One of the most important decisions one will ever make in life is where to retire. Choosing a retirement location effects both the retiree and other family members. Location plays a large part in quality of life, financial security and quality and frequency of family visits. Forbes.com contains a helpful article called Real Estate: 10 Retirement Options with tips to help those approaching retirement choose location wisely. Along with excellent points to think on, the article addresses many points wonderfully supported by Smith Mountain Lake.
Smith Mountain Lake offers low cost living. SML is situated in Virginia counties with low taxes and minimal financial demands compared to larger towns and cities. Residents are not subject to road tolls, high food or entertainment prices or parking fees in most cases. Just a few examples of less daily expenses compared to many places.
Smith Mountain Lake offers plentiful temporary renting. Undecided and looking for a place to “try”? Smith Mountain Lake is known for excellent rental homes and townhomes where a retiree can easily land for a while without committing to a mortgage. Stay for a few months or rent long-term. We’re sure you’ll love what you find here.
Smith Mountain Lake offers a home your family will want to visit. Talk to many SML retirees and they’ll tell you their lake property is the summer vacation choice for family members. Not only do you get a home here, but a recreational lake, gorgeous views and plenty of space to spread out for annual family gatherings.