texas active adult communities: Sun City Texas by Del Webb, Georgetown, Texas Active Adult Living - 09/11/11 07:03 AM
Just 35 miles north of Austin sits Sun City Texas by Del Webb. This sprawling 55+ community is set on 5,300 acres in the beautiful Texas hill country. Residents enjoy the charm of small-town living yet are just minutes from everything. Sun City Texas opened in 1995 and is planned for 7,500 homes upon completion making it the largest active adult community in Texas.As one of the most popular 55+ communities in Texas, Sun City offers an endless array of amenities and the famous Del Webb lifestyle. There is so much to do within the community, residents hardly ever need to … (0 comments)

texas active adult communities: Frisco Lakes by Del Webb, Frisco, Texas Active Adult - 08/28/11 03:47 AM

Frisco Lakes is a Del Webb community set in the popular Texas town of Frisco. Just 30 miles north of Dallas, this highly sought after location offers everything you could ever need just minutes from home. Since opening in 2006, Frisco Lakes has become one of the most popular 55+ communities in Texas offering attractive ranch homes priced from the mid $100’s. Today, interested buyers can select from Del Webb’s new construction homes or choose a nicely cared for resale home.
With 25 different floor plans to choose from it’s easy to find the perfect home at Frisco Lakes … (0 comments)

texas active adult communities: Houston, Texas – A Hot New Retirement Spot - 07/23/11 02:48 AM
While the state of Texas has been gaining popularity with retirees, the city of Houston has been largely overlooked as a retirement destination. That may be changing as more 55+ community developers move into the area, and active adults discover many reasons to give Houston a second look.
As the largest city in Texas, and the fourth largest city in the United States, Houston certainly has plenty to offer. Shopping, dining and cultural opportunities are endless. The city boasts a wide range of performing arts venues, such as the Wortham Center and the Hobbie Center for the Performing Arts. The city … (1 comments)

texas active adult communities: Retreat at Craig Ranch, McKinney, Texas - 07/04/11 07:59 AM

The Retreat at Craig Ranch is a new, age-targeted community in McKinney, Texas. Open to residents of all ages, this elegant neighborhood of just 166 estate homes if mostly appealing to the discerning active adult homebuyer. The Retreat is one portion of the larger, master-planned golf course community known as Craig Ranch.
Craig Ranch is a unique community built around a convenient town center and featuring a beautiful golf course, green spaces, wide walkways and narrow streets. There is even a convenient vintage trolley bus offering residents rides to wherever they want to go within the community.
The clubhouse at … (0 comments)

texas active adult communities: Heritage Oaks, Georgetown, Texas active adult - 06/12/11 03:40 PM
Heritage Oaks, in Georgetown, Texas is a stunning Texas active adult community of beautifully designed custom homes by Jimmy Jacobs. This exclusive community of finely crafted homes is situated on a gorgeous piece of property surrounded by mature trees and meticulous landscaping. Heritage Oaks is planned for just 398 custom, single-family homes for discerning homebuyers age 55 and better.
The community opened in 2004 and today offers a limited supply of resale homes as well as new construction opportunities. Since the homes are all custom designed, no two homes are alike in this prestigious active adult community. The homes range in … (0 comments)

texas active adult communities: Windsor Hills, The Woodlands, Texas Active Adult - 05/14/11 02:24 PM
The Woodlands is a sprawling master-planned community about 40 miles north of Houston, Texas. Within this large community is a private retreat for adults age 55, better known as Windsor Hills. The Windsor Hills community offers lush mature landscaping and tree-lined streets with elegant homes. Nature enthusiasts will appreciate the attention-to-detail throughout the community in terms of the beautiful landscaped front and back yards.
Windsor Hills is an intimate sized Texas active adult community with just 473 homes. Built by Lennar between 1999 and 2002, the community is sold-out of new construction yet still offers a nice selection of well cared … (1 comments)

texas active adult communities: Sun City Texas by Del Webb, Georgetown, Texas - 04/22/11 02:52 PM
The largest active adult community in Texas of course boasts the largest collection of world-class amenities. Sun City Texas by Del Webb in Georgetown, Texas is located 35 miles north of Austin. Georgetown offers wonderful shopping, dining and outdoor recreation just minutes from home. The city of Austin is only 30 minutes away offering a vibrant nightlight, museums, cultural attractions and entertainment hotspots.
Del Webb opened Sun City Texas in 1995. The community sits on 5,300 acres of land and is planned for 7,500 homes upon completion. Today buyers can select from either new construction or resale homes priced from the … (0 comments)

texas active adult communities: Texas – The Next Retirement Mecca? - 04/14/11 08:22 AM
A study by the North Carolina Center for Creative Retirement (NCCCR) once listed Texas as the number two retirement destination in the country. In November 2007, the Los Angeles Times declared Texas to be the next retirement mecca. What is it that draws retirees to the Lone Star state?
There are many things that active adults look for in a retirement destination. Some of the most common criteria include a desirable climate, affordable housing, a low cost of living, great health care and plenty of local activities. For those who prefer age-restricted living, exceptional active adult communities are also an important … (2 comments)

texas active adult communities: Hill Country Retreat by Del Webb, San Antonio, Texas - 04/01/11 08:57 AM
Historic San Antonio, Texas is most famous for being home to the Alamo and for its beautiful downtown Riverwalk. Those who know the area appreciate the distinct historic charm, the premiere shopping and dining, exciting professional sports teams, wonderful museums and theme parks, amazing golf and award winning health-care facilities. Texas active adults in search of an ideal 55+ community will want to visit Hill Country Retreat by Del Webb. This luxury community of nearly 2,000 finely crafted homes is ideally located just 20 minutes from downtown San Antonio.
Open to residents age 55 and better, Hill Country Retreat opened in … (2 comments)

texas active adult communities: Sweetgrass by Del Webb, Richmond, Texas - 03/16/11 12:20 PM
The highly anticipated Del Webb community of Sweetgrass recently celebrated its official grand opening. February 2011 marked this special event in the town of Richmond, Texas. Sweetgrass Del Webb is a gated community situated on 500 acres just southwest of Houston and features a natural creek winding throughout the community, a 50-acre lake and 4 miles of walking paths.
The location of Sweetgrass offers easy access to downtown Houston yet the setting features scenic Texas beauty. Residents will enjoy the wonderful amenities just minutes away in downtown Richmond and Sugar Land. Both areas are known for their fantastic shopping, dining, entertainment … (0 comments)

texas active adult communities: Heritage Grand at Cinco Ranch, Katy, Texas - 02/26/11 02:47 AM
Cinco Ranch is a master planned community located in the suburban town of Katy, Texas. Within this sprawling community is Heritage Grand, open to residents age 55 and better. Heritage Grand is built by Lennar and Village Builders and offers both single-family homes and duplex style homes. The town of Katy is a quickly growing area less than 30 miles west of Houston. Being conveniently located to two major expressways allows for easy access. The area is home to several major hospitals and attractions such as an orchestra, performing arts center, recreation center and more.
The homes at this Texas active … (0 comments)

texas active adult communities: Heritage Ranch, Fairview, Texas - 01/30/11 02:27 PM
Heritage Ranch is an active adult community for those age 50 and better. Located northeast of Dallas in Fairview, Texas, Heritage Ranch is one of the most sought after golf and resort style 55+ communities in Texas. Built between 2000 and 2008, the community was co-developed by K. Hovnanian (Goodman) and Village Builders (Lennar). The community boasts an ideal location close to world-class health-care, cultural centers, museums, national retailers, outlets, boutique shops, golf and fabulous dining.
Past the dramatic community entry with an impressive gatehouse is the fabulous collection of amenities. A 24,000 square foot clubhouse is home to a fitness … (0 comments)

texas active adult communities: Windsor Hills, The Woodlands, Texas - 12/28/10 02:06 AM
The great state of Texas is known for grand living and elegant architecture. The Windsor Hills active adult community set in The Woodlands of Texas is a prime example of a stunningly beautiful active adult community. The Windsor Hill community boasts elegant homes with traditional brick exteriors, mature landscaping and private backyards. The Woodlands is a larger master-planned community 40 miles north of Houston, Texas. The community was meticulously designed to make the most of the existing forests of tall pines and lovely native yaupons. Nature lovers will appreciate the beautiful curb appeal, the wonderful backyards and lush landscape.
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texas active adult communities: Frisco Lakes by Del Webb, Frisco, Texas - 12/07/10 01:35 AM
Frisco, Texas is just 30 miles north of Dallas and is one of the fastest growing suburbs of the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Residents are drawn to its low cost of living, ideal climate, rich culture and wonderful local amenities. Del Webb opened its Frisco Lakes community in 2006 and it has enjoyed wonderful success thanks to its ideal location, charming homes and world-class amenities. Within minutes of the community residents enjoy fantastic shopping, fine dining, outdoor recreation, sports venues and more.
Frisco Lakes by Del Webb is a large resort-style active adult community planned for 2,400 homes upon completion. The community … (0 comments)

texas active adult communities: Heritage Towne Lake, Cypress, Texas - 11/21/10 03:28 AM
Just 25 miles northwest of Houston, Texas is Heritage Towne Lake, an active adult community for those age 55 and better. This unique lake-front community started construction in 2007 by K. Hovnanian and is now operated by Village Builders/Lennar. Set in the town of Cypress, residents enjoy local amenities including fantastic shopping, dining, entertainment and outdoor recreation. The popular Cy-Fair region in which Heritage Towne Lake is popular for its excellent public golf courses, the local Lone Star College, top medical facilities and a wonderful public library just minutes from the community. Nearby Houston just a short drive from this popular … (0 comments)

texas active adult communities: Hill Country Retreat by Del Webb, San Antonio, Texas - 11/09/10 10:53 AM
Historic San Antonio is famous for its unique attractions including the Alamo and the Riverwalk as well as fantastic shopping and dining, golf, medical facilities, professional sports teams and more. Del Webb opened its first and only active adult community in San Antonio, Texas in 2006. Del Webb’s Hill Country Retreat is planned for nearly 2,000 finely crafted single-family ranch style homes set amidst a wonderful collection of world-class amenities. Residents enjoy a fantastic San Antonio location and a luxurious community entrance featuring cascading waterfalls and mature oak trees.
Set in the beauty of the San Antonio countryside, Hill Country Retreat … (1 comments)

texas active adult communities: Sun City Texas by Del Webb, Georgetown, Texas - 10/28/10 04:25 PM
Planned for over 7,500 homes, Sun City Texas by Del Webb is one of the largest active adult communities in Texas and one of the most popular. Today homebuyers can choose from new construction resale homes priced from the low $100’s to the high $600’s. There are a wide variety of home options available including several dozen floor plans in both single family style and attached duplex style. Every Del Webb floor plan has been thoughtfully designed for today’s active adult homeowner and include spacious living spaces, relaxing master suites and options for gourmet kitchens, spa-like bathrooms and outdoor living spaces. … (0 comments)

texas active adult communities: Active Adult Communities Near Dallas - 10/10/10 02:54 PM
Did you know that Texas is the number two retirement destination in the country behind Florida? That’s right! Texas grabbed the number two spot ahead of popular retirement states such as Arizona and California. Retirees are drawn to Texas thanks to low real estate prices, a mild year-round climate and wide-open spaces. Active adult communities near Dallas are ideal for those still in the work-force. As the ninth-largest city in the country, Dallas is home to world-class businesses including many national headquarters and several Fortune 500 companies. The city is well known for their championship sports teams including the Dallas Cowboys … (0 comments)

texas active adult communities: Dallas, Texas: A Thriving Metropolis for 55+ Living - 09/08/10 03:13 PM
As the third largest city in Texas and the ninth largest in the United States, Dallas offers plenty for active adults to do. There are cultural attractions for lovers of the arts, national league teams for sports fans to support, and nearly everything in between.  Today, the state of Texas ranks as the number two retirement destination in the country behind Florida.
Dallas, along with the rest of Texas, has a rich history with both Native American and Spanish roots. Though historically Dallas gained prominence for its oil and cotton industries, the modern day city is now known as a center … (0 comments)

texas active adult communities: Robson Ranch, Denton, Texas - 08/14/10 01:34 PM
One of the largest active adult communities in Texas is Robson Ranch. This active adult golf course community is just 35 miles northwest of Dallas and Fort Worth. Many residents of Robson Ranch are lifelong residents of Texas however nearly half of the community’s residents are from other states. Robson Ranch draws residents from across the country thanks to its world-class amenities, vibrant lifestyle and quality-built homes.
At completion Robson Ranch will have 7,200 homes, all of which are single-family ranch style homes. There are 17 floor plans available to choose from ranging from 1,284 to 3,408 square feet. Prices begin … (1 comments)