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Retiring In Tennessee

The Tellico Village Community is a shining example among retirement communities in Tennessee.  The closeness of the residents in this senior planned estate is due in part to the work and commitment of the Tellico Village Property Owners Association. As the saying goes, “it’s better in Tellico Village,” and here’s why.

Community means everything here. The neighborhood newsletter keeps its residents in the know. No one likes being left out the loop and the POA makes sure that doesn’t happen on their watch. From meetings to upcoming events and community projects, the writers keep their eyes and ears on what’s happening in and around the Tellico Village Community.  It makes retiring in Tennessee a plus for incoming Tellico Village residents as they get to know their new lake community.

While good communications is a notable characteristic about this retirement living estate, it is not its only noteworthy feature. Located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, this active adult community spans some 5,000 acres along Tennessee’s Tellico Lake. This planned community is comprised of eight neighborhoods that expand into two counties, Loudon and Monroe.

Residents have plenty of outdoor and indoor activities to keep them busy too. There are three private championship golf courses, a yacht and country club, walking and hiking trails, and a 27,000 square foot state-of-the-art wellness center with a view of the mountains. There are other retirement communities in Tennessee, but none like Tellico Village.

In addition to physical activities, there are numerous other programs designed to keep residents’ mind, body and soul in tiptop condition. There are hundreds of clubs ranging from service organizations, clubs for sports and hobbies like photography or quilting and life-long learning opportunities. 

Seniors looking to get the most of our their hard earned dollars may want to consider looking at homes for sale in Loudon County TN. Tennessee has a reputation of being kind to retirees’ pocketbook, which is probably why many look to retiring in Tennessee. The state’s cost of living is reportedly 10-point-7 percent lower than the national average. Plus, there’s no state income tax and the sales tax has remained 7-percent for a while.  It makes looking for homes for sale in Loudon County TN very attractive.

The mild climate is another reason why seniors consider retiring in Tennessee. Average temperatures reportedly range in the 80s during the summer and the 30s during the winter in some places in Tennessee.

Then there’s the eclectic arts and cultural scene. Tennessee is home to two renowned mega music cities, Nashville and Memphis. Residents won’t have to worry about trying to find something to do. With numerous live music venues and lots of state parks and historical sites, Tennessee is a welcoming place for active seniors.

Christmas in the Smokies serves as a great time to visit Tennessee and check out all the holiday events. One place to start is at the Gaylord Opryland. Don’t let your trip to Tennessee end without meeting with our experts who can take you on a tour of retirement communities in Tennessee. 

When you travel to see waterfront retirement communities and preview what it's like living in Knoxville, let us know if you'd like to receive free Tellico Lake relocation information to learn more about the area. We're happy to share our secrets with you, to make your search more enjoyable. 

Call Tellico Village direct at 888.287.0676 to schedule a tour.

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