Category Archives: Nevada

Regency at Summerlin is a Class Act

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 homes priced in the 400-600’s, and ranging from 1,665 to 2,424 square feet, Regency’s featured collections include the Summit, Palisades, and Pinnacle, each with three gorgeous floor plans, and high quality finishes throughout. Perfect for hosting family, and friends, home options include spacious great rooms, covered outdoor entertaining areas, and gourmet kitchens to allow one’s culinary imagination to run wild. Indoor, outdoor living is made seamless with wide sliding doors that transition into backyard living spaces ideal for weekend barbecues, or relaxing after a busy day. Buyers will also find oversized garages, low maintenance landscaping, and streamlined modern architectural details.

There’s More to Nevada than Vegas

Nevada’s claim to fame is Sin City, its arid desert climate, and the Biggest Little City in the World aka, Reno. What most people don’t know, is retirement living in the Silver State offers every amenity imaginable, with outdoor recreation that ranges from cross country skiing, and hiking to fishing, and paddle boarding. According to AARP, the 65 and better demographic is projected to increase by 264% by 2030, making Nevada a hot spot for baby boomers in the market for a retirement destination. From age friendly Henderson, to gorgeous Sierra Nevada views, retirees will ask themselves what isn’t there to do?

Bordered by California, Arizona, Utah, Oregon, and Idaho, Nevada’s geography is varied with majestic mountain ranges, vast deserts, and lake regions. Nevada actually means covered in snow, and lives up to its namesake with areas like Kirkwood Mountain Resort, and Mount Rose. Named one of the sunniest states to retire by U.S News & World Report, Nevada is one of the driest states in the country, boasting nearly 300 days of sun annually. Summer temperatures vary, with Las Vegas well over 100 degrees, and high 80’s and 90’s in the state capitol of Carson City. Snowfall ranges from a gentle dusting to a white-out ideal for 55+ ski enthusiasts, and snow shoers.

Age Friendly Living In Henderson Nevada

Listed the second safest city by Forbes, and rich in amenities, and entertainment, it’s no surprise that Henderson Nevada became the destination of choice for Del Webb’s luxury 55+ community of Sun City Anthem. Henderson is the state’s second largest city, and caters to boomers, and retirees offering a wealth of attractions, recreation, and affordable housing. This Mojave Desert oasis became a member of AARP’s age friendly communities in 2015, and is committed to proving an active, and accommodating lifestyle with an efficient public transportation system, and programs designed for older adults.

Becoming a member of AARP’s list of age friendly communities means cities are dedicated to serving all age groups, with services, and amenities available to seniors, and retirees. Henderson’s 29,667 square foot Heritage Park Senior center has it all for active lifestyles with everything from a fitness center, and dance room, to a commercial kitchen, cafe, and wellness center. Available to anyone 50 or better, this facility is a great place to escape the desert heat.

Thesman Communities – Providing 55+ Seniors with Affordable Resort-Style Living

Building, renting or buying a home can be extremely stressful. The financing itself can make you consider staying in your old home. However, when you face retirement, a change is always a good thing. So, moving to a new home in a new retirement community is a step in the right direction. As you would naturally consider the builder when selecting a home, we have provided you with a little information about a builder of some best retirement communities, to make your job easier. This is none other than Thesman Communities.

ActiveAdultLiving.Com® Features Las Vegas Meadows

Las Vegas is a huge tourist destination. It is the most populated city in the state of Nevada, and is a popular Active Adult Living for retirement. Las Vegas Meadows is an active adult community, tucked away in southwest Las Vegas, on 42 acres of land. This community offers 55+ seniors the best of social and recreational amenities, as well as, comfortable living in newly remodeled homes. So, if you like being in proximity to the hustle and bustle of Las Vegas, yet wish to live in peace and tranquility, this is the place for you.

A Beautiful Home plus Social Activities Galore is yours at Siena in Summerlin, Las Vegas

Located approximately 20 minutes from McCarran Airport and the Las Vegas Strip, lies a spectacular age-restricted active adult community known as Siena in Summerlin. Built by the Sunrise Colony Corporation, in 1999, and completed in 2005, this is an active adult community where residents will find the most beautiful homes and the right amount of activities and amenities to make retired living the best ever.

Feel the Excitement of Las Vegas by Living at Siena in Summerlin

In this edition of the Active Living Newsletter we feature the Realtor Lynn Marie Carlson, showcasing the Siena in Summerlin community on the ActiveAdultLiving.com family of websites. Lyn is what you can call an industry veteran, with over 25 years of real estate experience and a range of accreditations to her credit. Her qualifications and accreditations are formidable, including Broker-Salesperson, GRI designation (Graduate of the Real Estate Institute), CRS (Certified Residential Specialist), SRES (Senior Real Estate Specialist), Certified New Home Specialist and member of the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors as well as a Member of Nevada Association of Realtors. Lynn has great talents where color and design, plus interior and exterior designing are concerned – allowing her clients to benefit from her knowledge so they can maximize the marketability of their properties. She is a proud mom of two children and has eight grandchildren. With a love for travel, Lynn has travelled extensively in US, her native country of Canada, and in Europe. Having previously lived in Washington, Lynn now resides at Summerlin in Las Vegas, Nevada and says that purchasing residential real estate is really “buying a lifestyle.” Read on to find out more about Siena in Summerlin, Las Vegas where Lynn is not just the realtor but also a happy resident.

3 Minutes a Week of Exercise for Better Health – Is that All?

Active adults, who do not have the time to exercise for long hours, will be happy to hear recent research has indicated that short bursts of intense exercise have many health benefits. Yes, it is true! All you need to do is take three minutes off your busy schedule to do some high intensity training (HIT), a week for four weeks, and you will start seeing the benefits. For example, in some research institutes, participants experienced an average of 24% insulin sensitivity with just 3 minutes of exercise. So, how do you do this? Let’s take a look.