United States Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Comparing a move to Florida, Myrtle Beach,SC area or Virginia

Jump to last reply

We are considering moving to Florida, Myrtle Beach, SC or Norfolk, Virginia with our school age children. We have thought about Tampa and surrounding areas, as well as Ft.Meyers. Still looking for employment, but would like for advice on areas to look. We want good schools- elementary to college levels, would like a lower cost of living, but low crime.Need a 5 bedroom house, but can't pay $400,000. No more than 1 hour from beach. Would like to not have to pay crazy property taxes or insurance( while we are aware they will be more than other places in states!). Worried about sinkhole areas a bit also. Please, any and all advice is welcomed. This will hopefully be our last move. Retired army pilot, and have moved too much! If their are any other suggestions for places to move, please post! We want to be by water, low cost of living, great schools, good employment options for hubbie, ......you know, the dream!! But cheap!

17 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

View all United States activity »
  1. 1 Chicago Questions
  2. 2 NYC becoming a battleground for Air BnB apartment rentals
  3. 3 USA trip
  4. 4 Chicago for one night with my teen daughter
  5. 5 Breckenridge in October
  6. 6 NBA tickets??
  7. 7 How to dress in Vegas
  8. 8 Orlando for Work
  9. 9 New York accommodation - apartment for family needed (winter)
  10. 10 Trip Report I am "The Prince of Tides"
  11. 11 Packer game hotel on the bus line.
  12. 12 sleepy hollow NY......what to do????
  13. 13 charlotte
  14. 14 New York - Quebec itinierary
  15. 15 Ideas for short driving tour around Washington DC, please
  16. 16 New Orleans in November - too cool?
  17. 17 Need good hotel for couple with teen daughter for 2 nights: shopping, plays, not over $600. Which???
  18. 18 Trip Report Antelope Canyon, Best Friends, Bryce, Zion trip report
  19. 19 camaro hire in waikiki
  20. 20 DiBruno Brothers - what should I buy?
  21. 21 Need suggestions: 6-day Thanksgiving trip Seattle,Portland,Vancouver(maybe)
  22. 22 Las vegas-Zion-Bryce-Antelope
  23. 23 Broadway Fall and Winter 2014/15
  24. 24 Trip Report Trip Report: An Intoxicating Birthday Day-Trip in Napa
  25. 25 Ski Season Underway in Colorado
View next 25 » Back to the top