Category Archives: Age-Restricted

Lennar 55 plus active adult community

Lennar’s Heritage Solaire Reinvents Age Friendly Living

Who wouldn’t want to live in a home where Everything’s Included? Making sure every last detail is as flawless and innovative as it gets is the Lennar gold standard, and exactly what 55+ buyers will discover about its newest community, Heritage Solaire. Located in the historic town of Roseville, less than 20 miles outside of Sacramento, this dynamic master-planned community has incorporated Lennar’s recent Thoughtful Design program to combine aging in place functionality with the latest interior design trends – promoting carefree, active living.

Heritage Solaire is a resort-inspired community with three beautiful neighborhoods, Eclipse, Larissa and Meridian, each featuring four single-story designs that range in size from 1,246 to 2,766 square feet, and are priced from the low $400’s to mid $500’s. In addition to timeless elegance, every home is turn-key and updated with Everything’s Included features, from energy efficient appliances, and fixtures, hands-free home automation, and green building standards, to high-quality flooring options and beautiful quartz, or granite countertops.

Shea Homes Trilogy

Trilogy’s Seven Summits Lodge Defines Luxury

With Mt. Rainier soaring majestically in the distance, The Seven Summits Lodge at Trilogy pairs the rustic ambiance of an alpine lodge with the upscale sophistication of a resort. Gleaming wooden beams adorn the ceilings while contemporary lines and artistic design elements complete the modern yet cozy look of this architectural masterpiece. Brimming with high-end amenities, the lodge sits amidst a quintessentially Pacific Northwest setting of towering evergreens, immaculate native landscaping, and boasts a tranquil waterfront view.

Nestled within the master-planned community of Tehaleh, The Seven Summits Lodge is a luxurious addition to Shea’s stunning 55+ Trilogy community and brings the mountain resort getaway to resident’s own backyards. As the central hub for a multitude of social, and physical activities, this is where active adults can gather together and relax, channel their creativity, and pursue fitness goals. Inside the lodge, floor to ceiling windows showcases serene views of the surrounding trees along with expansive doors that lead to an intimate outdoor living space featuring a comfortable seating area, and an ambient fireplace as the centerpiece.

Find Your Lost Shaker of Salt at Margaritaville Hilton Head

It’s 5 o’clock somewhere – but in Margaritaville, happy hour is all day every day. Humming to the tune of Jimmy Buffet, Margaritaville Holdings Inc., and Minto Communities LLC has brought the beach party to South Carolina’s low country, and the best news is that it’s exclusively for sun worshippers 55 and better. Located in Hardeeville, just under 30 minutes from the pristine beaches of Hilton Head Island, this sprawling paradise is expected to have over 3,000 homes upon completion, and over-the-top resort style amenities. Branching out from its current Daytona Beach location, Margaritaville’s newest installment will soon have active adults shaking it up with frosty, salt-rimmed glasses, and channeling “don’t worry be happy” vibes.

Margaritaville Hilton Head will transport active adults to an all-inclusive tropical oasis that features a collection of low-maintenance villas, and single-family homes priced from the mid 200’s. Exteriors have a coastal feel with airy pastels, charming shutters, and large windows to let in plenty of natural light. Block party, to housewarming celebration, these homes are designed to entertain with a variety of options including screened in lanais, large great rooms, and open island kitchens.

The Villas at AshLake

Get On The List – Cornerstone’s Villas at Ashlake Won’t Last Long

Which three words are music to a homeowner’s ear? Maintenance free living and Cornerstone’s newest 55+ community Villas at Ashlake wouldn’t have it any other way. Located in the heart of Chesterfield Virginia, this resort-style retreat is now showcasing a collection of beautifully decorated models as a preview of what carefree living is all about. Not only is this Southern belle extending the invitation to cultivate lifelong connections, this award-winning builder is motivated to help active adults start living their dream with a one-of-a-kind concierge program.

Purchasing a home is one of life’s most exciting, and sometimes challenging decisions, but Cornerstone is ready to meet the needs of prospective buyers – walking them through every stage of the process from staging their current home to sell, and connecting them with a real estate professional, to assisting with financing options. With all exterior maintenance included, residents can maximize their home’s curb appeal without the hassle, and spend more time doing what they love.

Rancho Mirage by Del Webb

Del Webb at Rancho Mirage Redefines Luxury Living

A mirage is defined as a virtual reality, but for those basking in the warm breezes of California’s Coachella Valley, there’s nothing illusionary about its technicolor sunsets, and dramatic landscape. Located minutes from downtown Palm Springs near the Agua Caliente Resort Spa, Del Webb’s newest Rancho Mirage community has active adults feeling like celebrities. Turning onto Dinah Shore Drive, the palm-lined gated entrance, and panoramic views give a preview of the kind of luxury lifestyle boomers have come to expect from this award-winning builder.

Across from the Mission Hills Country Club, Del Webb at Rancho Mirage is an expansive age-restricted oasis expected to have 1,028 single family detached homes upon completion and the choice of 10 floor-plans. Beautiful, desert-inspired exteriors, low maintenance landscaping, and seamless transitions to outdoor living spaces compliment ambient surroundings. With names like Refuge, Haven, and Solitude, each design exudes tranquility for the ultimate retreat at home experience. Prices start at $366,900 giving 55+ buyers complete “fee simple” ownership (meaning the lot is owned vs. leased) along with the priceless peace of mind that comes with 24-hour gated security

Venice, Florida: The Gulf City With Old World Charm

Enveloped by balmy Mexican Gulf breezes, this Southwest Florida oasis combines Mediterranean ambiance with an island getaway to Bermuda. Voted one of the top cities to retire by Forbes, Venice is a pedestrian-friendly, warm weather paradise where everything from shopping the farmers market to surfing can be enjoyed all year long. Home to more than a dozen active adult communities including Island Walk at West Village, and Plantation Golf and Country Club, Venice offers retirees and empty nesters a wide range of beautiful homes, and an all-inclusive lifestyle that snowbirds will want to stick around for.

Located in Sarasota County about an hour south of Tampa, this “City on the Gulf” stretches along miles of pristine coastline, so whether or not a home has a waterfront view, glittering waves are just minutes from just about anywhere. With 30 miles of bike trails, public tennis courts, and beautiful parks including Centennial Park, and the Venetian Waterway Park which runs along the Intracoastal Waterway, it’s no wonder the majority of Venice’s sunblock toting fitness gurus are 55 or better. Thanks to temperatures that rarely dip below 70 degrees, Golf is played 365 days a year at some of the area’s top-rated courses also featured by Golf Advisor, from the Venetian Golf and River Club to the Lake Venice Public Golf Club.

Now Taking Reservations: The Ridge at Paradise Valley Estates

If you thought life after 50 couldn’t get any better, 60+ living is about to get even sweeter. Located in Fairfield, California, The Ridge will be the newest addition to the master-planned community of Paradise Valley Estates. This unique neighborhood is designed to take active adults 60 and bolder through every phase of life, by offering an all-inclusive lifestyle from on-site healthcare, and dining, to an exciting array of social clubs, classes, and fitness amenities. Construction of this eight-acre community is expected to commence fall of this year for its 2020 grand opening, but it’s never too soon to start planning your next chapter. The Ridge is currently in the pre-selling stages, so now is the time to reserve your own Paradise Valley retreat.

The Ridge at Paradise Valley will include 70 maintenance free cottage homes, and villa apartments ranging from 1-2 bedrooms, and 2-2.5 baths. Cottage homes are a timeless style with a casual, intimate feel, making them a popular choice for buyers wanting that cozy factor, along with an efficient, spacious floor-plan, whereas for someone looking to downsize or purchase a vacation home, apartments offer the worry-free security of a multi-unit dwelling. Whichever style of abode prospective buyers choose, both will feature the latest contemporary finishes including stainless appliances, and high-quality countertops.

Del Webb at Chateau Elan

Chateau Elan Reinvents Ranch Style

Ranch style is the comeback home trend buyers can’t get enough of. A throwback to the 1930’s, this timeless design represents classic Americana, and features a relaxed single-level floorplan that makes it the ideal choice for boomers to age in place, and entertain in style. Anticipated to open May of 2018, Del Webb’s 55+ community of Chateau Elan in Hoschton Georgia, is turning up the volume on the classic ranch with an elegant selection of ten home designs, a host of fantastic amenities, and the best part? It’s all maintenance free.

These beautiful homes are available for pre-sale starting at $253,990, and range in size from 1,109 to 2,536 square feet with a 2-5 bedroom, and 1.5-4.5 bath options. Interiors feature distinct design elements from multi-use flex spaces, and luxurious owner’s suites, to relaxing sunrooms, gourmet kitchens, and inviting gathering rooms. Large windows let in plenty of natural light and provide serene views of the surrounding area. Maintenance free living means doing away with Saturday morning yard work to enjoy all this vibrant community has to offer. 55+ residents will find an array of amenities to suit any lifestyle with an 18,000 square foot clubhouse taking center stage, along with plenty of ways to stay fit including an indoor/outdoor pool, tennis, pickle-ball, and bocce courts, and a ballroom to polish their dance steps. As an added bonus, an on-site lifestyle director is available to help homeowners get the most out of their community experience, and stay socially engaged.