The 30 Best Places to Retire in America
5. Bozeman, Montana
This entry on our list is for those who still feel youthful within and only see retirement as a more free time to face challenges. What better challenge to meet than enjoying retirement in the seclusion of wild and unforgiving mountain ranges? In southern Montana, Bozeman sits right on top of Yellowstone and Grand Teton national parks, which are wonders of nature that take years to understand fully. The city of Bozeman is almost 100k inhabitants, which is ideal for both activity and peace.
With a metro population of around 108,000, Bozeman is uncrowded and you can enjoy the peace the way you want. Mountain biking, fly fishing,backcountry exploration, and skiing are all activities that you get to experience almost year-around in this fantastic town in Montana. Due to a large number of students attending Montana State University, everything is affordable, and you can purchase suitable property for a relatively low price. Entertainment, dining, and culture are a big part of the town’s charm, as well.
The Bozeman Montana Real Estate Market :
Single Family Homes – Gallatin County – December 2018
The number of units sold decreased from 123 in December 2017 to 110 this December, a 10.6 percent drop. The number of new listings decreased 23.2 percent, from 82 last December to 63 this year, while the number of pending sales remained steady, showing a slight increase of 1.3 percent. The average number of days on market was 82, showing a 7.9 percent decrease from last December, and the months supply of inventory decreased 9.1 percent, from 3.3 to 3.0