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Reasons to settle in Charlotte, NC
The Queen City of the state has experienced a new phenomenon in recent years: not only retirees, but now young families have found a jewel nestled in the Piedmont region, conveniently located between the Appalachian mountains and the beautiful white sands of the North Carolina coast.
Here’s why Charlotte is a great city to retire in:
With a median salary greater than the U.S. average, low unemployment rate, lower median home value and less than average cost of living, Charlotte is considered for people of all ages to be the perfect place to relax in the golden years or start a new life with a boost.
The cultural scene in Charlotte is always exciting. Great restaurants, local breweries and vineyards, public events and an engaging nightlife guarantee that Charlotte always has something going on for everyone.
Within a few hours, you can go from skiing or trekking in the mountains to a placid warm afternoon by the seaside or at the shore of one of the several lakes that dot the state. The mild weather and beautiful coloring of the forests make Charlotte’s scenery a sight to behold.
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg area is the home of 169 schools with a high level of education. When it comes to higher education, the Triangle area is nest for knowledge, research and learning opportunities for young people and retirees alike.
Still curious about what Charlotte has to offer? Ask for a consultation to find out everything about quality and cost of living, transportation, security, real estate prices and more. Learn about our 55+ active adult community in Charlotte.