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Old 09-03-2013, 10:16 AM
 
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Relocating from CT to PA/DE be closer to family. Would love information/advice on active adult communities in Delaware County, Chester County or Wilmington area of DE. Thanks!
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Old 09-03-2013, 11:38 AM
 
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The only ones I am familiar with are in the Bucks County area.

I have family in Fox Run in New Hope. Gorgeous buildings, nice way of life. The people there are a bit snobby but you can say that about almost anywhere.

I would actively think about whom you want to live around.

A family friend purposely moved to Heritage Creek in Warminster because of the large Jewish Population. It's something around 40% of the households there. Its a wonderful community but again there isn't much diversity.

I'm not sure how this might translate to other communities, but I do know that there are other factors to consider beyond location and price. Try to talk to the people that already live there and get a feel for what you kind of climate you want.
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Old 09-03-2013, 03:11 PM
 
Location: a swanky suburb in my fancy pants
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How about that service that Joan Lundon is the spokesperson for? It's called " a place for mom"...They help you choose the best place for your needs and budget. google it.
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Old 09-03-2013, 08:43 PM
 
Location: Kennett Square, PA
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The two which come to mind in Delaware County are Maris Grove in Glen Mills and Fox Valley in Garnett Valley. Both are close to great shopping areas, including tax-free Delaware. Google them and you should get their web sites.
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