Out of all 50 states, North Carolina has been ranked in the top five for places to retire. We've got great weather (read: you won't need your snow shovel!), low cost of living compared to other similar sized cities, and we're just so darn nice! It isn't surprising that Raleigh ranked #8 for cities with the most retirees.
The following homes are either in 55+ communities or in communities with low maintenance, single story homes or condos.