If you trying to decide where ask for a PSC move to or may be trying to decide a future retirement location, then you should consider Tampa as an option. Numerous articles from leading magazines and websites have included Tampa as one of the Top 10 Cities to live in for the United States.
For military personnel, there are a number of major commands at MacDill AFB that any service member can be assigned to including Central Command and Special Operations Command. The abundance of service members and the increase in local hiring has also made Tampa one of the Top 10 Hottest Housing Markets in the U.S. Home prices are predicted to rise in the Tampa area. Because of the number of military personnel in Tampa if you decide to buy a home and then rent it out, there is a plentiful supply of ready renters. Tampa also offers a wide variety of existing homes and newly made homes for sale.
Communities popular with military families include FishHawk Ranch in Lithia, Brandon, Citrus Park and New Tampa. There is a commuter express bus system that serves the Lithia, Riverview, Apollo Beach, Valrico and Brandon areas. Service members can receive a free monthly bus pass from MacDill AFB.
Tampa has a small but always fun and busy downtown that offers unique dining, theater, parks and NHL hockey.
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