55 Plus Communities Coming Soon in 2023-2024

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Choosing a 55 plus community may be different than you imagine. These coming soon communities are the near future of 55 plus living. 

What's new:  smaller lots, rental sections, kitchen islands, laundry rooms, walk-in closets, "super showers," more attached homes, bonus and flex rooms, garages. more amenities for an active lifestyle.

Here is the next chapter!  Anticipate the arrival of enriching communities coming soon mid-year in 2023 to 2024, offering comfort, activities, and an engaging social atmosphere. 

What is it you're looking for?

  • Art
  • Beach
  • Golf
  • Boating
  • Social Events
  • Pet spaces
  • Restaurants and Shopping
  • Spa
  • Yoga and Exercise classes
  • Large closets and laundry rooms
  • Rentals
  • Large kitchens and islands
  • Open Floor plans
  • Locations



Brightmore at Wellen Park Coming Soon (Update: Open Now - Priced in $400's)

11455 Myakka Blue Dr., Venice, Fl.   -   941-655-9325

MattamyBrightmorePhoto by Mattamy Homes

The Venice area:  On Florida's West Coast in Sarasota County, Venice is known for its beaches, multiple parks, and trails.  The city's downtown area is quaint with shopping and eateries.  The Venice Farmers Market can be enjoyed every Saturday for fresh produce and home made goods. There is a high 65 and over senior population of 61% according to the Census Bureau.  The area provides a healthy lifestyle with golfing, tennis, biking, and walking.   

Brightmore at Wellen Park by Mattamy Homes  is in Venice and near Venice Beach in the master community of Wellen Park.  Wellen Park, the master community, is comprised of thousands of acres with walking trails.  Wellen Park Brightmore is a gated 55+ community approximately 30 miles to Sarasota and Siesta Key Beach with its white sands.  The following  are some of the planned amenities for Brightmore at Wellen Park by Mattamy Homes, award-winning builder and industry leader:

  • Lakefront clubhouse and resort-like pool
  • Lifestyle activities, events and classes
  • Cafe and bar
  • Fitness Center  and Pickleball courts
  • Paw Park

Wellen Park also has  a 55+ rental community and multi-generational community.

Punta Gorda

Regency at Babcock Ranch - Upcoming - Update: Now Open

44453 Little Blue Heron Way, Punta Gorda - 844-551-2787

Toll Babcock RanchRegency at Babcock Ranch - Photo by Toll Bros.

The Punta Gorda area:  In Southwest Florida, Punta Gorda is a charming coastal city.  With its waterfront views and its small-town vibes one can explore unique boutiques, art galleries, and tiny cafés. The city's harborwalk is a popular spot for leisurely walks.  Golfers can tee off at the numerous championship golf courses in the area. Also, Punta Gorda hosts events throughout the year.  

55+ master-planned community by Toll Brothers in Punta Gorda.  Charlotte County.  Sign onto VIP List now for updates. Luxury gated community with resort amenities.  

Townhomes starting $400,000's and single-family homes starting $500's and $600's.  Please verify all information as it can change without notice. 

  • Walking trails
  • Amenity Center
  • Outdoor living options
  • Putting green


Cresswind DeLand - Coming Winter- Update: Now Open

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The DeLand area:  Living in DeLand, Florida offers a unique blend of history, natural beauty, and a vibrant community. In the heart of Volusia County, DeLand is known for its charming small-town atmosphere and rich heritage. The city's downtown has preserved architecture, boutique shops, art galleries, and restaurants.  Nature enthusiasts will appreciate DeLand's proximity to natural wonders such as Blue Spring State Park.  DeLand's convenient location offers easy access to nearby coastal destinations, Orlando's theme parks, and major highways.  

Thirty minutes from Orlando, New Smyrna Beach, and Daytona.  Three new collections.  Join VIP List on their website.  A nice feature is the full-time Lifestyle Director for events, activities, and classes with themes such as Fitness, Relationships, Education and Entertainment.  

  • Outdoor pool and sundeck
  • Indoor and outdoor social spaces
  • Pickleball
  • Art Studio
  • More

Just opened in Florida

The Preserve at La Paloma - Sun City Center (Tampa area)

MatamyLaPalomaThe Preserve at La Paloma - Photo by Matamy

867 Ruddy Quail Pl, Sun City Center, Fl. - 813-535-5709

Tampa was chosen in Time's List of the World's Greatest Places.  Sun City Center is about 27 miles south of Tampa.

Del Webb Minneola - Minneola, Fl. - Update: Now Open from $400's.

1411 Sunset Crest Way, Minneola, Fl   -   407-214-3002

Valencia Trails - Naples - GL Homes - From $700's.

11256 Daphne Court, Naples  - 239-262-4000

Luxury 55+ with some of the amenities as follows:

  • Staffed gatehouse
  • Large Clubhouse
  • Resistance pool, whirlpool and spa, lap pool
  • Tennis and pro shop
  • Recreation: Bocce, pickleball, trails
  • Dog Park
  • Nail salon
  • Cooking studio, restaurant and bar, outside bar
  • Expansive outdoor living and sophisticated design


Anticipated 700 new homes to the Atlanta area in Newnan, Georgia.  Join the VIP List on their website.  Update: Opening in February 2024.

In Newnan (Atlanta area) by Kolter Homes - 35 Oakside Dr. - 678-534-8942 - just opened.

  • Madeira  by Windsong Properties - Update: Now Open priced in $400's.

Acworth - coming soon - Amenities include clubhouse, gated, wooded lots, courtyard homes.  Please verify as information can change.  Not priced yet. 

In Canton (Atlanta area) by David Weekley Homes - 1005 Pine Bark Lane, Canton - 470-763-1898

55+ master-planned community with ranch homes (not priced yet) - Features include lakefront, fishing, golf nearby, pool, sidewalks, and low maintenance.

North Carolina

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By David Weekley homes.  Located approximately 18 miles to Charlotte, NC.  Features include pool, low maintenance, sidewalks, convenient to I-485 -  704-951-5224

1461 Del Webb Gardens Dr., Fuquay-Varina - 919-736-6065 Newly opened.  Amenities to be built soon.  From $360's - Small to large floorplans - Southwest Wake County

5104 Fountainbridge Ct, Raleigh - 866-232-1719

Three collections of single-family homes starting $400s.  Amenities will include clubhouse, indoor and outdoor pools, and pickleball courts.

South Carolina


2 communities coming to Mt. Pleasant, SC.  With its close proximity to Charleston's historic downtown (less than ten miles) and cultural attractions, Mount Pleasant residents can immerse themselves in the  arts, music, and culinary scene of the region.  

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David Weekley Homes - Builder  started in 1976 and is now in 13 states.  What is impressive about this builder is the hundreds of awards they have received and given recognition by industry leaders.  David Weekley is up to the minute on trends.  Here they talk about super showers and how they can benefit you.

  • Encore - Restore at Carolina Park - Just opened by David Weekley at the master community Restore at Carolina Park.   1617 Bloom St., Mount Pleasant, SC - 843-666-6210  

$641's - Classic Series - Garden Series - $492's - In master community Carolina Park with lake, fishing, clubhouse, pool, lap pool, dog park, golf within 5 miles.

Clements Ferry Rd., Mt. Pleasant, SC - 843-396-5900 - 55+ community in Point Hope master community - Join Interest List - Planned amenities include clubhouse, pools, recreation.

Indian Land

  • Regency at Sugar Creek by Toll Brothers - Future luxury 55+ community - Harrisburg Rd., Indian Land - Lancaster County -  866-232-1719

The Indian Land area:  With its low crime rate (please verify)  and proximity to both natural beauty and city conveniences, it is well located and it's a place that has much to offer for seniors in retirement.  About 30 minutes to Charlotte NC and same for Lake Wylie.  

Large single-family homes of 3-4 bedrooms in this collection starting at $500s.  Will feature clubhouse, pool, pickleball and bocce courts and more.


Murfreesboro:  blending Southern charm with modern amenities. Located in the heart of Middle Tennessee, a short drive from Nashville, Murfreesboro offers history, culture, and natural beauty. The city is home to Middle Tennessee State University.  The cost of living in Tennessee is relatively affordable.  The city also hosts exciting events throughout the year celebrating the heritage of bluegrass music.  

7079 Franklin Rd., Murfreesboro (Nashville area) - 615-729-7029  

Not priced yet - we suggest signing onto VIP List on website for updates.   

 Planned amenities include:

  • Walkable with sidewalks and trails
  • Large clubhouse
  • Indoor lap pool and outdoor beach entry pool
  • Fitness Studio; pickleball; tennis; bocce
  • Cart path


8067 Silver Oak Dr., Tucson - Coming Soon - 520-447-4454

Sign onto VIP List on website for updates on pricing, etc.  Planned amenities include:

  • Proposed Recreation Center (State of the Art)
  • Resort-style pool
  • Fitness Center and Aerobics Studio
  • Pickleball and Bocce
  • Spa/hot tub
  • Walking and bike paths

*Time Magazine has Tucson on its list of World's Greatest Places 2023.



In popular master-planned community with large single-family homes - about 28 miles to Denver.  Start $600's. Planned activities include:

  • Live Music
  • Bronco -viewing parties
  • Happy Hours
  • Pickle ball 


  • Regency at Milestone Ranch - 55 plus coming soon by Toll Brothers in Star, Id. - 17 mi. to the city of Boise - Update: Just opened - priced in $390's.

Floating Feather & Hwy 16, Star Idaho - 208-780-6729

Rural area featuring a luxury community of medium to large 2-3 bedroom homes and duets - 3 collections of single-family and townhomes starting in $390s - Features include:

  • Clubhouse
  • Indoor and outdoor pools
  • Pickle ball, Dog Park, Picnic areas and more
  • Golf course next door


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  • Haddington at Cota Vera (San Diego area at Chula Vista) - coming - Update: Now Open attached and paired homes starting in $700's.

About Chula Vista:  Considering a move to Chula Vista, California?    Located in San Diego County, the city offers a diverse range of attractions. Chula Vista boasts a pleasant Mediterranean climate with year-round sunshine, making outdoor activities a popular pastime. The city is home to beautiful parks, scenic trails, and  popular beaches. With its proximity to the Mexican border, Chula Vista offers a cultural experience highlighted by delicious Mexican cuisine.  For a coastal retirement lifestyle in California you may want to consider Chula Vista, less than ten miles from San Diego.

Temescal is growing  in Riverside County and becoming a popular area  - Prices of homes are probably more affordable here for California and about an hour to Los Angeles depending on what part you travel to.  


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  • Brandywine Farms by Traditions of America (55+ builder)  - West Brandywine Township - Grand Opening in Chester County

196 American Way (Welcome Center), Downingtown, Pa. - 610-708-1650 - What's this!  Premium and Pinnacle floor plans = Pinnacle floor plans are on 1/2 acre lots with seclusion and privacy!  And without yard maintenance (verify what this entails). Premium floor plans are the regular floor plans that are frequently seen and start in upper $400s.

180 single-family homes with excellent shopping in area. Amenities include:

  • Clubhouse
  • Golf simulator
  • Full-time Lifestyle Director
  • Planned activities
  • Coffee Lounge
  • Sports bar and Lounge
  • Dog grooming room
  • Walking trails
  • Wine tasting room
  • Outdoor grill 
  • Outdoor patio with firepit
  • Premium and Pinnacle floorplans

I hope you've enjoyed this review of coming soon communities for the remainder of 2023 and 2024 - Not all have been included but those listed here are important and amazing offerings for you to consider from our wonderful builders who are hoping to please you with their dedication to the senior community.  I hope to add more as they are announced through 2023.  Please verify all information because future communities may change their information without notice.

Updated: February 2024. Please verify all information.

See our new article about 2024 Coming Soon communities.