Should Senior Citizens Rent or Buy a Home When Relocating to Central Florida?

When it comes to retirement housing, much of the advice provided by 20th-century sages has given way to new realities in a fast-changing real estate market. Home prices and rental costs have remained relatively low in Central Florida when compared … Continue reading

Is Buying a Home in a 55-Plus Community a Good Investment?

As with any financial decision, there are pros and cons to buying a retirement home in a Central Florida community for those 55 and older. On the pro side, real estate values are escalating at a fast pace throughout the … Continue reading

Can Someone Under 55 Live in a 55-Plus Florida Community

Do You Have to Be 55 to Buy in an Age-Restricted 55 Community in Central Florida? In some cases, you may be younger than 55 and still qualify to buy a home in a community that’s designated for active adults … Continue reading

Best Retirement Cities in Central Florida

Enjoy Resort-Style Living in One of the Best Retirement Cities in Central Florida If you’re planning to retire in the Sunshine State solely because of the year-round balmy weather, then you won’t have to be too choosy when finding a … Continue reading

Reasons to Retire in Central Florida

For the better part of a century, older adults have been flocking to Florida so they could permanently put away the snow shovel along with their timecard. The state’s balmy weather, coupled with an equally favorable tax climate, have made … Continue reading

What Is the Best Small Town in Florida to Live In?

For many retirees, the best small town to live in is one where it’s easy to make friends, there’s plenty to do, and home offers a quiet spot away from excessive noise and traffic congestion. Blair Group has five communities … Continue reading

What Is the Best Area of Florida to Live In

Florida residents enjoy an abundance of sunny days year-round, which makes just about any area of the state a great place to live. But Central Florida has become one of the most popular destinations for new residents in recent years … Continue reading

Best Place for Seniors to Live in FL

What Is the Best Place to Live in FL for Seniors? Older adults face some big decisions when it’s time to retire or at least stop working a 9-to-5 job. One of the most significant is choosing a place to … Continue reading

Heated Community Pools in Florida

Heated Community Pools in Florida – Why They’re Worth It for Retirees It’s pretty much a no-brainer that any 55-plus community should have a well-maintained swimming pool available for residents’ use. In fact, it’s hard to think of another resort-style … Continue reading

Best Active Adult Communities for Pet Lovers FL

Why Blair Group Has Some of the Best Active Adult Communities for Pet Lovers in Florida Scientific research has confirmed what many pet lovers have long known – having an animal companion can greatly enrich the lives of older adults. … Continue reading