Definition of term
Community amenities are those features that make a community more livable, attractive, and enjoyable for its residents. They can include parks, playgrounds, community gardens, community pools, walking trails, gyms, clubhouses, etc. Community amenities are typically found in communities with a homeowners association where part of the HOA dues are put towards maintaining these common areas. Community amenities add to the quality of life of residents. They can help to create a sense of community pride and cohesion.