The standard formula to apply is that the older the community, the older the residents--until such time as a population turnover starts and the residents become younger, just as they were when the communities first opened.
Because these Boynton Beach active adult communities were built just around the same time - 1995 Majestic Isles, 1997 Royal Lakes, and 1998 The Club at Indian Lakes -- the population in each one will be similar.
Because no one could move in until he or she was 55 (in 1995, for example) the youngest original resident will be moving in on 74. However, since people in their sixties and seventies were also part of the original migration from the far north, they are likely to be among the group who is now considering a move elsewhere.
The only real difference among the three communities is that The Club, because it is a part of the Indian Lakes Country Club, allows you to purchase an equity membership in the Indian Lakes so you can play golf.
If you enjoy a country club lifestyle, then the Club may work best for you. If, however, you're just an occasional golfer,or you don't play at all, and you just enjoy the idea of being a part of an active, friendly community, then any of the three is an excellent choice.
You may want to ask your Boynton Beach realtor to bring you into each community so you can view the homes, and very important, tour the clubhouse and talk to some of the residents.
The typical response when you ask a resident his or her opinion of the community will be, "This is the best place you could possibly live." I base that on the fact that I have heard that quote every single time I have toured any of the numerous active adult communities in the area.
Marc Jablon, The Jablon Team
RE/MAX Complete Solutions
I see that none of my colleagues have mentioned the GL Homes communities for active adults. There are resale homes available in all these communities. There are also brand new homes for sale in the newest community Valencia Reserve. Because these communities are newer you will probably find more people in the younger age brackets. There will also be a brand new Valencia community called
The Valencia communities offer huge clubhouses with activities of every type. Want to join a New Jersey club, they probably have one, if they don't you can form one. There is soon to be a grand opening of the newest community to be called Valencia Cove.
If I can be of further service please give me a call.
Keller Williams Realty
MARILYN JACOBS, Realtor
Jeffrey Ray & Associates