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What You Need to Know About…
Cape Coral is a vibrant and friendly city, located on Florida’s south/central Gulf coast in Lee County. It is 20 minutes north of Fort Myers Beach and 20 minutes southwest of Fort Myers. First incorporated as a city in 1957, Cape Coral is a principal city in the Cape Coral-Fort Myers metropolitan area (MSA). Cape Coral has an area of 120 square miles, making it the largest city between Miami and Tampa. It is also ranked the third largest city in physical area, behind Tampa and Jacksonville.
Cape Coral was built by two real estate developers, Jack and Leonard Rosen who thought that its location on the Gulf Coast would be attractive to home buyers. The city is built over 400 miles of canals. It lies between the Caloosahatchee River, part of the intra-coastal waterway and the Gulf of Mexico. It is conveniently positioned near several major highways including Interstate 75 as well as Florida 884, 739 and 80.
As of 2014, Cape Coral (more city information) had a population of 175, 229. Since 2000, Cape Coral had a population growth of 133.67 percent. When compared to the rest of the country, Cape Coral’s cost of living is 2.10 percent higher than the U.S. average. The rate of unemployment is 4.50 percent (U.S. average is 5.20 percent).
About Rebecca Silva
Rebecca Silva has always had a passion for being of service to others. She has a BA Degree in Hospitality Management from Florida International University and a MA Degree in International Business from Nova Southeastern University and is a Licensed Realtor in the state of Florida.
She continues to widen her real estate horizons by networking with colleagues in all areas of the real estate industry. Her motivation is making dreams a reality. Her tenacity to listen, think out of the box and follow through has led her to close on multiple single home closings, commercial leases, new construction, tenant placement and her own lot and house listings. If you are looking to sell, buy, lease or relocate to Southwest Florida Rebecca is your go to realtor. She loves entertaining and showing her guests the neighboring beaches. Seeing Southwest Florida continuously grow and being a part of it is truly a dream come true for her and her family!
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