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Discover the Best Places to Live in the Southeast

Between our on the ground research and through obtaining property owner feedback, this is where you’ll find everything you’re looking for regarding popular master planned communities in the Southeast.

Read our evaluations about community amenities, proximity to places of interest and our thoughts about developer credibility. See membership fees, property tax rates and get a glimpse into what the community is like through viewing the photo gallery. These are just a few items you’ll find on our real estate scorecards. If you like what you see, search for homes for sale on the community’s scorecard page.

Find the best cities to live

If you’re searching for great places to live in the Southeast, here’s helpful information about 40 popular cities and towns in Florida, Georgia, the Carolina’s and Tennessee.

Find the best neighborhoods to live

Each year, we visit hundreds of popular master planned communities. Here’s who made our list of the best and real estate reviews about them.

About Us

Balsam Mountain Preserve Hiking Trails

In 2006, we recognized the difficulty people were experiencing comparing multiple states, cities and neighborhoods, those who wanted to relocate to a lower cost of living area in the Southeast at retirement. We envisioned a way to cut to the chase and streamline the process. We began by making the road trip first, finding the most popular master planned communities and analyzing them before recommending them to our clients. In 2011, we...