Choose the Southwest for Retirement: Retirement Discoveries for Every Budget

Choose the Southwest for Retirement: Retirement Discoveries for Every Budget

by John Howells
     
 

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Retirement can be a time of growth, or adventure, or complete and utter relaxation. Where you spend your retirement years, no matter how you may define them, has to be a place that fulfills your desires and meets your changing needs. Choose the Southwest covers many communities in Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, and Utah that are ideal for retirees of

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Retirement can be a time of growth, or adventure, or complete and utter relaxation. Where you spend your retirement years, no matter how you may define them, has to be a place that fulfills your desires and meets your changing needs. Choose the Southwest covers many communities in Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, and Utah that are ideal for retirees of every stripe. Descriptions of scenic, vibrant places, as well as essential information about the resources and activities available in these areas, allow you to make an informed decision about selecting the Southwest as your ideal location to enjoy an affordable, active and safe retirement. (5 1/2, 8 1/2, 224 pages, maps, charts)

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A set of some fifty profiles of communities in the Southwestern United States selected by the author as being ideal retirement sites. Cities and towns in Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas and Utah are described and evaluated for recreational and cultural value, real estate prices, medical care, and activities for visiting grandchildren; addresses and phone numbers are given for where to find additional information. Weather statistics (maximum and minimum temperatures, and amount of precipitation) and tax structure of states are explained, too. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780762708017
Publisher:
GPP Travel
Publication date:
12/28/2000
Series:
Choose Retirement Series
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.52(w) x 8.52(h) x 0.59(d)

Meet the Author

John Howells has written eleven books on places, at home and abroad, that make for comfortable, stimulating retirement. He is a member of the board of directors of the American Association of Retirement Communities and is a featured speaker at that organization's quarterly conferences. He has written Choose Costa Rica for Retirement and Where to Retire, both published by Globe Pequot.

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