Punta Gorda, Florida has the second highest home ownership rate in the nation at 79.7% of homes occupied by the home owner (first place 79.8% was Monroe, MI).
You too, can be an owner of a home in Punta Gorda, FL! Prices are great and there are plenty of properties from which to choose. While many areas of Florida and around the country have suffered from foreclosures and short sale, and the Charlotte County area has had its share, Punta Gorda and Charlotte County, which includes Port Charlotte, Rotonda and South Gulf Cove has been hurt less than other areas. This is because when the prices fell, many owners had bought their homes with cash from a sale up north. So buyers can get a great deal because the overall prices have fallen, but they can move to a neighborhood that is still vibrant.
Consider Punta Gorda and Charlotte County when you look into Florida property.
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Jim Mulligan, Broker / Owner
Suncoasteam Realty, LLC