Welcome to our new retirement blog

Keep up to date with all the latest news, retirement advice, events, development updates and top tips for retirement living.

4 October 2021

Mayfield Watford by drone

View the latest drone video from Mayfield Watford, showing how construction is progressing.
24 September 2021

Post-Covid bucket list travel destinations for over 65s

Enjoy your retirement by experiencing the best that international travel has to offer. After months spent cooped up indoors, you can now dust off your bucket list and begin planning your next trip.
20 September 2021

Mayfield Watford Topping Out ceremony

Mayfield Watford takes a step closer to opening by hosting a ‘Topping Out’ ceremony!
9 September 2021

Hear from Mayfield owners

Hear from our current Mayfield Watford owners in our latest video as they share why they are making the move.
6 September 2021

September construction update

Construction is progressing at Mayfield Watford as we bring you our latest construction images, including some internal photos.
20 July 2021

July construction update

Construction continues at the Mayfield Watford development and we are delighted to share with you the latest images taken by the team on site.
7 July 2021

Things to know about Stamp Duty

If you’re ready to start looking for a new home, taking stock of the potential costs is a must. One such cost is Stamp Duty. We’ve drilled down into the key information you need to know about Stamp Duty before embarking on the process.
20 June 2021

It's a wonderful life!

This week we are celebrating World Wellbeing Week and to mark the occasion, ARCO (The Associated Retirement Community Operators) has launched a series of brand new videos that showcase just what a positive impact retirement communities like Mayfield Villages have on the wellbeing of the people living and working there.
17 June 2021

Recipe: chocolate spread cookies

Try our recipe for the ultimate chewy chocolate cookies, using chocolate spread and white chocolate chips for extra decadence.
6 May 2021

May construction update

The Mayfield Watford development continues to progress nicely, and we’re pleased to share with you new aerial construction images of Mayfield Watford, taken by drone.
28 March 2021

The health benefits of houseplants

Houseplants are a popular feature in many of our homes, whether it’s sprucing up a windowsill or adding a pop of colour to the room, but research has shown there are far more wide-reaching benefits than just being decorative.
10 March 2021

March construction update

We're excited to share with you the latest birds-eye images taken by drone as construction continues to progress at Mayfield Watford.