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Washington is a state for the outdoorsy retiree. There are many recreational opportunities from hiking and bird watching to golfing and skiing. The beautiful landscape offers gorgeous views of both mountain ranges and the Pacific Ocean. For sea-loving retirees, The San Juan Islands are the place to be with sailing, kayaking, and whale-watching.
Commonly known for it's fishing, Washington has also recently become well-known for its wine. Over the past 10 years, the number of wineries has almost tripled.
Though the state has no income tax, Washington does have higher-than-average sales tax and overall cost of living. If you can afford to spend a little more, the Seattle area is a favorite for retirement, often landing on “Best Places to Retire” lists.
With hints of Spring in the air after what seems like an endless winter, warm weather communities are seeming more and more attractive to retire to. Why live in an area where you look forward to a few short summer months, when you can live in warmth year Read more...
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May 27, 2016 11:00 pm
Modern elegance meets Northwest island ? that?s a fitting description of a 4,000-square-foot manse at 1224 Shark Reef Road on Lopez Island that seems to rise organically right out of the land on which...
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Lonnie Lusardo can pinpoint the question that changed his life. He was reporter at his community college's student newspaper in Connecticut and had just published his first-person account of being ro...
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Problems with refueling technologies are forcing new delays in Boeing?s troubled KC-46 tanker program. The new delays mean the company probably won?t hit an August 2017 deadline to deliver the first ...
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When Costco Wholesale decided to transition to a new co-branded Visa card instead of American Express, new credit card sign-ups stopped in the fall. The lack of sign-ups cost Costco (Nasdaq: COST) $1...
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When Elise Lindborg worked for King County Public Health in 2000, she started a tobacco prevention program to reach out the LGBTQ community. The department, she said, wanted her to use ?boring? pamphl...
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In 2016, health care costs for a family of four will increase by 4.7 percent, according to a new study. While this is the lowest rate of increase since Seattle-based Milliman Inc. started publishing ...
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Microsoft is taking heat from the Finnish government over the latest job cuts related to the tech giant?s failure to revive Nokia. A top Finnish government official accused Microsoft of not living up...
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Sound Transit says it wants to speed up plans by a few years to expand light rail service to Everett, Ballard, West Seattle, Redmond, Federal Way and Tacoma. ?Across the region we heard vocal support...
News for Washington from The Seattle Times
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FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) ? German automaker Volkswagen saw net profit fall 19 percent in the first three months of the year as it struggled to deal with a costly scandal over cars equipped to cheat on ...
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“He is a demagogue who seems to appeal to the lowest common denominator.” -Renowned theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, discussing the rise of U.S. presidential candidate Donald...
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When the weather warms enough to move much of your nightly cooking out of the house and into the garden, turn your grill into the centerpiece of a makeshift outdoor kitchen. And by this I don?t mean j...
May 31, 2016 7:00 am
Shostakovich?s seldom-encountered, darkly Mahlerian Fourth Symphony and Stravinsky?s exhilarating ?Symphony of Psalms? make up this all-Russian program for the Seattle Symphony on June 2 and 4.
May 31, 2016 6:44 am
HONG KONG (AP) ? Most Asian stock markets rose Tuesday after Japan reported better-than-expected data for April. Shares in Japan were also buoyed by expectations that a 2017 sales tax hike will be del...
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Preview: Kloshe Illahee - ELS
2500 South 370th Street
Federal Way WA 98003
Located just south of Seattle, Kloshe Illahee's beautiful northwest setting provides residents with not only with the natural amenities of nearby Puget Sound and Mt. Rainier, but also a host of other amenities including a clubhouse and a quiet, wooded ...
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Preview: Patriots Landing
1600 Marshall Circle
DuPont WA 98327
Located between Washington State's Cascade and Olympic Mountains, near the southern shores of Puget Sound, Patriots Landing is a world-class retirement community. Our 16-acre, beautifully landscaped campus is just a short drive from metropolitan areas ...
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Preview: Brittany Park
17143 - 133rd Avenue NE
Woodinville WA 98072
Brittany Park, located in the heart of downtown Woodinville, offers luxurious apartment homes in an active retirement community. We are very proud to be managed by Leisure Care, who, since 1976, has led the industry in the development and management ...
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Preview: Chateau St. Laurent
17543 102nd Ave. NE
Bothell WA 98011
You know the feeling. It's the feeling you have when you wake up in the morning excited about what the day will bring—when you know your day will be filled with new experiences. At Chateau St. Laurent, a continuing care retirement community in Bothell ...
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Preview: Trilogy at Redmond Ridge
23215 NE Greens Crossing Road
Redmond WA 98053
Trilogy at Redmond Ridge is located between Washington’s Cascade mountain range and Puget Sound, east of downtown Seattle offering new homes with fabulous in-home and on-site amenities.
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Preview: Alpine Ridge
4515 176th St SW
Lynnwood WA 98037
All owner occupied, close knit 55+ manufactured home community N of Seattle near the local Senior Center, brand new Recreation Center & Pool, groceries and restaurants. Brand new, energy efficient homes w/special financing available.
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Preview: Aegis of Edmonds
21500 72nd Avenue West
Edmonds WA 98026
Aegis Living is on a mission to show the world what senior housing can truly become, and to light the way for new attitudes about how we can make life better. One of the ways we do this is through our Aegis Affirmations. Using the word SERVICE, each ...
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