Category Archives: Washington

New Home Community at Woodside

The Pacific Northwest is touted for all things green from its lush landscape to its commitment to sustainability. Washington state has it all. Evergreens as far as the eye can see, breathtaking rugged coastline, and for outdoor enthusiasts, it’s absolute heaven. Located in historic Mount Vernon, the 55+ community of Woodside is quintessentially Northwest. Nestled between Seattle, and Vancouver BC, Woodside is just minutes from the beautiful Skagit Valley where residents will find shopping, medical services, and eateries with a majestic Cascade Mountain view.

Starting at $328,900, this beautiful active adult community features detached craftsman style homes ranging in size from 1,299-2,256 square feet. Family owned since 1979, Landed Gentry has built a lifestyle brand focusing on what buyers really want in a home, and what they expect out of their communities. Construction has commenced on this highly anticipated neighborhood and will have six design models to choose from, with 2- 3 bedrooms, and baths along with attached two car garages. Craftsman style is a popular Pacific Northwest design, and the homes at Woodside exceed expectation with elegant layouts, and signature exterior details. Quality materials are found throughout from the hardwood flooring, granite counter-tops, and cabinetry, to the innovative interior features including step-in showers, and models with main floor master bedrooms.

Coming Soon: Ovation at Oak Tree

Be closer to what you love, have an intimate connection with those around you, and find your personal sanctuary in an artfully crafted home. Spending your golden years fully engaged. and fulfilling dreams of owning a home is truly worthy of an Ovation. Coming soon to the beautiful city of Lacey Washington, Polygon Northwest will debut their 55+ community of Ovation at Oak Tree. A division of William Lyon Homes, Polygon Northwest is bringing the natural beauty of the Evergreen State into the backyards of baby boomers, and retirees ready to be inspired, and savor a carefree lifestyle.

Ovation at Oak Tree will feature brand new single family homes with 2-3 bedrooms, and 2 car attached garages. This premier builder is known for designing beautifully crafted, contemporary homes filled with natural lighting, single story layouts, and private outdoor spaces for hosting gatherings or watching the sun rise with an espresso. Unlike most expansive, and densely populated communities, Ovation developers have designed their communities to reflect a small town ambiance where new friendships can be made, and connecting with neighbors is a way of life. While these neighborhoods are smaller scale, the amenities offered are abundant and exciting. Promoting a lifestyle of wellness, and vitality is at the heart of Ovation, to engage active adult residents on a social, and physical level. From its fitness amenities including a yoga studio, gym, sporting courts, and swimming pool, to leisurely outdoor walking trails, and areas to gather for potlucks, or club meetings, everything about this community says “welcome home.”

Seattle Age Friendly Community

Seattle, Washington reminds me of rainy days, cozy coffee shops, and lively city life. A member of AARP’s age friendly community initiative, and a Pacific Northwest haven for 55+ active adults, the city offers all things metropolitan while being surrounded by lush green, hence its namesake the Emerald City. Senior living in this corner of the world offers walkable downtown areas, with convenient public transit, and state of the art healthcare facilities. As the baby boomer demographic continues to dominate our population, creating a city to age in place is a top priority for Seattle’s city planners.

Seattle’s notoriety lies beneath its gray skies, but there is something about the bright lights, and city vibe that draws boomers, and retirees to this amenity rich destination. The fact that Seattle is the birthplace of Starbucks, you can see Mt. Rainier from downtown, and the stunning San Juan Islands are just a ferry ride away, are reasons enough to consider relocating. Located along Puget Sound, towering skyscrapers, and evergreen mountain trails, offer a diverse landscape for nature lovers, and urbanites alike. Kiplinger listed Seattle as one of the nation’s healthiest cities, and active adults regardless of fitness level have access to outdoor recreation, gym facilities, and a chance to get fresh at one of the local farmers markets.

Shea Homes at Jubilee – A Resort-Style Active Adult Community for over 55 Seniors

Shea Homes at Jubilee is a senior living community located in Lacey, Washington. The community is approximately an hour away from Seattle, yet provides its residents plenty of opportunity for shopping, dining and recreation. A move to Lacey, Washington is definitely a good idea, if you are considering resort-style living at Jubilee.

Trilogy at Redmond Ridge; One of the Best Active Retirement Communities in USA

55+ seniors retiring in Washington can consider one of the best active retirement communities in the area, Trilogy at Redmond Ridge. This retirement community is located just minutes outside Seattle between the Cascade Mountain Range and Puget Sound. This is a resort-style community where you get the choice of enjoying the beauty of a tranquil setting and the conveniences of modern amenities. Let’s take a closer look at this excellent 55+ retirement community….

Montreaux Active Adult Community – For Active Adults who Like the Finer Things in Life

Located approximately 3 miles off I-5 Exit No 227, in the desirable neighborhood of Mount Vernon, Washington, is a lovely active adult community that offers homeowners breathtaking views of Mount Baker. This is none other than one of Landed Gentry’s newest additions to their family of communities, Montreaux Community. This is an active adult community where all 55+ active adults get to enjoy the finer things in retired living.