Enjoy your grand retirement in Mesa

So you are one of those retirees looking for a play to enjoy life? Look no further than Mesa, the third largest city in Arizona and the 38th largest city in the entire Unites States. Mesa is simply the best place to retire and enjoy your life to the fullest. As a fast growing suburb of Phoenix, we have the best facilities, culture, arts, restaurants and of course, the amazing sight of the Superstition Mountains.

Just so you know, we have a lot of special things on offer in Mesa. And this is not just because of our special retirement communities with beautiful and comfortable houses that feature traditional raised garage doors. Our retirement communities are quite active. Plus, our housing rates are relatively affordable.

In fact, according to the National Association of Realtors, the median sale price of housing in the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale area is only about $223,100 in the first quarter of 2016. Meanwhile, Zillow reports a lower rate of $205,650 in mid-2016. Definitely a bargain for all the wonderful perks that you will definitely enjoy in this city.

So what makes Mesa wonderful?

It’s literally an oasis in the desert.

Yup, Mesa is in the desert. However, there is plenty of water in here that you will definitely enjoy fishing, kayaking, tubing, boating and swimming in its three lakes and two rivers. Definitely quite an adventure that the people of Mesa and tourists take part in on a regular basis.

Mesa is simply wonderful at Christmas time.

In Mesa, you will never be lonely. The people are warm and during Christmas, the city lights up with the Mesa Arizona Temple Gardens Christmas Lights. It is absolutely stunning that people love going to the area.

Mesa has warm weather.

You will definitely enjoy an almost sunny and warm weather all year round. It is so warm in fact that in July, the average high temperature can go up to 106 degrees. But that is good for those suffering from rheumatism right?

People flock to Mesa during winter.

Trust us when we say that the weather here is so good when you see all the people we call “snowbirds” go to Mesa to escape the winter. Definitely, all other retirees who do not have the option of living here just come up during the winter months to soak up the sun.

The desert in Mesa is definitely not boring.

If you have always thought that you might get bored in the desert, think again. Just take a look at Mesa’s Usery Mountain Regional Park and you will change your mind in no time. This is because the 3,500 acres of land is pure nature wonder and definitely has great vista. For maximum fun, head off to the Wind Cave Trail and the hanging gardens.

See all those creepy crawlies.

Yep, because Mesa is a desert, you will definitely see a few tarantulas, scorpions and some killer bees. Makes life exciting.

Mesa has the lowest tax rates.

You can spend your money in the best way that you want to. This is because Mesa has the second lowest property tax rates of any metropolitan area in the United States.