Why Consider 55+ in the Southeast?

Gorgeous weather, sophisticated living, and that world-renowned Southern hospitality -- it’s what you’ll find when you retire to the Southeast. From charming historical architecture to exciting urban high rises, you’ll find so much to love throughout this region. If sunny Southern skies are on your mind as you consider retirement, you’ll love Del Webb’s 55+ communities in the Southeast.


Your Guide to the Southeast’s Best 55+ Communities

Whether you’re interested in a slow-paced, neighborly lifestyle or the excitement of a big city, you’ll find plenty to choose from in our favorite 55+ communities in the southeastern US. And the best news? If you’re thinking of starting a second career or returning for another degree, these cities offer you a variety of exciting options for your next act.


Senior Living in Atlanta

They don’t call it Hotlanta for nothing, and things here are only getting hotter. Sometimes called The Hollywood of the South, there’s always a star-studded film or TV show shooting in and around this gorgeous city. With world-class professional sports teams -- plus fabulous college Saturdays tailgating at Georgia Tech or UGA -- there’s always something fun going on.


With an extraordinary arts and culture scene, a showplace zoo and aquarium, and some of the country’s best and most innovative dining and shopping, you’ll love every day of your active retirement in beautiful ATL.


Active Adult Communities in Atlanta

With luxurious communities everywhere throughout the metro area, you’re always close to the action.


  • Del Webb at Lake Oconee: Enjoy luxurious living in this gated, golf cart community featuring direct lake access so you can play the way you like every day of your active retirement.
  • Del Webb at Chateau Elan: Located near the spectacular Chateau Elan winery, spa, and golf complex, you’ll love the beauty and elegance of this beautifully designed community.
  • Sun City Peachtree: Featuring an array of recreational facilities, both indoors and out, plus year-round planned activities and events, you’ll love Sun City Peachtree’s resort-style living.
  • Wimberly: Featuring stunning, maintenance-free home styles and smart design options perfectly suited for the way you live, you’ll find everything you’re looking for in this West Cobb community.
  • Prescott: With contemporary open-concept floorplan living and a variety of exciting design options, you’ll love coming home to your stunning Del Webb Prescott home.


Senior Living in Charlotte

Charlotte is sometimes called The City the Banks Built. As a hub for big business and dynamic growth, Charlotte has become one of the most exciting metro areas in the Southeast. With everything from hands-on science exhibits to a museum dedicated to NASCAR, plus a central location near both the mountains and the Atlantic beaches, you’ll experience an exceptionally exciting active lifestyle in beautiful Charlotte.


With a variety of extraordinary museums and historical sites to choose from, you’re sure to find a Charlotte landmark that captures your imagination. Here, there’s always something fun on the agenda.


55+ Communities in Charlotte

Experience the exceptional lifestyle you’ll only find in a Del Webb active adult community.

  • Carolina Orchards: Featuring an array of upscale amenities and charming home styles, you’ll find more to love in this exciting and active senior living community located in Fort Mill, SC.
  • Amber Meadows: Located close to all of the convenience and amenities of Marvin NC, including the Blakeney and Stonecrest shopping venues, you’ll experience the best in shopping and luxe design.


Senior Living in Charleston

What does it take to rank at the top of a list called “World’s Best City”? You’ll find out when you enter beautiful Charleston SC. Commonly considered one of the most picturesque and charming cities in the world, Charleston combines a deep appreciation of its historic past with exceptionally open-hearted, small-town friendliness.


With a variety of ways to live, work, and play, you’ll never run out of things to enjoy about Charleston. With an abundance of historical sites alongside modern amenities, every day brings something new to love.


55+ Communities in Charleston

Find fabulous design, a picture-perfect setting, and all of the fun of Charleston senior living.

  • Del Webb Charleston at Nexton: With spectacular fitness facilities indoors and out, this award-winning Del Webb community offers you the best of historic Charleston with exceptional contemporary amenities.


Health, Lifestyle, and Wellness for Your Active Retirement

Del Webb’s emphasis on health and wellness is part of the reason its residents enjoy better health and more positive outlooks. That focus on healthy living makes the Southeast an ideal setting for your active senior living community.


With Del Webb communities throughout the Southeast, you’re sure to find the perfect place to call home. With homes and neighborhoods that are uniquely suited to their settings, you’ll build your ideal retirement lifestyle in an Atlanta, Charlotte, or Charleston Del Webb home.



Contributed to The 55+ Society by Christy Murdock Edgar

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Published 9.27.19

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