Washington, D.C.

Retirement Communities in Washington, D.C.

Ready for a life with less yardwork and more whimsy? Not quite ready to “settle down?” Then, now is the perfect time to retire to downtown Washington DC or Arlington County, Virginia as a member of Upside. Members get to choose from a vast selection of apartments that come in a variety of floorplans, layouts, and configurations. Plus, you’ll be paired with an Upside Manager who acts as your personal concierge to connect you with the one-of-a-kind resources at your fingertips in these unique neighborhoods.

Cost of Living in D.C. and Arlington County

The cost of living in downtown Washington, D.C. versus Arlington County, while not identical, is fairly similar. It all comes down to what type of lifestyle you’re looking for. On the tax side of the equation, Washington DC does not impose income tax on Social Security. On the flipside, withdrawals from retirement accounts are fully taxed. In Arlington county, Virginia, it’s the same situation for Social Security income, but withdrawals from retirement accounts are tax deductible up to an amount.

Retiring in Washington, D.C. is a Capital Idea!

If the first thing that comes to mind when you picture yourself retiring in downtown Washington, D.C. is stunning architecture, historic monuments, and government buildings you’re on the right track. But if you think that’s all there is to the Nation’s Capital, you’re in for a pleasant surprise. That’s because Washington, D.C. and the greater Arlington County, VA areas have an abundance of resources, attractions, events, and cultural landmarks so there’s always something new to discover. Check out some of our favorite highlights beyond the statues and monuments most of us already know.

Washington, D.C. is made up of several unique neighborhoods, each with their own charm. From Georgetown’s high-end shops and boutiques to the trendy Logan Circle cafes, and the vibrant performing arts scene in Penn Quarter, you’ll love visiting each neighborhood. And, no matter where you live in Washington, D.C., statistically speaking, you are no more than a 10 minute walk to the nearest park.

Arlington County, Virginia is the suburban yin to downtown DC’s yang. It’s just a little more rural but still maintains excellent accessibility to downtown DC for nightlife and other attractions. But, with Virginia wine country in the Shenandoah Valley just a short day-trip away and Tyson’s Corners for shopping and dining, you may not want to cross the Potomac at all!

Senior Living in Washington DC for Active Adults

No matter which area calls to you – downtown D.C. or greater Arlington county, VA, retiring as an Upside member means you get the best of what the region has to offer. No restrictive schedules, no hidden fees – just active Washington, D.C. living for fun-loving adults. With us, senior living in Washington, D.C. or Arlington county, VA is all about empowering members to seize the day. So if you’re thinking about 55+ communities in downtown Washington, D.C. or Arlington county, Virginia you’ll definitely want to explore the Upside way of life before starting your next chapter. Check out our available apartments and learn more about the benefits of joining Upside today.

Senior Living in Washington, D.C. for Active Adults

No matter which area calls to you – downtown D.C. or greater Arlington county, VA, retiring as an Upside member means you get the best of what the region has to offer. No restrictive schedules, no hidden fees – just active Washington DC living for fun-loving adults. With us, senior living in Washington, D.C. or Arlington county, VA is all about empowering members to seize the day. So if you’re thinking about 55+ communities in downtown Washington DC or Arlington county, Virginia you’ll definitely want to explore the Upside way of life before starting your next chapter. Check out our available apartments and learn more about the benefits of joining Upside today.

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