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What You Need to Know About 55 Plus Communities

October 14, 2022
Things You Should Know OakwoodLife Communities Over 55

Buying a home in a 55+ community in Colorado is more than just purchasing a new home. The surrounding area was specially developed to promote an enjoyable lifestyle. Parks, paths and other recreational areas are nearby. Shopping is convenient, and great restaurants are also close.


Moving to a 55 community near an area like Denver means you’ll enjoy lots of perks. You’ll live close to landmarks and places you can visit. Also, with a large airport like Denver International (DIA) near our Aurora community “The Reserve,” visiting friends and family is a lot more convenient. DIA is a hub for several major airlines.


When you first visit a 55+ community, be sure to check out all of the amenities, including fitness areas, common space and club buildings, pickleball courts and sports areas, and anything else you might be interested in. In addition, many of these communities as does have age restrictions, so you can be sure to be surrounded by people in a similar stage of life as you are. This can be a great way to make new friends and enjoy your retirement years.