Best Places to Retire

Best Places to RetireWhat are some of the best places to retire when it comes time? I don’t know if we’ll move from our current “location” when we retire, but just in case I’m creating a running list of the best places to retire based on several factors; which includes taxes.

The areas are based on reading articles about the Best Places to Retire and republishing those that look interesting:

Loretto, Florida
(Less than 20 miles south of Jacksonville)
City’s median listing price: $210,000
Neighborhood’s median listing price: $185,000

Bayside West, Florida
(Within the city limits of Tampa)
City’s median listing price: $309,900
Neighborhood’s median listing price: $233,900

SOURCE: CNBCC 10 Best Neighborhoods for Retirement (December 2018)

Places to Consider:

Sawgrass Villa, Florida

Sawgrass Villa Country Club, retirement community mentioned on HGTV lottery show.

Best Places to Retire Articles

States That Don’t Tax Social Security Benefits (includes Florida, Georgia, Virginia, etc.)

State-by-State Guide to Taxes on Retirees – Kiplinger article