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Tellico Village - A Life with Boating Bliss

Feb 11, 2019
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Tellico Lake boating

Feeling the winter blues? You don’t have too. Find a beautiful lake community and your quality of life is likely to skyrocket. Here’s why. Living in a master-planned community that offers both boating and lake amenities has tremendous health benefits. Just getting out on the water, seeing the water, swimming in the water - it all feels good. Lake living is proven to relieve anxiety and is an easy way to disconnect from the stress while bonding with nature. Add quality time spent with your friends and loved ones, and the formula is...

New Year's Fitness Resolutions Are Easy at The Landings in Savannah

Jan 11, 2019
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The Landings Savannah walking trails

It’s 2019 and the New Year brings high expectations for fulfilling goals and making changes for bettering life. Whether the goal is getting in shape, finding the ultimate retirement destination or planning a trip to enrich the season, Savannah Georgia is a great place to find it all. Popular resolutions evolve about bettering health, losing weight, financial freedom and finding the perfect place to call home.
Each New Year brings new...

Fun & Fitness at Compass Pointe in Wilmington

Dec 26, 2018
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Compass Pointe NC

When it comes to exploring great places to live, there is no better place to check out this season than one of the most happening cities in North Carolina, the seaside port of Wilmington. This coastal community is full of exciting festivals, streets decorated to the hilt with Christmas regalia and dazzling foodie experiences. It is also home to several of America’s best beaches which include Wrightsville Beach, Kure and Carolina Beach...

Asheville Waterfalls and More Great Hikes in Western North Carolina

Jun 12, 2018
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hiking with waterfalls

Boomers searching for places to retire with spectacular scenery can find this and more in the Western North Carolina mountains. The region is filled with thousands of blooming spring and summer wildflowers, roaming indigenous wildlife species, preserved natural forests, tons of outdoor activities and some of the most beautiful cascading waterfalls that can be found...

Healthy Communities Add to Longevity and Bliss

Mar 6, 2018
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walkable communities

Times they are “a changing”, especially when it comes to finding the perfect place to build or buy a home. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently revealed that folks of all ages today depend on a number of factors directly related to overall well-being when choosing which neighborhood and area to purchase in. The priorities are based on living a quality life with natural surroundings, access to walking paths, bicycle friendly communities, community gardens, farmer’s markets and community parks are...

Big Canoe - Where Neighbors Help Neighbors

Jan 25, 2018
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Big Canoe Jasper Georgia

Baby Boomers take a lot into consideration when searching for the ideal location to retire as this might be their last home purchase. They also understand the importance of maintaining a healthy and fulfilling lifestyle to promote longevity to enjoy the wide variety of resources found within a well-designed master planned community. “Aging in place” is what most folks want over age 65; to live a normal life in...

7 Fun Ways to Get Fit at Brunswick Forest in Coastal North Carolina

Jan 12, 2018
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The Villages at Brunswick Forest

Losing weight and getting in shape are always on the top of New Year’s resolution lists and with the onset of 2018, it’s time to reflect on how to make those goals a reality and have fun doing it!   The challenge that most individuals face this time of year is dealing with the harsh winter conditions that inhabit many parts of the country, especially this year, which prevents getting outside to workout...

Tellico Village Pickleball Club - Top 10 in the World

Jan 8, 2018
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Tellico Village Pickleball Club

Pickleball is the fastest growing sport in the entire world of "aging gracefully" Baby Boomers and as a result, waterfront retirement communities throughout the continental USA have recognized this upwardly-mobile trend and are replying to the demand for this "too hot to stop" fitness craze by providing the ultimate sports playground when it comes to building health conscious retirement homes. Folks who have disconnected from the 9-5 scene...

The Reserve at Lake Keowee Breaks Ground on New Fitness Center

Oct 3, 2017
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The Reserve fitness center ground breaking

The Reserve at Lake Keowee, an award winning Lake Keowee real estate development, has broken ground on its new Fitness Center and is set to open in the first quarter of 2018. The new 5,000 square foot facility is designed by Stephen Fuller Designs and being built by Pyramid Construction, Inc. and will be located less than half a mile from The Orchard House clubhouse and the Village Center – the community’s primary gathering place...

Forest Bathing in Asheville North Carolina

Jun 19, 2017
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Forest bathing in Asheville

Avid outdoor explorers are rapidly discovering the multitude of health benefits that can be gained by the practice of “shinrin-yoku” otherwise known as forest bathing and there’s no better place to live and enjoy this than in Asheville. Originating in Japan, a forest bathing trip involves visiting a forest for relaxation and recreation. By breathing in wood essential oils (phytoncides) found in the trees, bathers enjoy the benefit of reduced stress, boosted immunity and...

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