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Florida Pros and Cons 204 comments

Does living in Florida even have any negatives? Ask anyone thinking of moving to Florida about the pros and cons of living in the sunshine state, and they will probably be able to give you a long list of imagined positives but may not be able to mention even one negative. Ask that same person five years after they […]

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Is the “Florida Move Guide” Too Negative? 5 comments

The Florida Move Guide gets slammed with a 1 star review because the reader felt it was too negative. The Florida Move Guide is too negative? Allow me to point out some facts. A study published by the University of Florida in 2009 on migration in and out of Florida, found that over 10 million people moved out of […]


What is Living In Florida Really Like

The First 3 Months to 2 Years You love living in Florida It’s everything you thought it would be. Being so close to the beach is fantastic. You enjoy the Theme parks with less travel hassles and expense. You get burnt by the stronger sun but learn to respect it. Those who don’t age quicker and are heading toward […]

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Moving to Florida Tips

Moving to Florida Tip #1 – Don’t move to Florida for the wrong reasons! Q. What is the #1 bad reason to move to Florida? A. Moving to Florida because you hate where you live now. After selling homes to people moving to and from Florida for nearly a decade and a half, moving to Florida because you hate […]


Florida Crime and Safety Warning for Newcomers

13 Year Old Cape Coral Kid Stabs Man to Death Florida is living up to it’s status of having one of the highest violent crime rates in the US. That will probably come as a surprise to people who vacation in the sunshine state regularly. The extra tourist taxes collected in vacation destinations beef up security in Florida’s tourist […]

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