Nationally recognized as a leader in over 55 housing, Traditions of America is based in Radnor, Pennsylvania. It is focused on developing award-winning retirement communities and building the finest low-maintenance homes for people age 55 and better. The firm has built retirement living communities in Pennsylvania (PA), New Jersey (NJ) and Delaware (DE) for 20 years. Innovative programs and a team passionate about customer satisfaction have led to rapid and sustained growth, often bucking economic trends.
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Many home purchasers are seniors. Some become homeowners for the first time, but most have been and want to remain homeowners. They just don’t want to remain in their current house. They may want a house that has no stairs, or one that is closer to family or friends, or in a warmer climate. In many cases, they want to downsize, both the physical house and the financial burdens that come with it.
Recent changes to the home equity conversion mortgage (HECM) program have made the reverse mortgage landscape murkier for homebuyers. But Pennsylvania-based Traditions of America hopes to clarify some of the questions and misconceptions in a new series of free seminars.
Traditions of America Hosts Education Sessions for 55+ Prospective Homebuyers on Innovative Financing Option – Reverse Mortgage
Traditions of America, Pennsylvania’s leading developer of 55 and over communities, has a long-standing history of offering a range of innovative programs to help buyers reduce stress and manage their move. Throughout the month of July and August the organization will be hosting a series of free seminars on a financing solution known as Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM), led by HECM Specialist Julie Didyoung.
Traditions of America is building more than just 55-plus communities; the Pennsylvania-based company is improving the lives on consumers one home at a time. After 30 years serving the Mid-Atlantic, Traditions continues to develop lifestyle communities that offer award-winning homes and resort-style amenities to promote active living.
Pittsburgh Area Active Housing Market Shows Strength with Record Number of Guests and Deposits at 55+ Community Model Grand Opening Event
Sewickley, PA – July 2, 2014 – The Pittsburgh area 55 and over community, Traditions of America at Sewickley Ridge, has already experienced great success in its early phases. In the spring of 2013, 54 deposits were placed in only two hours during a presales event. The recent grand opening of the community’s 7 brand new, fully decorated models drew over 500 interested active adults, 36 of them bought on the spot!
Traditions of America at Bridle Path, Bethlehem’s newest 55 and over community has hired Jamie Elstner to serve as Lifestyle Director. In her new role Elstner will be responsible for creating programs for homeowners which promote an active lifestyle. In addition, she will be responsible for driving resident satisfaction and supporting overall marketing and communications efforts.