Active Adult Communities

2 New Floorplans at Wickenburg Ranch

Meet our two newest floorplans, the Cordoba and the Dorado! These two plans have been best-sellers at other communities, so we figured, why not bring them to Wickenburg Ranch? We think you’re going to love them! 

The Cordoba is perfectly sized at ~2,415 square feet, and features 2 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a den, and was designed with entertaining your friends in mind! From the open concept layout to the oversized kitchen island, it’s sure to be your perfect home for entertaining all of your new friends and neighbors! Pricing starts at $390,900*. 

The Dorado is a spacious, ~3,249 square foot home featuring 3 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, a den, and a 3 car garage. It’s the perfect home for hosting family and friends, and features an absolutely stunning master retreat! Pricing starts at $480,900*. 

Give me a call to check them out!

50% off Options at Trilogy at Vistancia

TRILOGY® AT VISTANCIA®
 
For A Limited Time, We’re Offering Up to 50% Off Options!*
 
  If you have clients who are ready to build their dream home at Trilogy® Vistancia®, we have exciting news for them! For a very limited time, we’re offering up to 50% off options on new homes!*

This offer won’t be around long, so make sure your clients act quickly! Contact your Community Representative today for more information.
 

Swing by for some fun at Trilogy Vistancia

Our social calendar is packed for the month of May—and we’d love to have you here for the fun! Attending a community event is a great way to get a feel for the Trilogy® lifestyle—and it’s a chance to get to know some of your future neighbors here at TrilogyVistancia®! Check out some of our upcoming events, below, and call us at 623.215.6315 to RSVP for any that interest you. We’ll see you soon!

Charcuterie in the Model Homes | Saturday, May 18th, 12:00pm – 3:00pm
Visit our Model Home Gallery to enjoy some charcuterie platters while talking with our community ambassadors. Learn first hand from our Members what it’s really like to live at our community!

Memorial Day BBQ | Monday, May 27th, 11:00am – 2:00pm
We’re kicking off the summer season at Trilogy Vistancia with a Memorial Day Weekend BBQ Bash! Enjoy traditional BBQ eats and cool refreshments, play some fun games, enjoy live music, and—best of all—hang out with your friends and future Trilogy neighbors. We look forward to seeing you in your red, white, and blue! Meet us at the Refresher Lounge and we’ll walk you over!

And don’t forget to join us every Tuesday for Happier Hour! The first Tuesday of every month features a live band and runs from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. All other Tuesdays are from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. This is a great opportunity to mingle with current homeowners!

Let’s set up a time to check out the awesome community together!

21225 N Aurora Dr, Sun City West

Looking for the perfect 2nd home? Move-in ready! This season! Fully furnished just bring your toothbrush. Kitchen fully remodeled, French door fridge, high efficiency steam technology washer and dryer, water softener. Neutral colors throughout. Guest bedroom has built in cabinets & a Murphy bed, perfect for office or craftroom. Plantation shutters throughout, garage cabinets, and 2 lovely patios complete this Sun City West Gem. Easy care, the HOA handles landscaping/ water/sewer/trash

Real Estate, Real World – Irene Hammond, Making a Niche Work For You

This week on  Real Estate, Real World podcast Marguerite Crespillo interviews Author Irene Hammond.

We discuss specializing in the Active Adult Communities market as a Realtor niche and the new book Retirement Isn’t Boring, When you live in an Active Adult Community.

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It was so fun having long time realtor and author of the book, “Retirement Isn’t Boring When You Live in an Active Adult Community,” Irene Hammond on the show! She shared some fantastic insight into her real estate specialty, the over 55 communities, and why it has been proven so profitable for her.

Finding a niche can be so beneficial within the real estate industry. It not only sets you apart, but makes you recognizable for buyers and referrals. When you have a specialty that you have truly dug your heels into, learned everything you can about it, and made it known that you are the expert it makes marketing to your desired cliental that much simpler. Irene found her niche within active adult communities during a time that they were only beginning to take form and no one had really dove into this specialty. 15 years later, she has accumulated so much knowledge and experience within her niche that she was able to write a book!

I think for most of us the common misperception of retirement communities is the idea that it would be boring, when in reality they are probably more active socially than we are! From travel, activities, and constant interaction with friends and neighbors within your same walk of life, these seniors find themselves busier than ever before!  Ultimately, this purchase not only means a new home, but signifies a new lifestyle. This type of relocation comes at a time in your life when you are no longer moving with your family in mind…you are LIVING with yourself and your own interests in mind! That’s the dream!

In her book, Irene answers all the questions she typically receives from buyers and also gives all the basic information an agent would need in order to better serve their 55+ clients. It is the perfect resource! I highly recommend you give her book a read and this podcast a listen so you too can find out how to better serve your clients and possibly yourself one day!

Show Features

Here are some of the key takeaways from this episode.

  • The Value of Finding Your Niche
  • Why 55+ Communities Have Easy Transactions
  • How to Make Clients Come to You
  • The Importance of Catering Your Business to Your Strengths

 

Trilogy at Wickenburg Ranch

Trilogy at Wickenburg Ranch is located to the north west of the greater Phoenix Valley of the Sun in the town of Wickenburg.  Wickenburg is a true western town known for being the Roping Capital of Arizona and maybe even the country.  It has a year round population of 7000 doubling in the winter months.

Trilogy at Wickenburg Ranch offers open land behind or abutting approximately 90% of the homesites. If your looking for beautiful mountain views you have come to the right location.  Due to the hillier terrain  they have terraced most of the community offering fabulous views of the surrounding mountains for not just a few but the majority of homes.

Like the other Trilogy communities, Wickenburg Ranch is a resort community.  With the Alvea Spa, Big Wick and Li’l Wick golf, 20 miles of trails the 40,000 square foot indoor and outdoor clubhouse and much more.  One of the unique elements of the community is the Solstice Park,  sunken sitting area to enhance the dark night skies of Wickenburg with a state of the art digital telescope for ultimate star gazing.

This Trilogy community is part of Shea homes Active Lifestyle Communities, not age restrictive.  Families are welcome to live in this community.  There has been discussion about the builder doing a section of the community as strictly 55+ but at this time it hasn’t been established.

Great news, as of January 2018 Wickenburg Ranch is opening a 55+ neighborhood. This section of the community will be age restrictive, while the remainder of the community will be open for anyone looking to enjoy the views and lifestyle.

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Encore at Eastmark

Senior Couple Putting On In Line Skates In Park

Located in the southeast valley on the site of the former General Motors Proving Ground is the new master planned community of Eastmark.

Nine builders are developing the project, each builder offering several home styles and price ranges. Parks and playgrounds abound.   This plan of situating an Active Adult community within a larger Master Planned community is a popular one.

It allows the younger families their schools and playgrounds and ball fields, while grandparents can be nearby but enjoy their privacy, quiet and separate adult activities.   AV Homes are presenting their 55+ community “Encore at Eastmark”  on the southern edge of the property with views of the Superstition Mountains.  The connections to the main freeways are within a few miles creating a desirable location for the Active Adult who is working in the valley.  The majority of new homeowners in Encore are moving to the community from the nearby towns of Gilbert, Chandler and Mesa. Currently there is a higher ratio of year round residents than other Active Adult Communities.

Encore residents will have their own facilities and will share the Mesa City Park amenities with the Eastmark families.  The proximity of Mesa-Gateway airport offers connections to many western cities.  Encore is a lovely community with many contributing factors to facilitate the 55+ Active Adults move into a fun filled retirement.

Currently there are no resale homes in this community

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Lone Tree

active-adult-couple-bbq_thumb.jpgThe newest Pulte Active Adult Living Community is Lone Tree.  Located in Chandler, the small community of only 72 homes, is adjacent to the older Pulte communities of Solera and Springfield Lakes which adjoin the Lone Tree Golf Course.   Lone Tree is unique, not only for its’ intimate size, but that the only amenity besides being gated, is a reduction in fees to use the Lone Tree Golf Course. The residents will not have reciprocal use of the Solera/Springfield Lakes clubhouses and amenities.   The target homeowner is one who may still be working in the valley or perhaps with already established community activities and who just wants age restrictive surroundings, the security of a gated community and a beautiful new Pulte home. The first residents will be moving into their new homes in April of 2016 and community completion is expected within the year.   

Check out Solera /Springfield Lakes

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There are no listings for this community at this time.

Lone Tree

Trilogy at Verde River

Tegava 1Trilogy at Verde River, originaly the Vista Verde development was to be the third of the “Verdes”. It was sold in 2014, in its’ infant stage, as growth had stalled during the real estate downturn. The golf course was renamed The Tegavah Course, inspired by the Yavapai word for “Gathering Place”.   Shea builders are the buyers and Trilogy is their main Active Adult Community product. Trilogy at Verde River started selling in late 2015, the main clubhouse will break ground in 2016.  The facilities and homes, according to real estate rumors, are going to exceed anything Shea has previously built. The setting alone will contribute to deserving that accolade.  As the newest active adult community in the north-east valley in decades, it will be highly publicized.  On a recent drive-by we saw lots of activity.   If you would like to be kept current on this community, let us know.

 

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This community is now building homes.
Please ask us to show you this community on your next visit!

Tegavah Golf

Victory at Verrado

New New New in the South West Valley!  Victory has opened.

Located west of Luke Air Force Base, south of the White Tank Mountains and north of I-10 in Buckeye, Victory is the newest Active Adult Community in the southwest Valley of The Sun.

It is located in the all age master planned community of Verrado.  The concept of locating a 55+ Active Adult Community within a multi-generational one is not new, but is gaining rapidly in popularity.  Victory offers the home designs of four different builders.

Each of the builders is well established in Arizona and each emphasizes a different lifestyle.

Standard Pacific designs a home with the kitchen and the activity it creates encouraged  to flow to the outdoors and utilizes the great room concept to facilitate this.

T.W.Lewis features what they call Open Concept Living.  This utilizes the courtyards and patios as part of the living space.  They are known for their attention to detail and luxurious lifestyles. 

Lennar is featuring their Next Gen living style.  They have created a perfect two family integrated but separate home!  This is so much in demand with today’s  return to a multiple family lifestyle with two  generations back under one roof.

Maracay has created the Freedom Line, with split masters, wider hallways and doorways and more conveniently placed appliances to meet the needs of a handicapped family member.

With the four builders, Victory truly offers something for every over 55 person looking to continue living their active lifestyle in a resort setting.

 

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