I specialize in Active Adult living in the Triangle so I work with many active adults moving to the area to be near families. Many clients I work with indicate that they like the Triangle because we are so close to three major univiersities, have an extensive medical system w/Duke, UNC, and Wake Med. We also have the new Durham Performing Arts Center and the performing arts center in Downtown Raleigh. I have linked to a video on the area you might enjoy.
Cary is a wonderful place to live! There are several active senior communites in the area. Depending on where in Cary you are, it's a short drive, around 20 minutes, to museums and theatres. Cary offers lots of shopping, movie theatres, parks, walking trails, and much more. And, like Southern California, there's lots of sunshine here. Let me know if you'd like a tour of the area, or more specific information.
There is an active senior community in Cary which my own mother had been very active. You would love the area. They go on trips together and have many activities for seniors to participate. I would love to discuss this with you.
If you would like, you may call me at (919) 782-2417 Home Office or (919) 599-7486 Mobile. I am a licensed realtor with Raleigh Cary Realty. You can send me email to: firstname.lastname@example.org if you prefer.
I look forward to your contacting me. Thank You and best wishes in your move!
Triangle & Coast Realty
Best of luck to you, feel free to call or email me directly if you have other questions.
Coldwell Banker, HPW
I am originally from Los Angeles (San Gabriel Valley) and my brothers still live in Huntington Beach and Montebello. I moved to NC about 20 yrs ago for school-- loved it and stayed.
Cary is near Raleigh and you will find that communities in NC are very much like suburbs along the freeway in SoCa. You don't really always know when you are in one town to the next. So, generally within a 1 hour drive of Cary you will have EVERYTHING you could want in a community.
Excellent museums, theatre, restaurants and cultural activities. Sports, entertainments, golf, and the list goes on.
I look forward to my parents retiring and coming to live near me in NC. The weather is great. You'll love it.
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