The Best Suburbs of Detroit To Retire To Not Named Ann Arbor

Every guide to living and retiring in Detroit, Michigan is littered with recommendations for Ann Arbor, MI.  Of course, buying a home in Ann Arbor is the dream for many of those that live in the Detroit area.  There are other options for people looking for the Best Suburbs of Detroit To Retire To.

We took a look at the suburbs of Detroit  and measured a few things:

  1. Safety – Crime reports per 100
  2. Doctors – Doctor to patient ratio
  3. Senior Amenities Listed
  4. Cost of Living
  5. Overall Percent of residents over 65
  6. Of course, retirement would be retirement without Golf.

Without further ado, here’s our list.  Of the best places to retire in Detroit. Continue reading “The Best Suburbs of Detroit To Retire To Not Named Ann Arbor”

4 Best Islands To Retire To in Florida 2017

Here’s the 4 Best Islands To Retire To in Florida 2017 based on our research of safety (crime ratings and statistics), demographics (what’s the average age here), affordability (the real estate is affordable relative to other beach living) and just overall desirability.

Florida is by far the premiere place to retire, we could write for years about places to retire in Florida. However, there’s something special about living on an Island.  While I think many of us dream about retiring to an Island, it’s sometimes feels like a dream.   It doesn’t have to be!  . So without further ado, here’s our list. Continue reading “4 Best Islands To Retire To in Florida 2017”

Retiring To Tampa Bay, FL?

Why We Retired to Tampa Bay, Florida

The Tampa Bay area in Florida includes the major cities of Tampa, Clearwater, and St. Petersburg. Tampa is in Hillsborough County and Clearwater and St. Petersburg are in Pinellas County. There is more to this area than just sand, surf and sun. While it is true that the three are the original main attractions of the area, there is so much more to Tampa Bay. Tampa Bay Florida real estate is one of the hottest markets available. Homes and condos in this area are hot because they have it all and especially location, location, location!

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