What Attracts Illinois Retirees to Blair Group Communities

At present, Blair Group owns and operates five active adult communities in Central Florida. A significant number of our residents hail from Illinois – and for good reason! The Florida climate, combined with easy accessibility to beaches on both coasts … Continue reading

Why New York Residents Flock to our 55-Plus Communities in Central FL

The age-restricted, 55 plus communities in Central Florida that are owned and managed by Blair Group have long been a popular retirement destination for residents of New York State. Ask any of them why they chose to buy a home … Continue reading

Our 55+ Communities in Florida Have Long Been a Magnet for Retirees from Michigan – Here’s Why

Michigan certainly can be a wonderful place to live, work, and perhaps raise a family. For some, though, the predictably harsh Michigan winters eventually spur them to consider living in a warmer and sunnier climate either just during the winter … Continue reading

What is the Attraction of Our Retirement Communities to Residents of New Jersey?

New Jersey certainly can be a fine place to live, work, and perhaps raise a family. However, New Jersey residents of retirement age are increasingly exploring the benefits of buying a home in warmer, sunnier climes and living in the … Continue reading

Active Adult Communities in FL Popular Among Illinois Residents

What Makes Our Active Adult Communities So Popular among Illinois Residents? Illinois residents have long flocked to the active adult communities in Florida that are owned and managed by Blair Group. Living in Florida either part time or year-round can … Continue reading

Our 55 Communities are Popular among New Yorkers

Why do so Many New York Residents Buy Homes in Our 55 and Over Communities? Blair Group is an award-winning developer of 55 and over communities and an organization that has long been successful at making the active Florida lifestyle … Continue reading

Florida Retirement Options for Michigan Residents

Tired of Michigan Winters? Blair Group Can Help You Lead the Ultimate Florida Retirement Lifestyle The state of Michigan certainly does have a lot to offer. Miles of magnificent freshwater beaches. Pristine forests. Glistening lakes. And, of course, many cities … Continue reading

Reflection & Appreciation

It’s not often you sit down to ponder just how many lives you impact on a daily basis. When you do, it can be overwhelming. … For Blair Group Communities, it’s overwhelmingly positive. Since Bob Young founded Blair Group in … Continue reading

Manufactured Homes: The Only Federally Preemptive, Performance-based Construction Code

A recent article in the Lakeland Ledger (the locally based media outlet nearby to Blair Group Communities) serves as a nice reminder just how far manufactured homes have come. As the article states, “Manufactured homes are the only federally preemptive, … Continue reading

Leasing vs Buying Your Land

A Look at “Lease Land” Communities & Monthly Fees As you research and visit retirement communities in the State of Florida, you might find yourself asking this very question, “What are the monthly fees?” It’s a common question, and an important one … Continue reading