Known for its beautiful weather, active lifestyle, quality air and mild climate; Colorado is a very popular place for people to consider retiring. There are many wonderful communities dedicated to seniors and older adults that have great reputations and offer a ton of amenities. The Front Range in particular is one of the most popular places for anyone to relocate to in Colorado, but this is especially true for older adults. Here is a quick list of our top three adult living communities in the Front Range.
Windsor Gardens, a 55 and over community, is located in the city of Denver on an astounding 143 acres. A slightly older community built in the mid 60’ residents can enjoy sprawling lawns and gardens and many mature trees. Tucked among Denver’s finest neighborhoods, residents of Windsor Gardens are only a few minutes away from the Cherry Creek Mall, tons of fantastic restaurants and numerous socially cultural activities. The Windsor Gardens community has about 3,500 residents and 2,690 homes. One of best amenities of Windsor Gardens is the 35,000 square-foot clubhouse that features an indoor and outdoor pool, a fitness center, several hobby rooms, an aerobics studio and a private restaurant and library. There is also a par 9 executive golf course on the community’s grounds which are surrounded by private hiking and biking trails. Homes in Windsor range from 1-4 bedrooms and offer both attached and detached garages. Price ranges vary for real estate in Windsor Gardens which make it an affordable option for many.
The Verona, located in Highlands Ranch, Colorado serves adult residents 55 years and offers new accommodations and updated homes. Home choices in the community include two different models with four floor plan options each. Included in the cost of living is all outdoor and lawn maintenance including snow removal and raking. This up-and-coming community is still under development and is currently constructing a 24,000 square foot onsite recreation center that will help Verona residents maintaining their active lifestyles. Setting the new standard for senior living communities, all Verona homes are extremely personalized, offer rich design features and have energy-efficient aspects.
Anthem Ranch Retirement Community is located in Broomfield and is a Del Webb community. The suburban feel of this neighborhood is right in par with the surround area and offers residents picturesque views of the Rocky Mountain foothills, top rated amenities, easy access to outdoor recreation and the Broadlands Golf Course. This community caterers to older adults and serves those who are 45 years and over. Aspen Lodge is the center of the community’s activities and boasts a huge variety of indoor amenities including a ballroom, several craft studios, a movie theater, game rooms with billiards, and an indoor lap pool with spa. With developments still underway, Anthem will have over 1,300 residences upon completion. Homes in the neighborhood feature large great rooms, gourmet kitchens and private outdoor living spaces.