Boise is an excellent place to retire! Forbes, among others, ranked Boise highly; in fact, Boise was named one of the top 25 places to retire in 2014! Homes for sale in Boise senior living retirement communities are intended for people over the age of 55. Single-story homes with smaller yards are more common.
Why should you retire in Boise? There are numerous reasons why Boise is a great place to live and retire, ranging from the beautiful four seasons to the arts and entertainment. Many people enjoy the golf courses, the amazing greenbelt, ridge to rivers trail system, the proximity to world-class outdoor recreation, fly fishing on the Boise River, or skiing and mountain biking at Bogus Basin, which is only 15 miles from your front door! Don’t forget about the arts and entertainment! The Boise Philharmonic, Shakespeare Festival, Ballet Idaho, and the Boise Art Museum are all a must do! Did we mention the amazing weather? 240 days of sun, similar to Las Vegas but without
the intense heat!
Popular 55+ communities include Ashford Greens, Bainbridge, East Ridge, Englefield Greens, Falconcrest, Goddard Creek, Goldcrest Estates, Silvercrest Estates, Greenbriar Estates, West Meadow Estates, West Pine, and Willowbrook.