Retire to Margaritaville

Retire to Margaritaville

“Nibblin’ on sponge cake/ Watchin’ the sun bake.” You soon could be doing just that and so much more in Margaritaville, a chain of easy, breezy senior-living communities inspired by Jimmy Buffett.

Already, Margaritaville — a 30-year-old brand based on Buffett’s laid-back style and music — has spawned hotels, stores, casinos, resorts and restaurants. Now the company wants to parlay the 70-year-old singer’s 1977 hit of the same name into something more by teaming up with property developer Minto Communities to build Latitude Margaritaville, the first of a chain of “active adult communities” to be tagged with the Margaritaville name. READ MORE