If you’re looking for a fantastic place to spend your Golden Years, you’ll surely want to put Cape Coral and Fort Myers at the very top of your list. Both Southwest Florida cities routinely rank extremely well when it comes to the best places in the nation to retire.

Cape Coral & Fort Myers Named Best Places to Retire

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As baby boomers continue to retire in record numbers, some cities like Cape Coral are thriving. In fact, Cape Coral was just named a retirement boomtown by realtor.com.

Cape Coral Named Retirement Boomtown

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If you’re looking for a 55+ community, consider the move to Southwest Florida. The area is filled with options. Far from the retirement communities of the past, today’s active adult communities present more of a resort-style experience for residents.

55+ Communities in Southwest Florida

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A great place to live, work and play, Fort Myers also just gained a new honor when it comes to topping the “100 Best Places to Retire in the USA”. The ranking from US News puts Fort Myers in the number two spot, noted for its growing population, yet its small town-like atmosphere.

Fort Myers Named Top Place to Retire