Enjoy the Fall Weather at Sun City Festival Buckeye AZ

One of the best parts about living in Sun City Festival is the beautiful Arizona weather. Sure the summers are hot and by September we're usually celebrating a day that's below 100, but the weather during the rest of the year more than makes up for it. And now that October has rolled around with its cooler mornings and evenings and comfortably warm and sunny days, I've been enjoying having my windows and doors open to let in the beautiful desert air. And with nicer weather, comes the chance to get out and enjoy all that the active adult community Sun City Festival has to offer, including the following: The … [Read more...]

Recent Recommendations From Sun City Festival Clients

I'm a niche real estate agent in that I exclusively help clients buy and sell homes in the active adult community of Sun City Festival in Buckeye, AZ. What's even more unique about my profession is that I live where I work. That's right, I'm a resident of Sun City Festival, which means that when you work with me, you not only become my client, but my neighbor as well. I love this part of my job and believe it gives me an advantage over other realtors in that I know this community inside and out so my recommendations come from first-hand knowledge and experience, I have a real time understanding of the local market … [Read more...]

A Healthy, Active and Well-rounded Lifestyle Awaits at Sun City Festival

Are you a retiree looking for a retirement home in the Phoenix area? Do you enjoy maintaining an active, healthy lifestyle? If so, you won't want to miss checking out the Arizona active adult community of Sun City Festival. As we age, our healthcare becomes increasingly more important, and finding a retirement community that is equipped to help you with your well-being will only enhance your retirement experience. In addition to boasting beautiful homes in a gorgeous location, Sun City Festival offers an excellent medical center and plenty of unique ways to stay fit and busy. So not only will you enjoy wonderful … [Read more...]

Sun City Festival HOA helps Residents Enjoy Life In Arizona

The Sun City Festival HOA - Home Owners Association - is one of the features that make living in Sun City Festival a dream. Sun City Festival's HOA is responsible for ensuring the community's facilities are well maintained while also planning monthly events that keep residents active, engaged, and socially connected with one another. I know for a fact this happens as I live here. The homeowner’s association oversees the upkeep of the recreation center, which also houses a fitness center, pool, spa, and several sports courts. They are also responsible for the 18-hole golf course, crafts center and softball complex. … [Read more...]

Sun City Festival – A Great Golf Community in Arizona for Staying Fit

One of the best things about living in a golf community in Arizona is how much opportunity you will find to enjoy the links and work in some healthy exercise at the same time.  A golf course community can be home to the most physically fit 55+ seniors you have ever met! If you are thinking about making your new home on the Sun City Festival golf course, I have some great suggestions on how to build your stamina so that you can really get the most for this unique way of life. Walk, Walk, Walk Walk everywhere, as often as possible.  You want to reach the point where you can leave the golf cart in the garage and … [Read more...]

Low Taxes, Healthcare and Activities – Three Tips about Sun City Festival

Take a moment to envision what you want your retirement years to be like. Do you want to spend your time learning new things, staying physically active and enjoying a social life? What about low taxes, sunshine and access to excellent healthcare? Are they important to you too? If so, you may want to consider purchasing a home in Sun City Festival, Arizona. Here’s why: Access to Healthcare Sun City Festival is located within the confines of Maricopa County. The county is home to multiple, premier healthcare facilities. Among the more notable are the St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, Maricopa Integrated … [Read more...]

What To Do Around Sun City Festival

When you're considering where to retire in the Phoenix area, consider Sun City Festival by Del Webb in Buckeye, AZ. This Buckeye, AZ retirement community offers a ton of activities, amenities and opportunities for recreation and involvement right in your neighborhood. But when it's time to venture a little farther, the small city of Buckeye, AZ and the surrounding area offers a wide range of options for fun in the sun. Buckeye, AZ is a town of about 50,000 people 30 miles west of downtown Phoenix. It straddles the I-10 interstate highway that runs cross country from Jacksonville, FL to Los Angeles. Settled in 1877 … [Read more...]

Plenty of Activity Clubs in Sun City Festival To Keep You Busy

There are plenty of reasons to live in Sun City Festival.  Festival is a wonderful community with great people and beautiful weather. I should know, I live here. In addition, our community has over thirty clubs that you can join to enjoy time with people that have similar interests.   Here are some of the clubs that are currently available. Barrel Buddies – A group that learns about wine, and that meets to enjoy a variety of food and wine pairings Car club – This group meets for a variety of activities involving vintage, muscle and sports cars. Digital Photo Club – This group revolves around the art of … [Read more...]

Boomers Find Over 55 Communities in Arizona an Appealing Choice

There's a shift occurring in the housing market and like many economic trends - boomers are leading the way. The number of baby boomers who have not yet reached retirement age but are choosing to move to 55+ communities is increasing every day. And it is no surprise that the warm climate and brilliant sunshine  of Arizona makes over 55 communities in Arizona very appealing to this demographic. Boomers are looking 55+ communities for a lot of reasons. With their children grown, they may be looking to downsize and streamline their lifestyles. Economically, adult communities make good sense. In addition, adult … [Read more...]

Things to do in Sun City Festival

Besides the beautiful Copper Canyon Golf Club, there are countless attractions, activities and things to do in Sun City Festival to make every day a new adventure. Thus, this 55-and-better retirement community in Northwest Phoenix is aptly named. The Sage Recreation Center sponsors a number of ongoing activities, such as: Aqua Aerobics, with jogging, jumping and dancing in the pool for a great, injury-free workout; Yoga, concentrating on breathing, toning muscles, and increasing stamina; Group Cycling, a high-energy workout on stationary bikes with a group; Rhythm & Moves Plus, choreographed Latin … [Read more...]