Are You an Illinois Resident Looking at Retirement Communities near Tampa? Don’t Overlook StrawBerry Ridge

It’s not unusual for people from Illinois to start checking out retirement communities in the Tampa area when they’re ready to shuck their fulltime jobs in favor of an active lifestyle for adults 55 and older. Many of today’s retirees are not ready to slow down – they just want to devote their energies to something besides work. And Tampa – recently named by WalletHub as one of the best cities to retire to – offers the perfect playground for older adults who want to enjoy all the best things about retirement living.

At StrawBerry Ridge, we understand that zest for living. Our community of manufactured homes for active adults 55 and older is not only located a short drive from metro Tampa, but it’s packed with resort-style amenities that make it easy for retirees to exercise, socialize, pursue their favorite hobbies, and just generally enjoy life. Plus, there’s something about this close-knit community that kindles strong friendships. In fact, a number of our residents originally from Illinois say they came here for the active lifestyle but stayed for the camaraderie. That’s one of the many things about StrawBerry Ridge that place it among the best retirement communities in the Tampa area.

An Affordable Active Lifestyle

If you’re like many older adults choosing a retirement community, affordability is a big part of your selection criteria. After all, the active retirement lifestyle you’re envisioning won’t be too enjoyable if you’re stressing out about finances. Fortunately, StrawBerry Ridge is one of the most affordable Tampa-area retirement communities. We offer attractive manufactured homes for sale in a beautifully landscaped neighborhood setting complete with electronic-access gates. When you buy one of these homes and make low monthly home site lease payments, you’ll be able to enjoy daily use of two clubhouses, two pools, fitness and sports facilities, workshops for crafts and ceramics, and many other amenities.

Not only that, but if you want to keep working, the Tampa area has some of the best employment opportunities for older adults in the state.

Come see for yourself why StrawBerry Ridge is one of the best retirement communities in the Tampa area! Contact us today to schedule a tour of the community the next time you’re visiting this area from Illinois.