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10 Best Sequim Retirement Amenities on the Beautiful Olympic Peninsula

Senior couple holding hands watching beautiful sunset at a Sequim retirementA Sequim retirement to this scenic town on the lovely Olympic Peninsula has become the perfect choice of many happy seniors. It’s not a surprise that Sequim has one of the highest percentages of seniors in the state of Washington. The active retiree community enjoys all the amazing amenities this wonderful town offers to fit their specific needs. 

The reasons to plan a Sequim retirement range from the very practical to enjoy the stunning landscape. Sequim is known for its scenic location with a shimmering coastline, a lush valley filled with lavender farms, the world’s longest natural sand spit, and the nearby mountains with miles of hiking trails. During your Sequim retirement spend the day biking, hiking or boating and the evening enjoying fine dining in the charming town center. Aside from the dozens of idyllic lavender fields, Sequim is famous for its amazing year-round weather. Nestled in the Olympic Rainshadow, Sequim sees very little rain and mild temperatures in every season.  Continue Reading

Escape a Rainy Day in Sequim

Rainy Day in Sequim, WashingtonWe spend a lot of time on this blog talking about Sequim’s generally sunny and enjoyable weather, especially when compared to our neighbors on the Olympic and Kitsap Peninsulas.  Believe it or not, Sequim still does get a measurable amount of rain. Like it or not, the rainy season is here, and we may as well talk about it. On average Sequim’s annual rainfall is only around 16 inches, so there are still occasional rainy days.  It’s our job as Real Estate Agents to provide a complete picture of Sequim to our clients, and we happen to think it’s a good idea to know what there is to do in Sequim when that wet stuff shows up. Continue Reading