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Tampa, Florida has one of the most robust rental home markets in the state. Searching for rental houses, condos, or townhouses will lead many times to brand new rental homes that have never been lived in. This is very good news for someone searching for a home to rent in the Tampa Area. Within your search for Tampa rental houses you may find specific areas of town like The University of South Florida (USF) area, South Tampa or New Tampa rental homes. All are part of the Tampa area, the 3rd largest city in Florida. Larger cities in close proximity to Tampa include Brandon, Town n Country, Egypt Lake, Lake Magdalene, Plant City, Bloomingdale and Temple Terrace.
If you are moving to Tampa or relocating from out of state, this following information can act as a guide in your search for a rental home. Tampa at one point in time was known for its production of cigars. Today, the cigar industry has declined and been replaced with major industries like banking, health care, agriculture, information technology and shipping. Supporting these industries are large corporations like Raymond James Financial Inc. (headquartered in Tampa), St. Joseph's Hospital Inc., Morton Plant Mease Health Care, Publix Super Markets, Verizon Communications Inc., Tech Data Corporation (located in Clearwater) and The Port of Tampa. Check out the latest jobs in Tampa, Florida. While the construction industry is still somewhat viable in Tampa, it has declined many due to the slump in the real estate market.
Although the price of gas has soared lately, the price of a gallon of milk has risen only moderately in the last several years. You can find 1% as low as $2.50 to $3.00, but typically it is priced around $3.90. For the price of a gallon of gas, check out the latest Tampa Gas Prices. The sales tax in Tampa, set by the State of Florida and Hillsborough County, is currently 7%. There is no state income tax. The energy provider in Tampa is Tampa Electric (TECO). Their prices fluctuate slightly, but usually are about .10 cents per kilowatt-hour. Expect to spend about $180 to $200 per month in a 2000 square foot home for electricity (depending on several factors of course). It will likely be hire in the summer time when temperatures reach the mid and high 90s.
The University of South Florida is the largest college in the Tampa Bay metropolitan area with campuses in Tampa and St. Petersburg. College students looking for a rental house, condo or townhome can find a huge selection here on rentworx.com. Other educational institutions that offer high quality education and degree programs are The University of Tampa, Florida College, and ITT Technical Institute.
As you can see, rentworx.com, consistently features up to 200 available rental properties in just the Tampa city limits. Expanding your search to the entire Tampa-Saint Petersburg-Clearwater metro region will yield close to 300 available listing. We offer our site free to try out. Property managers can post all of their available rental listing free. Post your rental home in Tampa or anywhere in the Bay area. Start filling those vacancies now.
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