Marathon Real Estate

    Marathon, Florida is a family oriented community set in a natural environment. The city is committed to protecting the terrain and keeping it in its natural state. They are also dedicated to expanding the success of the local economy and improving the quality of life for the residents and visitors. The latest population figures are close to 8,500 residents, as of 2010. The Islands of Marathon include Knight Key, Vaca Key, Boot Key, East and West Sister’s Island, Fat Deer Key, Ling Pine Key and Grassy Key to name a few. The area is steeped in rich Florida history which gives the community its worldly charm and sophistication. Marathon real estate is highly desirable for those looking to relocate.

    The area offers a number of tax advantages and lowest tax rates for those interested in making the area their permanent residence. They are a small community with all the latest modern conveniences. Marathon real estate is affordable for those looking to purchase a home, condo, townhome, waterfront property or the perfect vacation home. The average age of properties in Marathon, Florida is 32 years with an 8.09 percent home appreciation rate in the Spring 2012.

    Little Venice, Atlantic Shores, Sombrero Isle, Tingler Island, Crane Hammock and Dodge Sub are a few of the upscale communities located in Marathon, Florida. You are sure to find a condo, townhome, single family residence or vacation home property of your choosing. There are a number of Gulf front properties with ocean views for those looking for prime Marathon real estate.

    The educational system is top rated in Marathon with a number of high quality teachers and administrators at the helm. They have six preschools, two elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. They also have several private schools in the area. Some of the colleges and universities nearest to Marathon, Florida include Florida International University, Miami Dade College and Barry University.

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