Listings in Vacation Home 55+ Communities

Vacation Home 55+ Communities

Many baby boomers are taking a smart step toward retirement by investing in vacation homes. Those who are thinking ahead, have disposable income to invest, and know where they would like to live when they retire can buy a resort-like home away from homes in a popular vacation spot now, while average housing prices are relatively low and use it as an ideal retirement home later.

The climate, natural beauty, and range of recreational opportunities that make an area attractive to retirees (especially on the nation's coasts and along the Sun Belt) also call to vacationers. This means that those looking at retirement in a few years can purchase vacation homes in popular destinations or resort-style communities, rent to vacationers during times when resort lodging is at a premium, and then sell their own homes and move into the second upon retirement.

The benefits of this setup, for those who can afford it, are many. For example, renting a luxury vacation home to paying guests at weekly rates can pull in quite a bit of income, helping to offset the second house payments and perhaps put some extra away for retirement. When you want to get away from it all yourself, you can take longer, more relaxing vacations without the expense of luxury lodging or the inconveniences of living out of a suitcase or lugging everything around in your vehicle because you will have your own belongings, appliances, and recreational equipment already stored at your vacation home. And, depending upon how much time you spend at your home away from home, you can become familiar with local restaurants, businesses, health care providers, and recreational opportunities before you retire full-time, and even develop relationships with neighbors; so you can quickly settle into retirement without that rootless feeling many experience when moving into a retirement community.

Those considering the purchase of vacation homes with an eye toward living in them after retiring should first rent in the area for extended stays during all four seasons of the year. What seems like an ideal place to live out your golden years during that one peak vacation week may not appeal to you in the heat of high summer or the storms of winter.

If you already have a chosen retirement destination, you can use our search tool to get a good idea of what kind of vacation homes are available there.  Listed below are some 55+ communities that have vacation homes available. If your plans are less definite, you can simply browse through our database of available resort-area homes, and then use some of our informational resources to find out more about the areas they are in.

Listings of Vacation Home Communities

Resort Style Condo Minutes from Florida Gulf Coast Beaches

in Waterfront Retirement Communities, Vacation Home 55+ Communities, Retirement Resort Communities, Florida, Beach Retirement Homes, Beach & Waterfront Retirement Communities, All Florida, 55+ Luxury Homes, 55+ Condos, 55 Plus Resorts

Gorgeous 2 bed, 2 bath apartment condo just minutes from the beaches. Enjoy the water views from your private balcony on the 16th floor. This is a very active community offering plenty of amenities. Close to the beaches & downtown St Petersburg!

7300 Sun Island Dr S APT 1601
South Pasadena, FL 33707
South Pasadena, FL 33703
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Orange Blossom Annual Rental $ 975 Amenities & Water Included

in Vacation Home 55+ Communities, The Villages Florida, Manufactured Homes, Golf Course 55+ Retirement Communities, Affordable Retirement Communities, 55 Plus Golf Homes

Updated 2 bedroom 2 bath, wood floors through & ceramics in bathrooms,Seperate laundry rm.,separate storage 10x10 rm. screen lania,carport and close to everything you need.Fully furnished just bring your tooth brush.

1320 teakwood ln
The Villages, Florida 32159
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352-430-8668

Tall Pines Estates Retirement Living Community-Chattanooga TN

in Winter Retirement Homes, Vacation Home 55+ Communities, Senior Living, Senior Independent Living Apartments and Communiti, Retirement Resort Communities, Modular | Mobile Homes, Master Planned Communities, Manufactured Homes, Chattanooga Retirement Communities and Homes

Tall Pines Estates “The Smart and Affordable way for Retirement” Tall Pines Estates is located between the bend of the beautiful Tennessee River and the foothills of the Cumberland Plateau in the heart of the city of Soddy Daisy, Tennessee. We off

9218 Dayton Pike OFc#200
Soddy Daisy, Tennessee 37379
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(423)3321580

Seasonal 55+ Rental Near Englewood Beach

in Winter Retirement Homes, Vacation Home 55+ Communities, Summer Homes, Retirement Bay Homes, Beach Retirement Homes, Beach & Waterfront Retirement Communities

Amazing 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom villa located minutes from Englewood beach. Quite and quaint development that is surrounded by the best restaurants, a convenience store and 2 beach shops for all your beach needs.

19 Pearl Street
Englewood

20877

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Compass Pointe

in NC, Wilmington, Vacation Home 55+ Communities, Retirement Resort Communities, Master Planned Communities, Luxury Homes, Golf Course Community, Gated Communities, Custom Home Communities, 55+ New Homes for Sale

Compass Pointe is a luxury, golf course community with a multimillion dollar amenities package that includes an owners clubhouse, Lanai style pool, state-of-the-art fitness center, private lake beach, tennis and so much more!


28451

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The Grove at Neumann 55+ Independent Living Community

in New York Senior Centers, Sarotoga Springs NY Senior Apartments Houses Communities New York, Senior Communities, Winter Retirement Homes, Vacation Home 55+ Communities, Senior Living, Small Town Living, Age-Restricted Retirement Communities, New Homes in 55 Plus Communities, 55+ Luxury Homes

The Grove is a newly renoated 55+ independent living community in the heart of Saratoga Springs, where you will find all the luxuries and conveniences of home. Live in the beautiful rental units that showcase the historic integrity of the property.

233 Lake Avenue
Saratoga Springs, New York State 12866
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The Islands, Luxury Living on the Manatee River - Parrish, Sarasota, Bradenton FL

in Winter Retirement Homes, Waterfront Retirement Communities, Vacation Resorts, Vacation Home 55+ Communities, Summer Homes, Small Town Living, Sarasota, Retirement Resort House, Retirement Resort Communities, Master Planned Communities, Luxury Homes, Golf Course Community, Custom Home Communities, Bradenton, Beach & Waterfront Retirement Communities, 55+ Friendly Homes

The Islands features premier waterfront homes and homesites with views of natural preserves, harbors, lakes and the tranquil waters of the Manatee River. This private 225-acre gated community caters to nature lovers, golfers and boaters alike.

11831 River Shores Trail
Parrish, Sarasota, Bradenton, Florida 34219
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