A rumor is starting to spread across the country....the Tampa Bay area is one of the best places in America to live. This is one rumor that we can tell you, without a doubt, is true! People are starting to realize what a gem this Florida city is. In fact, it is one of the nation’s Top 10 Markets Attracting Movers, according ATTOM Data Solutions. Tampa was also recently named one of the Hippest Cities Everyone Under 30 Wants To Move To” by Business Insider.


What makes Tampa so special? Here are 5 reasons to move to Tampa!

#1 Strong Local Economy!

Florida reported the lowest state unemployment rate (4.3%) in the country during most of 2017. Tampa had an even lower rate at 3.8% (via Tampa Bay Times). The metropolitan area has also led in job growth, providing thousands of opportunities in a variety of career fields.

#2 Diverse Housing Options!

No matter what your budget or aesthetic preference, you can find it in the Tampa Bay area. Average home prices in Tampa are lower than the national average, especially compared to other large metropolitan areas. Plus, now is the time to move and invest in housing since homes are expected to increase in value in the near future.

#3 Lower Cost of Living!

Residents in Tampa can enjoy all the benefits of urban life at lower costs. Housing costs in the area are 24% below the national average. With lower transportation and utility costs as well, Tampa's average cost of living is 7% below the rest of the country (via Payscale)!

#4 Beautiful Weather!

Nothing beats the climate in Tampa. The metropolitan area boasts an average temperature of 73 degrees and 361 days of sunshine!

#5 Incredible Recreation & Entertainment Attractions!

There is always something fun to do in Tampa. From some of the country's best beaches to amusement parks to art and cultural museums, there is something for everyone to enjoy in this bustling urban area.

Ready to move to the Tampa Bay area? The Sper Group can help you find your dream home. Check out our Current Homes for Sale. Give us a call today or visit our website at http://www.thespergroup.com/.