Popular 55+ Virginia Communities without Golf

There are many great master-planned communities in Virginia without golf. Here, we’ll take a look at five that feature world-class amenities, affordable real estate, and surrounding areas with year-round recreational opportunities.

Five Amenity-Rich Communities in South Carolina without Golf

PCR features dozens of community showcases in South Carolina, with and without golf courses. Here, we’ll zero in on five unique non-golf South Carolina communities—from the coast to the Midlands to the mountainous Upcountry.

Congratulations to PCR’s Top Communities of The Year

This diverse list of top communities includes several categories broken down by state/region. With dozens of appealing and desirable communities in each region, we narrowed them down to recognize the most popular based on user engagement, interest, and demand. The winners are…

Looking for Arizona 55+ Communities without Golf? Check These Out

Arizona communities without golf courses offer all the spoils of comfortable retirement while still providing a bevy of year-round recreational options to stay active and healthy. Here are a few to explore and get your search started. 

Want to Live More Eco-Friendly? Here Are 5 Sustainable, Green Communities to Consider

If eco-friendliness is on your checklist as you look for the perfect place to settle down in, here are a few environmentally considerate communities to help get your search started.

Check Out These North Carolina Communities without Golf Courses

For those who like to play golf but prefer not live in a golf community, we compiled a list of communities in North Carolina that don’t have a golf course—but rest assured they do have an array of awesome active adult amenities.

Five of the Best Lake Communities in the U.S.

Explore five of the best lake communities in the U.S., each offering a distinct style, unique natural beauty, and an impressive array of amenities to stay active while enjoying outdoor recreation and pristine lake living. 

Top 5 Georgia Active Adult Communities without Golf

The Georgia communities without golf featured here are all designed with active adults in mind, and while many still have golf nearby, residents of these non-golf communities can enjoy a peaceful and fulfilling living environment sans the greens, fairways, and golf crowds.

Fitness, Swimming, and Trails: Top 10 Retirement Communities with This Active Adult Trifecta

According to the latest PCR survey of active adult homebuyers searching for lifestyle communities, fitness, swimming, and trails are the must-have amenities for an overwhelming majority of retirees. Here, we’ll spotlight the top 10 retirement communities from across the country and tell you a little about their next-level active lifestyle amenities.

Top Florida Communities without Golf

From beaches to boating to tennis, pickleball, and more, what these communities lack in golf they make up for with so many other resort-style amenities. The best part? It’s Florida, so there’s always golf nearby for those who still want to play occasionally. Here’s a list with details on some of the best Florida communities without golf. 

Looking to Retire Near the Beach in a Home Under $450,000? Check Out These Communities!

If you’re among the many who are wondering where you can retire in an affordable home and have quick and convenient beach access, we’ve got just the list of communities to start your search! Here are a few of the top retirement communities with homes under $450,000 that are within close proximity to the beach. 

Top Active Adult 55+ Homebuilders

This list of the top active adult 55+ homebuilders spotlights the biggest builders in the business—and zeros in on their active, age-targeted communities where you’ll find both your dream home and your ultimate lifestyle.  

5 Stunning Oceanfront Communities

These luxury oceanfront communities are defined by posh, elegance, and year-round beach vibes. Learn more about five of the most stunning oceanfront communities for active adults.  

Best Retirement Communities in Northeast Florida

Whether you’re escaping the bitter cold weather, want to stay active year round or simply looking for a top-notch place to settle down, Florida retirement communities on the east coast have a lot to offer. Here’s a list of the best retirement communities in Northeast Florida. 

Most Popular 55+ Communities in California

California is a sought-after destination for retirees and adults seeking a comfortable and fulfilling lifestyle. Featuring world-class amenities, a plethora of lifestyle activities and recreation, and top-notch real estate, here’s a shortlist of this year’s most popular 55+ communities in California. 


Best Equestrian Communities in South Carolina

Are you a horse enthusiast looking to retire in South Carolina? Then your research has led you to the right place! From thoroughbred breeding to horse races to sprawling landscapes for riding and top-notch equestrian facilities, here’s a list of the best equestrian communities in South Carolina.

A Look Inside Margaritaville Retirement Communities

If you’re looking for a change of scenery as you prepare to spend your golden years, perhaps a retirement change in latitudes and attitudes is also in order. Take a look inside these Margaritaville retirement communities inspired by the laid-back Jimmy Buffet lifestyle.

7 Things to Consider When Choosing a Senior Living Community

With a variety of senior living communities for retirees these days, there are options for all ages, needs, and lifestyles. If you’re wondering what to look for in a senior living community, here’s a short list of the 7 key things you should keep in mind.

Most Popular 55+ Communities in Florida

Florida is perhaps the most sought-after destination for retirees and adults seeking a comfortable and fulfilling lifestyle. Here is a shortlist of the most popular 55+ communities in Florida.  

Five Tax Friendly States and Private Communities for Retirees

Considering retirement? There are several states that offer tax benefits for all residents, in general, and retirees specifically. Here’s a look at five tax friendly states and private communities that will leave ample disposable income for living the good life.

Four Private Community Amenities that will Keep You Looking and Feeling Young

Want to live forever? We can’t help with that, but these four private community amenities will help.

Seven Sun Belt Golf Communities to Check Out Right Now

Golf participation has surged during the Covid-19 pandemic, largely due to golf courses remaining open while other sports and activities shutdown.

These Western North Carolina Communities Are Really Hot Right Now

From the foothills to the Tennessee Valley to the High Country, Western North Carolina features some of the Tar Heel State’s most diverse landscapes and desirable real estate.   

Most Popular 55+ Communities in Arizona

Not surprisingly, Arizona is a sought-after destination for retirees and adults seeking a comfortable and fulfilling lifestyle. Here is a shortlist of the most popular 55+ communities in Arizona.  

What is a Senior Living Community?

There are a variety of options when researching and deciding on the right senior living community for you or a loved one. Here is a breakdown of the different types of senior living communities.  


The Difference Between Low-Maintenance and Maintenance-Free Communities

While both options ease your burden and give you more free time to enjoy a relaxing lifestyle, there are some key differences between low-maintenance and maintenance-free communities.  

Most Popular 55+ Communities in North Carolina

North Carolina is a sought-after destination for retirees and adults seeking a comfortable and fulfilling lifestyle. Here is a shortlist of this year’s most popular 55+ communities in North Carolina.  

What is a Life Care Community?

If you are a senior searching for the best living option as you age, a life care community may be the perfect choice.   

Most Affordable Golf Communities in Arizona

If you’re nearing retirement and have your sights set on Arizona as your final destination, we have some great options with homes that won’t break the bank. Here is a list of the most affordable golf communities in Arizona.   

Most Popular 55+ Communities in South Carolina

South Carolina is a sought-after destination for retirees and adults seeking a comfortable and fulfilling lifestyle. Take a look at the most popular 55+ communities in South Carolina.    

Best Private Communities with Four Season Recreation

If you’re looking to retire to a region of fluctuating temps and shifting scenery, here are some of the best private communities with four season recreation.  

Best 55+ Communities in Northern California

If adventure and relaxation in the top half of The Golden State appeals to your lifestyle, here’s a shortlist of the best 55+ communities in Northern California. 

Fall Activities for Active Seniors

If you’re a senior and you love the season as much as we do, here are a few fall activities to keep you engaged and active.

What Types of Senior Living Communities Are There?

Take a look at 5 popular senior living community options so you can determine which may be the best option for you or a loved one.    

Florida Retirement Communities with Marinas

If you are an avid boater who wants nothing more than to ensconce yourself in a year-round boating lifestyle, here are some of the top Florida retirement communities with marinas.     

Most Popular 55+ Communities in Georgia

Not surprisingly, Georgia is a sought-after destination for retirees and adults seeking a comfortable and fulfilling lifestyle. Here are the most popular 55+ communities in Georgia.  

Best Tennis Communities in Naples, Florida

Looking for a community with Har-Tru courts, tennis professionals, pro shops, and night play under the lights in Naples, FL? Here are some of the best tennis communities in the area.    

5 Community Amenities that Increase Your Home Value

There are a few key things to look for when it comes to community amenities that increase your home value. Here are the top 5.  

Best Places to Retire Near Colonial Williamsburg, VA

With quality healthcare, great tax benefits, and wonderful year-round climate, active adults find a lot to love about this delightful little gem trapped in time. Here are a few of the best places to retire near Colonial Williamsburg, VA.   

The Retiree’s Guide to Purchasing a Homestead Property

Even if you love your family home, you may be ready to purchase property with a larger house when you retire to have more space for visitors. Learn how to purchase a homestead property.  

Should Snowbirds Rent or Buy?

While it all comes down to personal preference, lifestyle desires, and of course finances, there are some considerations in finding a place to spend your winter months, most notably, should snowbirds rent or buy?  

Retirement Communities with RV Storage

What better representation of true freedom is there than taking the wheel of your decked out motor home and hitting the open road? Explore these five retirement communities with RV storage.  

Best 55+ Communities in Coastal South Carolina

From towns steeped in history to extraordinary golf courses to some of the Atlantic coast’s best beaches, mouth-watering seafood, and more, there’s a lot for retirees to love about coastal South Carolina. For those looking to call this pleasant and picturesque region home, here are details on a few of the best 55+ communities in coastal South Carolina.   

5 Reasons to Retire in Arizona

Considering retiring in Arizona? Here are the top 5 reasons to make the move.    

What is a Bundled Golf Community?

Here we break down a few of the pros and cons associated with bundled golf communities.    

Budget-Friendly Tech That Keeps Seniors Connected

Fortunately, there are a ton of senior-friendly ways to stay connected through technology. And although gadgets can add up, you can find plenty of low-cost options that do the trick. Here are some of the ways you and your loved ones can stay in touch.  

Best Equestrian Communities in East Tennessee

Looking for the best equestrian communities in East Tennessee? Here are three that we highly recommend.   

5 Unique Mountain Retirement Communities to Consider

If you are thinking about retiring above the clouds where clean air and unspoiled wilderness reign supreme, here are 5 unique mountain retirement communities to consider.   

The ‘Private Side of Sea Pines’ Awaits in Hilton Head Island’s Leading Coastal Community

A private, invitation-only enclave situated just behind the gates of famed Sea Pines community, the Sea Pines is an attractive option for those relocating to Hilton Head Island or neighboring Bluffton.  

Most Affordable Golf Communities in Georgia

If you are looking to retire or settle down in a place that boasts some of the finest courses in the nation, here are a few great options spotlighting the most affordable golf communities in Georgia.