Month: January 2016

Florida is 2016’s Best State for Retirement

Over the years, FLORIDA has been on top of many Best Places to Retire lists. This year, Florida is again No. 1 on WalletHub’s Best States to Retire list. The state ranked second in affordability and third in quality of life. These are the 20 Best States to Retire in 2016, based on WalletHub’s study. Rank State Points 1 Florida…

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Tampa’s Cost of Living Index is the Lowest in Florida

If you’re planning to move to Tampa, you’ll be happy to know that the cost of living in Tampa is the lowest in Florida and among the lowest in the country. Over the three-year period from 2012 to 2015, Tampa’s average cost living index (COLI) has been 92.3, the lowest among metro areas in Florida and among the lowest in…

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Tampa Bay Real Estate Market Preferred by Canadian, Swedish, British Buyers

The Tampa Bay real estate market continues to be among the favorites of international real estate buyers, particularly Canadian, Swedish and British buyers. This is based on the Florida Realtors’ report titled Profile of International Home Buyers in Florida 2015. Of the total international sales of Tampa Bay homes over the 12-month period ended June 2015, Canadian buyers accounted for 31%….

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10,007 People Say Tampa Is 14th Best Place to Own a Home

To be more accurate about it, the 14th-Best-Place ranking was based on a survey of 10,007 homeowners across the country. Porch.com surveyed a total of 10,007 homeowners representing all states in the U.S. in July and August 2015 regarding their sentiments about the cities and communities where they live and the survey results showed that TAMPA is considered the 14th best…

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7 Recent Best Cities Lists Highlight Tampa

Come to TAMPA and experience why our city has been on many Best Cities lists over the years. Through the years, the city of TAMPA and the whole Tampa Bay area have been recognized by various organizations and entities through their Best lists and their Top lists. The Tampa Bay area is blessed with good weather all year, located in income-tax-free…

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