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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.
So, the time is right and you are actively considering a move to a retirement community. For some, the idea may be exciting. To others, the mere thought is stressful or frightening. Either way, it is a significant life decision and one that needs to be th Read more...
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Preview: Mike Taylor/Saddleridge Estates
2019 30th Ave.
Spokane WA 99203
Just 20 minutes from beautiful Spokane and 20 minutes from night skiing. 2 1/2 miles of bridle trails in a peaceful, pastoral setting. More than 37 nearby golf courses. A one-of-a-kind community. ...
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Preview: Harvard Park
1616 E. 30th Avenue
Spokane WA 99203
With over 300 senior living communities located in 43 U.S. states and 7 Canadian provinces, Holiday Retirement provides seniors with independent living services like chef-prepared meals daily, transportation and housekeeping services, plenty of socialization, ...
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Minimum Monthly Budget: $1,646
Preview: The Academy, A Merrill Gardens Community
1216 N. Superior St.
Spokane WA 99202
The Academy is located next to Mission Park on the bank of the Spokane River in Spokane, Washington. Our apartment-style independent living community offers all of the amenities of a home without the work. Imagine a life without household chores, ...
Community Lifestyles: All Active Retirement Communities and Homes, Senior Living Communities and Continuing Care Communities
Minimum Monthly Budget: $2,000