The decision has not been made but Florida is in the running in large part because it is so much better run than other states. A larger population than New York with a government half the size, what's not to like about that?
Lower cost of living Winner? Florida
Lower crime rate winner? New York
More things to do winner? New York
Better schools Winner? New York
Winner lower overall taxes? Florida
Better weather winner? New York
Happier residents winner? New York. Difference was marginalThe bottom line is almost everyone who moves from New York to Florida will love it during the “honeymoon” period. Some will go on to live in Florida the rest of their lives. However, many will move intending to live in Florida forever but will eventually realize it was a mistake and move out. That’s expensive.
- Want to be certain if moving to Florida is right for you or your family? You’ll know after reading the Florida Move Guide.