Can I Afford To Retire To Orange County?

We get a lot of retirement questions particularly around real estate, but none is more common than the “can I afford to live in… ” insert your favorite location.   The most common locations for retirement (at least in terms of questions asked of us) is retirement in Florida and California.

Ultimately, there isn’t enough information to determine whether or not your can afford something.  We’d need to know your income and if you’re retiring how much of that is social security (lucky for you in California that’s not taxed).  Then we’d need to know housing expenses of the place you’d choose to live.   Continue reading “Can I Afford To Retire To Orange County?”