Charlotte, NC: What’s All the Fuss About?

Charlotte, NC: What’s All the Fuss About?

As a retiree looking for a place to settle in your golden years, you’ve probably heard or read about the increasing population in North Carolina’s cities such as Cary, Raleigh and especially Charlotte, the ‘Queen City’. For both young families and the older...

North Carolina Facts: Get to Know the City

North Carolina Facts: Get to Know the City

If you clicked this article, maybe you’re thinking about moving to North Carolina. This beautiful state has something for everyone, and in the last decade has seen a significant increase in its population due to its high quality and serene living, perfect for...

Interested in Lake Living? Here’s what you need to know

Interested in Lake Living? Here’s what you need to know

Picture yourself waking up to the glistening reflection of the sun on the lake surface. The crisp morning air fills your lungs as you step out of bed and the chirping of the birds and the soft waves of the lake escort your steps as you drink the first sip of hot...

How to stay happy and active during the winter months

How to stay happy and active during the winter months

For many retirees, these are the months of the year when the magic happens: loved ones come from all over the country to visit and the house is filled with warm smiles and laughter and the smells of freshly-cooked food and spices.  However, the activities of a retiree...

Retirement-Friendly Tackling Home Projects

Retirement-Friendly Tackling Home Projects

For a lot of people, reaching a certain age implies accepting the fact you’re less capable and active than before, which comes with it a lot of negative feelings associated with the process of aging. However, it doesn’t always have to be that way. Many people break...

55+ community charlotte

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

Affordability

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.

Entertainment

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. 

Scenery

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.

Quality Education

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.

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