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    Ever year 55places.com breaks down the numbers to find the best selling communities in the country. This year we're taking it local. We've found the top ten best selling age-restricted and active lifestyle communities in Arizona from July 2017 to June 2018.
    Lennar won a total of nine awards at the 31st Annual Sales and Marketing Gala, one of which was for its active adult community in Barnegat, NJ. Visit 55places.com to read about this homebuilding award and active adult community in New Jersey.

    by Mayra Rocha on April 19th, 20184 Comments

    Developed by national homebuilder Del Webb, Sun City active adult communities have been around since the original Sun City opened in 1960 in Sun City, Arizona. Sun City communities became famous for introducing the active lifestyle concept to retirees who want the most out of their Golden Years.

    by Mayra Rocha on April 10th, 2018No Comments

    Located between Fresno and Los Angeles is the city of Bakersfield in Central California. Bakersfield is known for its sunny weather, distinct Basque cuisine, and is the birthplace of the country music genre known as the Bakersfield sound. The Bakersfield area is also a great retirement destination that is home to several active adult communities with reasonably priced homes.

    by Brad Mitchell on April 6th, 2018No Comments

    For decades, K. Hovnanian has been producing quality homes and active lifestyle communities. One of their most popular brands in that time has been Four Seasons, a collection of active adult communities located across the country. Known for their modern single-family and attached homes, Four Seasons communities have become a hit among active adults. Between resort-style amenities and active lifestyles, homeowners know they’ll enjoy a retirement with modern amenities and an exciting social atmosphere. It’s no surprise that 2017 was another great year for sales of Four Seasons communities. Here are the top selling 55-plus communities according to 55places.com.
    For the third year in a row, 55places.com is excited to announce its list of best-selling active adult communities from across the country. We’ve compiled this list of the best-selling 55+ communities based on the number of sales through 55places.com in the last twelve months, from March 1st of 2017 to February 28th of 2018. This list is based on sales made through our website and does not represent overall sales in any given community. To learn more about our criteria breakdown and methodology, click here.
    Retirees seeking an ultra-luxurious active adult community to settle down in during their Golden Years will have plenty of options to choose from across the country. Popular builders and developers like Del Webb, Minto, and Shea Homes have been keeping up with the demand of 55+ buyers who want lavish amenities, beautiful home designs, superb golf courses, multiple pools, sports courts, and magnificent outdoor spaces that resemble five-star vacation resorts.

    by Karl Schuster on December 21st, 20175 Comments

    55places.com is pleased to announce that Valencia Lakes by GL Homes is our 2017 active adult community of the year. The active adult community of the year is awarded to a development that makes substantial improvements to the quality of life of its residents, whether it be through opening clubhouses, offering new home models, or substantively expanding their clubs and activities.

    by Riley Ubben on December 13th, 2017No Comments

    Florida’s “Nature Coast” is known for its large expanse of unspoiled wilderness. While you can find beaches, the Central Gulf Coast really shines when it comes to the state parks and wildlife preserves, which outdoor enthusiasts adore. This area also contains plenty of golf courses and golf communities, one of which is the spectacular 55+ community of Timber Pines in Spring Hill, FL. Located just east of the Weeki Wachee Preserve, an expansive destination for hiking, boating, and birdwatching, Timber Pines is a gated 55+ community with a long list of its own amenities enjoyed exclusively by its residents.

    by Karl Schuster on November 28th, 20176 Comments

    One of the great joys of retirement is finally having the time to devote to beloved hobbies, pastimes, and outdoor activities along with being able to explore new pursuits and interests. Active adult communities throughout the country provide an ideal setting for homeowners to enjoy their passions with many clubs, organizations, interest groups, and amenities that are as diverse and vibrant as the residents themselves.

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