Retirement Communities North Carolina - Active Adult

There are so many Active Adult retirement communities North Carolina, so how do you choose the one that is right for you?



Start your search here! These are some of the best Age-restricted retirement communities North Carolina as well as a little about each of the communities.

Carolina Preserve - Cary – A 34,000 square foot clubhouse includes a state-of-the-art fitness area, a heated indoor pool with locker rooms, a social lounge area, library, and several multipurpose rooms including a stadium kitchen on the upper level. The lower level includes the Varsity Room, where residents gather to cheer on local teams during ACC Tournaments and other sporting events. There is also an aerobics/yoga studio, a multi-purpose room, and a small kitchen for serving parties indoors or out. Included in outdoor activities are a scenic walking trail system, tennis courts, Bocce courts, chipping and putting green, outdoor pool, and 15-acre lake.

Heritage Pines - Cary – Amenities include a multi-purpose community center, organized events, a lake and sidewalks throughout the community. Conveniently located near shopping and medical facilities in the “triangle” of North Carolina. There are a wide variety of new and pre-owned homes to choose from with prices ranging from $250,000 to $400,000.

Summer Winds Plantation - Clayton – Over 530 homes. Townhomes start in the $150’s. Cluster homes with either one or two car garages and full yard maintainence are priced from the low $200’s and single family homes with first floor masters on ¼ to 1/3 acre lots with optional lawn care from the $270’s.

The Villages at Aversboro - Garner – 147 detached brick ranch style homes with finished two car garages located minutes from downtown Raleigh and Cary. Lawns are maintained by the HOA dues of $100/month. Hoes feature tank less hot water heaters, screened in porches sod lawns with professionally designed landscapes. Homes priced in the mid to upper $200’s.



Coastal Plantation - Hampstead – Located 15 miles north of Wilmington NC, this manufactured home community is only minutes from shopping, banking, hospitals, golf courses and fishing. There’s plenty of cultural activities at the University of North Carolina where you’ll find plays, musicals and symphonies as well as other events. The minimum age is 40. You lease the land and buy the home. Home prices start under $100,000.

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Ashbury Crossing - Mebane – Located within walking distance of historic downtown Mebane and it’s small town charm, these attached cottages and apartments offer one-level living, low maintenance exteriors, 30-year shingles, full landscaping maintenance, front lawn irrigation and most exterior maintenance is included. Attached cottages from the upper $100’s.

The Villages At Isle of Pines - Mooresville – Located 30 minutes from Charlotte, these single family homes feature wooded lots, low maintenance designs, 2 and 3 car garages, cathedral ceilings with fans, floored attic storage and gas heat and hot water. Homes are priced from the $240’s.

Cottages At Carolina Place - Pineville – Brand new age-restricted, gated community located in the heart of one of Charlotte's premiere shopping, dining, and recreational districts. All homes come with appliances, burglar alarms, Hardi-Plank/ Brick siding, custom cabinetry, crown molding, glow in the dark switches and front porches. Pets allowed with restrictions

Ivy Hall - Raleigh – Single-level town homes with Brick /Hardi-Plank exteriors, 2 car garages and sun rooms close to shopping, restaurants and medical facilities. Located minutes from I-540 and US 1, just north of Raleigh. 2 bedroom homes priced from the $220’s with a monthly HOA of $150.

If North Carolina tops your list of "Best Places To Retire"' be sure to check back often as I will be adding more Age-restricted retirement communities North Carolina from time to time.




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