The finest 55+ communities in the Charlotte region!

Active adults at a party

Active-adult living is far more that a home where you eat and sleep.


  • In-depth overviews capture the unique personality of each community
  • Side-by-side comparisons will help you find your ideal community
  • Listings for resales and new homes provide a sample of the many beautiful homes waiting for you!


Explore Charlotte’s top 55+ communities

Number of homes

Number of homes by community

Unique amenities

Tennis, Pickelball, a club house with an exercise facility—all standard fare for today’s active-adult communities. But what if you’re into boating, golf, softball, or even an indoor walking track? Use the following to identify Charlotte-area exclusives that might be perfect for your lifestyle!

Note: Some amenities planned, but not yet built.

Del Webb Carolina Orchards

Area exclusives:

  • Closest proximity to Charlotte Center City
  • Convenient to Anne Springs Close Greenway
Tree Tops by Lennar

Area exclusives:

  • 300-­seat waterfront amphitheater
  • Armed guard at main gate
  • Bird-­watching stand-­rookery
  • 1.3 mile paved walking path around lake
Trilogy Lake Norman

Area exclusives:

  • On-premises fine dining
  • Five-star concierge team
  • Freedom Boat Club at Lake Norman
  • Private dining room with private wine lockers
  • Outdoor gear shop
Sun City Carolina Lakes

Area exclusives:

  • Indoor walking track
  • Three swimming pools (one reserved for adults only)
  • On­-premise 18­-hole golf course
  • Softball field with covered bleachers
  • Catawba River access and waterside pavilion
  • Secured kayak/canoe storage facility for your craft
  • Ten lakes, with great “catch and release” fishing
  • Del Webb public library
  • Pottery studio and kiln
  • Golf cart access to essential stores and services:
    • Multiple eateries, including some of the best barbecue restaurant in the region
    • Harris Teeter grocery store
    • Medical center
    • CVS Pharmacy
    • Hair and nail salons
    • Three physical therapy locations
    • Veterinarian
    • Golf practice range and 18-hole golf course
    • Water’s Edge Softball Stadium
    • Del Webb Library
    • Bank
    • Starbucks
    • UPS store
    • Dry cleaner, and more

Club house space
(square feet)

Number of homes by community

> Tree Tops includes ten 700-square foot cabins
> Sun City includes two amenity buildings

HOA dues/
capital contribution

Single family homes. Please contact us for condos and villas.

Del Webb Carolina Orchards

Dues: $238/month
Capital contribution: $2,856

Tree Tops by Lennar

Dues: $205/month
Capital contribution: $1,000

Trilogy Lake Norman

HOA and Club dues: $207/month now; $312/month when clubhouse is completed

Contributions: $6,646 ($5,000 one time social membership fee; $1,464 one time HOA reserve payment)

Sun City Carolina Lakes

Dues: $212/month
Capital contribution: 1/3 of 1% of the contract price. For example, the Capital contribution when purchasing a $350,000 home would be $1,166.

Community size (acres)

Number of homes by community

> Sun City includes the Carolina Lakes Golf Club

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