The Motley Fool Discussion Boards

Previous Page

Retirement Discussions / Retired Fools

URL:  https://boards.fool.com/cabinsmama-a-retirement-community-sounds-34379023.aspx

Subject:  Re: Retirement - A New Thread Date:  1/5/2020  8:26 PM
Author:  CountNoCount Number:  21707 of 21941

Cabinsmama: A retirement community sounds intriguing on down the road (he's 68, I'm 63). Both places we have now have appreciated in value so selling wouldn't be hard. We'd want it close to where we are now, though. Certainly still in NC. And if one of us was gone, I'm thinking the other would be better off in a retirement community--otherwise, either one of us would be at risk of becoming too isolated.
<snip>
Disclaimer: both of us are in good health, good shape, etc. And I'm aware that can change in a heartbeat.


Good on ya, lassie! I was (am) concerned that the Countess not be left alone. She is an introvert and we don't have many local friends. My hope is that the retirement village approach will help us both in the short- and long term.

CNC
Copyright 1996-2020 trademark and the "Fool" logo is a trademark of The Motley Fool, Inc. Contact Us