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People on the Move – Traditions Of America At Liberty Hill Wins 6 Awards

Traditions of America at Liberty Hill, a 55 and over community in State College, PA, took home a total of 6 local awards this week from the 2012 Builders Association of Central Pennsylvania Parade of Homes. Traditions was recognized for having the finest new homes for sale in Central Pennsylvania, with one single family home design and one attached home design pronoun ced “the best” by judges. *             “The Washington” single family home model won three awards in the $311,000-$500,000 [...]

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2012 Best of 50+ Housing Award Winners

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) announced their award-winners for 2012 recently at their annual conference.  A few notable mid-atlantic communities were represented below, for a[...]

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Growth in Nations Largest Retirement Community Continues

The largest retirement community in the nation, The Villages located in central Florida is seeing dramatic growth in the middle of a dead Florida housing market according to the Orlando[...]

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Retirement Community Prices May Turn Up

Rental rates at high-end senior housing complexes firmed up last quarter. While results vary by market, the industry is encouraged by signs of stronger senior demand for housing units. Valuations of[...]

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Independent Living: Understanding Active Adult Management

With the older adult population becoming increasingly more active, the term "active adult" is a commonly used phrase in place of the words "seniors," "senior citizens," "older adults" and[...]

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“Leisureville” Book Review: Moving to a Florida Retirement Community

"Age Segregation." That's a term that wasn't in my vocabulary a year ago. Now, I probably use the term in my writing and conversations almost daily. To whom do I owe this welcomed addition to my[...]

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Life “behind the gates of the largest active adult 55+ retirement community”Leisureville Book Review

Life “behind the gates of the largest active adult 55+ retirement community”Leisureville Book Review
“Age Segregation.” That’s a term that wasn’t in my vocabulary a year ago. Now, I probably use the term in my writing and conversations almost daily. To whom do I owe this welcomed addition[...]

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A Promise Between Friends

Often times, the care giving role is assumed by a family member, but in George Robinson's case, he made a promise to his friends, Leonard and Hilda Kaplan, that he intended to keep. George met the[...]

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A Future of Growth

A Future of Growth
For George Brown, the ability to continue pursuing a lifelong passion matches the feeling of all he has accomplished thus far. His love for gardening has won him 445 ribbons at various shows over the[...]

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