Forbes Names Prescott One of The Best Places To Retire In 2013

Prescott Arizona

By William P. Barrett Published on 2/25/2013 For many baby boomers, retirement is a time to try out something new—be it a new career or a new living environment. Perhaps you’d like to move to a place with lower costs or warmer weather or more recreational opportunities or better medical care. Whether such a move […]

CNN Money Names Prescott One of 25 Best Places to Retire 2012

Prescott's biggest draws: Mild temperatures; the vast Prescott National Forest; Old West downtown.

Best if you’re looking for: Small town Median home price: $218,000 Top state income tax: 4.54% Hot summers are usually a knock against moving to Arizona. Not so with this small town 100miles north of Phoenix, which boasts distinct seasons and temperatures that rarely hit 90° F. All the better for exploring the hundreds of […]

Prescott Arizona Ranks #4 for Best Place to Retire:

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Your post-work years are a time to improve your golf game, take up a new hobby, or just enjoy a well-deserved break. In these great college towns, you can expand your intellectual horizons too. Prescott, Arizona #4 Population: 42,265 % over 50: 49% Median home price: $230,500 State income tax: 4.54%* Where to take classes: […]

Best Places to Retire: Prescott, Arizona

By Alex Markels, US News & World Report Sepetember 20, 2007 Wilson and her husband, Jack, 66, had been plotting their escape from Chicago for years, hoping to avoid its frigid winters and hot, humid summers. “I didn’t want to deal with extreme weather anymore,” says Elizabeth, 68. Of course, when the Wilsons first arrived […]