Rich with history, culture, and entertainment, Fort Myers, Florida, is one of the largest tourism destinations in the entire state. Nestled throughout this beautiful city are single-family neighborhoods and a variety of condo properties for sale. Interested buyers may find these properties along with the exceptional employment opportunities of the area to be a promising home destination.
Within neatly manicured neighborhoods, one will find a variety of properties that are a mix of modern style and coastal architectural components. Those wishing to live the resort lifestyle year-round can find some of the most luxurious and expensive homes in Iona, Punta Rassa and Gateway. Similar homes are found in Biggar, which gives many of its residents a waterfront view of the Gulf of Mexico. More affordable housing can be found near the industrial park in the center of town in the neighborhoods Whiskey Creek and Colony Trace. For those looking for community life in a condo community, Fort Myers Villas give them the opportunity within quick driving distance to Fort Meyers Beach, the industrial areas, shopping and the many historic areas. To the east is located quite a few single-family neighborhoods, including Barry’s Place and Worthington Village. Pine Manor and Terry Park along the Caloosahatchee River give residents access to the beautiful waters.
The large school district in Fort Myers is one of the biggest employers of the area. Multiple secondary and high education facilities are here, including Dunbar High School, Bishop Verot High School, Hodges University, Fort Myers Technical College and Keiser University. Other employment opportunities can be found in professions such as sales, county administration, retail, and a host of tourism-related jobs. Due to the popularity of Fort Myers as a tourist location, the abundance of opportunities for jobs in this sector is growing steadily. Mixed-use developments also provide options for business professionals who are interested in making their products and services available to the city’s population.