Venice Florida Retirement Communities
Many retirees are flocking to Venice Florida retirement communities. With an average high temperature of 73 and a low of 52 in January, houses in Venice Florida understandably are quite attractive to people from the Northeast, Midwest and other cold climes who are tired of bitter cold and shoveling snow in the winter. In addition, houses here are very affordable: the median price for Venice homes was just $187,685 for the first quarter of 2010, according to the Venice Board of Realtors. Property tax also is reasonable in Venice Florida retirement communities. Annual taxes on the median priced home mentioned above would be an affordable $2,800.
Houses in Venice Florida also are attractive to retirees and others because of the access residents have to excellent health care. Venice Regional Medical Center
was named one of the top 100 hospitals in the country by Thomson Reuters, a global healthcare information company. In addition, Sarasota Memorial Health Care System in Sarasota (just about 30 minutes north of Venice Florida retirement communities
, is the second-largest acute-care public health system in Florida.
More Reasons to Consider Retiring in Venice Florida
Two of what could arguably be called the best retirement communities in the country are located in Venice. The Plantation Country Club real estate
, as well as homes in the Pelican Pointe Golf & Country Club, are popular with retirees. In addition, a 55+ community, Venetian Falls, also is another retiree favorite.
No matter what your retirement interests, there are several wonderful Venice Florida retirement communities waiting for you. Please call me, Kim Stephens
, GRI, when you're ready to visit them.