What’s not to like about retiring somewhere on or near the water? You get to enjoy the calming atmosphere, the spectacular water views and the myriad of outdoor activities such as boating, fishing, swimming, bird watching and the like.
Unfortunately, that kind of lifestyle doesn’t come cheap. Luckily, we’ve rounded up a list of low-cost waterfront places where you can spend a perfect retirement by the lake, river or bay without spending all your retirement savings. Let’s dive in!