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2012 

Paramount Escapes Ocean Breeze is a newer active adult community offering small town charm with convenient access to big city amenities. Located in Manahawkin, New Jersey, this gated community is approximately 90 minutes from either New York City or Philadelphia. Closer to home, just outside the ...
03/31/2012
For generations, Florida has been known as the top retirement state. Active adult communities are abundant, there are favorable tax laws for retirees and census data shows a high percentage of residents over the age of 65. Yet several other states have recently begun to give Florida some serious ...
03/30/2012
Enjoy one of the most beautiful climates in the entire country at Casta Del Sol in Mission Viejo, California. With nearly 300 days of sunshine and fantastic temperatures averaging between 60 and 85 degrees, it’s always a beautiful day in this Southern California 55+ community. Casta Del Sol is a ...
03/29/2012
Tucked amidst towering trees and mature landscaping in Chapel Hill, North Carolina is the 55+ community of Chapelwood. This small community is planned for just 69 single-family homes and is being built by Hagood Homes. It is set within the larger master-planned Downing Creek community. This exclu...
03/28/2012
Just when you thought 55Places.com couldn’t get any better, we did. A few weeks ago, we announced our new rating and review system which lets readers offer feedback for any of our community listings. This step was planned to help you more easily find the most comprehensive information on active a...
03/26/2012
Edgewater by Del Webb is a fantastic Illinois active adult community on the far west side of Elgin, Illinois. The location of Edgewater can’t be beat with everyday amenities, major retailers, restaurants, recreation and major expressways all just minutes from the community. Residents appreciate t...
03/25/2012
Sun Lakes is a sprawling resort-style active adult community offering an endless array of amenities and homes to fit nearly every budget. Robson Communities completed this magnificent Arizona retirement destination designed with five country club style neighborhoods each offering their own golf c...
03/25/2012
Springfield at Whitney Oaks is an active adult community by Pulte Homes in Rocklin, California.  Built between 1998 and 2003, this intimate sized community of 868 homes offers stunning views of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the Sutter Buttes and the Sacramento Valley. Springfield is a gated 55+ co...
03/24/2012
Anyone involved in real estate knows that we are currently in a buyers’ market. There are many homes for sale, and, while they are selling, they aren’t selling quickly. This makes it a great time for those looking to buy, but a frustrating experience if you have a home that just won’t sell. If yo...
03/22/2012
In the heart of Southern California is Four Seasons at Hemet. This luxurious active adult community was built by K. Hovnanian between 2003 and 2011.  Today it is a completed 55+ community with 1,106 single-family style homes featuring gorgeous architecture, beautiful scenic surroundings and world...
03/22/2012
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