If you’re looking for your next home in 2020, you’ll want to stay up-to-date on active adult community news and real estate trends. That’s why 55places.com regularly features new information about active adult communities in retirement destinations across the country. To help you find your next active adult community, we compiled a list of all the communities recently added to 55places.com.
The list of active adult communities added to 55places.com in February includes both new and resale communities. The "New Construction" section includes brand-new developments as well as those with new and resale homes for sale, while the "Resale" section consists of well-established communities with resale homes for sale.
This month’s list features new construction communities in Florida, North Carolina, and New Jersey as well as many well-established resale communities in Florida, South Carolina, and California. Keep reading to explore the 44 active adult communities added to 55places.com in February 2020.
Mid $400s - Low $700s
Construction began in 2015 on Avery Square, a gated active lifestyle community with plans for 82 single-family homes. With a homeowners' association (HOA) that covers lawn care and landscaping, the community offers both new and resale homes for sale that range from 1,825 to 3,307 square feet.
Low $800s - Low $1Ms
Located about 35 miles northeast of Jacksonville and less than half a mile from the Atlantic Coast, the gated active lifestyle community Golfside At Summer Beach offers a luxury, low-maintenance lifestyle near the ocean. The amenities consist of an outdoor pool and access to a semi-private golf course.
High $100s - Mid $5Ms
With plans for 4,000 single-family and condominium homes upon completion, the Moorings development offers an amenity-rich lifestyle thanks to the Moorings Country Club, which provides an 18-hole golf course, a restaurant, and a clubhouse as well as social activities and events. With easy access to the Gulf of Mexico, residents can keep their boats and water recreation vehicles at the community boat docks.
High $200s - High $1Ms
At Oyster Bay in Naples, active adults can find a variety of new and resale single-family, attached, and condominium homes for sale. Located along Naples Bay, the amenities feature boat docks, heated outdoor pools and patios, and tennis and shuffleboard courts. Naples Bay connects directly to the Gulf of Mexico, allowing residents to enjoy water recreation.
Mid $1Ms - High $1Ms
Sunset Pointe at Collany Key is a new luxury condominium community in Tierra Verde, which is about 20 minutes from Tampa and St. Petersburg. Under construction since 2019, the 12 luxury floor plans range from 2,721 to 2,939 square feet. The resort-style amenities feature a clubhouse, a fitness center, a pool, a spa, a kayak launch, a sunset pavilion, and more.
High $200s - Low $300s
Active adults who want to live near Daytona Beach have a new affordable option with Westport Reserve in Port Orange. The community offers single-family homes in an active lifestyle community with a variety of amenities, such as an outdoor pool, a patio, walking trails, and nature preserves. In addition to living 15 minutes from downtown Daytona Beach, residents can drive to Daytona International Airport in 10 minutes.
High $200s - High $300s
Builder Meritage Homes recently began construction on Canopy Creek, an up-and-coming active lifestyle community in Denver, North Carolina. Located 25 miles from Charlotte and 5 miles from Lake Norman, the community plans to include 152 single-family homes with floor plans ranging from 1,591 to 2,694 square feet.
Low $300s - Mid $300s
Coming soon to the suburbs of Charlotte, The Courtyards on Lawyers Road is a new 55+ community from builder Epcon Communities with plans for 146 single-family homes. The resort-style amenities will include a clubhouse with a fitness center, an outdoor pool, a patio, pickleball and bocce ball courts, and walking trails.
High $200s - Mid $300s
In 2020, builder D.R. Horton broke ground on Crossings at Delanco Station, a new 55+ community with plans for 105 single-family homes. In addition to desirable floor plans and sought-after outdoor amenities, the community will offer a convenient location surrounded by restaurants, bars, and shops. Philadelphia will be just 40 miles away.
High $200s - Mid $600s
With 200 low-maintenance condominium homes, Admiralty House in Marco Island provides residents with a sought-after lock-and-leave lifestyle near the beaches of the Gulf Coast. The resort-style outdoor amenities include a swimming pool, a patio, tiki huts, a barbecue area, and athletic courts for tennis and bocce. A social room hosts neighborhood gatherings and events.
Low $200s - Low $300s
The active lifestyle community Baywood Colony, located on the shores of Little Sarasota Bay, consists of attached and condominium homes with access to amenities. The community also hosts a variety of activities, clubs, classes, and events, including holiday celebrations, neighborhood dinners, beach barbecues, ladies’ lunches, and Thirsty Thursdays.
Low $200s - Low $600s
Built from 2001 to 2005, Bridgewater Bay consists of 524 single-family and condominium homes offering a low-maintenance lifestyle thanks to an HOA that takes care of landscaping and lawn care. The resort-style amenities include an expansive clubhouse, an outdoor pool, and a patio as well as RV and boat parking and storage.
Low $300s - Mid $400s
Broadview Condominiums is a well-established 55+ community in Tequesta with 120 condominium homes. The waterfront location along the Atlantic Coast surrounds residents with outdoor recreation opportunities and miles of beaches. The entertainment, nightlife, and restaurants of West Palm Beach can be accessed within 30 minutes.
Mid $100s - Low $500s
With 1,699 single-family and condominium homes built by Pulte Homes, the gated community of Colonial Country Club offers a resort lifestyle. The amenities feature an 18-hole golf course, a clubhouse, a restaurant, a fitness center, a pool, a patio, athletic courts, and walking and biking trails.
Mid $400s - Mid $900s
The active lifestyle community Crescent Beach consists of 117 condominium homes along the western coast of Marco Island, providing easy access to miles of coastline along the Gulf of Mexico. In addition to floor plans ranging from 1,020 to 2,040 square feet, residents have access to amenities such as a clubhouse, a fitness center, and an outdoor pool.
High $100s - Mid $200s
Active adults looking for resale homes in Delray Beach should explore the options at Delray Villas, a 55+ community with single-family and attached homes. The numerous amenities at Delray Villas include two clubhouses, a fitness center, multipurpose gathering spaces, a heated swimming pool, a patio, and athletic courts.
Mid $300s - Mid $500s
In the popular Ocala area of Central Florida, El Dorado is a gated community with single-family homes ranging from 2,676 to 5,131 square feet with three to five bedrooms, three to four bathrooms, and attached one- or two-car garages. Many homes feature master suites, dens, outdoor kitchens, and living rooms with fireplaces.
High $200s - High $400s
The tight-knit Fisherman’s Cove community consists of just 85 attached homes within a gated neighborhood setting. The community offers lakefront homes and amenities such as boat launches, an outdoor pool, and a patio. Residents can visit Jacksonville within 30 minutes and the beaches of the Atlantic Coast within just a few minutes.
Mid $100s - Mid $200s
At Greentree Villas in Boynton Beach, active adults can find affordable attached homes. The ranch-style homes range from about 1,400 to 1,500 square feet with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and attached one-car garages. The HOA takes care of exterior and interior home maintenance, giving residents more leisure time to enjoy hobbies and social outings.
High $300s - High $600s
On Marco Island, an island in Southwest Florida near Naples, active adults can find many active adult communities, including Gulfview. This community consists of 265 condominium homes ranging from 1,071 to 1,240 square feet. The amenities include private beachfront access, a heated outdoor pool and patio, a fitness center, and athletic courts.
Mid $300s - Mid $1Ms
The luxury gated community Hawksridge consists of just 94 single-family and attached homes. The single-family homes tend to range from 2,800 to 3,500 square feet, while the attached homes range from 1,990 to 2,580 square feet. Luxury features in some homes include spacious master suites, private lanais, private pools and spas, and vaulted ceilings.
Mid $500s - High $1Ms
Located just six miles from the Atlantic Coast and 20 miles from Palm Beach, Heritage Oaks puts residents within easy reach of many recreation opportunities and local attractions. The gated waterfront community on the Loxahatchee River consists of 200 single-family homes with spacious floor plans and resort-style amenities.
Holiday Island consists of 70 condominium homes that overlook Tampa Bay, putting residents within 15 minutes of St. Petersburg and within 30 minutes of the international airport. The condo homes range from 665 to 870 square feet, making them ideal for snowbirds. Residents also enjoy amenities such as a clubhouse, a fitness center, an outdoor pool, and a marina.
High $100s - Mid $400s
With single-family, attached, and condominium homes, the gated active lifestyle community Hunters Ridge offers a range of floor plans to explore. The desirable amenities include an 18-hole golf course, a clubhouse, a fitness center, a pool, and athletic courts. Residents can participate in social events like holiday parties, movie nights, and neighborhood dinners.
Mid $400s - Mid $500s
Built from 2006 to 2015, Isla De Mai offers spacious single-family homes within an active lifestyle community. The homes range from 2,100 to 3,000 square feet with three to five bedrooms, two or three bathrooms, and attached two-car garages. The amenities include a clubhouse, a fitness center, an outdoor pool, a patio, and walking trails.
Low $200s - High $200s
Residents of Lakeside in Naples enjoy living in a gated community with homes that offer scenic lake views and a low-maintenance lifestyle. With a range of floor plans, the community consists of 396 single-family, attached, and condominium homes. The community also supports an active lifestyle with a variety of amenities and social activities.
Low $100s - High $100s
The affordable condominium homes at Legends at St. Johns at World Golf Village range from 754 to 1,394 square feet with one to three bedrooms and one to three bathrooms. The gated community consists of 300 condominium homes total. Residents enjoy access to private neighborhood amenities as well as the world-class amenities found throughout World Golf Village.
Low $400s - Low $800s
The gated active lifestyle community Longshore Lake provides an array of amenities, including a clubhouse with a restaurant and bar, an outdoor pool and patio, a two-and-a-half-mile walking trail, and boating and fishing lakes. Along with these resort-style amenities, the community offers spacious single-family homes that range from about 1,771 to 3,059 square feet.
Mid $100s - Low $1Ms
The gated active lifestyle community Naples Bath and Tennis Club consists of 516 single-family and condominium homes. The extensive amenities feature a clubhouse with a fitness center and a restaurant as well as two outdoor pools, patios, and spas. The grounds feature 38 tennis courts and an on-site pro shop.
Mid $300s - High $1Ms
Naples Bay Resort is a resort-style condominium community. With amenities such as an exercise room, a day spa, a bar and restaurant, tennis courts, and five outdoor pools, residents can enjoy a laid-back lifestyle. The luxury condo homes range from 1,307 to 3,286 square feet with two or three bedrooms and two to four bathrooms.
High $700s - Low $1Ms
Located on Jupiter Island, which boats white sandy beaches and boating opportunities, Ocean Towers connects residents with some of the best that a Southeast Florida retirement has to offer. Along with 42 luxury condo homes, the exclusive community offers amenities such as a fitness center, a sauna, an outdoor pool, and a patio.
Low $400s - High $1Ms
Completed in 2019, the gated active lifestyle community Olde Cypress consists of 550 single-family homes in Naples. With several membership options available, the amenities include a clubhouse with a fitness room, a business center, a restaurant, and a spa. The outdoor amenities include an 18-hole golf course, a pool, a patio, and athletic courts.
Mid $200s - Mid $400s
Located within World Golf Village in Saint Augustine, The Residences at World Golf Village consists of just 78 condominium homes with views of the fairways. Residents of this exclusive gated community have access to private amenities such as a clubhouse with a fitness center and an outdoor pool. The world-class amenities throughout World Golf Village include several golf courses, seven restaurants, and the World Golf Hall of Fame.
High $200s - High $700s
The luxury South Seas Club Condominiums community consists of four oceanfront condominium buildings with 430 condo homes in several floor plans. The community offers a variety of amenities such as a fitness center, gathering spaces, outdoor pools and patios, and athletic courts. Residents can also take advantage of bike storage, fishing and boat rentals, a marina, and private beach access.
Low $200s - Mid $300s
Tarpon Cove is a gated active lifestyle community in Naples with condominium homes for sale. In addition to private amenities, such as a community center, three heated pools, and several fishing lakes, residents can also join the Tarpon Cove Yacht and Racquet Club, which offers a clubhouse, a fitness center, a tiki bar, and beach shuttle service.
Mid $300s - Mid $4Ms
With two 18-hole golf courses, a fitness center, a spa, and a restaurant, the gated active lifestyle community Tiburon provides residents with abundant amenities. The community offers both single-family and condominium homes across several neighborhoods with many spacious luxury homes available.
High $200s - Mid $300s
The location of Turnberry at St. Johns in Saint Augustine puts residents within easy reach of Orlando, Daytona Beach, and Jacksonville, connecting active adults to some of the best entertainment and recreation options in Florida. The active lifestyle community consists of 217 single-family homes alongside community amenities.
Low $200s - Low $300s
At the active lifestyle community Wiggins Lakes & Preserves, which consists of 212 condominium homes, the amenities include a clubhouse, a fitness center, a library, and multipurpose gathering spaces. The outdoor amenities feature two pools, patios, and an athletic court for tennis and pickleball. The community also hosts activities, clubs, and classes.
Mid $200s - Low $4Ms
Windstar is a gated active lifestyle community with 554 single-family, attached, and condominium homes. The amenities feature a 33,000-square-foot clubhouse, a fitness center, a golf course, tennis courts, and a private beachfront club. Every single-family home and neighborhood within Windstar has its own private pool and cabana.
High $600s - Mid $700s
The desirable Morgan Hill area located near Silicon Valley and 25 miles south of San Jose provides an abundance of housing options, including 55+ communities such as Buena Vista. This exclusive age-restricted community consists of just 32 attached homes that range from 1,350 to 1,450 square feet with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and attached two-car garages.
High $800s - Mid $1Ms
With 36 single-family homes, Connemara offers an exclusive 55+ lifestyle in Morgan Hill. The spacious ranch-style homes range from 1,582 to 2,780 square feet with two or three bedrooms, two to three-and-a-half bathrooms, and attached two- or three-car garages. The homes also provide features such as open-concept layouts, master suites, private outdoor living spaces, and guest suites.
Low $500s - High $500s
With a clubhouse, a fitness center, and an outdoor pool, Cottage Green provides an amenity-rich lifestyle for active adults looking for homes for sale in Morgan Hill. This gated 55+ community consists of 117 single-family homes, and the HOA takes care of front lawn care, providing residents with a low-maintenance lifestyle.
Mid $200s - High $500s
Woodland Estates is a 55+ community with some of the more affordable homes for sale in Morgan Hill. The age-restricted community consists of 285 manufactured homes that range from approximately 1,100 to 1,650 square feet. Residents can participate in several social activities and enjoy a range of amenities, including a clubhouse, a fitness center, a library, an outdoor pool, a patio, and athletic courts.
Below $100k - Low $100s
Located in the desirable Myrtle Beach area of South Carolina, Covenant Towers is a 55+ community with 159 condominium homes within a few blocks of the beach. The convenient amenities include a coffee shop, a salon, a library, a craft and game room, an outdoor pool, a patio, a community garden, and walking paths. The activities and clubs include bingo, bridge, yoga, and water aerobics.