Real Estate

Ahhh Florida — a nearly year-round tropical paradise that sings to the hearts of many. While owning a home in the Sunshine State may be the dream, it's not one that's obtainable for everyone, and that makes renting the next best option. If you've been looking to break into living near some sandy shores, you might want to check out these studio apartments for rent in Tampa Bay.

From cute and cozy abodes with patio space to walk-in closets, hardwood floors, and even amenities like rooftop firepits, renter-only dog parks for Fido to frolic in, and in-unit washer and dryers, these apartments have a lot worth considering on your hunt for the perfect place to call home.

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Ahhh, The Sunshine State — the tropical paradise of the U.S. with sandy shores, turquoise springs, Amazon-like jungles, with so many places to go and things to see, it's no surprise that people would want to move here. If you're in the market for a new home, this unique houseboat home for sale in Palmetto, Florida might catch your eye.

According to the listing on Special Finds, it was previously known as "Chapel on the Bay" and served as a wedding chapel, one of only two floating ones in the world.

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Fans of Tim Burton probably still love the classic film Edward Scissorhands, the fantasy romance starring Johnny Depp and Winona Ryder. If you’re a superfan who loves collecting memorabilia from their favorite films, then you may be excited to know that the iconic Edward Scissorhands house that the movie was shot in is up for sale in Florida right now.

Known as The Boggs' House, much of the interior has remained the same since the 1990 film was shot, but the outside has gotten a new paint job. Hardcore fans may even be able to recognize the original kitchen counters and cabinets that appeared in the film.

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Real estate in Florida can get REAL expensive. Ahh, the price one pays for paradise. Finding a way to live in The Sunshine State without breaking the bank might have you turning to fixer-uppers, you don't have to though. A new tiny home village with houses for sale in Tampa Bay will let you have a brand new build with modern finishes but on a smaller scale.

Escape Tampa Bay Village popped up just outside of Tampa in Thonotosassa just this year, back in May.

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Calling all real estate-lovers, there's an enormous mansion in Florida, and it's the house of your dreams. This waterfront castle near Tampa is something straight out of a fairy tale. At just under $13 million, this gorgeous estate is the perfect place to daydream about when you're feeling luxurious.

The house sits at 7021 Manor Beach Road in New Port Richey, Florida, just a 45-minute drive from Tampa. The castle is right on the water for unbeatable sweeping views of Florida's Gulf Coast.

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Downsizing to a tinier, more minimalistic space can work in many chapters of life, whether you’re getting your first place ever or moving on to new things after sharing a big home with roomies. But owning a tiny home doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice style and comfort. This tiny home for sale in Florida was even featured on HGTV, and it’s not only chic and modern but also totally affordable!

You can find this gem in Saint Petersburg where she waits, totally mobile, and ready to go on your next grand adventure together. You’ll be traveling in style with an all-pine interior, wide windows, skylights, and even a vertical garden on the outside wall.

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If you've ever had dreams of living in a decked-out mansion full of your favorite fandom figures, crazy colors, and fully-fledged out gaming stations as a little kid (or even as an adult), you’re not alone. Only a special few have the mega-money necessary to make that dream a reality though. But it’s never too late to make your childhood dreams come true, and you can do just that with this massive 90s style home for sale in Florida — or at least wow and wish when admiring this mansion.

Found off of Treasure Island on another aptly named sliver of land called Paradise Island, this home certainly is a gem.

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It's no secret that the cost of living in the Sunshine State can run you a pretty penny — especially real estate. Traditional homes on prime pieces of land can be particularly bank-breaking, making owning a home in this tropical paradise seemingly unreachable. Luckily, this St. Pete company is offering us a hot, new living solution by building super cheap tiny houses in Florida.

If Lucy was in the sky with diamonds, millennials are in the sky with debt. And with Florida’s median house prices hovering around $229,000, twenty-somethings from the Sunshine State may be wondering if homeownership is even in the cards for them.

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Nothing is as soothing as the gentle rocking of the waves, the call of free-spirited gulls, the ocean breeze on your face. What if this could be your reality every morning when you woke up? Tiny living can take you just about anywhere, and now, you can even set sail on an ocean adventure with this floating cottage-boat tiny home for sale in Florida!

Currently located onshore in northeast Florida, the “Fiddler’s Green” is a renovated Kings-Craft “Home Cruiser 44” aluminum houseboat.

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