Retiring in the Lehigh Valley With Kay Builders

Retiring in the Lehigh Valley With Kay Builders

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January 24, 2023

As a trusted homebuilder in the Lehigh Valley for over seven decades, Kay Builders understands that choosing the perfect place to find your dream home is a decision that shouldn’t be taken lightly—especially when it comes to retirement. After years of hard work, effort and dedication in your profession, finding the ideal location to spend your golden years is a multifaceted decision with numerous things to consider, from the nearby amenities to the quality of life and everything in between—and you can find it all in the Lehigh Valley. 

Recently ranked #9 for the Best Places to Retire in the Country by the U.S. News and World Report, this region in eastern Pennsylvania is known for its beautiful countryside, excellent healthcare facilities, strong sense of community and so much more—and it’s sure to check all of your boxes for the perfect retirement destination for years to come. Read below to find out more about retiring in the Lehigh Valley with Kay Builders.

Collage of images of Kay Builders communities and the Lehigh Valley.

Outdoor opportunities

One of the main reasons the Lehigh Valley is so attractive to retirees is its abundance of outdoor activities. The area is home to a plethora of parks, hiking trails and golf courses, providing plenty of opportunities for exercise and enjoyment of nature—including the beautiful Trexler Memorial Park in Allentown, which boasts phenomenal trails with soaring trees, a stunning lake, a gorgeous waterfall and so much more. 

On top of the natural beauty around the Lehigh Valley, Kay Builders’ 55+ active adult community in Emmaus, The Fields at Indian Creek, offers its residents plentiful outdoor activities and beautiful scenery—right outside homeowners’ front doors. Retirees can enjoy a lush landscape with mature trees, majestic views, 39 acres of open space, preserved areas and manmade trails for walking or biking without having to leave the neighborhood. Whether you want to maintain a healthy lifestyle or start exploring nature in the years after retirement—look no further than the Lehigh Valley and The Fields at Indian Creek. 

Endless entertainment

The Lehigh Valley is also home to many farmers markets, wineries and breweries, as well as cultural events such as concerts, theater and festivals. The time after retirement should be dedicated to doing the things you love most, and this region offers up an array of new hobbies and activities to explore. Whether you’re spending time appreciating the arts at Miller Symphony Hall and the Allentown Art Museum, shopping around at the Lehigh Valley Mall, arranging weekly dinners with friends at the Downtown Allentown Market, or taking off to your next travel destination from the Lehigh Valley International Airport—you’ll never run out of things to do, see or explore when calling this place home. 

The Lehigh Valley also has a strong sense of community, and many retirees find that it is an easy place to make new friends—especially in a close-knit neighborhood like The Fields at Indian Creek. Within the community, you’ll find a resident swimming pool, pickleball court and clubhouse activities, which are all perfect opportunities to mingle amongst neighbors and get to know the people around you. Additionally, homeowners in this community have access to a trail that leads to local shops, a grocery store, a pharmacy, restaurants and public transportation—giving everyone so much to explore, and even more to enjoy. Around the Lehigh Valley, there are a variety of clubs, organizations, and volunteer opportunities available to retirees, providing them with the opportunity to stay active and engaged in their community. Regardless of your hobbies, interests or desires—you’re sure to find a niche or two when you live in the Lehigh Valley. 

Top-rated healthcare

In addition to the wide range of entertainment and outdoor activities to explore, the Lehigh Valley offers highly-regarded healthcare options for retirees. The region boasts several top-rated hospitals and clinics, as well as exceptional active adult communities—including The Fields at Indian Creek. The community is a quick car ride away from St. Luke’s Hospital and the Lehigh Valley Hospital, which have both been recognized as fantastic healthcare centers for people of all ages. This ensures that retirees have access to the best medical care possible, allowing them to live comfortably, independently and confidently for years to come. 

Choose a trusted homebuilder

As a widely-recognized homebuilder in the Lehigh Valley that’s been bringing families their dream homes for over 70 years, we are beyond proud to be a part of such a vibrant and welcoming community for people of all ages—from new homeowners and growing families to aspiring scholars and retirees. With a wide range of floor plan options in The Fields at Indian Creek, all homeowners alike will be able to find the home that suits their needs and preferences. From single-story homes to homes with first-floor master suites, we are committed to building homes and communities that will enhance the lives of retirees, and we couldn’t be more honored to add even more to the extreme livability of the Lehigh Valley.

If you're thinking about retiring in the near future and looking for a place that offers everything you need to live comfortably and enjoy your golden years to the fullest extent, the Lehigh Valley should be at the top of your list, and there’s no better builder to trust than Kay Builders. Contact us today at (610) 928-0555 or fill out our online form to find out more about our options for active adults in The Fields at Indian Creek, and be sure to browse through all of our other astounding communities in the Lehigh Valley to find the one that’s right for you. 

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