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Viera named in the 2017 "Best of the Best" by Ideal-Living Magazine

Friday, July 15, 2016

Viera is selected at the 2017 "Best of the Best" in the Small Town category by Ideal-Living Magazine.


2017 “Best of the Best” Named by ideal-LIVING Magazine

Wilmington, NC - ideal-LIVING magazine announces the 2nd Annual The Best of the Best in towns and residential communities in its Summer 2017 edition. These awards will also be posted at


Given the very positive response last year to our first Best of the Best feature, said ideal-LIVING Editor and Associate Publisher Kelly Godbey, we refined our selection  process and created some new categories that we think better reflect the interests of our readers. The goal will always be to help retirees and families choose the place thats The Best for them. Godbey added that The Best of the Best honorees for 2017 are organized into three broad groupsDestination, Life, and Home with winners named in a total of 24 categories.

Ideal-LIVING editors have chosen Viera, Florida as one of the  Best of the Best Small Towns. Nominations were submitted, the editorial committee then researched and chose those communities/developments they felt best represented the spirit of the category.

For more than 25 years, ideal-LIVING magazine has been a leading national publication  for readers who are nearing retirement age or interested in relocating their families or businesses. Each edition of the quarterly publication is delivered to more than 100,000 homes. RPI Media, the magazines parent company, is based in Wilmington, North Carolina, and also distributes the comprehensive ideal-LIVING Choose Your Ideal Place Guide, as well as sponsoring the companys signature ideal-LIVING Expo events each year.

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