The view of the mountains in East Tennessee and its gorgeous rivers and lakes are part of why people love to visit our area and why people decided to live here. Being close to nature and it's moderate cold season attracts those individuals that are looking for an ideal place to retire.
Just minutes away from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Pigeon Forge is your gateway to the beautiful Smoky Mountains. The laid-back atmosphere and its southern charm make this lovely town a perfect retirement place.
Aside from the natural beauty that surrounds this area, Pigeon Forge is blessed with continued economic positive growth. Currently the unemployment rate of 4.20% is much lower than the national average. Living in Pigeon Forge is way less expensive even though it is a tourist area. The cost of living in this town is 7.7% less than your U.S. average.
Real estate is also a great reason why retirees see Sevier county a potential place to live. The median home cost for new construction in Pigeon Forge is more affordable than other retirement places.
Pigeon Forge is not just a great place for family entertainment but it is also a perfect place to enjoy life and nature. If you are planning to retire in Pigeon Forge or Sevier County and looking for a custom home builder check Big City Remodeling at www.bigcityremodeling.com or contact Elick Combs at (865) 216-0223.