To move or not to move: that's a BIG question.
Those wishing to explore moving in retirement may want to look at many different factors in choosing a new location:
Cost of living
Things to do
Access to the best medical facilities
Transportation and Traffic
Considering the Sacramento Region?
Sacramento Cost of Living is 33% Lower
Housing costs are 57% lower
Transportation costs are 8% lower
Food costs are 11% lower
Entertainment costs are 9% lower
Healthcare costs are 15% lower
Source: Nerd Wallet San Francisco vs. Sacramento May 2018
Almost 2/3 of retirees have moved for retirement or expect to move.
30% of retirees who have moved have opted for bigger homes.
Source: Merrill Lynch / Age Wave study