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Arizona Active Adult Retirement Communities

Active Retirement Communities and 55+ Communities are active retirement communities and developments that are specifically for active adult retirement living. These types of communities really offer anything and everything for an active retirement lifestyle. You can find golf courses, swimming pools, tennis courts, shuffleboard and everything else you can think of in a gated retirement resort type environment. That being said, many adult communities also offer a quiet more reserved type living for those residents that appreciate a slower pace lifestyle. Almost all have community centers or clubhouses that feature many community activities. Almost all allow small pets. About the only thing you don’t find in 55+ communities are a lot of children, which can visit but cannot reside in most communities.

Arizona and its abundant sunshine is one of the biggest retirement destinations in America. Phoenix, a city for every style is affordable with many activities. Scottsdale, for those looking for high-end resort living and a higher elevation, which makes it milder than other parts of Arizona. The Grand Canyon state has over 70 highly ranked golf courses. There are three major population centers in Arizona: Tucson in the south; the gigantic Phoenix metropolitan area in the south-central region; and Flagstaff in the north-central region. Arizona's far northern region is vast and largely empty, consisting of widely separated small settlements and large tracts of national parks, monuments, and recreation areas. It is also home to some of the largest Indian reservations in the country. Arizona is Retirement Friendly Arizona is moderately tax-friendly for retirees. Like most U.S. states, it does not tax Social Security retirement benefits. However, other types of retirement income are taxed, either partially or fully. ... Arizona's average state and local sales tax rate is 8.25%. is a hot bed for retirement living.

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205 S. Higley Road Mesa AZ 85206

Mesa Shadows

Mesa Shadows

205 S. Higley Road
Mesa, AZ 85206

3 homes $35,500 - $56,000

Mesa Shadows' 55+ Active Adult community is the perfect place to call home. Discover what makes our manufactured home community so desirable - from the affordability to the location, the stunning mountain views, and the resort-style amenities - we have it all!

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes, Mountain Living (or near)

15872 W Clubhouse Drive Goodyear AZ 85395

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

At PebbleCreek you'll feel right at home the moment you arrive. Lavish landscaping, sparkling lakes and world-class amenities provide PebbleCreek homeowners with a country club lifestyle that can be described as breathtaking. Golf, tennis, fitness, sports, arts and crafts, music/dance/theater, games and cards, plus a host of clubs and organizations are there for your enjoyment. Or if you'd prefer, just relax at the pool or surf the Internet if that's more your style.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Golf Course Living, Real Estate Homes and Land

10936 E Apache Trail Apache Junction AZ 85120

Lost Dutchman - Sun Communities

Lost Dutchman - Sun Communities

10936 E Apache Trail
Apache Junction, AZ 85120

3 homes $84,950 - $131,995

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Lost Dutchman, Apache Junction, AZ - In an area filled with Southwestern flavor, brilliant blue skies, and desert adventure, you can live your retirement dream at Lost Dutchman. Our community offers a vacation-style Apache Junction 55+ neighborhood surrounded by good friends and welcoming neighbors. This desert oasis is where you will find a life rich with all the pleasures of Arizona retirement living. With three community centers and a wide range of outstanding amenities, residents are never short on things to do in this retirement community.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes, Mountain Living (or near)

Community Amenities: BBQ Area, Billiards, Hot Tub, Social Events, Bingo, Library, Wifi for Purchase, Pet Friendly, Cards, Planned Activities, Shuffleboard, Clubhouse, Crafting, Water Aerobics, Community Center w/ Fully Equipped Kitchen, Woodworking, Dances, Card Tables, Ceramics, Exercise Classes, Common Area Free WiFi, Gated Community, Community Dinners, Laundry Facilities, Darts, Dog Park, Mail Center, Fitness Center, Pickleball, Heated Swimming Pool,

2600 E Allred Avenue Mesa AZ 85204

Sunspire

Sunspire

2600 E Allred Avenue
Mesa, AZ 85204

4 homes $9,000 - $50,000

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Discover life at Sunspire—a perfect blend of relaxation, charm, and community set against the scenic Sonoran Desert. Conveniently located 20 miles east of Phoenix, our 55+ manufactured home community in Mesa offers everything you need to relax, make connections, find adventure, and enjoy each day

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes

1100 N. Eagle Hollow Rd. Green Valley AZ 85614

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Amidst the natural beauty of the rugged Santa Rita Mountains, you can step outside and right into the scenic vistas of Madera Canyon – a wonderland for bird watchers, outdoor lovers and nature enthusiasts. Located only 25 miles south of Tucson, Quail Creek is a world of its own within the friendly town of Sahuarita in the Green Valley area. With so many ways to discover new interests while cherishing old favorites, it’s easy to enjoy your own kind of lifestyle. Here you don’t have to settle on anything, except what you want to do today.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Golf Course Living, Waterfront Living (or near), Mountain Living (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

305 South Val Vista Drive Mesa AZ 85204

Saguaro Sun

Saguaro Sun

305 South Val Vista Drive
Mesa, AZ 85204

9 homes $5,000 - $29,000

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

At Saguaro Sun, home comes with resort-style amenities in a social neighborhood atmosphere set against a backdrop of Central Arizona’s stunning landscape. Make your home in our pet-friendly 55+ manufactured home community in Mesa, Arizona, and you’ll have a putting green, swimming pool, fitness room, and clubhouse only steps from your front door.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes

4065 E. University Drive Mesa AZ 85205

Citrus Gardens

Citrus Gardens

4065 E. University Drive
Mesa, AZ 85205

10 homes $8,000 - $41,900

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Discover our vibrant, affordable, low-maintenance Arizona retirement community for ages 55 and better! At Citrus Gardens, you can create new memories, form new friendships, and enjoy the life you’ve always dreamed of.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes

36171 S. Aspen Lane Tucson AZ 85739

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

The Preserve at SaddleBrooke - The ultimate blend of exclusive luxury and inclusive friendliness combines a breathtaking, one-of-a-kind setting in the Catalina Mountains with an easygoing lifestyle that enhances the prestige of living high above it all.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Golf Course Living, Mountain Living (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

10667 South Avenue 10 East Yuma AZ 85365

Mountain Cactus Ranch

Mountain Cactus Ranch

10667 South Avenue 10 East
Yuma, AZ 85365

2 homes $42,000 - $129,950

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Mountain Cactus Ranch is the perfect manufactured housing and RV living. We are located in Yuma, Arizona with close proximity to restaurants, shopping, and supermarkets. We offer daily, weekly, or monthly sites, and if you plan to stay with us for a bit longer we also offer longer stay plans. Our lots are large with concrete patios and walks, gravel drives, full hookups, and serene landscaping.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes, Mountain Living (or near), RV Communities

702 South Meridian Road Apache Junction AZ 85120

Superstition Sunrise

Superstition Sunrise

702 South Meridian Road
Apache Junction, AZ 85120

26 homes $11,500 - $114,095

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Superstition Sunrise combines everything you love about Arizona living with the elevated experience of a luxury 55+ RV resort near Phoenix.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes, RV Communities

59680 E Robson Cir Oracle AZ 85623

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Surrounded by breathtaking mountain views and high Sonoran desert terrain, you’ll find SaddleBrooke Ranch…a Robson Resort Community located in the North Tucson area of Arizona. In this idyllic setting, SaddleBrooke Ranch offers a quiet sanctuary from the hectic pace of life. Beautiful mountain vistas, from almost every direction, provide a dramatic backdrop to resort-style amenities and distinctive homes.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Golf Course Living, Waterfront Living (or near), Mountain Living (or near), Real Estate Homes and Land

6942 W. Olive Ave Peoria AZ 85345

Jadestone on Olive

Jadestone on Olive

6942 W. Olive Ave
Peoria, AZ 85345

3 homes $27,000 - $39,900

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Jadestone on Olive captures a blend of urban convenience and quaint comfort, set amid the beauty of the Sonoran Desert. Our 55+ community near Phoenix has all the amenities and features you need to enjoy the best of Peoria living.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes

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7570 East Speedway Boulevard Tucson AZ 85710

Far Horizons East

Far Horizons East

7570 East Speedway Boulevard
Tucson, AZ 85710

Far Horizons East, an active adult, 55+ retirement community, is truly an “Oasis” in the desert – located on 60 acres with mature shade trees, beautiful desert landscaping & lawns and wonderful amenities. Our beautiful new homes featuring 2 and 3 bedroom and 2 bathroom are the latest in space saving design and energy efficiency and are priced in the low 100’s.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes

2400 East Baseline Ave. Apache Junction AZ 85119

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

The majestic Superstition Mountains set the stage for all of the scenic beauty of Rancho Mirage in Apache Junction, AZ. A 55+ manufactured home retirement community, Apache Junction is the best value in resort-style Arizona 55+ living. Residents of this desert jewel have the best of both worlds - peaceful, hometown living matched with a fabulous East Valley location steeped in Wild West history. Every day seems like a vacation at Rancho Mirage 55+ manufactured home community. Residents enjoy exclusive on-site amenities and activities.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes, Mountain Living (or near)

Community Amenities: BBQ Area, Billiards, Bingo, Pet Friendly, Clubhouse, Community Center w/ Fully Equipped Kitchen, Shuffleboard, Fitness Center, Tennis Courts, Heated Swimming Pool, Hot Tub, Cards, Lighted Tennis Courts, Mail Center, Dog Park, Pavilion, Gated Community, Pickleball, RV Storage Area, Library, Social Events, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Walking Trails,

8500 E Southern Ave Mesa AZ 85209

Crescent Run Hometown America

Crescent Run Hometown America

8500 E Southern Ave
Mesa, AZ 85209

2 homes $134,500 - $140,000

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Crescent Run offers the resort life that you’ve always dreamed of living -- for a price that can’t be beat. A large swimming pool, multiple hot tubs, a perfect location, and an enormous clubhouse are just a few of the incredible amenities,

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes, Rental Homes

Community Amenities: Gated Entry, Olympic-size Swimming Pool, 11,000 sq. ft. Clubhouse, Arts and Crafts Room, Billiards Room, Bocce Ball Court (2), Commercial / Community Kitchen, Community Center, Dog Walks (3), Fitness Center, Hot Tubs / Spas (2), Library, Nearby Golf Course, Organized Activities, Park w/ Walking Trails, Pet Friendly, Pickleball Courts (4), Picnic & BBQ Area, Putting Green, RV Storage, Shopping Nearby , Shuffleboard Courts (16), Tennis Court, Volleyball Court,

3700 South Ironwood Dr. Apache Junction AZ 85120

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Welcome home to Desert Harbor in Apache Junction, Arizona, where desert beauty meets active, resort-style 55+ living. Desert Harbor is nestled by one of Arizona’s most magnificent natural settings - the Superstition Mountains. In addition, wide boulevard-style streets and attractive common areas create a serene environment for Arizona retirement living among friends and neighbors. It is easy to take time to enjoy life's pleasures at Desert Harbor retirement community. With a wealth of amazing amenities, you can stay as busy or relaxed as you desire in this gorgeous manufactured home community.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes, Mountain Living (or near)

Community Amenities: Activity Center, Billiards, Crafting, Dog Park, Gated Community, Fitness Center, Heated Swimming Pool, Hot Tub, Horseshoes, Indoor Swimming Pool, Library, Mail Center, Pet Friendly, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Ping Pong, Restrooms, Putting Green, Shuffleboard, Cards, Swimming Pools, Community Center w/ Fully Equipped Kitchen,

11050 E Apache Trail Apache Junction AZ 85120

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Take in breathtaking mountain views while you enjoy the fabulous Arizona climate at Blue Star RV Resort. Our prime location in the East Valley gives you easy access to popular attractions in Phoenix and Mesa, while providing a desert oasis just for active 55+ RVers. We offer over 100 spacious full hookup RV sites with gravel pads and concrete patio areas throughout our professionally landscaped grounds. And our impressive amenity package at Blue Star will take your getaway to the next level.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes, RV Communities

Community Amenities: Billiards, Bingo, Laundry Facilities, Library, Mail Center, Pet Friendly, Planned Activities, Restrooms, RV Sites, Shower Facilities, Social Events, Cards, Card Tables, Clubhouse, Common Area Free WiFi, Community Center w/ Fully Equipped Kitchen, Crafting, Free Wifi, Heated Swimming Pool,

13650 N. Frontage Rd. Yuma AZ 85367

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Blessed with views of the foothills, wide easy-to-navigate streets and a friendly hometown feel, Fortuna del Oro is a fun-in-the-sun carefree paradise for active adults. Located in the warm and welcoming community of Yuma, Arizona, this top-notch RV resort boasts a wealth of activities and amenities including a just-the-right-length 9-hole regulation golf course plus a driving range and practice putting area.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes, Golf Course Living, Mountain Living (or near), Rental Homes, RV Communities

2727 E University Dr. Tempe AZ 85281

Sage Point

Sage Point

2727 E University Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85281

7 homes $11,000 - $148,000

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Start your retirement at Sage Point, a 55+, pet friendly, manufactured home community located in Tempe, Arizona. Live an active adult lifestyle or simply relax in one of the many affordable manufactured homes available.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes

18216 N. 21st Place Phoenix AZ 85022

Buffalo Ridge

Buffalo Ridge

18216 N. 21st Place
Phoenix, AZ 85022

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

If you dream of year-round sunshine, Buffalo Ridge in Phoenix is the place for you. Residing at Buffalo Ridge is like living at a resort, with mountain views, a sparkling swimming pool, air-conditioned clubhouse, and even an off-leash dog park for your furry companion! Easy access to the 101 and 51 freeways makes getting around a snap, so you can enjoy Phoenix's world-class restaurants, shops, cultural institutions and golf courses.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Real Estate Homes and Land

3300 E Broadway Rd Mesa AZ 85204

The Cliffs

The Cliffs

3300 E Broadway Rd
Mesa, AZ 85204

10 homes $21,900 - $173,629

Find the perfect manufactured home at The Cliffs. Located in Mesa, Arizona, this 55+ community has everything you are looking for in your retirement. See the available homes in this active adult community today!

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes

10540 E. Apache Trail Apache Junction AZ 85120

Rosehaven Estates and RV Resort

Rosehaven Estates and RV Resort

10540 E. Apache Trail
Apache Junction, AZ 85120

11 homes $38,350 - $75,000

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Rosehaven lies in the heart of sunny Apache Junction, Arizona. Our residents enjoy an exciting calendar of activities at one of the three amenity centers, including BBQs, shuffleboard, cards and billiards. Come check out our brand new amenities center, with its gorgeous swimming pool, game room, internet cafe, gym and office!

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes

2208 W Baseline Ave. Apache Junction AZ 85120

La Casa Blanca - Sun Communities

La Casa Blanca - Sun Communities

2208 W Baseline Ave.
Apache Junction, AZ 85120

1 homes $67,000 - $67,000

Pets Allowed Pet Friendly

Make your retirement dreams come true at La Casa Blanca, Apache Junction's friendliest 55+ lifestyle community. The beauty of the Superstition Mountains sets the stage for this quaint and friendly desert oasis in the East Valley. The exceptional nature of the beautiful Sonoran Desert landscape that surrounds the community is enhanced by the warm, neighborly spirit of the residents that will welcome you home.

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes, Mountain Living (or near)

Community Amenities: Billiards, Cards, Heated Swimming Pool, Hot Tub, Mail Center, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Pet Friendly, Restrooms, Shuffleboard, Swimming Pool, Community Center w/ Fully Equipped Kitchen, Dog Park, Fitness Center, Gated Community,

3707 W. Pine Lakes Drive Prescott AZ 86305

Pine Lakes Hometown America

Pine Lakes Hometown America

3707 W. Pine Lakes Drive
Prescott, AZ 86305

1 homes $140,900 - $140,900

Forbes rankings are among the most prestigious in the world, and this year Forbes called Prescott, Ariz., one of the top 25 places to retire. Pine Lakes takes that honor to the next level, by providing residents luxury amenities, a tight-knit community an

Community Lifestyles: 55+ Communities, Active Retirement, Manufactured Homes, Waterfront Living (or near), Mountain Living (or near), Rental Homes

Community Amenities: Community Kitchen, Community Patio, Fishing Lake, Game Room, Nature Trails, Organized Activities, Pickleball Courts, Tennis Courts, Car Wash Area, Clubhouse, Dog Park, Fitness Center, Horseshoe Pits, Medical Facilities Nearby, Picnic & BBQ Area, Ping Pong Table, RV, Boat & Trailer Storage Area, Schools, Shopping & Restaurants Nearby, Shuffleboard Court, Swimming Pool,

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Active Retirement Communities and 55+ Communities are active retirement communities and developments that are specifically for active adult retirement living. These types of communities really offer anything and everything for an active retirement lifestyle. You can find golf courses, swimming pools, tennis courts, shuffleboard and everything else you can think of in a gated retirement resort type environment. That being said, many adult communities also offer a quiet more reserved type living for those residents that appreciate a slower pace lifestyle. Almost all have community centers or clubhouses that feature many community activities. Almost all allow small pets. About the only thing you don’t find in 55+ communities are a lot of children, which can visit but cannot reside in most communities.

Arizona and its abundant sunshine is one of the biggest retirement destinations in America. Phoenix, a city for every style is affordable with many activities. Scottsdale, for those looking for high-end resort living and a higher elevation, which makes it milder than other parts of Arizona. The Grand Canyon state has over 70 highly ranked golf courses. There are three major population centers in Arizona: Tucson in the south; the gigantic Phoenix metropolitan area in the south-central region; and Flagstaff in the north-central region. Arizona's far northern region is vast and largely empty, consisting of widely separated small settlements and large tracts of national parks, monuments, and recreation areas. It is also home to some of the largest Indian reservations in the country. Arizona is Retirement Friendly Arizona is moderately tax-friendly for retirees. Like most U.S. states, it does not tax Social Security retirement benefits. However, other types of retirement income are taxed, either partially or fully. ... Arizona's average state and local sales tax rate is 8.25%. is a hot bed for retirement living.

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