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Live. Work. Play.
Small town charm, big city energy
Strike a perfect balance
Let’s forget about work for a second. Quality of life demands consideration, too. Whether you’re striking out on your own or have a family to think about, Central Florida is a great place to settle down. The housing is affordable, the people are friendly and the weather is enviable (to put it mildy). Perfectly positioned between two major metro areas, Central Florida gives its residents the best of both worlds. In other words, if you want the option to catch a Tampa Bay Buccaneers game or hear your favorite band at the House of Blues but don’t want to sit in traffic every time you leave the house, this is the place for you. Within the county, you’ll find vibrant downtowns, a thriving cultural community and more ways to enjoy the outdoors than you ever thought possible, from biking through the Green Swamp to paddleboarding on one of our 554 lakes. When wanderlust strikes, world-class beaches, theme parks and big city amenities are only an hour’s drive away. 
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A 150-acre interactive theme park in Winter Haven, FL with more than 50 rides, shows and attractions and the all-new water park.

LEGOLAND, Florida is geared towards families with children between the ages of 2 and 12.

Central Florida offers its residents a lifestyle that can't be matched.
The enviable weather and convenient locale are just a few elements that add to the area’s appeal. With no shortage of events, entertainment and outdoor activities, residents enjoy the charm and ease of small town living in addition to close proximity to nearby Tampa and Orlando.
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