St. Petersburg, FL
St. Petersburg Florida real estate has been on the rise over the past few years. Learn about the local lifestyle, amenities, neighborhoods and schools in the area!
St. Petersburg, FL Real Estate
St. Petersburg is known for its sunny weather, thus it's nickname "The Sunshine City", vibrant downtown, world-class museums, art, culinary scene, retail shopping and professional sports. Bordered by Tampa Bay to the east, St. Pete is a flourishing area that features downtown lifestyle, historic neighborhoods and a great location to get anywhere in no time. Tampa is just 30 minutes east and Sarasota, to the south, is about the same drive time. Housing includes high-rise downtown Condos, waterfront luxury homes, quaint historic neighborhoods and more.
St. Petersburg Neighborhoods
The best St. Petersburg neighborhood IS... not so easy to define. That's because there are many of them and everyone has their own needs. You can choose from historic neighborhoods with quaint bungalows and neighborhood bars, luxury waterfront communities or go for the gusto and live in downtown St. Pete in the middle of all that's happening with it's museums, arts, world-class dining, entertainment and more. There is something for everyone in the Sunshine City. Neighborhoods in St. Petersburg
St. Petersburg Schools
If you are looking to buy a home in St. Petersburg Florida, then you should consider the school system where you would like to live. St. Petersburg is part of the Pinellas County School District. You will find that there are good public and private schools as well as college opportunities in the area. A good resource to check out is greatschools.org. There you will find all the information you need to make an informed decision.
Living in St. Petersburg, FL
St. Petersburg enjoys an affordable cost of living and strong job market compared to the rest of the U.S. and offers many options for an active lifestyle. With 35 miles of beaches, it's no wonder many people enjoy water-related acivities ranging like sunbathing, fishing, kayaking, boating and much more. There are also great parks to enjoy nature, hiking, biking, camping or just watching mother nature at work.
Downtown St. Petersburg features a very vibrant night life along with a world-class culinary scene, craft beer breweries, museums, art and music venues, and professional sports teams including the Tampa Bay Rays (MLB) and the Tampa Bay Rowdies (USL). You will find most of the activity in the Beach Dr./Central Ave. area but there are many other areas with great things happening.
Buying a Home in St. Petersburg
With the affordability of St. Petersburg housing, strong economy and fantastic amenities to enjoy, I think you have made a very good decision to consider moving to St. Petersburg. With so many amenities, great economy, strong housing market and overall quality of life, St. Petersburg has everything needed to put down roots and enjoy life. If St. Petersburg sounds like the place you would like to live, give me a call or reach out via the form below so we can discuss things in more detail. I grew up here and love where I live!
Selling a Home in St. Petersburg
I would love the opportunity to assist you with the sale of your St. Petersburg home. Selling your home can be one of the most stressful and time consuming things you can do. It requires much preparation as well as the time to do it, knowledge of marketing real estate, knowing how to navigate a Contract for Sale and Purchase, scheduling showings and the list goes on. As your agent, I have the local market knowledge and decades of experience to help you get your home sold. I welcome the opportunity to work with you in acheiving your real estate goals.