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Retirement Spotlight: Port St. Lucie

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Port St. Lucie was ranked 10th overall in 2009 by Portfolio.com among the “Best Places to Retire in the U.S.” Port St. Lucie and other neighboring towns in St. Lucie County promote themselves as offering “the real Florida,” which they describe as a perfect atmosphere for golf lovers or anyone looking for a small, friendly, […]

The Panhandle: Florida’s Final Frontier

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When considering moving to Florida, many Boomers immediately gravitate to some of the popular communities in the central and southern parts of the state. While these areas are filled with many wonderful communities, there is another area of Florida that tends to get overlooked by potential new residents. The Panhandle is the northwest region of […]

Why We LOVE VisitFlorida.com

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If you are a baby boomer looking to relocate to Florida, or even just someone interested in visiting our beautiful state, one of the absolute best ways that you can learn more about the best places for you to see is the VisitFlorida.com website. This website contains just about everything you could possibly want to […]

8 Splash-tacular Florida Community Pools

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Let’s face it. It’s hot out. Wouldn’t it be great to cool off in one of these? Just one of the outdoor pools at the Villages of Citrus Hills… They also have an amazing heated indoor lap pool… The pool at Sun City Center’s Club Renaissance… Amelia National’s free-form pool is surrounded by fountains and […]

Beach Etiquette Rule #36: Don’t Steal Other People’s Stuff [Video]

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What would you do if you were enjoying a day at the beach with your family, and all of a sudden you see someone trying to take your stuff? How this guy handled the situation is classic… I can tell you from personal experience, those canopies are a real pain to take down After her […]

Popular Florida Fly-In Communities

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One option for aviation enthusiasts thinking about retiring in Florida are some of the “fly-in” communities located throughout the state. These communities offer residents the ability to keep their own planes right in their back yards, allowing them to come and go through the air as they please. While owning a plane and being a […]

7 “Reader’s Favorite” Florida Beaches

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One of the most popular reasons many Baby Boomers choose to retire to Florida is that, regardless of where they choose to settle down, there is likely to be a great beach within driving distance. With great sunrises along the east coast and spectacular sunsets along the Gulf Coast, as well as pristine white sand […]

The Florida Craft Beer Scene

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The number of craft breweries across the state of Florida has absolutely exploded over the past few years. At this point, it’s hard to find a town that doesn’t have a craft brewery or brewpub operating within a short distance. These craft breweries focus on quality over quantity, and most are happy to educate patrons […]

3 Reasons Why Boomers Are Fueling the Florida Housing Market

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Baby Boomers around the country are feeling more confident in the economy, and that confidence is showing up in the Florida housing market. The Villages was recently highlighted at the fastest growing metro area in the entire United States by the US Census Bureau. In addition to The Villages, many other communities designed for boomers […]

Places to See: The Kennedy Space Center

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The Kennedy Space Center is a must-see attraction for all Florida residents. That’s because there is way more to see and do there than just watch an occasional rocket launch. The Kennedy Space Center is more than just a place in Cape Canaveral that NASA uses as a launch pad for their space missions. There […]