We retired earlier than expected and likely with less resources, but the path to change, from housing, to lifestyle, to selecting the right home, the right community and the process of living the dream is detailed in this thread.
It's long and wordy, but may address some of the concerns and choices to be made.
Sharing 23 years of Frugal Retirement
The frugal part is probably overdone, but the stepping stones in the path, may cover some of the things you might experience in beginning the new chapter of your life.
Best wishes for a happy future!