Tag Archives: Retirement

Another Top-10 List — The Best Small Towns in America

Frequently mentioned in all studies of Millennials is their propensity to live where there is a higher quality of life and not necessarily the In Places to Be or those with the Greatest Income – provided there are jobs. The U.S., after all, was originally built on small towns. Also, as the Baby Boomers retire, …Read more

Another Top-10 List — Best Cities for Retirement 2015

We all probably have an ideal retirement destination and I can guarantee not everyone agrees on the ultimate location. A myriad of attributes enter into this complex decision. A recent Redfin study found that for 29 percent of Baby Boomers, their ideal single family home purchase makes no difference as long as it is near …Read more

Another Top-10 List — The Best Cities for Snowbirds

After a freezing start to Winter (you can’t call it a blazing start can you, given the recent chilling weather?) there are likely more individuals in the Northern and Midwest parts of the U.S. contemplating joining the birds and heading south for the season. Where best to go? A lot of factors come into play. …Read more

Another Top-10 List — Metros With the Greatest Percentage Increase in Seniors 55 and Up in the Next Five Years

As the U.S. ages, demands for many items from medicines to housing change. While some intend to age in place, others look to relocating to locales that are perceived more desirable due to factors such as weather, recreation, access to medical, culture or a myriad of other variables. Realtor.com analyzed Nielsen Demographics data to forecast …Read more

Another Top-10 List — Worst States for Retirement Security

As I approach the big SIX ZERO this year, retirement and related considerations are taking a place in the planning process more than any time prior. Fortunately, retirement seeds were planted decades ago in savings and tax-deferred accounts, stocks and real estate investments. As the check-out date from the workforce looms sometime within the coming …Read more