Why Florida Makes a Great Place to Buy Real Estate

Steelbridge Realty LLC

Investing in real estate is a great opportunity. In order to make the most of it, you want to find the perfect place to invest. This is why Florida is a prime option when it comes to buying real estate and it is worth your consideration.

 

Why Florida Makes a Great Place to Buy Real Estate: Favorable Tax Policies

Living in Florida provides individuals with a lesser burden when it comes to taxes. One of the most notable tax breaks is the lack of a state income tax. Florida is one of seven states to have no state income tax. However, residents will still need to pay the federal income tax. The state also doesn’t collect any property tax. While the local government does collect on property tax, there are many exemptions. These include homestead exemptions, widow(er) exemptions, veteran exemptions, and more. Additionally, Florida does not collect taxes on estates or inheritances. Overall, Florida’s tax burden is much lower than other areas.

 

Weather

Florida is known as the sunshine state. It features a much warmer climate and a very moderate winter with the lowest temperatures averaging 65 degrees Fahrenheit. Many people, especially those of retiring age, move to Florida to enjoy the warmer weather, which makes it the perfect place to be investing in real estate. The weather in Florida brings many other advantages including alternative energy sources. Solar is most ideal in a sunny area so you get the most out of your system. Additionally, adding solar panels to your home qualifies you for a tax credit. With warmer weather, you also don’t need to worry about as much maintenance due to the weather. For example, it’s less likely that you’ll need to winterize your pipes.

 

Why Florida Makes a Great Place to Buy Real Estate: Location

Another great reason to buy real estate in Florida is its overall location. There are many exciting locations to visit in Florida. Buying real estate in Florida puts you extremely close to all these locations. Living in Florida is almost like living on vacation. Since Florida features hundreds of miles of coastline, you have many options for an excursion to the beach. There are also many wonderful cities to explore including Miami, Orlando, and Tampa. Florida is also home to several amusement parks such as Walt Disneyworld and Universal Studios. Life in Florida is never boring with so many wonderful places to visit.

 

Buying real estate in Florida is a smart choice for many reasons. You can take advantage of the favorable taxes, excellent weather, and exciting locations. It is the perfect place to live and invest in real estate.

 

Find the perfect property for you in our listings!

 Steelbridge Realty LLC  is a Licensed Real Estate Brokerage that utilizes cutting-edge marketing techniques and data-driven Real Estate solutions in today’s ever-changing environment. Our group of professionals have decades of experience and have navigated through many business cycles. Our diverse background gives us the tools to guide people towards successful decisions.

 



 

$5,600,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending
5
BEDS
6
TOTAL BATHS
7,000
SQFT
3336 West Riverside Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Riverside Subdivision
New Listing - a week online
$1,795,000
Land For Sale
Active
0.4175
ACRES
LEE
COUNTY
3508 Stuart Ct
Fort Myers, FL 33901
York Manor Subdivision
$5,800,000
Land For Sale
Active
1.3945
ACRES
LEE
COUNTY
1215 & 1233 Braman Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Fort Myers Subdivision
$15,950,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
9
TOTAL BATHS
10,033
SQFT
1240 Coconut Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Palm Gardens Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$890,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
3,467
SQFT
1249 Osceola Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Riverside Subdivision
$750,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending With Contingencies
4
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
2,173
SQFT
1250 Braman Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Becklers Riverside Add Subdivision
$2,450,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending With Contingencies
3
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,138
SQFT
1209 Coconut Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Fort Myers Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$1,595,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
5
TOTAL BATHS
3,848
SQFT
1266 Gasparilla Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33901
York Manor Subdivision
Price Change - 17 hours ago
$620,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,503
SQFT
1362 Braman Avenue
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Becklers Riverside Add Subdivision
$1,995,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
4,684
SQFT
3232 Mcgregor Blvd
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Riverside Subdivision
New Listing - 3 days online
$1,377,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,589
SQFT
1344 Shadow Ln
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Country Club Estates Subdivision
$475,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending
4
BEDS
2
TOTAL BATHS
2,542
SQFT
1377 Coconut Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Palm Gardens Subdivision
Price Change - 3 days ago
$650,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
1,950
SQFT
1250 Sunbury Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33901
La Chelle Manor Subdivision
$6,000,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
5
BEDS
5
TOTAL BATHS
7,719
SQFT
2844 Valencia Way
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Lynns Add Subdivision
New Listing - 5 hours online
$989,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,829
SQFT
1388 Shadow Ln
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Country Club Estates Subdivision
Price Change - 2 weeks ago
$499,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
1,784
SQFT
1414 Alhambra Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Fort Myers Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$5,900,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
5
BEDS
6
TOTAL BATHS
5,093
SQFT
3914 W Riverside Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Fort Myers Subdivision
Price Change - 4 days ago
$1,385,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BEDS
4
TOTAL BATHS
4,848
SQFT
1434 Alhambra Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Palm Gardens Subdivision
New Listing - 4 weeks online
$3,500,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Pending With Contingencies
5
BEDS
6
TOTAL BATHS
3,470
SQFT
3954 W Riverside Dr
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Seminole Estates Subdivision

 

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