5 Reasons Why Miami is the Perfect Place to Live
By Stephen Adams
Florida is , according to the United States Census Bureau. 2 million of the Florida population call Miami home, and for good reason.
Miami Beach is considered the 6th most livable city, according to Livability. This vibrant and growing city has an incredible culture, great
weather year-round, a spectacular food scene, and as much shopping as you can handle. While the entertainment is top notch, Miami also stands
out as an excellent place to live due to many high quality schools, a wide array of industries calling Miami their home,
and , as Livability explains.
South Beach is your go-to Miami area for the high end nightclub experience that you've only dreamed of. Standout clubs such as
Haven and Baoli bring in a variety of events, and include every amenity you could hope for when you're hopping from club to club and hitting
lounges in between. You'll venture out for world class culinary delights, hear amazing DJs, and rub elbows with the many celebrities that make
their way through Miami.
According to City Data, . This is perfect weather for those convertibles you'll be test driving while browsing for
in those dealer lots. The mild weather and lack of
snow means you don't have to worry about overtaxing an older vehicle or swapping between all-weather tires and snow tires. The beaches are great
all year round, although you get less tourists occupying the sand when you wait for the off season to go to the beach.
The Foodie Scene
Miami's food scene continues to grow and gain recognition in the foodie world. There's cuisine for every preference here, with
more than enough restaurants and food trucks for you to be eating at a new place every day for a year. Some particularly great places to keep
an eye out for include Latin House Grill, which started out as a food truck but established itself as a restaurant due to its popularity, Om Nom
Nom cookies, which is a bakery dedicated to serving gluten-free and vegan selections, and Mandolin Aegean Bistro, which services the locavores by
featuring items with a focus on fresh and local. They even have their own garden onsite.
The beaches are the obvious main attraction to Miami, but this is not a one-note city. The Zoological WIldlife Foundation is an
exotic animal rescue that provides tours to their guests, in order to teach about conservation and to help support their animal rescue efforts.
The American Airlines Arena sees plenty of sports events, although the biggest are Miami Heat games. When you want shopping in one of the most
creative neighborhoods in the city, Miami's Design District calls your name.
Miami isn't only for fun and games. It's an excellent area for raising a family too, with grade schools and high schools that
are even .
South Miami is an area with a particularly large selection of good public and private schools, so you have plenty of options when it comes to
settling down in a place with your family.
Stephen Adams Stephen is a real estate agent and father of two who is starting a part-time home staging business on the side.