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Anthem Ranch

Community NameAnthem Ranch
Location3624 Parkside Center Dr
Broomfield, Colorado, 80023
United States
Community Lifestyle (Summary)One of the ways Anthem Ranch stands out is by offering a wide range of amenities for residents to enjoy. There are only a handful of reasons to ever have to leave the community. Surrounding it are 48 miles of trails along with 22 established parks and over 10 water areas including lakes. All of it is accessible. The community also offers amenities that active adults are looking for including an outdoor and indoor lap pool, a full fitness center with modern equipment, and a walking track. There is also pickleball, shuffleboard, and tennis available.
Those who live here can also be as engaged as they would like to be within the community and with neighbors. There are dozens of clubs and groups to be a part of including those related to ongoing current events as well as leisure topics. It’s possible to take in a movie with friends or relax with a game of cards. The billiards room is beautiful. While the area is surrounded by nature, it’s still a very welcoming community with modern amenities throughout.
Community Real Estate (Summary)Anthem Ranch is a master-planned community. Anthem Ranch 55+ is one component of it that’s dedicated to people over the age of 55. Some of it remains under development, but when complete will be a community of 1,300 homes. These homes range from 1,200 to nearly 3,000 square feet of living space. All are single-family properties. The current developers, Toll Bros, offer just ranch-style homes, though there are several floor plan options available to choose from in most areas.
The homes here range from various options all designed by David Weekley. Choose from a two-bedroom, two-bathroom home or those that are larger. All include garages, patios, beautiful interiors, and a modern design.
Gated CommunityNo
Area (Summary)About Broomfield, Colorado
Anthem Ranch is tucked away in Broomfield, Colorado, a highly desirable place to call home. It’s about 25 minutes from Denver and about 15 minutes from Boulder. This luxury 55+ community is part of the larger Anthem Ranch planned community. Broomfield, the city surrounding it, offers a lot of amenities as well, including shopping. It’s a short 20-minute drive to the Rocky Mountain National Park and the Denver International Airport. Broomfield is surrounded by nature, which is why it is so ideal for the active person looking for a beautiful place to call home.
More About Anthem RanchAs a 55 plus community Colorado residents may find Anthem Ranch to be a highly desirable, beautiful community to call home. Located in Broomfield, Colorado, it’s easily close to the foothills of the Rocky Mountains and the big cities of Denver and Boulder. This community includes modern homes, incredible views, and none of the maintenance property owners don’t want to do. These designer homes also have access to numerous on-site amenities, groups, and clubs. Yet, it’s just a short 25-minute drive into Denver.

Brennan by the Lake

Community Brennan by the Lake
Location689 Brennan Cir
Erie, Colorado, 80516
United States
Community Lifestyle (Summary)Brennan by the Lake Lifestyle and Amenities

This community offers a number of key benefits. The Thomas Reservoir is located across the street from the community itself, which provides access to numerous fishing areas, biking trails, and walking paths. It is also a quiet area, though it is only a short drive from area attractions. For those seeking a low-maintenance lifestyle with all of the features desired, Brennan by the Lake offers it.

The community has numerous amenities. There is a significant amount of open green space, some of which is preserved. There is a well-appointed community park. The community is smaller, with only 66 homes being built within it. That helps to keep it a bit more private than other communities in the area.

A key to this community is that much of it has been specifically left to be undeveloped. That is, there are smaller community-shared areas, but most of the area is dedicated to being as natural as possible. Still, amenities are only a short drive away when desired.

Community Real Estate (Summary)Types of Homes in Brennan by the Lake

With 66 single-family and attached homes, residents will find Brennan by the Lake an excellent choice for daily living. The homes are all new construction and building began in 2016. Home prices range from $300,000 up to $600,000, depending on the customizations and sizes selected. The community offers four floorplan options for the townhomes here. These range from 1,950 square feet up to 2,320 square feet. The homes range from two-bedroom to three-bedroom homes with two or three bathrooms. All of the properties include a two-car garage. For those seeking more space, the single-family homes offer as much as 2,755 square feet of living area with features such as first-floor master bedrooms.

Gated CommunityNo
Area (Summary)About Erie, ColoradoIf you are looking for a 55 plus lifestyle Colorado community, Erie can be an excellent choice for several reasons. Brennan on the Lake sits in a 33-area region near the Thomas Reservoir. It’s close to several retailers, but far enough away to keep its private charm and natural layout.

The community is easily accessible to Boulder-area attractions, including restaurants, the library, nightlife, and ample shopping. It is also a short drive to the Rocky Mountains for activities as well as to Denver, which is about 28 miles away. The Denver International Airport is easily accessible as well as various cultural and entertainment venues in the big city.

More About Brennan by the LakeBrennan by the Lake is a 55 plus community in Erie, Colorado, near Boulder. It’s within the Thomas Reservoir area, providing excellent access to a beautiful region for active adults. As a newer community, it offers home buyers a range of options in terms of floor plans and styles, though all of the homes here are quite impressive with luxurious features, energy-efficient designs, and ample green space. This community is being developed by Boulder Creek Neighborhoods, a well-recognized name in custom home building in the region.

Country Lake Villas

Community NameCountry Lake Villas
Location2420 N Boise Ave
Loveland, Colorado, 80538
United States
Community Lifestyle (Summary)Country Lake Villas is a 55 plus community located in Loveland, Colorado, in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. This community offers attached homes. The homes surrounding a large lake, providing a lakefront view for each property. The area is about an hour outside of Denver, but it’s an easy drive to the airport or Denver’s many cultural amenities. For those who want a private, natural setting, Country Lake Villas can be the ideal choice.

The biggest benefit of living at Country Lake Villas is having access to the lake itself. This is a prime location for swimming, fishing, and relaxing. Much of the area is surrounded by natural, open space or parks, which makes for the ideal option for active adults. There are several walking trails as well as areas for bike riding. For many, though, the lake is very charming just for its view.

For those who want more outdoor recreation, the lake at Country Lake Villas connects across several canals that can take boaters to Loveland Lake, a larger area with more recreation. Only wakeless boating is allowed on these canals.

Community Real Estate (Summary)The biggest benefit of living at Country Lake Villas is having access to the lake itself. This is a prime location for swimming, fishing, and relaxing. Much of the area is surrounded by natural, open space or parks, which makes for the ideal option for active adults. There are several walking trails as well as areas for bike riding. For many, though, the lake is very charming just for its view.

For those who want more outdoor recreation, the lake at Country Lake Villas connects across several canals that can take boaters to Loveland Lake, a larger area with more recreation. Only wakeless boating is allowed on these canals.

Home TypeLoveland Lake Villas is a small and somewhat private area. It has only 25 homesites. These homes were built between 1984 and 1993. Many of them have been updated over the years to include more modern features. This area is a 55 plus community, which means no one under that age can live here. For those seeking a home here, only resale options are available. However, these properties offer some nice features. The homes are attached homes. They offer between 1,230 and 2,320 square feet of living space. The homes are each unique, but all offer two-bedroom or three-bedroom designs. Some include first-floor master suites. Others include finished basements or additional living space. Many have outdoor areas such as a covered porch or patio as well. The homes all offer an attached two-car garage as well.
Gated CommunityYes
Area (Summary)Loveland is a larger community near the Rocky Mountain foothills. It’s home to many of the amenities homeowners need, including several large retail stores, the McKee Medical Center, and area parks. The Benson Sculpture Garden is nearby as well as various cultural amenities. Loveland has a downtown area that’s small but is a good location for finding small shops and restaurants. Loveland Lake is a popular recreational feature here with numerous amenities and activities planned around it each year. It’s an excellent spot for some fishing on the weekend, too.

Traveling to Loveland is easy to do. It’s about an hour outside of Denver. It’s only a few minutes from the Rocky Mountain ski areas and hiking trails. Country Lake Villas is the 55 plus community Colorado residents are often after for its natural amenities and home-like feel.

More About Country Lake VillasCountry Lake Villas is a 55 plus community located in Loveland, Colorado, in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. This community offers attached homes. The homes surrounding a large lake, providing a lakefront view for each property. The area is about an hour outside of Denver, but it’s an easy drive to the airport or Denver’s many cultural amenities. For those who want a private, natural setting, Country Lake Villas can be the ideal choice.

Encore at Anthem Ranch

Community NameEncore At Anthem Ranch
Location16121 Aspen Lodge Dr
Broomfield, Colorado, 80023
United States
AmenitiesExerciseFitness Center
Community Lifestyle (Summary)One of the key benefits of living at Encore At Anthem Ranch is that it has a lot of amenities onsite for residents to enjoy creating an outstanding 55 plus lifestyle Colorado residents often seek. One of the largest features is the 32,000 square feet clubhouse. It is available just to residents of the community. It has a full calendar of ongoing events and activities, areas for fitness, including strength training and cardio, and a large sports court. There are options such as pickleball and bocce ball here. Tennis and billiards are also available. There is also a large outdoor pool, a hot tub, and a sundeck for relaxation. For those who want a more natural experience, the various walking trails may be the ideal choice. There are also several open green spaces and ponds in the community, making it accessible to anyone looking for something special.
Community Real Estate (Summary)The Encore At Anthem Ranch is a large community. It is home to about 1,300 homesites in total. Most of them are 55 plus, though there are some exceptions. The homes here were built by Del Webb, and new construction is ongoing by Toll Bros. These luxury properties are all single-family homes. The builder began the development in 2006, and new properties continue to be added, though at a much slower pace.

The homes in this community range in size from 1,200 to 2,800 square feet. Most offer beautiful amenities and features such as gourmet kitchens and large great rooms. They are typically two or three-bedroom homes, with two or three bathrooms, though some differences exist here. Outdoor living space is also a nice feature of the homes in this community. All of these homes are ranch style properties. Many of them have views of the mountains right from the living room windows.

Gated CommunityYes
Area (Summary)Broomfield, Colorado is an up and coming community with a lot to offer. It is only about 20 miles from either Boulder or Denver. The Denver International Airport is about a half-hour drive as well. Nearby, there are dozens of parks as well as several bike trails. This community has all of the amenities desired, including ample shopping, dining, medical facilities, and much more within a short 10-minute drive or less. Yet, Encore At Anthem Ranch still feels very luxurious and private. Residents will find getting around is very easy to do, as well.
More About Encore At Anthem RanchEncore At Anthem Ranch is a modern, luxury 55 plus community Colorado residents can easily fall in love with because of its location and amenities. There are numerous styles of homes here, many of which are still under development. This community has nice features within each home, such as open floor plans, lots of natural light, and stunning views of the mountains outside. Those who purchase homes here will benefit from the wide range of amenities available within the community, too. It is also rather close to both Boulder and Denver, making it easily possible to commute as needed.

Encore at Eastlake

Community NameEncore at Eastlake
Location12500 Monroe Dr
Thornton, Colorado, 80241
United States
AmenitiesOutdoor PoolParks
Community Lifestyle (Summary)For those seeking things to do close to home, Encore at Eastlake has much to offer. At the heart of this are several parks and outdoor spaces. There is a pool and a large open patio as well. For those who love to sunbathe, relax, and go for a swim, this is ideal during the warmer summer months. There are also several biking trails through the community and park areas. Walking trails are also available.

For those who want more indoor relaxation, the recreation and clubhouse are ideal. This services as the main facility for the community where residents have full access to the amenities they want and need. There is a moderately sized exercise facility here with some programs available. The clubhouse also has an area for gatherings both for resident private events as well as for community gatherings. It’s a well-designed and modern location.

Community Real Estate (Summary)Encore at Eastlake is home to about 140 homesites. Homes are priced in the Mid-$300,000 range and higher. This development was built by Boulder Creek Neighborhoods. Construction ranged from 2015 through 2018. All of the homes are attached. No new construction is planned for the community. All homes are designed to be energy efficient and low maintenance, which is ideal for those who are busy.

The homes range in size from 1,295 up to 1,617 square feet, which is a smaller property compared to other neighborhoods. They typically have two-bedrooms and two-bathrooms, though some one-bedroom homes are also here. Each home also features a two-car garage. And, they are all ranch-style homes. Many offer flexible layouts and open spaces, which makes them a bit easier to customize to fit just about any need. Because they are newer, they are also very modern and beautiful properties

Gated CommunityNo
Area (Summary)About Thornton, CO

Those looking for a place to live close to Denver will find Encore at Eastlake to be ideal. However, Thornton itself has much to offer including a large retail area with shops and restaurants. It is close to Heritage Todd Creek Golf Club as well as several other golf courses. There are also several parks in the community of Thornton to explore. The community is also just off I-25, which makes it simple to get to the Downtown Denver area or to the airport.

More About Encore at EastlakeFor those seeking a modern community that’s rather small, Encore at Eastlake is a great choice. It is located in Thornton which is a short drive from various amenities and dozens of attractions in the Denver area. Encore at Eastlake is the ideal active 55 plus community with a smaller footprint and a more neighborly feel to it. It is full of beautiful, newer homes, too. This area is particularly beneficial to those who need to commute into Denver as it is just a short driveway. Yet, it does not feel like a busy city, nor is it one.

Encore at Great Plains

Community NameEncore at Great Plains
Location1928 S Flanders Way
Aurora, Colorado, 80013
United States
Community Lifestyle (Summary)This community has much to offer the active adult. There are several walking trails, including a few that take you into area park and green space areas. There is also a bike path for those who want to spend some time on their bike in the morning.

The community also has a larger clubhouse. It is home to a large area for gatherings. The clubhouse spaces can be used by residents for private events or special community events. There are some programs and activities available throughout the week for residents as well. The Encore at Great Plains clubhouse also features a large outdoor pool area and a deck. This provides for ample area for residents to relax and enjoy the sun during the warm summer months. This is a tight-knit community, which means it is easy for individuals to really enjoy getting to know and making friends with their neighbors at the various events here.

Community Real Estate (Summary)Encore at Great Plains is being built by Boulder Creek Neighborhoods. Construction on the development began in 2015 and continues. When complete, the community will have about 98 homes. While some resale homes may occur, most of the available properties are new construction.

The homes are attached properties. They are designed to be low-maintenance (most of the exterior maintenance at Encore at Great Plains is done by the community itself, making life a bit easier to manage). In addition to this, the homes have some key features that help them to stand out. For example, some have zero-step entries, and others have private, larger outdoor spaces. The homes at Encore at Great Plains range in size from 1,295 to 1,617 square feet of living space. Most have two-bedrooms and two-bathrooms, but a few are just one-bedroom homes as well. Each home also features a two-car garage.

Gated CommunityNo
Area (Summary)About Aurora, CO

Aurora is one of the more sought-after communities to live in because it is so close to Denver and many area attractions. There are numerous shopping areas, restaurants, and medical centers nearby. It is also home to Cherry Creek State Park and the Medical Center of Aurora. Residents will also find that it takes about 25 minutes to get to the Denver International Airport. Still, much of Aurora remains green and open and feels like a welcoming small town.

More About Encore at Great PlainsEncore at Great Plains is a 55 plus community located in the heart of Aurora, CO. This is an active adult community that packs in a lot of fun alongside beautiful homes. This community is smaller. There is new construction occurring here as well, yet it is an established area. The builders plan for it to stay rather small, which makes it a good choice for those who are looking for a quaint neighborhood to call home.

Fairways Villas at Green Valley Ranch

Community NameFairway Villas at Green Valley Ranch
Location20391 East 53rd Drive
Denver, Colorado, 80249
United States
Community Lifestyle (Summary)Those seeking a beautiful and active 55 plus community in Colorado will find much to enjoy about Green Valley Ranch Fairway Villas. It’s a moderately sized location that sits in a wetland area. There are walking paths and several ponds to enjoy here. The community also offers game courts and open green space.

For those who golf, the Colorado Open Golf Championships happen here. The Green Valley Ranch Golf Course is an 18-hole course with a par of 72. It’s easily accessible with just a short walk. It is also home to a large clubhouse. The Club, as it is called, was updated in 2014 with new amenities. It has newer fitness rooms with exercise equipment, a large spa area with a lap pool, and several available rooms for various uses. There is also a library here and a coffee bar. Outside, there’s an outdoor kitchen as well as a fire pit. There are tables and chairs here, too, which makes it perfect for those who want to enjoy the sounds of nature while enjoying a meal. An outdoor pool is available with a covered patio, too.

Community Real Estate (Summary)This 55 plus community has 220 homesites. Many of them have been designed to be environmentally friendly and feature Energy Star appliances and designs. The homes are all single-family properties with between 2,090 and 2,764 square feet of living space, which is some of the larger options for these communities. The homes offer two- or three-bedrooms and two bathrooms.

The community offers both new and resale homes. For those who want to customize one of the key options is to add an additional room and bathroom to a second floor. Many of the homes also offer several floor plan options as well as features such as 2×6 framing and blown-in fiberglass insulation. These are higher-valued homes with larger master bedroom suites and gourmet kitchens. Some also include walk-in showers and high ceilings

Gated CommunityNo
Area (Summary)About Denver, Colorado

As noted, Green Valley Ranch Fairway Villas is in Denver itself. It’s close to I-70, 1,225, and numerous state routes. Denver is full of amenities and creational areas along with medical facilities, religious organizations, and various retail and dining areas. Aurora Mall is one of the closest to the community. The downtown area of the city is just 15 miles away, making heading into town for a show easy to do.

More About Fairway Villas at Green Valley Ranch

About Green Valley Ranch Fairway Villas

For those who want to live near a golf course, Green Valley Ranch Fairway Villas is a go-to option. This location offers many of the amenities you may be looking for in an age-restricted community, but with an upscale, modern vibe to it. It’s located in Denver itself, making it the closest age-restricted community to the larger city. With the Green Valley Ranch Golf Course nearby, it makes for a beautiful and more remote feeling than the area’s urban vibe.

Green Valley Ranch Fairway Villas Lifestyle & Amenities

Those seeking a beautiful and active 55 plus community in Colorado will find much to enjoy about Green Valley Ranch Fairway Villas. It’s a moderately sized location that sits in a wetland area. There are walking paths and several ponds to enjoy here. The community also offers game courts and open green space.

For those who golf, the Colorado Open Golf Championships happen here. The Green Valley Ranch Golf Course is an 18-hole course with a par of 72. It’s easily accessible with just a short walk. It is also home to a large clubhouse. The Club, as it is called, was updated in 2014 with new amenities. It has newer fitness rooms with exercise equipment, a large spa area with a lap pool, and several available rooms for various uses. There is also a library here and a coffee bar. Outside, there’s an outdoor kitchen as well as a fire pit. There are tables and chairs here, too, which makes it perfect for those who want to enjoy the sounds of nature while enjoying a meal. An outdoor pool is available with a covered patio, too.

Types of Homes in Green Valley Ranch Fairway Villas

This 55 plus community has 220 homesites. Many of them have been designed to be environmentally friendly and feature Energy Star appliances and designs. The homes are all single-family properties between 2,090 and 2,764 square feet of living space, which is some of the larger options for these communities. The homes offer two- or three bedrooms and two bathrooms.

The community offers both new and resale homes. For those who want to customize one of the key options is to add an additional room and bathroom to a second floor. Many of the homes also offer several floor plan options as well as features such as 2×6 framing and blown-in fiberglass insulation. These are higher-valued homes with larger master bedroom suites and gourmet kitchens. Some also include walk-in showers and high ceilings.

About Denver, Colorado

As noted, Green Valley Ranch Fairway Villas is in Denver itself. It’s close to I-70, 1,225, and numerous state routes. Denver is full of amenities and creational areas along with medical facilities, religious organizations, and various retail and dining areas. Aurora Mall is one of the closest to the community. The downtown area of the city is just 15 miles away, making heading into town for a show easy to do.

Gleneagles Village

Community NameGleneagles Village
LocationGleneagles Village Pkwy
Highlands Ranch, Colorado, 80130
United States
Community Lifestyle (Summary)Fort hose who like to keep busy, Gleneagles Village has much to offer including a premier clubhouse. It is a large community-style clubhouse that was updated in 2003. It has a billiards area, a library, and numerous open rooms that can be used for various needs. There’s a catering kitchen here, perfect for hosting social events, and big-screen TVs to help with watch parties.

For those who want to spend more time outside, there are numerous amenities to take advantage of. This includes beautifully landscaped walkways and a few open green spaces. The Links Golf Course is close, which also creates some nice views. There is also an indoor spa on the property as well as a dance floor for those fun Friday nights. Residents can also relax with a pond-view or take advantage of the Rocky Mountains in the distance.

Events happen throughout the year. There are also a number of social activities for residents, such as casino trips. On a weekly basis, there are activities such as card clubs and exercise programs. New things are always happening here.

Community Real Estate (Summary)Types of Homes in Gleneagles Village

Homebuyers will find 345 homes located in Gleneagles Village. It was first developed in 1984, though many of these homes have been updated over the years. The community was developed by Mission Viego Company. The homes include 160 attached properties as the original development. In 2001, the final set of homes were developed as single-family homes. This set of 185 homes was built by Richmond Homes. All are beautiful properties with a lot of fantastic details.

This includes ample space. The single-family style homes offer two- or three-bedrooms acres 1,685 to 2,123 square feet of space. The attached homes range from 1,088 to 2,400 square feet of living space, so there’s more room for options there. The homes all feature a garage. Some of the properties also have a first-floor master suite.

Gated CommunityNo
Area (Summary)About Highlands Ranch, Colorado

Gleneagles Village is located within a mile of South Quebec Street, in the Eastridge neighborhood. It is close to the Park Meadows Mall and, as noted, the Links Golf Course. Many residents are members there. In addition to these amenities, many will find The Wildlife Experience in Parker to be a must-experience location. Several area parks are nearby, too.

Highlands Ranch is located about 12 miles just south of Denver. It’s a moderately sized city with most of the amenities you’ll need within a short drive.

More About Fairway Villas at Green Valley Ranch

More About Gleneagles Village

With a big of elegance and a lot of attention to detail, Gleneagles Village is an exceptional option for those over the age of 55.

This is a gated 55 plus community Colorado residents can appreciate. It’s close to The Links Golf Course, for those who love to spend their time on the fairways, but is also more private and quiet than the big city, giving you the best of both worlds.

Gate N Green

Community NameGate N Green
Location13405 Main St
Broomfield, Colorado, 80020
United States
AmenitiesIndoor Lap Pool
Community Lifestyle (Summary)Gate N Green has a number of outstanding amenities for residents. There are some beautiful natural areas, including a pond and open green space. There is an RV parking area for those who are planning to hit the road. The community also features numerous walking paths and planned activities. Play bingo or cards. Attend one of the various fitness events, including water aerobics. There are also arthritis classes and fund luncheons to keep everyone busy.

One of the nice things about Gate N Green is that it is designed for the active adult. There is a large clubhouse here with a modern swimming pool inside. There is also an exercise room with updated equipment. And, after a good workout, seniors can spread out and enjoy the sauna. The clubhouse has a catering kitchen as well as an area to host a private event.

Community Real Estate (Summary)With about 300 homes located in it, Gate N Green is a larger 55 plus community, but it feels like a small city unto itself. Its homes are all ranch-style properties. These homes offer between 1,008 and 2,432 square feet of living space. They offer two- or three-bedroom floor plans with one or two bathrooms. The homes were built between 1972 and 1999, but many have seen significant updates throughout the years.

The homes at Gate N Green offer other nice features such as skylights and covered patio areas. Most have a two-car garage as well. There is a homeowners association fee that helps cover the costs of exterior home maintenance and snow removal.

Gated CommunityNo….
Area (Summary)About Broomfield, Colorado

This 55 plus community Colorado offers a wide range of amenities on site to keep people busy. However, there is a good deal around it, too, in the city of Broomfield and beyond. Broomfield is close to Highway 287 and 36, which means residents can easily get to some shopping areas or have lunch with friends at one of the many restaurants in this area. The Broomfield Town Center is the heart of the city. For those who want to do some traveling, there are options for that, too. Boulder, Colorado is about 25 minutes away, and Denver is about 40. The Denver International Airport is about 35 minutes, which makes it easy to get away for a trip if you like.

More About Gate N GreenWhen looking for a 55 plus community in Colorado that offers a number of options be sure to include Gate N Green. This well-established community is for active adults who are looking for a nature-filled, quiet area to call home. Its home to a number of social activities and amenities that keep adults busy. Its close enough to Boulder and other communities along Highway 287 and 36. Gate N Green is an excellent location for those who want to be in an age-restricted community but still close to the areas many amenities and attractions.