Welcome to Southwest Florida

Southwest Florida Corridor

Welcome to Southwest Florida…a Diverse and Rich Cultural Melting Pot!

The Sunshine State is host to a variety of property options that will fit everyone’s budget.  Southwest Florida is comprised of a varied terrain ranging from the sparkling waters and white powder beaches of the Gulf of Mexico, to the interior agricultural and ranching communities that dot the countryside.  This diversity lends itself to lifestyles that will suit nearly every home buyer that is looking to relocate to Florida, part-time or full-time, and home seller who is looking to sell their property.

Southwest Florida is host to a wide variety of recreational facilities and venues.  Florida happens to be ranked as one of the top golf destinations in the United States.  Pristine golf courses dot the countryside of the SWFL Corridor, which offer challenging play for all golf enthusiasts of all levels.  For those of you who are attracted to the sparkling azure waters of the Gulf of Mexico, you’ll find that premier boating, kayaking and fishing activities abound.  Our powder white quartz beaches embrace the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico and are a major attraction for many who come to visit our gulf coast area.  Siesta Key Beach, located in Sarasota has been ranked as one of the top 10 beaches in the world, and is sought after by sun worshipers from all over the world.

Nature and the breathtaking Florida landscapes attract many artists to the area who make this their home.  Southwest Florida’s natural beauty, along with the interior ‘old Florida’ flavor of the countryside, enrich this area with many artistic and cultural events throughout the year.  The artistic nature of our area lends itself to creative, savory cuisine, which is represented from countries from all over the world, and the flavors of just plain ‘down-home’ comfort food…let your taste-buds be your guide.

In addition to a wonderful array of sporting and restaurant venues, Florida features entertainment for visitors and residents that enjoy the thrill of greyhound dog and horse racing, as well as several top-notch casinos in some of our larger metropolitan areas.

The Southwest Florida Corridor is associated with Sarasota, and Charlotte Counties and the surrounding barrier islands.  Sarasota County includes the cities of Sarasota, Venice, North Port and part of Englewood.  Charlotte County includes the cities of Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda and part of Englewood.  CENTURY 21 Almar & Associates has a number of conveniently located office in the SWFL Corridor with a large selection of properties to suit your budget and lifestyle.  If you currently own property and are looking for a real estate agent to represent you for the sale, please contact us for more information.

We have compiled an overview of the variety that the Southwest Florida has to offer.  From wonderful schools to retirement communities and everything in-between, you’ll find it here.  Follow the Charlotte County and Sarasota County links, and discover a few amenities that Florida has to offer.

CHARLOTTE COUNTY DEMOGRAPHICS

SARASOTA COUNTY DEMOGRAPHICS

For more about our beautiful Southwest Florida area click on Sarasota or Charlotte County to download the Visitor’s Guide, each county offering a wealth of information regarding entertainment, attractions and the world of discovery waiting for you.