If you are considering a move to the Tallahassee area, you’ve come to the right place. Most people are aware that Tallahassee is the state capital and home to Florida State University (Go Noles!)
But those are not the only reasons to love living here.
Whenever an out-of-town home buyer asks me to describe Tallahassee, I always say that it’s the “biggest small town you’ll ever know.”
Tallahassee is the 125th largest city in the U.S. It’s non-student population is close to 200,000 and you can drive almost anywhere in less than 20 minutes.
Tallahassee is known for its many city parks and majestic tree-lined canopy roads. If you’re the type of person that enjoys the outdoors, there are plenty of hiking, biking, kayaking and fishing opportunities nearby.
Geographically, the city is divided into quadrants (NE/NW/SE/SW). Click here to explore the most prominent neighborhoods in every area of Tallahassee and to get a great feel for the types of homes currently for sale.
Tallahassee is a great place to settle down and raise a family.
If you have school-aged children, there is a wide array of public and private schools to choose from. Go here to find the most up to date grades for Leon County Schools.
You can also search homes for sale by school zone.
You’ll be absolutely amazed by the natural beauty of the Tallahassee landscape. Most think of Florida as a flat area with very little elevation. Let me tell you, Tallahassee does not abide by that rule!
It’s full of slightly rolling hills where changes in elevation are quite obvious. If you enjoy running for exercise, you’re sure to feel the difference (check out the Tallahassee Marathon if you REALLY like to run).
If you’re considering a move to Tallahassee, check out this list of things you can find and do in our beautiful city.
As you can see, there is no shortage of “stuff” to do in Tallahassee.
Joe Manausa Real Estate is happy to show you around town if you aren’t familiar with the city. If you’ve got a trip to Tallahassee planned or are thinking about potentially making the “big move” please do not hesitate to contact our office.
Our highly-trained teams of agents specialize in working with home buyers that are relocating to the area and will guide you in right direction when it comes to your Tallahassee home purchase.
Joe Manausa, MBA is a 26 year veteran of real estate brokerage in Tallahassee, Florida and has owned and managed his own company since 1992. He is a daily blogger with content that focuses on real estate analytics and providing his clients with a tactical advantage in today’s challenging market.
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