lies just to the south and active adults can also enjoy the natural beauty of nearby attractions like Zion National Park and Lake Powell.
SunRiver at St. George Amenities
Within the SunRiver at St. George community, potential homebuyers are sure to be impressed by the numerous amenities and diverse social clubs. The 29,000 square foot clubhouse includes many resort-style features. The NewLife Fitness Center has high-end exercise equipment, an aerobics studio, and an indoor lap pool. The large ballroom is ideal for community events, while hobby and game rooms let residents enjoy arts and crafts, woodworking, painting, ceramics, card games, and other activities.
Just outside of the clubhouse, the amenities continue with sports courts for several activities. Residents can enjoy pickleball, tennis, shuffleboard, and lawn bowling. The outdoor swimming pool is a popular amenity during the summer months when a quick dip is the perfect way to cool off. Of course, the outdoor amenities also include a preferred rate for residents at the SunRiver at St. George 18-hole golf course.
SunRiver at St. George Homes & Real Estate
When it comes to residences, the single-family homes in SunRiver at St. George are thoughtfully designed by developer Darcy Stewart to meet the needs of many different residents. According to local real estate expert Jim Caster, SunRiver currently has approximately 1,600 completed homes. The community plans include homesites for 2,200 residences.
In SunRiver, twenty different floor plans give homebuyers many choices, and additional options let them semi-customize their own dream homes. While the Design Center has many optional upgrades, Jim tells us that flooring, counters, and cabinets are the most popular upgrades. “By far, the most common flooring is an upgraded tile,” he says. “Solid surface counters are standard, but the most popular upgrade is granite counters. Oak cabinets are also standard, and upgrades are common, although the wood selected varies widely.”
Whether buying new construction or resale home, active adults are sure to enjoy living at Sun River at St. George. The community easily appeals to active adults with its fabulous scenery, resort-style amenities, and beautifully-designed homes.