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Senior Independent Living in Gainesville, Georgia

Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and along the famous Lake Lanier, Gainesville remains among the most attractive places to retire for outdoor enthusiasts. Lake Lanier is the town’s claim to fame and offers 692 miles of shoreline and activities such as fishing, boating, and parks, including the 38,000 acres of Lake Sidney Lanier. Gainesville is also home to many historical tours and landmarks – some dating back almost 200 years. Additionally, the town is host to numerous events and festivals, namely the Spring Chicken Festival – the official chicken cook-off for the state of Georgia - with tastings only costing $6. It’s no wonder that Gainesvilleproudly holds the title of “Poultry Capital of the World.”

Resources for Senior Living in Gainesville, Georgia

The benefits of retiring in Georgia are numerous and rival other popular retirement states, such as Florida. Similar to Florida, Georgia has mild weather and a low tax climate. Retirees in Georgia do not have to pay taxes on social security income, and up to $35,000 is tax-exempt for people ages 62 to 64. Better yet, the tax-exempt amount increased to $65,000 for those 65 and older. The state is also greatly diverse with mountainscapes, sandy beaches, and sprawling urban environments. The Georgia Historical Society has erected more than 250 historical markers across the state, detailing many famous landmarks representing the state’s rich history.

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Map for Gainesville, Georgia Senior Living Resources

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Senior Care in Gainesville, GA

Gainesville, GA has been named one of the top five most affordable places to live by AARP. Affordability has become increasingly important with today’s soaring healthcare and prescription drug prices; however, it can often be more economical to prepay now for healthcare expenses rather than waiting until you truly need it.

This idea is the cornerstone of a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) and is proudly offered by Lanier Village Estates through the Acts Lifecare contract. The agreement ensures that the monthly fee for all residents is protected and will not increase if additional healthcare is needed.

To learn more about the Acts Lifecare contract, independent senior living, and senior care in Gainesville, please contact Lanier Village Estates and plan your visit today.

Additional Senior Care Resources in Gainesville, Georgia

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