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According to the latest annual survey by the Association of Foreign Investors the U.S. is the world’s most popular choice for foreign real estate capital. An overwhelming 95% of respondents to the AFIRE survey said they planned to increase or maintain their level of U.S. investment, and 66% said their sentiment was unchanged or more optimistic about the prospect for US real estate. It is considered a safe haven for capital and U.S. property market fundamentals are strong. Although there are some factors which bring uncertainty such as the strength of the dollar making it more expensive and difficult as well as the political uncertainty. Washington D.C. has also dropped on the survey of top cities as a global destination but other U.S. cities are

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Devils Den

Florida is not short of entertaining sites to visit and explore; from its world renowned beaches like that of Siesta Key Beach, featuring its soft rose quartz sand, all the way to the splendors across the coast, home to the world renowned amusement park, Disney Land. But Florida is also brimming with pre-historic history and a stunning natural landscape, offering some of the world’s most amazing springs. Devil’s Den Springs is a privately owned and operated SCUBA diving training and recreational facility located in Williston, Florida and it must not be missed. The spring features an exposed subterranean river with crystal clear blue water in an underground cave. Light shines through an opening from above giving divers full view of the

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Across the pond the world turned to Britain for its decision on Brexit which would take many by surprise; shortly after, America would have its turn to surprise the world with one of its most heated and controversial elections in its history, closing with the triumphant Donald Trump to take office as President of the United States of America for the next four years. Consequently, all this uncertainty within the political sphere has had a great effect on various economic markets worldwide.  But how exactly will those buying or selling their homes within the housing market be affected? The good news is, historically, housing markets are not heavily affected by elections, rather any drastic changes will be much more pronounced within the stock market.

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Charleston, South Carolina

Charleston is one of the most scenic and charming cities in South Carolina, mentioning here the dynamic Georgian houses besides Rainbow Row and breathtaking graders. If you decide to visit it do not forget to experience the best food scene ever.

 Aspen, Colorado

Even though this city is considered as a winter town, do not hesitate to pass by in any other season. Take a long walk in the Hunter Creek Trail, be amused at the Aspen Art Museum or just go to the Aspen Saturday Market and pick the best artisanal cheese.

 Santa Fe, New Mexico

If you love food and if you want to feel welcomed, visit Santa Fe. It is one of the most scenic cities full of history and inspiration. Don't miss the country's oldest church,

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Siesta Beach Made It on the List of 10 Best Beaches This 2016


At the annual list of best beaches released by Dr. Beach, Siesta Beach was able to land at the no. 2 spot. The last time that this majestic shoreline made it on the list was last 2011 when it clinched the highly coveted first spot.


The annual list is created by a professor of the Florida International University named Stephen Leatherman better known as Dr. Beach. In order to determine the ranking of the beaches in whole United States, there are at least 50 criteria where they need to excel. On the previous year, those beaches that previously landed on the top spot are no longer qualified to enter the list. However, this year, Dr. Beach decided o reset the ranking and allow

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Venice, Florida has two reputations; one is for being known as the biggest "little" city on Florida's Gulf Coast. The city is also known as the "Shark Tooth Capital of the World”. The young families and retirees, who move to Venice, love that there is a rich history of kids going to the beaches to find shark teeth. Also if you are looking for a monetary return on investment for moving to Venice, you will be glad to know that these shark teeth can be sold for up to $300.

Beyond its pretty beaches Venice has a lot more to offer due to its reputation for being a big little city. Many entrepreneurs, artist’s, and live event companies look to Venice to host their Florida events. A great example would be the upcoming (October 8Th) “Sleuthfest” produced by

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Venice Florida is a picturesque city right next to the Gulf of Mexico. You can see wonderful sunsets on the long expansive white sand beaches and go snorkeling just off the coast. The community is one of a home town feel but has vibrancy like no other in city Florida and gives the sunshine and warmth you desire.


The average age in Venice is sixty-five and the average home price in around two hundred thousand dollars. The national average is upwards of three hundred fifty thousand for a two bed two bath home but these do not come with a laid back lifestyle with very low crime rates.


There are two wonderful gated communities with the best in class accommodations for even the most astute condo and villa lovers. There is the Sarasota National

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Venice Florida with its long sandy coastal beaches right on the Gulf of Mexico will leave anyone breathless. It is attractive for real estate especially among those over fifty-five because of the cost of living and the calm homey life-style.


Venice has something for everyone from the local downtown night life that may be attractive for the younger mid-thirties crowd to the palm and banyan tree lined boulevards. The picturesque backdrop is home to some of the most beautiful condos, rental properties, and homes that are priced under the national average.


If you are looking to retire and want the best in accommodations and lifestyle with low crime and beautiful beaches and wonderful local community, then Venice, Florida is perfect for you.

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Now, there are quite a lot of specifications that have to be taken into account when purchasing a retirement real estate. This is mainly because of the nature of the purchase and the purposes that it has to serve. With this in mind, we’ve comprised a brief list of the most important things that you’d have to take into account if you’ve set on a journey to find the most appropriate real estate for your retirement years. Without any further ado, let’s take a look and find out why Venice, Sarasota might be one of the best choices for you.


Calm Community

The first thing that you need to take into account is the community. Preferably, you would want to find a place which has people of your age with the same intentions – to live their retirement

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Venice is a beautiful city in the county of Sarasota in Florida, USA. It has a significant selection of mainland as well as an island which is right off the coasts. It is a relatively small city with about 20,000 people in it which makes it the perfect place for retiring people to consider purchasing a real estate. The place is quiet, calm and enjoyable while having all the necessary establishments nearby.

 Sarasota County – Growing Interest

For the first time since 2007, the most popular place to retire is no longer Asheville, NC. For almost an entire decade this was the city which was overly preferred by people for their retirement real estate. However, in 2016, the tides seem to have shifted as this particular honor goes to the city of Sarasota.

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