Scottsdale has always had a reputation around the country for being the “it” destination for retirement, but did you know that it literally ranks No. 1 in the country? According to a Retirement Life article titled “10 cities Where Retirees Rule” by MSN Money, Scottsdale tops the charts because it’s a “retirement resort with a health-care safety net”.

Scottsdale retirement living
Scottsdale retirement living

Here are the article’s rankings for the top 10 retirement cities in the United States:

1) Scottsdale, Arizona

2) Clearwater, Florida

3) Hialeah, Florida

4) Surprise, Arizona

5) Honolulu, Hawaii

6) Metairie, Louisiana

7) Cape Coral, Florida

8) Warren, Michigan

9) Independence, Missouri

10) Miami, Florida

Between our near-constant sunshine and warm weather, it’s no wonder seniors want to retire here. There’s endless opportunity to stay active with hiking trails, golf courses, swimming pools and high-end shopping malls. Plus, the restaurant scene in Scottsdale is outstanding.  Scottsdale provides the escape seniors need to relax and enjoy their retirement.

Thinking of making the move to Scottsdale? Contact a member of the Matheson Team today to inquire about available properties in the Scottsdale area. Our Scottsdale Real Estate experts can help you find the perfect retirement home that takes advantage of all the conveniences that Scottsdale has to offer. Fill out the Contact Form below for more information.

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Don Matheson
Realtor | Founder
The Matheson Team – RE/MAX Fine Properties
21000 N. Pima Rd., #100, Scottsdale, AZ 85255