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Residents Gaile and John Butterworth

Sales success recorded at Latitude One lifestyle resort

Downsizers in the Port Stephens region have contributed to the unprecedented sales success that’s currently being recorded at over 55s lifestyle resort, Latitude One.


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New ‘gold class’ community revitalising Port Stephens’ seniors

Established in the Port Stephens’ region, Ingenia Lifestyle’s first gold-class community – Latitude One – has been met with high local demand, as more people seek to downsize locally and reinvigorate their lifestyle as they head towards their ‘golden years’.


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Social butterflies blossom within new lifestyle community

The dedicated community management team at Latitude One have been busy enhancing the daily lives of residents with their busy schedule of free monthly events, social engagements and health and fitness workshops.


Port Stephens residents snap up new homes

Port Stephens residents have leapt at the chance to become the first in Australia to experience Ingenia’s new concept in over 55s resort living. Locals have snapped up the majority of homes at Ingenia Lifestyle’s Latitude One community with the first release selling out in a matter of days and the next release nearly 75 per cent reserved. The community’s first residents are set to arrive in April 2018.


cocktails canapes and all that jazz

Cocktails Canapés and all that Jazz!

The VIP First Choice Club have been invited to enjoy an evening of Jazz by the Sea as they get to know their new neighbours and celebrate the next exciting chapter in their lives with wonderful food and drinks at the Anchorage Resort.

The famous 8 piece John Field Band will provide a night to remember as these clients celebrate their exciting future at Latitude One.


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Does personality determine your retirement?

One of the interesting things we observe working with many downsizers, and evident at our recent events, is that retirement is not a one-size-fits- all. As part of your retirement journey it may be helpful to ask “what retirement personality am I?”


Making life plans designer style

How to make life plans, designer style

Design tends to be seen as a specialist skill that traditionally refers to areas like graphics, architecture, interiors, or computer software. Recently two Stanford University lecturers translated their design thinking, taking it outside the design box and brought it into life thinking.


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Latitude attitude will create longevity

Most would subscribe to the view that they would like to live longer, healthier and happier lives. And it is this attitude that has influenced the vision for Latitude One, a vision that inspires everything from accessible design, ideal facilities, to energising outlooks.


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Lifestyle communities – the Ingenia difference

For many active retirees, making the most of their retirement lifestyle involves a move to a lower maintenance home. A home designed with this in mind can be found in over 55s communities, or retirement villages, or gated estates. Deciding which option is best for your circumstances will involve understanding the various financial arrangements these communities have in place, as it is quite difference to a normal home purchase.


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Recap of the Latitude One High Tea event on August 10

We’d like to thank everyone who attended the recent Road Map to Retirement High Tea in Port Stephens. With such enthusiasm and requests for more information
from many who could not attend, we have a snapshot of what was covered on the day.


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What you need to know about land lease communities and your rights

When you’re downsizing and facing a number of decisions for the next stage of your life, there’s one option which is a more simple, transparent and affordable choice that just makes sense.


Rachel Lane speaking at the Ingenia High Tea

Comparing Retirement Villages to Lifestyle Communities is like Apples and Oranges

Downsizing to a retirement community can be an exciting time, but it pays to do your research and crunch the numbers.


A High Tea that can change your life

Join us for an exclusive High Tea on August 10

Confused about your retirement and downsizing options? Don’t know what ownership model is best for you? Scratching your head over such retirement traps as pension entitlements, rent assistance and acquired equity? Worry no more. Rachel Lane and Martin Checketts will address your concerns in plain English and give you a clear road map to a happy, secure and prosperous retirement. You can also be amongst the first to find out about Latitude One, a new lifestyle community coming to Port Stephens. RSVP now to book your spot – places are limited!


Latitude One First Choice Club

The First Choice Club

If you think you're ready to downsize, free up some money and love more out of life, the First Choice Club offers a number of exclusive benefits and the opportunity to secure your new home before public release.
Sign up to the First Choice Club and receive the following benefits:


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Breaking ground for the official start of construction

On Saturday 1st July we marked the momentous occasion to break ground and turn the first sod onsite of our new master planned community. Set on 29.2 hectares and located in the leafy suburb of Anna Bay, Ingenia’s new community will deliver 229 new homes and a $5 million clubhouse for over 55s which is anticipated to include a pool, library, lawn bowls green, cinema, gym and sports bar.


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What is a Land Lease Community?

Lifestyle-focused land lease communities are one of the fastest and most popular living trends for downsizers, setting new benchmarks in lifestyle communities. They are specifically tailored to the needs of active seniors allowing them to secure a brand new home, and are playing an important role in the provision of affordable housing for over 55s.