Come on down to “the land of yours and land of mine” in Texas’s Rio Grande Valley. Along the famous river that marks the Mexican border, this area is like no other, boasting multiple wildlife refuges and offering residents unparalleled access to birds and butterflies in their natural habitats. Learn about the area as it was before modern technology at the Museum of South Texas History, then experience it yourself at the Lacuna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge, before heading back to the creature comforts of your new home. Explore your options at NewHomeSource.com.
There are many homes available in active adult communities in the Rio Grande Valley through NewHomeSource. As an active adult, you may be looking for different features and amenities, so narrow your search to the homes designed with you in mind. Explore the Retama Village community at Bentsen Palm in Mission, with its 2600 acres of homes, hiking and biking trails, parks, lakes, and protected natural areas. Walk to the World Birding Center Headquarters or the International Butterfly Park and immerse yourself in the valley’s natural beauty, where you can find peace and relaxation amid the vitality of wild, winged creatures.
The Rio Grande Valley is popular amongst retirees in the winter for its warm climate. Invite the family for a visit, and bring the kids out to the Schlitterbahn Beach Water Park, top rated in the country, or to the Gladys Porter Zoo, with 1500 animals. Visit battlefields from both the Civil War and the Mexican-American War, or see a show at the Harlingen Municipal Auditorium or the McAllen Convention Center.
Whether you plan to stay for all seasons or just for the winter, Retama Village has the perfect retirement home for you. With lovely houses up to three bedrooms and small structures designed to supplement RV living, there’s something for everyone. Look at the three-bedroom Willow model’s lovely courtyard entryway, large kitchen island, and open living space, or explore the Cypress design with its upstairs bonus room and breezeway connection to the RV storage, complete with hookups.
Once you’ve found your valley home on NewHomeSource, you won’t want to live anywhere else.