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Patrick Neumann
· January 25, 2018
Be careful of their agents. Bad experience with Raphael Glasser. Started working with him and among other things, didn't bother to mention a sewer treatment plant right next to a property in Las Vegas... I was interested in. Be nice if 55places screened their partnered agents a little better. See More
Patricia Picon Rodriguez
· October 15, 2017
We bought into Sun City Georgetown, TX after seeing your website. Home is completed after Jan 2018. We were able to search all over the USA before deciding. Thank you!
Melanie Sharpe
· July 20, 2017
I love 55Places! The site has great info on 55+ communities all over the country, and helped us decide on where we wanted to live.
Carol Baker
· May 4, 2017
The best place to help narrow your search for active adult housing. The site is easily navigated and informative. It's nice to have one place to get the answers to all my questions.
Eddie Hardin
· December 9, 2017
Excellent information on the communities, what they have to offer and the homes for sale in each.
Mark Wildman
· July 11, 2017
Looks like a great place to hangout during your retirement if you would like to stay healthy active and social in your 55+ years.
Angela Marie Varrato Osborn
· October 15, 2017
We need help deciding where to go for retirement. Best site I've seen lately...thank you
Patrick Joseph
· August 1, 2017
Simply put, 55places is the best online resource for information on active adult communities.
Sam B Lust
· December 2, 2014
The perfect place to retire to if you love New Jersey like I do. Xanado is close to everything you need to have fun. Everything except the Bugs, Gators, Bob Cats and Snakes you find in Florida.
Ira Schwartz
· May 27, 2017
If you people think that Kings Point of Delray Beach is anywhere close to being in the top 100 places to live, then you have zero creditabilitty.
Jennifer Lucich Gralitzer
· January 18, 2017
A truly a comprehensive website for active adult communities. The partner agents are exceptional, and its all around a great place to work!
Nancy Helfrich
· February 7, 2017
You will be significantly impressed with the highest level of service and help you receive. Call us today and save time and money reaching your real estate goals!
Judy Alfano
· February 2, 2017
Been following this site for a couple of years and it has helped me to decide where I want to retire to.
Karen Bonk Bester
· July 7, 2015
The Villages of Highlands Ridge central Florida. Two golf courses, many activities. Avon Park/Sebring is a great area...JCP, Beals, Belks, Walmart and lots of restaurants. Homes are reasonably pric...ed. Check it out. See More
Mary Martin Ruhlman
· February 13, 2017
A great resource for active adult communities, great places to check out...what's happening now and what's next!
Gina Ness
· December 31, 2016
#1 resource for home searching and best agents in the business!
Joseph Volpi Sr.
· August 15, 2016
Dell Webb Charleston SC for my wife and I. Our favorite retirement locale with a great place to live!
Richard Steele
· February 3, 2017
Wonderful location to reside during retirement. The community is well rounded with activities to meet the requirements of anyone seeking "the good life."
Stacy Robinson
· June 15, 2016
We love Carolina Lakes in Indianland ,SC. Thank you all for your wonderful advertising :)
Susan Wert Melton
· August 21, 2015
It is your best resource for finding your retirement dream.

Check in to see where you stand financially:

You know you should be saving for retirement, but how much are you really setting aside? And when was the last time you actually checked on your nest egg?

Florida's Sun City Center runs solely on volunteers, perfect for active adults who want to get involved in their community!

Sun City Center in Sun City Center, FL is an active adult community located in the Tampa Bay Area. Find homes for sale and view available amenities and activities.

A survey by Pew Research Center finds that 31.9% of the adult population live in a 'shared household':

Older parents living with their adult children make up a much larger component of “shared living” than generations ago, research finds.

Residents will have access to private amenities such as a clubhouse, pool, community garden, and several outdoor recreational facilities:

As the city of Cumming, GA sees its reputation as a retirement destination grow, one of the nation’s most respectable homebuyers is getting in on the game. Visit to read about Gatherings at Herrington by Beazer Homes.

Follow this advice to keep your retirement plan in check:

How to steer toward successful retirement.

Retirees do well in states such as Florida and Colorado because of their affordability:

Deciding when to retire might be just as important as where you decide to retire. Visit to read about the best states to retire to.

Decluttering doesn't have to be stressful:

If you’re thinking of downsizing, take a breath and start planning. It’s a much bigger task than you think.

The new homes will include features such as low-maintenance exteriors, open layouts, spacious kitchens, and more!

Del Webb has been busy in Cypress Falls at The Woodlands in North Port, Florida. Visit to learn about sales at Cypress Falls in The Woodlands, TX.

Rule No. 1 — set your target date ASAP:

You need to read this before you decide when to retire.

Happy Valentine's Day! Whether you're celebrating in your community or going out for a date night, we hope your day is filled with love 💘

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Don't forget to use your vacation days! 🏝

Stop stockpiling time off. We help you navigate preparing for a quick getaway, a weeklong vacation or a bucket-list trip.

Whether you're looking for a valentine or just want to make new friends, there are plenty of ways to meet other singles in your community!

Whether it’s crafting clubs, cooking classes, pickleball leagues, or large events, there are great ways to connect and network for singles in 55+ communities. Visit to read about meeting people in an active adult community.

The best way to move forward is by examining your entire financial picture and planning from there:

If you're faced with an unexpected retirement, Consumer Reports shares 4 steps to take if you stop working sooner than you planned.

The Super Bowl is over, but that doesn't stop us from wondering if Philly also wins when it comes to retirement communities:

While watching the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots this Sunday, you might be interested in more than just which team will take home the Lombardi Trophy — like which team’s city would make a better retirement location. Visit to find out!