Are you looking for the top places to retire in the US? That’s what I am talking about today and I’m starting right now!
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I am going to go over the top 10 places to retire in the US. Stay tuned to the end where I share locally the top places people are relocating to.
Melbourne ranks #3 as the best places to live in Florida, #11 in fastest-growing places, and #22 for best places to live for quality of life. It is located Southeast of Orlando and rated 6.8 on housing affordability.
Miami ranks #14 in the best places to live in Flordia. Known for beautiful beaches and beautiful scenery. Housing affordability is lower in Miami but could be a great option depending on your wants and needs.
Asheville, North Carolina.
Rated #3 in the best places to live in North Carolina, #16 in best places to live for quality of life, and #34 in best places to live. Asheville has AMAZING mountain views and great housing affordability making it a great option to retire. It’s a must to check out!
Ann Arbor, MI
Rated #1 in best places to live in Michigan, #2 in best places to live for quality of life, and #12 for best places to live. The median home prices are around $263,000.
#6 Ocala, Florida
Ocala Florida is ranked #5 in fastest-growing places
#10 in best places to live in Florida, The median home price is $152,000
#5 Lancaster PA
Rated #2 in best places to live in PA #13 for best places to live for quality of life and #14 in the safest places to live makes Lancaster a GREAT option for retirement. The median home price is $215,000
#4 Naples Florida
Rated #1 in best places to live in Flordia, #3 in fastest-growing places, and #14 in best places to live. The median home price is $326,900. If you want to live near the ocean in a beautiful community this may be a great option for you!
#3 Port St. Lucie, Florida
Yes, Another one in Florida! Does that tell you something? Florida was probably already on your radar 😉
Port St. Lucie is between Miami and Orlando. It is rated #8 in the fastest-growing places, #11 in the best places to live in Florida. The median home price is $221.000
#2 – Fort Myers Flordia
This one is MY FAVORITE place EVER! Rated #1 in fastest-growing places, #8 in best places to live in Florida. The median home price is $226,000. The beaches, entertainment, and scenery will make this a great option for retirement.
#1 Sarasota, Florida
Rated #2 in best places to live in Florida, #4 in fastest-growing places, and #21 in best places to live for quality of life. The median home price is $227,000. Siesta Key Beach was rated #1 Beach in the US according to TripAdvisor.
There you have it! Now, how do these compare locally to where people are relocating to from Illinois?
#1 – Tennessee
#2 – Florida
#3 – Arizona
#4 North Carolina
If you would like to get the process started then the first step is to download my relocation worksheet. Click here to be emailed a copy of the worksheet.