Over-55 Communities in the Tigard, Lake Oswego and Beaverton Areas


Over-55 Communities

Located on the west side of Portland, the TigardBeaverton, and Lake Oswego areas offer many options for individuals aged 55 and above looking for independent over-55 communities that balance active lifestyles with peaceful environments. These communities are typically characterized by comprehensive facilities, planned activities, and various amenities that foster community-building and promote well-being. This article explores some of the notable over-55 communities in these areas.


Tigard, Oregon, boasts several over-55 communities that offer a wide range of experiences. Summerfield Estateis one such community, with residents appearing happy and content with the level of care provided.  While the King City Highlands Senior Village offers a clean and bright facility complemented by excellent food, residents at the Highlands can choose between single-family homes and low-maintenance condominiums.


Beaverton is home to several active and vibrant 55+ communities that cater to different needs and preferences. Holiday Edgewood Downs, despite limited availability, offers independent living at a reasonable price. Creekside Village Retirement is known for its friendly staff and gracious atmosphere.  Beaverton Lodge is known for its brain health focus and the multitude of activities it offers. 

 Lake Oswego

In Lake Oswego, The Springs at Lake Oswego is highly rated for its first-rate apartments and knowledgeable staff. Mary’s Woods is a standout community with an emphasis on two-bedroom units, while the Homewoods On The Willamette in nearby Milwaukie offers a nice facility with beautiful views. Another option is the Condolea community.

 Portland Surrounds

Portland’s surrounding areas also offer great options for those 55 and older. The Ackerly at Timberland is a beautiful facility with varied dining options and a commendable staff. Claremont is a  popular choice, as is the Charbonneau Country Club

 The Future of Over-55 Communities

The trend of active 55+ communities is only set to grow, as the over-55 demographic continues to expand. These types of communities can provide social support as well as easy access to amenities that provide enhanced enjoyment for retirees.

 Making the Move

Choosing the right over-55 community can be daunting given the array of choices available. Prioritizing your needs and preferences, seeking unbiased content and comprehensive information, and consulting with expert real estate professionals can significantly assist in making the decision. And once the decision is made, organizations like PDX Movers are available to facilitate the physical move.

In conclusion, the over-55 communities in Tigard,  Beaverton, and Lake Oswego areas offer a vibrant array of options to cater to diverse needs and preferences. With the continued growth of this sector, future retirees will have even more choices when it comes to finding the ideal place to call home. 

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Jen Samaha

Jen Samaha

I’m a Real Estate agent with a passion and curiosity for discovering more and more about the different neighborhoods on the Portland Westside. I can help you buy or sell your next home and I'll support you with experience and integrity.

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