Ranks the Top Retirement Communities from $500,000 to $1 Million in December 2009

Each destination is reviewed using set criteria and then ranked with its peers.

Online PR News – 24-December-2009 – – Plymouth, IN --, the independent authority on where you should retire, has released the best places to retire when your budget fits somewhere in between $500,000 and $1 million.

There is a variety of great retirement options within these budget parameters, which is why has narrowed the choices down the top 30 Best Retirement Communities for December 2009:

1. Trilogy Central Coast- Nipomo, California
2. Dominion Valley Country Club- Dominion Valley, Virginia
3. The Reserve at Lake Keowee- Loop Sunset, South Carolina
4. The Cliffs Valley- Travelers Rest, South Carolina
5. Highlands Cove- Highlands, North Carolina
6. River landing- Wallace, North Carolina
7. Governors Club- Chapel Hill, North Carolina
8. Fawn Lake- Spotsylvania, Virginia
9. Lake Placid- Lake Placid, New York
10. Golden Ocala- Ocala, Florida
11. Carolina Trace- Sanford, North Carolina
12. Crystal Mountain- Thompsonville, Michigan
13. Glenmore- Charlottesville, Virginia
14. Fairvuew Plantation- Gallatin, Tennessee
15. Talisker Club- Tuhaye, Utah
16. Hanua Kai- Lahaina, Hawaii
17. Bogue Watch- Newport, North Carolina
18. Palmetto Creak of the Carolinas- Bolivia, North Carolina
19. Bedford at Falls River- Raleigh, North Carolina
20. Heritage Hunt Golf and Country Club- Gainesville, Virginia
21. Catamount- Steamboat Springs, Colorado
22. Rock Barn Golf & Spa- Conover (Hickory), North Carolina
23. Connerton- O’Lakes, Florida
24. Brighton Lakes at Carolina Forest- Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
25. South Padre Island Golf Community- Laguna Vista, Texas
26. Hasentree- Wake Forest, North Carolina
27. TidePointe, A Classic Residence by Hyatt- Head Island, South Carolina
28. Cobblestone Park- Blythewood, South Carolina
29. East beach- Norfolk, Virginia
30. Summer Camp Beach- Teresa, Florida

Each community is reviewed based on a criteria process designed by The ranking criterion includes Residential Options, Visual Appeal, Recreational Activities, Social Networking, and Safety/Security. The community is evaluated concerning these subject as well as reviewed for the overall experience. These communities are wonderful places to retire where you are going to get more than your money’s worth. considers these communities industry leaders and proudly highlights them as the best.

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