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Pros

-Attractive downtown
-Baseball spring training
-Winter climate

Cons

-Tourist impact
-Hurricane risk
-Arts & culture


What Bert Has To Say About Cape Coral-Fort Myers Metro Area


Fort Myers, on the southern Florida Gulf Coast, is a quiet city famous for its palm-tree lined streets. Not a typical beach town, it nonetheless maintains a tropical flavor, attracts some tourists, and is home to several baseball spring-training camps. It is also home to a large number of retirees. Offshore islands Sanibel and Captiva are more touristy, although both are restrained in development compared to other areas in the state. Cape Coral, just to the southwest, is a relatively large and new planned community even more popular with retirees, 115 square miles in all, located along canals and the waterfront. Although Fort Myers is better known, Cape Coral is actually the larger community.


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Quick Facts About Sanibel


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Sanibel is 4.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Sanibel jobs have Increased by 3.95 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Sanibel's cost of living is 90.00% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Sanibel's population is 7,236 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 32.33 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Sanibel is $711,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -6.90%.
    SCHOOLS
    Sanibel public schools spend $9,794 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.8 students per teacher in Sanibel.

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Sanibel Housing Market


It's not a good time to buy in Sanibel. Home Appreciation is down -8.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Sanibel Real Estate.
The median home price in Sanibel is $711,600. Browse Homes in this Range.
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