Best Places to Retire in 2015 in the US 6 comments

Florida Absent from Money Magazine Best Places to Retire List Many best places to retire lists give too much weight to hot weather. One list cited “the hotter the better” as a criteria. Using that logic, a desert that regularly reaches 120 degrees would be the ideal place to retire. Start building those retirement condos in the hottest African […]

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Is Florida the Best State to Live in the United States

No, Florida is not the Best State to Live in, or Even One of the Best That’s according to a new poll done by Gallop. They asked residents from all fifty states if they thought the state they lived in was the best, or one of the best states in the US to live. Most Florida residents that were […]

Thinking of Florida Warm Weather?

If you move to Florida for the “warm weather” you may be very disappointed. There is a big difference between warm weather that allows you to be outdoors, and oppressive hot and muggy weather that makes doing anything outside difficult. If you’re in the northern US you usually experience a few Florida-like days every summer. How would you like […]

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Best Places to Retire in Florida 2015 14 comments

These are the best places to retire to in Florida if you’re planning to move here in 2015. We believe we’ve used the same priorities that most retirees would in choosing a place to move to for retirement. This year we’ve given a high priority to access to amenities such as shopping, restaurants, pubs, entertainment, and recreation. A very […]

The Best Cities to Live in Florida 2015

Some people moving to Florida won’t consider any place other than a large city. The following list’s are for you. The only cities eligible for consideration for the following lists are places with a population of at least 200,000. I’ve made a few lists based upon different criteria. For instance, you may be single, childless and your main priority […]

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The Safest Towns to Live in Florida 5 comments

Florida’s High Crime Rate Ranking all states by crime rate, with #1 having the best crime rate and #50 having the worst, Florida is ranked #45, according to So if you’re moving from any of the 44 states with less crime, you’re moving to a state with a higher crime rate. Why is this important? Because I’ve talked […]