55+ Communities Fort Lauderdale FL

Let the FMHA Help You Find a Home in One of the Many Wonderful 55+ Communities in the Fort Lauderdale, FL, Area

55+ Communities Fort Lauderdale FL55+ communities are immensely popular in the Fort Lauderdale, Florida area – and for good reason. These types of communities, also commonly referred to as age-restricted communities or active adult communities, are purposefully built with the lifestyle goals of active, older adults in mind. Often gated, 55+ communities are secure residential neighborhoods that typically feature affordably priced manufactured homes along with a wide range of onsite amenities and structured activities geared toward those looking to stay busy and physically fit during retirement. Though the type and number of amenities that you will find in 55+ communities in the Fort Lauderdale, FL, area will vary, the following are quite common:

  • Swimming pools
  • Hot tubs
  • Tennis courts
  • Shuffleboard courts
  • Fitness facilities
  • Book and DVD lending libraries
  • Group meeting spaces
  • And more

An incredibly helpful resource at your disposal while you look for a home to buy in a 55+ community is the Florida Manufactured Housing Association, Inc. The FMHA is a member-funded not-for-profit organization with a multifaceted mission. Since the FMHA’s founding in 1947, an important pillar of that mission has been to educate prospective homebuyers on the many benefits of not just factory-built housing, but also the advantages of living in those communities – such as 55-plus communities – where factory-built housing can primarily be found.

Contact the FMHA today if you think you might like our help finding a home in one of the many 55+ communities in the Fort Lauderdale, FL, area.