Uptown is a GREAT place to retire. Walking distance to coffee shop, restaurants,  several parks to include soon to be completed Woodall Rogers Bridge Park, not to mention a park directly behind our home :-),  Concert events, Sports Events, grocery store :-), Artís district, McKinney Avenue night life. McKinney Avenue trolley, Dart Bus Lines, also centrally located with access to all major highways and toll roads, 3 minutes to Medical District, etc etc.