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Retirement Communities in Fort Myers

With average highs in the low 90s during summer and low 80s in winter, Fort Myers, Florida, is a top spot for retirement communities. When you select one of our 55+ communities, some located less than 20 minutes from Downtown Fort Myers, you'll discover senior living at its best. Check out local sports, like spring training for the MLB®'s Boston Red Sox® and Minnesota Twins® as well as Florida Everblades® hockey. Design your home with features that matter most to you, and enjoy your new lifestyle in our Fort Myer's retirement communities.

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Things to Do in Fort Myers

If you're looking for new homes in Florida near exciting attractions, towns, and beaches for 55+ communities and senior living, consider settling in Fort Myers at one of Del Webb retirement communities. As the gateway to the southwestern part of the state, this coastal city of nearly 80,000 is one of the best places to retire in Florida. Fort Myers weather is warm and sunny year-round and perfect for all walk of senior living. Take advantage of the mild climate to do the things you enjoy most, be it golfing, beachcombing, or cheering on your favorite sports team.

You'll find a long list of Fort Myers golf courses to visit so you can perfect your game. Other local sports you can support include the Florida Everglades minor league ice hockey team in nearby Estero and Major League Baseball's Minnesota Twins and Boston Red Sox, both of which hold their spring training here. Whatever your interests might be, Fort Myers is the perfect location for senior living.

Finding things to do in Fort Myers is usually an easy drive away, with convenient access to the Gulf of Mexico's sandy white beaches and pristine waters. Fort Myers Beach, Barefoot Beach, and Sanibel and Captiva Islands are some of the most popular options in our retirement communities. Your new home construction at one of our 55+ communities is also within proximity to metropolitan areas such as Miami, Tampa, and Orlando.

When you’re ready to tour our residences and view dream house floor plans, call or schedule an appointment online and visit one of our over 55 communities in Fort Myers. Experience all the great things to do in our retirement communities.

Active Senior Living Lifestyle and Amenities

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Adults living in Fort Myers enjoy active living with higher-than-average sunshine year-round and average temperatures ranging from the upper 70s to the low 90s. In our 55+ communities, you'll have access to a private pool, tennis and other sports courts, gardens, fitness classes, clubs, social activities, an outdoor bar, and other resort-like amenities in our retirement communities.

We strive to build a connected community where residents of our retirement communities always have something to look forward to. The Lifestyle Directors at Del Webb's retirement communities can help you find senior living activities and social events you'll love.

Choose from one of our new homes for sale, which feature open floor plans, well-appointed kitchens, and Smart Home technology. We've designed them with flexibility and entertainment in mind. The homes and neighborhoods in our over 55 communities are equipped for a relaxing vibe that will make you feel like you're on a permanent vacation. Our retirement communities are also near premier Fort Myers healthcare facilities, so you can manage your health while enjoying active senior living. Embrace the arts to enrich your mind as well as your body by attending the nearby Gulf Coast Symphony Orchestra, Southwest Florida Symphony, and the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall.

Our Fort Myers over 55 communities will provide you a unique retirement experience that will allow you to enjoy active living and keep you involved throughout your retirement years.

Cost of Living in Fort Myers

The cost of living in Fort Myers is slightly higher than the national average, but grocery, transportation, and utilities costs are at or below average. U.S. News & World Report recently ranked Fort Myers as one of the best places for senior living and settling in retirement communities. If you're new homes in gated communities in Fort Myers, our active adult retirement communities will provide you with ample amenities, friendly get-togethers, and on-site activities for all types of senior living lifestyles. As part of a connected community in one of the best places to retire in Fort Myers, you can enjoy a low stress, yet lively retirement with Del Webb. Come visit our 55+ communities in Fort Myers today!

More new homes in Fort Myers from our Partner Brands

Centex also builds homes in Fort Myers. Centex homes feature the latest in modern home design, combined with affordability.
Pulte Homes also builds homes in Fort Myers. Pulte provides quality new home construction with homes designed for the way you live.