How to stay physically active in retirement

How to stay physically active in retirement

Many people mistakenly think that aging equals a less active lifestyle. On the contrary, this is a time in our lives when we finally have free time after years of hard work, and can enjoy activities we’ve been longing to do. Plus, these activities can have a positive...

Ideas for hobbies after retirement

Ideas for hobbies after retirement

While in our forties we look forward to our time of retirement, we suddenly find ourselves trying to fill the hours in the day after that time finally comes. Retirement rewards us with rest after a lifetime of working tirelessly, but the sudden lack of activity can...

Pros and Cons of 55+ Communities

Pros and Cons of 55+ Communities

For some people, deciding to finally make the move to an adult community is difficult. If you’re having a hard time to decide how you want to spend your golden years, this list will help you make up your mind. Learn the Pros and Cons of 55+ Active Adult Communities...

A Deeper Look: Charlotte’s Urban Neighborhoods

A Deeper Look: Charlotte’s Urban Neighborhoods

Already half-convinced that Charlotte, NC is the next place you should call home? Here’s an article that will take you by the hand through the neighborhoods of the original streetcar suburbs that keep the distinctive visuals of a pre-World War II Charlotte....

Lake Wylie: The Perfect Getaway in Charlotte

Lake Wylie: The Perfect Getaway in Charlotte

Lake Wylie: a man-made lake in the U.S. states of South Carolina and North Carolina that extends to around 13,400 acres and features 325 miles of shoreline, from which residents of nearby cities including Charlotte, Fort Mill, and Rock Hill can spend days enjoying the...

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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