Retirement Planning Resources
55places has cultivated everything you need to know about retirement planning. Below, you’ll find retirement guides for our most popular states, general information about 55+ communities, all the awards we’ve handed out over the past year, and ways you can enjoy retirement outside of the community. Take a look and you’ll find all your retirement planning needs.
State Retirement Guides
- Retirement Guide to Arizona
- Retirement Guide to California
- Retirement Guide to Florida
- Retirement Guide to Illinois
- Retirement Guide to New Jersey
- Retirement Guide to New York
- Retirement Guide to North Carolina
- Retirement Guide to Pennsylvania
- Retirement Guide to South Carolina
- Retirement Guide to Texas
55+ Community Info
- Active Adult vs. Age-Restricted: What is the Difference?
- How Do I Buy a home in an Active Adult Community?
- Retirement Communities: What Are the Differences?
- The Benefits of Living in a 55+ Community
- The 55places Guide to Active Adult Community Rentals
- What Are Lot Fees in 55+ Communities?
- Pitfalls to Avoid When Choosing a 55+ Community
- Can My Children Inherit My Home in a 55+ Community?
- What Happens When Your Age-Restricted Community Goes All Ages?
- How to Choose the Right Retirement Community for You
- The 55 Best 55+ Active Adult Communities of 2019
- The 50 Best-Selling Active Adult Communities of 2019
- The Most Popular Active Adult Communities of 2019
- The 25 Best Value Communities of 2019
- The Best Coming Soon 55+ Communities of 2019
- The Most Affordable Places to Retire in 2019
- The 10 Best New Communities of 2019
- The 20 Best Places to Retire in 2018
Active Adult Info
- The Active Adult Guide to River Cruises
- The Active Adult Guide to Online Dating
- The Best Travel Apps and Sites for Your Next Trip
- Why Bicycling is Such a Great Active for Active Adults
- The Active Adult Guide to Cannabis
- The Best Video Games for Active Adults
- Visiting 55+ Communities on Your Spring Training Trip
- Pickleball: Everything You Need to Know About America's Fastest-Growing Sport
- The Beginners Guide to Yoga for Active Adults
- Everything You Need to Know About Bocce
- Stretch Studios: The Next Fitness Trend Among Retirees
- Budget Vacation Ideas Every Retiree Should Know
- The Active Adult Guide to Downsizing Homes
- The Best States for Retirement Taxes
- How to Decide Which State to Retire