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Washington DC has a higher than average cost of living, which can impact your retirement budgeting considerations. However, our retirement communities generally fall outside of the downtown area, so prices are more manageable. We have active adult communities in all the best places to retire in DC. The affordable properties in these neighborhoods help manage your cost of living in DC. Our retirement communities in DC also have great facilities, which help make them a great choice. If you're still part of the workforce, you'll also appreciate DC's competitive salaries across a range of industries. Visit our 55+ communities in DC today and experience the active living amenities we offer!

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Retirement Communities in DC Metro

DC is packed with history, culture, and art. Cheer on major league teams or hike, bike, and explore nearby mountains and waterways. Del Webb’s over 55 communities in DC offer new homes built for comfortable senior living with plentiful amenities and activities. Members of our 55+ communities in DC will find Inspired Designs by Del Webb that offer spacious, open floor plans and smart spaces for organization and storage. All our retirement communities are less than an hour from downtown Washington DC.

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Explore Activities Near Del Webb's 55+ Communities

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Washington DC is the Nation's capital, home to landmarks revealing our rich history and leading attractions including the Smithsonian museums. When it's time for play, you'll love how close our retirement communities are to all of DC's best features, including the Washington Monument and the National Mall.

With four distinct seasons, DC weather varies from warm, humid summers to mild winters. When it’s nice outside, practice your putting at one of the local DC golf courses near our retirement communities. Montgomery County has some of Maryland's best golf courses, including The Columbia Country Club and Chevy Chase Club. Whatever your interests might be, DC is the perfect location for senior living.

Occasional winter snowfalls delight residents and visitors alike. During chilly weather, visit Silver Spring Ice Skating and Rockville Town Square Ice Rink. It's always the right time for exploring DC's local museums, arts and cultural venues, and historical sites. Watching how the landscapes change from season to season as you drive through the mountains, past pastoral hills and waterways is one of the best things to do in DC.

With so much to see near our 55+ communities year-round, you'll love living in the DC area. Call or schedule an appointment online and visit one of our active adult communities in DC and experience all great things to do in the area.

Experience an Active Lifestyle at Our Over 55 Communities

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Whether you prefer connecting with others in group activities or enjoying time to yourself, you'll appreciate the senior living lifestyle our over 55 communities provide. The high-quality homes in our retirement communities are conveniently located next to retail outlets, upscale restaurants, entertainment venues, DC healthcare providers, and much more. And, with retirement communities that offer private tennis courts and swimming pools, there is plenty to enjoy. We strive to build connected retirement communities where residents always have something to look forward to. The Lifestyle Directors at Del Webb's active adult communities can help you find senior living activities and social events you'll love. Our 55+ communities let you enjoy the best of active adult living with social clubs, social gatherings and even clubhouses that feature arts, crafts and games for you to enjoy.

No matter what your game is, you'll appreciate the easy access our active adult communities provide to local sporting venues. With the Washington Football Team, the Wizards, the Capitals, and the Nationals all based in the DC area, you're never far from a big game. Cheering on the home teams can make you work up a thirst. Thankfully, the DC area is also home to several great breweries, distilleries, and wineries. No matter what your preference, acclaimed local producers have what it takes to satisfy. Visit their tasting rooms or enjoy local drinks at your favorite metro DC eateries.

While you can easily fill your days and nights with local activities, don't forget to explore outside the immediate area. We're in a prime location for day trips throughout Maryland, Virginia, and beyond. With new homes for sale in our 55+ communities right now, there's no better time to discover all that living in DC offers you.

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Pulte Homes also builds homes in the DC Metro area. Pulte provides quality new home construction with homes designed for the way you live.