When you’re looking for a place to spend your “empty nester” years – the “best years of your life” – what do you imagine? A lively neighborhood where like-minded people gather? Or are you looking for more of an independent living situation? Choosing to live in an active adult community versus an independent living facility is really dependent on the individual's needs, both physically and mentally. Here are a few key differences between active adult communities and independent living communities.
Topics: The Lakes
Harmony’s Town Square is full of colorful, locally owned restaurants, doctors offices, salons and a grocery store. Supporting these local businesses gives our residents the opportunity to improve the local economy, and get to know the individuals who are behind the products and services you love. In the past we’ve discussed some small business owners that are new to Harmony, who make our community even more unique with their services. We are highlighting another one of our small businesses in Harmony that's near and dear to many – Champion’s Grill.
If you’re a parent of youngsters, you’ve probably hosted your fair share of sleepovers at your home. A handful of kids running around causing chaos inside isn’t ideal. Residents of Harmony have the perfect backdrop for an epic sleepover! Between our lakes, amenities and local restaurants in the town square, the possibilities are endless. Here are a few tips for hosting a sleepover for your kids in Harmony, Florida.
Topics: Kids in Harmony
Our Harmony Town Square is a unique resource for residents. It includes locally owned restaurants, doctors offices, salons and a grocery store. Supporting these local businesses gives you the opportunity to improve the local economy, and gives you an idea of who is behind the products and services you are purchasing! Not to mention, it keeps Harmony’s community unique.
In the past, we’ve explored why master-planned communities are safe for children. From community schools to friendly neighborhoods, you can always have peace of mind that your children are safe in a master-planned community like Harmony! Our community isn’t just safe for children, though. We’re exploring how our active adult community is a safe place to spend your retired years!
Topics: Active Adult Community
Florida is one of the most popular places to retire. (Especially for snowbirds!) Whether it's because of the beaches, our weather, or the amazing attractions we have to offer, you can never run out of reasons why retiring in the Sunshine State is great decision. Choosing one of the many retirement communities in Florida, on the other hand, is no easy feat. Harmony’s newest 55+ community, The Lakes, is a community that stands out from the rest. We’ve got 3 reasons why we think you’ll love retirement in Harmony, Florida.
Topics: The Lakes
The Lakes at Harmony, our active adult community, is full of homes and amenities that everyone can enjoy. From the pristine and protected lakes, to hiking over 12 miles of maintained trails through Harmony, to meeting friends for a round of golf at the Harmony Golf Preserve, and so much more, Harmony’s amenities and homes are second to none. All of the homes in Harmony, FL – including The Lakes – are built with eco-friendly construction standards and offer floor plans that keep your needs in mind during the best years of your life.
When searching for an active adult community to call home, factoring in frequent visits from loved ones is probably near the top of your priority list. You might be asking yourself, "Does this new home have enough room for house guests?" "Would we have any activities to keep little ones entertained?"
The Lakes, Harmony’s active adult community, is the perfect place to host house guests (especially those little ones). We’ve put together 3 reasons why the smallest members of your family will love visiting you at The Lakes.
Topics: The Lakes
The Lakes at Harmony is the newest community within Harmony, and it's specifically for residents who are at least 55 years old. The amenities and resources available to the residents are unlike any other master-planned community.
It’s hard to narrow it down to one specific amenity or resource that makes The Lakes unique, but one of our favorites is the atmosphere that we have created. We encourage neighborly friendships and social interactions. What’s even better, studies have shown that these friendships are actually proven to increase your overall happiness and can even help your health.