Arizona is the birthplace of modern active retirement communities. In the s, Del Webb introduced Sun City - the first age-restricted active adult community in the country. Since then, the concept of self-contained active adult communities has flourished. There are now in excess of , homes in plus age-restricted communities in Arizona. The 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 [ ].
This page contains a list of the best places to retire in Arizona. Click on the town to learn more about what is like to retire there. Below each retirement town is a list of the best 55+ and active adult communities in or near it. Have fun exploring! Sun City Arizona was not only the first 55+ active adult community in Arizona, but also the first in the country. Del Webb started Sun City Arizona in and it now has over 26, homes, 11 golf courses, and countless amenities and social clubs.5/5(13).
A small Del Webb community located along “adult community row” on Riggs Rd in Chandler. Springfield offers nice amenities and this friendly, smaller community allows neighbors to get to know each other more easily. Sun City Arizona Sun City, AZ $ |. Canoa Ranch is the premier 55+ active adult community in Green Valley surrounded by the beauty of the Sonoran Desert and the Santa Rita Mountains. A scenic golf course meanders throughout this gated community. $, - $, As low as $1,/mo. 1, - .