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$274,000    $1,550/mo

  • Area : 2316sqft
  • 3BR
  • 3BA
Fort Walton Beach, FL

Florida Military Housing


Florida, which joined the union as the 27th state on March 3, 1845, is nicknamed the Sunshine State and known for its balmy climate and natural beauty. Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon, who led the first European expedition to Florida in 1513, named the state in tribute to Spain’s Easter celebration known as “Pascua Florida,” or Feast of Flowers.

An assignment to one of many military bases in Florida is among the very sought in the services after PCS. Florida is well known for having tons of items to do, great weather, with no income tax.

Florida has the most shoreline of any one of the 48 continental states, and several military bases are within driving distance of several of the ones that are most effective. As well as the shore, nonetheless, Florida also offers a large number of entertainment choices, including everything from theme parks to museums.

Schools and Education
Florida schools can change a great deal in quality. The complete state does use an A to F grading process, nevertheless, and parents can look up the levels of a school on the state web site for the previous six years. Families must apply with this status, although the state lets families which are zoned to failing schools to pick where to send their kids. High schoolers enrolled in IB or AP classes could have their tests paid for from the state. You can also find several highly rated private and public universities, together with a great scholarship programs built to completely pay the tuition of Florida pupils at Florida universities.

Florida relies on property tax and sales tax and then pay its invoices. There's no state income tax, and several counties offer property tax reductions for disabled veterans.