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Virginia Active Adult Communities

Active adult communities in Virginia hold a unique allure, drawing retirees with a combination of historical charm, natural beauty, and a wealth of recreational opportunities. Virginia's active adult communities often benefit from the state's rich history, with many located near historic sites, colonial landmarks, and charming small towns.

The diverse landscapes of Virginia—from the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains to the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean—provide the perfect environment to enjoy a variety of outdoor activities like golfing, hiking, boating, and beachcombing. The state's moderate climate allows for year-round enjoyment of these natural amenities, making Virginia an attractive destination for those who value an active and outdoorsy lifestyle.

Virginia's active adult communities often feature well-designed facilities, including golf courses, fitness centers, and community centers that foster social interactions and group activities. Many communities are strategically located to provide easy access to attractions, shopping, and healthcare services. The combination of historical charm, natural beauty, and a strong sense of community makes Virginia's active adult communities a compelling choice for retirees looking to embark on a fulfilling and engaging retirement journey.

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Birchwood at Brambleton

Ashburn, Virginia Active Adult Community
Ashburn, Virginia

Birchwood at Brambleton is an award-winning, 55-plus community centrally located within the suburban Washington, DC area in Loudoun County, Virginia. In addition to a vibrant town center, Brambleton is home to numerous recreational amenities- including several parks, miles of trails, basketball courts, tennis courts, swimming pools, multiple sports fields, and an active community center. Buyers can select from a wide variety of neighborhoods and home offerings, each designed to meet the needs of families at every stage of their lives. Elevator brownstones priced from the low $700,000s; elevator single-family homes priced from the mid $900,000s. Courtyard homes priced from the mid $800,000s. Read More...

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Cascades at Embrey Mill

Stafford, Virginia Active Adult Community
Stafford, Virginia

Only a few remain! Final Opportunity to own a Villa at Cascades in Embrey Mill. Cascades at Embrey Mill is a new active adult 55+ community with resort-style amenities and low-maintenance townhomes in Stafford, Virginia, located near Fredericksburg, Alexandria, and Washington, D.C. The Virginia retirement community for residents 55 and over features an exclusive clubhouse, resort-style swimming pool and lap pool, fitness center, tennis and pickleball courts, 10 miles of walking/biking trails, parks, playgrounds, and a variety of social clubs and classes. Premium Virginia real estate from builder Miller & Smith consists of villa homes priced from the high $400,000s. Read More...

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Colonial Heritage

Williamsburg, Virginia Active Adult Community
Williamsburg, Virginia

The lifestyle offered by this Williamsburg, Virginia active adult community combines small-town charm and city conveniences with an $18 million amenities package, featuring an Arthur Hills championship golf course. Elegant low-maintenance single-family villas and homes are priced from the upper $300,000s. Read More...

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Heritage Hunt Golf & Country Club

Gainesville, Virginia Active Adult Community
Gainesville, Virginia

A private 55-plus community named the "Best Active Adult Community in the Country" by the National Council on Senior Living. Set in the rolling hills of Virginia’s Hunt Country, Heritage Hunt features many amenities including championship golf by Arthur Hills, three clubhouses, a Fitness and Aquatic Center, and tennis courts. Homes priced from the mid $500,000s. Condominiums priced from the mid $300,000s. Read More...

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Hiatt Pointe at Snowden Bridge

Stephenson, Virginia Active Adult Community
Stephenson, Virginia

Hiatt Pointe at Snowden Bridge is a new 55-plus community in Stephenson, VA, offering easy access to Shenandoah Valley's entertainment and recreation. Residents enjoy amenities like a clubhouse with fitness center, yoga studio, outdoor pool and hot tub, fire pit, pickleball courts, and more. Surrounding outdoor activities, championship golf, and nearby historic downtown Winchester provide ample opportunities for leisure. Premium Virgina real estate in the gated community from Brookfield Residential offers low-maintenance homes with main-level living, flexible spaces, and smart home technology. Prices coming soon. Read More...

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K. Hovnanian’s® Four Seasons at Charlottesville

Ruckersville, Virginia Active Adult Community
Ruckersville, Virginia

K. Hovnanian's® Four Seasons at Charlottesville is an active adult 55+ community in Ruckersville, VA. Conveniently located in Greene County, this Virginia retirement community is close to Richmond and Charlottesville, giving residents plenty of opportunities to enjoy active living. Amenities include a spacious clubhouse with game rooms, indoor swimming pool, fitness center, and more. Low-maintenance homes start in the upper $300,000s. Read More...

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K. Hovnanian’s® Four Seasons at Virginia Crossing

Woodbridge, Virginia Active Adult Community
Woodbridge, Virginia

K. Hovnanian's Four Seasons at Virginia Crossing is an active adult 55+ community in Woodbridge, VA, less than 40 minutes to Alexandria and D.C. This northern Virginia community’s list of amenities includes a spacious clubhouse, resort-style swimming pool, gazebo, outdoor kitchen, firepit, bocce courts, and more. Condos and homes are priced from the low $400,000s. Read More...

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The Crest at Linton Hall

Bristow, Virginia Active Adult Community
Bristow, Virginia

The Crest at Linton Hall is a new 55+ community in Bristow, Virginia. The Northern Virginia community is convenient to shops, restaurants, recreation, and healthcare. Amenities for active adults include bocce and pickleball courts, a horseshoe pit, walking trails, a community garden, outdoor kitchen and grille, and more. Villas and homes for sale in Virginia within the community provide low-maintenance, main-level living in a variety of floorplans ranging from $500,000 to $800,000. Read More...

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The Settlement at Powhatan Creek

Williamsburg, Virginia Active Adult Community
Williamsburg, Virginia

Located just minutes from the historic area of Williamsburg in Virginia, the Settlement at Powhatan Creek is 55+ gated community of single-family and attached homes that offer a maintenance-free lifestyle and the amenities of a luxurious clubhouse. Townhomes and custom-style homes are priced from $400,000 to $600,000. Read More...

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ThreeOaks™, a Trilogy® Boutique Community™

Culpeper, Virginia Active Adult Community
Culpeper, Virginia

Nestled in the heart of Northern Virginia horse country, just 70 miles from Washington D.C. and 45 miles north of Charlottesville, ThreeOaks - Trilogy® Boutique Community™ is a new 55-plus community in Culpeper, VA. The charming town boasts locally-owned restaurants, boutiques, and shopping in a quintessential, historic setting—with easy access to the attractions of the greater D.C. area. Planned amenities within the Virginia retirement community are set to include a clubhouse, fitness center, swimming pool, pickleball courts, and walking trails; with approximately 270 new homes for sale ranging from 1,829 to 3,149 square feet. Homes are anticipated to be priced from the low $500,000s. Read More...

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Trilogy® at Lake Frederick

Lake Frederick, Virginia Active Adult Community
Lake Frederick, Virginia

Trilogy® by Shea Homes offers a selection of new single-family homes for sale at this new lakeside resort community about an hour west of Washington, D.C. The community is in Virginia's scenic Shenandoah Valley in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Homes priced from the mid $400,000s to the $700,000s. Read More...

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