St George UT has quite a few 55+ Active Adult Communities. They vary in price, size, amenities, location and home style. There’s something for everyone looking for the St George active adult lifestyle!
Sun River St. George is an active adult community that caters to the needs and wants of retirees, including extensive amenities like clubhouses, swimming pools, arts and crafts, numerous clubs, trails, pickleball, tennis and a golf course.
Sun Country Meadows South Townhomes, West Springs Townhomes, Vista Ridge Estates, Ridgepointe, River Cove, Santa Fe at Red Cliffs, Bloomington Knolls and Shadowbrook are just a few of the other 55+ adult communities in St. George.
38 homes sold in 55+ adult communities in St George UT from 12/1/2020-12/31/2020
3 homes sold for less than $100,000 (these homes were park models in mobile home parks)
3 homes sold for between $100,000 and $200,000
6 homes sold for between $200,000 and $300,000
15 homes sold for between $300,000 and $400,000
6 homes sold for between $400,000 and $500,000
3 home sold for between $500,000 and $600,000
1 home sold for between $600,000 and $700,000
1 home sold for between $700,000 and $800,000
Average sales price for a home in a 55+ community in December 2020 was $345,212 in December 2019 it was $275,442.
Average days on the market in December 2020 was 36, in December 2019 it was 53!
What are some of the benefits of 55+ active adult communities? Here’s a short list of things many of my clients enjoy about this type of living.
It’s an exciting lifestyle for individuals in their 50’s and carries on as long as you’re comfortable living there. Living in an Active Adult Community is sometimes described as a cruise on land! You can think of them as a resort-designed communities which makes you feel like you are on vacation all the time.
For anyone 55 or better who is ready for a lifestyle change, Active Adult Communities allow you to enjoy new experiences, new scenery, new activities where all your neighbors are practically at the same stage of life as you. Many of my clients relocate to a 55+ community here in St George from colder climates. They’re excited for this new chapter and want to be able to enjoy the active lifestyle year round. St George’s balmy climate is perfect for that!
They are called “Active” Adult Communities for a reason. The club house is generally the gathering place of organized and unorganized social activities. Everything is right there. Most (not all) Active Adult Community amenities include:
- Clubhouse Restaurant
- Indoor and/or Outdoor Pools
- Fitness Center
- Billiards Rooms
- Card Rooms
- Arts & Crafts Room
- Computer Lab / Library
- Tennis Courts
- Pickle Ball
- Multiple Clubs
Social activities give the opportunities to meet new friends of similar ages and interests. Active Adult Communities are actual communities which makes getting together easier and offers an immediate sense of belonging. Some of them are gated and all offer a feeling of protection simply because you tend to network with your neighbors.
Best of all, you don’t have to be retired, many pre-retirees are moving to active adult communities to take advantage of this lifestyle!
For help finding homes for sale in St. George and surrounding areas please contact me any time. I am here to help you find a home you love.
- SunRiver 55+ Real Estate Market Snapshot December 2020
- Choosing the Right Price Point for Your Next Home
- Reasons St George Utah is a Great Place to be in the Winter
The above information was taken from data on the Washington County Utah MLS on February 1, 2021. Neither the Washington County MLS, Red Rock Real Estate or Erika Rogers guarantees or is responsible for its accuracy. Market data does not show FSBO, non broker members listings, or listings not published.