55+ Active Adult Communities offer so much to do that it’s difficult to fit everything that you like into your schedule. There are multiple reasons to consider a 55+ Active AdutlCommunity, the key word here is Active. Here are five of the most common reasons.
Maintenance Free Living Almost everything outside of your home is taken care of. There is no more trimming your plants, or watering or mowing the lawn. All of the common grounds in each community is taken care of by the HOA. Several communites offer house painting and roof maintenance as part of their HOA offerings. With someone else doing your chores, you have more time for all those other wonderful activities that are mentioned above.
Beloved Amenities And Affiliations. Most 55+ Communities offer an abundance of activities. Some more than others. Some Communities are newer, some are older, some are active and some are not, some are large communities and some are medium to small.. Research which communities offer the right blend for you.
Fun Social Activities Friends, Shows, Cards, Clubs, Fitness Activities, Arts & Crafts, clubs galore and soooo much more. You can have as much or as little fun as you like. The social life, amenities and activity level are unlike any other lifestyle. Most 55+ Active Adult Communities offer an abundance of nonstop activities. You can participate in as many as you like. You’re responsible to plan your own activities.
Most 55+ Active Adult Communities offer some level of security. Some have manned gates, some have card access gates and there are a few that don’t have gated security. Crime is not typical in almost all 55+ Communities.
Rightsized, Right Style Homes As we get older, we all notice change. Memory, lower back, difficulty standing up and so on. Disabilities are more apt to happen as we age. According to the CDC, approximately a quarter of those aged 45 to 64 have a disability and almost half of those aged 65 and up do. I certainly have my disabilities but I stay active. I believe that activity is the best cure for most aging disabilities.