As someone who grew up in the Northeast (Massachusetts to be exact), there are a lot of good reasons to move to Florida...and a lot of reasons (possibly) to stay put. Just kidding, I love living in Florida!
Over a series of blogs, I'll tell you about my experiences in and around Florida, particularly Flagler County, but lots of other areas as well.
If you are thinking of retirement, you have probably thought of Florida just because so many people do, in fact, retire here and it probably breaks down to two reasons: weather and money! Florida shows up in articles about retirement in publications as diverse as Coastal Living, The Bulletin (AARP newsletter), and Money Magazine. Among the top questions people ask are:
PREFACE - A TRUE STORY - A Harley couple came to Daytona for BIKE WEEK '99. Riding on A1A with ocean on the east side and the ICW on the west, they saw a home being built, stopped & never left. Sunrise Ocean, Sunset ICW.