Pensacola, Ferry Pass
Beaches? Check. Adventure and excitement? Double check. Independent living in Pensacola and Ferry Pass is more fun with Upside. We have hundreds of apartments in all shapes and sizes, so it’s easy to find a home you’ll love in our 55 and over communities. It’s even easier to find a fun activity nearby to engage your senses – from Pensacola Bay’s outdoor bounty to the breweries and dining scene downtown and so much more.
As you might have figured out by now, these aren’t your typical Pensacola retirement communities. These are vibrant, active neighborhoods where you can meet new people and make new memories with your friends and loved ones. Let’s explore more of the advantages of independent living in Pensacola and Ferry Pass with Upside.
One huge advantage of retiring in Pensacola is that Floridians do not pay income taxes. That includes your Social Security benefits, pensions, IRAs, 401(k)s, and other sources of retirement income you may rely on. In addition to what you’ll save in taxes, Florida generally has cheaper utilities and food prices when compared to other states. It all adds up to more money back in your pocket to save for a rainy day – although don’t count on too many of those in Pensacola!
Have a Beach Adventure: With beautifully soft “sugar sand” beaches, Pensacola Beach has sand and sun for miles. It’s also got fun activities to get your adrenaline pumping – from speedy go karts to the longest zip rail in Northwest Florida. Or, embark on a slower-paced adventure along the eight-mile Footprints in the Sand Eco-Trail where you can get up close and personal with Florida’s ecology.
Enjoy a Little Retail Therapy: Let your inner fashionista rejoice – Pensacola is a fantastic area for shopping. You’ll find a unique shop or boutique for just about everything under the sun, so you’ll always find something interesting to bring home. And for your everyday necessities, shopping malls and major retail outlets are easily accessible. No matter what you’re looking for, you’ll find it just minutes from our 55 and over communities in Pensacola.
Indulge in Some “Me” Time: The Pensacola Bay area is home to lots of spas and salons, so you can relax and feel refreshed before you hit the town. Or, you can get your miles in at a trendy indoor cycling facility with options for all skill levels. Either way, if you want to look and feel your best, Pensacola offers plenty of health and wellness options to discover.
With Upside, our 55 and over communities in Pensacola, FL make it easy to enjoy everything Northwest Florida has to offer, including a reliable network of quality healthcare providers. Browse our fantastic selection of apartments and learn more about the benefits of becoming an Upside member where there are no surprise fees or strict daily schedules. Pensacola and Ferry Pass are waiting for you!
Thanks to its central location and endless world-class attractions nearby, these are some of the best places to live in Orlando for retirees. And, when you choose a beautiful apartment at one of our active 55+ communities, you’ll always love coming home from your latest adventure in the Sunshine State. Learn more about becoming an Upside member and start living your next chapter today.