Living in a 55+ community with an on-site fitness center makes it all the easier to work out. When you commit to exercising regularly, whether you enjoy jogging, swimming, yoga, or other activities, you can enjoy many health benefits. Most active adults should aim for at least two and a half hours of moderate aerobic exercise every week, according to the American Academy of Family Physicians.
If you want to stay in Texas or you’re thinking about moving to the Lone Star State, you’ll find a wide assortment of Texas homes for sale in communities with impressive fitness centers. Read on to explore five Texas 55+ communities with some of the best fitness centers in the state.
High $100s – Low $1Ms
As the largest active adult community in Texas, Sun City Texas offers an abundance of amenities, including a 20,000-square-foot fitness center. Inside this state-of-the-art workout facility, residents can take advantage of the latest high-end weight-training and cardiovascular equipment. The fitness center also includes an indoor walking track and an indoor pool and spa as well as aerobics and dance studios where homeowners can participate in yoga, Pilates, and aerobics.
Active adult homebuyers can browse new and resale homes within Sun City Texas. Del Webb started the community in 1995, offering several dozen floor plans that range from 940 to more than 3,000 square feet. With single-family and attached duplex homes available, active adult homebuyers can choose the best style, size, and price point for their needs and budget.
Mid $200s – High $700s
Residents of Robson Ranch - Texas can stay physically fit without leaving their community. This active adult golf course community in Denton features The Pinnacle, a state-of-the-art fitness center that offers the latest weight-training and cardiovascular equipment. Residents have full use of a large weight and cardio room, an indoor lap pool, a whirlpool, saunas, and an indoor gymnasium with a full basketball court. The court can also be used for pickleball and volleyball.
Outdoor amenities include a resort-style pool as well as six lighted tennis courts and pickleball courts. Robson Ranch - Texas also contains a par-72, 18-hole golf course that appeals to golfers of all skill levels.
With single-family and attached homes available in 25 floor plans, Robson Ranch - Texas offers active adult homebuyers a number of options. Residences range in size from 1,413 to 2,950 square feet and feature open kitchens, sizeable outdoor living space, and ample great rooms. Upon completion, this Dallas-Fort Worth community will contain approximately 7,200 homes.
Low $300s – Low $500s
At Kissing Tree, working out is fun. This 55+ community in San Marcos contains a 20-acre amenity campus that serves as the community’s social and physical hub. Residents can enjoy a fully stocked fitness center, an indoor pool, eight pickleball courts, six bocce ball courts, horseshoe pits, a golf driving range, an 18-hole putting course, a semi-private 18-hole golf course, and 15 miles of walking and biking trails.
Brookfield Residential plans to construct 3,200 residences in Kissing Tree. Available in 18 floor plans, homes range in size from 1,424 to 3,398 square feet. Models feature a range of options such as outdoor living spaces, generous storage space, casitas, and gourmet kitchens.
4. Frisco Lakes - Frisco, TX
Mid $200s – High $700s
Situated 30 miles north of Dallas along the shores of Lake Lewisville, Frisco Lakes gives residents access to a 28,000-square-foot Village Center and Sports Complex. Here, homeowners can enjoy a state-of-the-art fitness center featuring the latest cardiovascular and strength-training equipment. They can also exercise at the aerobics and dance studio or take an invigorating walk along the indoor walking track. Those who enjoy exercising outdoors can take advantage of four tennis courts, four bocce ball courts, and miles of walking and biking trails.
Those seeking homes for sale in Texas near Dallas will find several single-family floor plans available in Frisco Lakes. Upon completion, this golf course community will contain nearly 3,000 homes that are designed with active adults in mind. Residences feature spacious great rooms, sizeable outdoor living space, and gourmet kitchens. Many homes feature views of the golf course, Lake Lewisville, or green belts.
High $100s – Low $500s
Started in 2011, Del Webb Sweetgrass allows residents to pursue an active lifestyle without leaving their community. This 55+ community in Richmond contains a 27,000-square-foot recreation center where homeowners can stay physically and socially engaged. Fitness programming includes Zumba, yoga, and Pilates in the aerobics center or residents can work out on their own at the fitness center or indoor lap pool. Outdoor exercise options include tennis, pickleball, and bocce ball in addition to a resort-style pool and walking trails.
Slated to contain 1,500 single-family homes upon completion, Del Webb Sweetgrass offers three series for new buyers to explore: Garden, Classic, and Estate. Each model is available with a choice of three exterior facades. Active adult homebuyers who desire water views or green space views can choose from a selection of premium lots.