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Old 06-18-2008, 07:00 AM
 
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Sorry, don't want the FL Panhandle. Thanks for the suggestion though.

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Look at the panhandle of florida . It is very nice without the crazy life of southern florida.I have for years gone to florida for the month of October. I really like the destin area the last years.The only time it gets kind of crazy is in summer and spring break but where in florida doesn't it. During the winetr it is very nice and alot of older people live there then.
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Old 07-01-2008, 03:27 PM
 
Location: Oriental, NC
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Have you been to Oriental NC? It's the sailing capitol of North Carolina and is on the Neuse River near New Bern. The average age in the town is 59,and allthough house prices are in the 2-400,000 range there are lots of rentals under $700. It's also about an hour from some of the most beautiful beaches on the east coast.
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Old 07-04-2008, 03:13 PM
 
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Check out Lake Guntersville AL. It is a HUGH lake 67,000 acres part of the Tn river.

You can sail or motor boat on the lake. Housing is very reasonable in N. AL. Property taxes are nil compared to FL.

Scottsboro or Guntersville are both nice little towns near the lake.
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