"To be honest with you, we don't really plan or have, like, a set date. But one fun thing that we did is we did set a goal for next year and we want to buy a house in [Huntington Beach], CA. So I'm moving to California!" Colton revealed.
Colton therefore confirmed he is "now a California resident," in Los Angeles specifically.
Colton, who lived in Denver, CO, prior to hisThe Bachelor stint, had a huge smile on his face when revealing the big news, as did Cassie.
However, the charity founder and former professional football player doesn't intend to live with Cassie in her hometown.
"Our goal is to buy a house in Huntington Beach in the next year, but we probably won't move in together until we're engaged or married," Colton told People.
"As much as I want her to live with me, it's a big step and something we both take very seriously."
The happy couple waited four months to go public with their relationship since The Bachelor wrapped filming Season 23 in Spain late last year, and now they are moving full steam ahead in love.
"We're so excited to be out in public and not have to hide anymore," Colton told the magazine in light of his The Bachelorfinale having aired on Tuesday night. "I'm so in love, and I'm ready for everyone to know it."
"We can finally be outwardly happy, and not have to keep this big secret," Cassie, a 23-year-old assistant speech pathologist added.
FOLLOW REALITY TV WORLD ON THE ALL-NEW GOOGLE NEWS!
Reality TV World is now available on the all-new Google News app and website. Click here to visit our Google News page, and then click FOLLOW to add us as a news source!
"I have no questions about the way she feels about me. I know our relationship and our story on The Bachelor wasn't exactly how every other one's been, but it was ours. I wouldn't change anything about it. That night with her leaving honestly just showed me how much I love her," Colton gushed.
"I came on The Bachelor wanting to be madly in love when I left, and that's exactly what happened."