55+ Communities & Active Lifestyle New & Resale Homes + Manufactured Homes + Rentals

Ranch Style Charm at Del Webb's Southern Springs

30 January, 2017


Tennessee is home to panoramic views, rich history, and will soon be where 55+ boomers, and retirees make memories.  Debuting spring of 2017, Del Webb’s vibrant active adult community of Southern Springs just 35 minutes south of Nashville, will be opening its doors to homebuyers 55 and better. Offering a taste of southern hospitality, with high quality new construction, residents will love coming home to this close knit energetic community. 

Charming Lakeside Living Enclave at Fairvue

30 January, 2017


Twenty five miles north of Nashville, the historic Tennessee town of Gallatin is a glimpse into the “good old days” where folks took pride in their where they lived, and small town hospitality was second nature. Founded in 1802, Gallatin boasts a beautiful downtown area, exciting events, and the luxurious Enclave at Fairvue Plantation, by Goodall Homes.  This pristine, community was designed with active adults in mind from its top of the line home features, to the ...read more

Ranch Style Charm at Del Webb's Southern Springs

30 January, 2017


Tennessee is home to panoramic views, rich history, and will soon be where 55+ boomers, and retirees make memories.  Debuting spring of 2017, Del Webb’s vibrant active adult community of Southern Springs just 35 minutes south of Nashville, will be opening its doors to homebuyers 55 and better. Offering a taste of southern hospitality, with high quality new construction, residents will love coming home to this close knit energetic community. 

Ranch Style Charm at Del Webb's Southern Springs

30 January, 2017


Tennessee is home to panoramic views, rich history, and will soon be where 55+ boomers, and retirees make memories.  Debuting spring of 2017, Del Webb’s vibrant active adult community of Southern Springs just 35 minutes south of Nashville, will be opening its doors to homebuyers 55 and better. Offering a taste of southern hospitality, with high quality new construction, residents will love coming home to this close knit energetic community. 

Affinity at Monterrey Village Rental

30 January, 2017


Living it up in the Lone Star state just got better for baby boomers who want to forget the headache of home maintenance, and say hello to living in style. Affinity Living Communities know that building homes for people 55 and bolder means designing not just for affordability, and functionality, but also to provide a dynamic, and active lifestyle.  


Affinity puts the appeal back in renting with affordable rates that include utilities, Wifi, and cable...read more

Recharge By Going Unplugged

20 January, 2017


Thought a juice cleanse was the only way to detox? Last summer on a weekend family getaway, we all settled into our hotel room, and spent a good while immersed in our cell phones.  It could have been an iPhone commercial, or an ad for how the modern family does down time, but it was also an eye opener how technology has become such a pivotal part of our lives that we almost feel lost without it. How many times have you witnessed someone’s frustration because they lost re...read more

Finding Your Competitive Edge

20 January, 2017


In a recent Toronto marathon, one runner defied the odds completing the 26.2 mile race in under four hours.  An accomplishment many of us can’t fathom, it should also be mentioned that this competitor was 85 years old!  Canadian Ed Whitlock born March 6th 1931, broke the world record, leaving spectators awestruck, and inspired. While participating in a marathon may not be for everyone, the desire to go the distance, pushing yourself beyond what you thought was possi...read more

Regency at Summerlin is a Class Act

20 January, 2017


Toll Brothers has done it again with their debut of Regency at Summerlin, a 55+ master planned oasis part of Summerlin’s 450 acre Cliffs Village development featuring contemporary new home designs, resort style amenities, and the attention to detail this builder is known for.  From executives, to retirees, Regency at Summerlin provides the low maintenance, carefree lifestyle active adults desire in a home. 


With over 425 single family home...read more

United Group’s Sun Program Shines For Active Seniors

10 January, 2017


55+ community designers are in the business of building homes that provide the ambience, resources, and quality of living that residents come to expect for an active lifestyle. Not only are the amenities within a community essential, but the surrounding city should offer accessible services, and entertainment geared towards aging in place. United Group’s Senior Umbrella Network or SUN, is a multifaceted program designed to promote independent, active living within these commu...read more

United Group’s Sun Program Shines For Active Seniors

10 January, 2017


55+ community designers are in the business of building homes that provide the ambience, resources, and quality of living that residents come to expect for an active lifestyle. Not only are the amenities within a community essential, but the surrounding city should offer accessible services, and entertainment geared towards aging in place. United Group’s Senior Umbrella Network or SUN, is a multifaceted program designed to promote independent, active living within these commu...read more

Idaho: Where the Adventure Never Ends

10 January, 2017


If standing beneath blue skies peering over a majestic mountain range sounds like a piece of heaven, imagine being able to call it home? Idaho, is a place of captivating natural beauty, rich history, and wholesome living making it one of the top retirement destinations in the country.  Known for its rugged wilderness, and an undeniable spirit of adventure, Idaho’s notoriety for affordable living, and beauty has moved this highly desirable location to the top of the list ...read more

New Year Even Better You

10 January, 2017


From juice cleanses, to wellness retreats, 2016 was a wealth of inspiring ways to be healthier, and live more abundantly.  As we all wind down from a holiday whirlwind of gatherings, and celebration, this is the time when most of us are setting our sights on the year ahead and making resolutions to start fresh.  Whatever has you motivated this coming year whether it’s a weight loss goal, a round two career or learning a new sport, focus more on the quality of your d...read more

New Year Even Better You

10 January, 2017


From juice cleanses, to wellness retreats, 2016 was a wealth of inspiring ways to be healthier, and live more abundantly.  As we all wind down from a holiday whirlwind of gatherings, and celebration, this is the time when most of us are setting our sights on the year ahead and making resolutions to start fresh.  Whatever has you motivated this coming year whether it’s a weight loss goal, a round two career or learning a new sport, focus more on the quality of your d...read more

Get a Jumpstart on Your Retirement Plan

10 January, 2017


According to an article published by San Diego University, your “golden years” or the Third Age, are linked to better self esteem, wellbeing, and feelings of stability.  This phase of life post retirement is for many a period of reflection, and planning for the future especially when it comes to where, and when?  Healthy lifestyles, and self awareness have active seniors looking, and feeling better than ever with thoughts of getting older on the distant horizo...read more

Why Choose a Retirement Community?

25 January, 2016

Choosing to buy a home in a retirement community may be the best real estate move for 55+ retirees.  Where else can you be guaranteed on site medical facilities, dining, recreation, and a home customized to your particular needs?  The concept of an all in one community began when Del Webb constructed the nation's first in Sun City, Arizona. Since then hundreds have been developed across all fifty states, and the options available to homebuyers in terms of location, and amenities ar...read more

The Dark Side of Antacids

19 January, 2016


Popping Tums here and there to counteract digestive upset from that giant meatball sub is fine, but did you know that chronically suppressing stomach acid can create bacterial overgrowth, and lead to infection? Many people rely on prescription antacids known as Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPI) to treat ulcers, and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), but lowering acid can cause healthy gut bacteria to become imbalanced. Lets get scientific for a moment. When we eat, our stomachs produ...read more

Live the Good Life at North Woods Colchester

12 January, 2016

Ask anyone who calls North Woods of Colchester home will tell you this is a one of kind place where quality of living is at its finest. "I love living here" is the first thing residents will say when asked about their experience in this gem of a retirement community. Named the "Best Detached 55+ Community" in 2015, and winning Connecticut's coveted HOBI award for five consecutive years by the Home Builders & Remodelers Association, retirement never looked so good!

Colchester, Co...read more

Top 5 Winter Destinations

12 January, 2016

It's officially snowbird season when folks flee frigid temps in favor of warm, sunny destinations.  Leaving home for the winter means goodbye to snow boots, and parkas and hello sunscreen, and flip flops. Where to go? From the Hawaiian islands, to South Beach, it's a matter of how one likes to turn up the heat!

Texas may not be the first place you think of for a retirement getaway, but the Lone Star state offers something for everyone whether it's shopping for a pair of cowboy b...read more

Live the Good Life at North Woods Colchester

05 January, 2016


Ask anyone who calls North Woods of Colchester home will tell you this is a one of kind place where quality of living is at its finest. "I love living here" is the first thing residents will say when asked about their experience in this gem of a retirement community. Named the "Best Detached 55+ Community" in 2015, and winning Connecticut's coveted HOBI award for five consecutive years by the Home Builders & Remodelers Association, retirement never looked ...read more

Best Foods for Tummy Troubles!

05 January, 2016

With winter time upon us, we will all encounter a bout of digestive distress every now and then whether it's a bug, or maybe over indulgence in food or drink. Remember being sick as a kid, and your mother would bring a steamy bowl of brothy soup or banana toast? The lady knew what she was doing, and relied on tried and true remedies to soothe an upset tummy. When we're feeling under the weather most foods sound unappetizing, and should be avoided all together. To speed healing, give your digesti...read more

Mediterranean Diet Linked to a Healthier Brain

05 January, 2016

The Mediterranean diet was always the "trend" that sounded less like a diet, but more like an afternoon sitting by the sea with a glass of wine, and a bowl of plump olives. The people in this region by the sea, thrive off of rich, fragrant olive oil, fruits, vegetables, and fish which studies are showing to be beneficial to aging brain health.
A Columbia University study performed on healthy elderly participants showed a reduction in mild cognitive impairment, as well as higher brain vol...read more

Mediterranean Diet Linked to a Healthier Brain

04 January, 2016


The Mediterranean diet was always the "trend" that sounded less like a diet, but more like an afternoon sitting by the sea with a glass of wine, and a bowl of plump olives. The people in this region by the sea, thrive off of rich, fragrant olive oil, fruits, vegetables, and fish which studies are showing to be beneficial to aging brain health. 


A Columbia University study performed on healthy elderly participants showed a reduction in mild cognitiv...read more

Think you're a mature age student?

30 January, 2015

Think you’re a mature-age student? Not compared to this guy… Kimani Maruge never had a birth certificate, but he was pretty sure he was born in 1920. In 2003 when the Kenyan government offered free elementary education to all its people, Maruge, at the ripe old age of 84, became the oldest person in the world to go to primary school. Always on time and always with his socks pulled up, Maruge studied alongside his own grandchildren and was made prefect of his class in 2005.
I’m sure ...read more

Traditions of America Dominates National Best of 50+ Housing Awards

28 January, 2015

For the Third Year In a Row, Pennsylvania’s Traditions of America Dominates National Best of 50+ Housing Awards. Developer of Retirement Living Communities Takes Home 6 Gold, 1 Silver
Radnor, PA – January 23, 2015 –Traditions of America, a developer of retirement living communities, took home 6 Golds and 1 Silver for excellence in the most prestigious 50+ housing awards competition. Pennsylvania’s leading developer (http://www.TraditionsofAmerica.com ) showed it leads the nation...read more

Bring back the songs we grew up with!

22 January, 2015

Luray Productions is bringing back the songs we the Baby Boomers grew up with. Television was just coming out, no cell phones, no internet and all we had was our music. Each song had a special meaning to us and we had a memory attached to it... A boyfriend or girlfriend and each time we hear certain songs today, for a moment we step back into the 50s or 60s. With this in mind, Lois Lipton Parker started Luray Productions and brought the stars into Wilmington Delaware to sold out audiences and ...read more

Downsizing : Moving Made Easy

22 January, 2015

Downsizing, easy in theory but hard in practice! The transition of moving into a smaller house is very difficult. While it’s very easy to tell yourself “I’m just going to get rid of all the stuff I don’t use” it’s a lot harder than it seems at first. It is human nature to become very emotional when it comes to our personal possessions. We may not realize it, but getting rid of years of personal items can be a real hardship. At the end of the day, we cannot offer a way to make downsi...read more

The Health Benefits of Coconut Oil

22 January, 2015

The Health Benefits of Coconut Oil. The recent direction of fad diets has led us to believe that fats are bad for our bodies. We now know that this isn’t true – and there are a lot of studies backing it up. However, many people are still in doubt when advised to use fatty oils such as coconut oil to improve their health. I’m letting you in on a secret. Coconut oil is actually heart-healthy food that will keep your body operating smoothly in many different ways.
What are the healt...read more

Where Will You Be Living in 2015?

20 January, 2015

Will you be staying put in the neighborhood where you raised your family or will 2015 be the year that you embark on a new life with new surroundings and new friends? Perhaps your thoughts are to consider renting for a few months in a 55+ age-restricted community or maybe your taste ia more towards life an active lifestyle community such as a waterfront community or a mountain retreat.
With more than 6.500 different communities detailed in all 50 States and Canada, you will find great co...read more

Chatfield Farms by EG Home

20 January, 2015

Exciting things are happening at Chatfield Farms! EG Home at Chatfield Farms is an exclusive community for the active adult located in Beacon Falls, CT. Situated on 140 acres of pristine woodlands, Chatfield Farms offers the lifestyle, privacy, and luxury you deserve. Just minutes away from a major highway, you will have easy access to all the great state of Connecticut has to offer. At the heart of the community is the beautiful and completed Fieldstone Club boasting resort style amenities. Al...read more