Month: September 2015


15 Reasons for Choosing FishHawk Ranch in Tampa Bay

If you’re looking for a home in the Tampa Bay area, take a look at the FishHawk Ranch master planned community located in Lithia, about 16 miles east of downtown Tampa. Why is FishHawk Ranch much recommended? Here are 15 reasons: 1. Children in FishHawk Ranch are served by highly-rated schools: three elementary schools, two middle schools and one high…

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Tampa’s Park System Is Ranked 1st in Florida, 34th in the Nation

The city of TAMPA is among the best city in the nation in developing and maintaining parks for its residents and guests. It is the best in the state of Florida, surpassing the more populated cities of Miami and Jacksonville. In a ranking made by the nonprofit The Trust for Public Land (TPL), TAMPA ranked 34th among the 75 largest…

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Tampa Bay Homes 12th Most Affordable Despite Price Increase

Among Florida’s 22 metropolitan areas, the Tampa Bay housing market is still among the most affordable as of the second quarter of 2015, according to the Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and Wells Fargo. The Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater metro area is the 12th most affordable in Florida, based on second-quarter 2015 data. The HOI…

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5 Awesome Recent News Stories About Florida

Residents of Florida, the Sunshine State, have been getting some sunshiny news stories!  Here are five of them: 1.   Tourism in Florida continues to surge  More than 54 million tourists visited Florida in the first half of 2015, according to Florida’s tourism agency Visit Florida. That’s the biggest number so far for a six-month period in Florida’s history. For the second quarter…

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