ESCAPE TO FLORIDA — Freedom & Fun In The Sun Motivates Visitors And New State Residents

Florida’s tourism numbers reached an all-time high last year, an extraordinary performance considering we just emerged from a gripping pandemic. 

According To U.S. Census, Jacksonville’s Population Increase Topped All Florida Cities

Turbo-charged Jacksonville grew by 138,000 people, a city accented by stylish bedroom communities like Fernandina Beach.

Amelia Island’s Movie Theater Becomes Another Casualty Of Global Pandemic 

Located in Fernandina Beach at the corner of Lime Street & 14th, Amelia Island’s only movie theater has closed.

Sharing Conservative Values And Practical Principles Of Government

TWO BEANS IN A POD — Our area is better because of Fernandina’s homegrown beans.

Florida’s Governor Has Remedy For Gas Pains — Proposed 5-Month Tax Holiday

Ron DeSantis will ask state lawmakers in the upcoming legislative session to give Floridians a reprieve from the state gas tax.

Fleeing To Florida, Flipping Houses And Voter Roles

Zillow is getting out of the unpredictable business of flipping homes. Meanwhile, Florida just flipped, with more registered Republicans.

Florida’s Governor Calls Legislative Session To Counter Biden’s Political Moves

Ron DeSantis believes people can make their own decisions and government should stay out of the way.

Hedge Funds, Cash Buyers Scooping Up Scarce Supply of Residential Real Estate

Instead of reinvesting their money into richly valued U.S. stocks or low-yielding bonds, hedge funds have turned to buying houses in booming locations.