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Old 02-01-2018, 07:04 AM
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From Fort Myers up to Tampa is a great place to live. Boating wise, the gulf is awesome. I wish I had a chance to move there, I would jump on it. We go to Ft. Myers/Beach every year for vacation.
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Old 02-01-2018, 08:16 AM
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I have lived in Cape Coral/ Fort Myers now for 12 years. So far very happy with that decision. If you have any questions let me know.

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Old 02-01-2018, 08:24 AM
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You can be sure to find Don on any given Fri, Sat or Sun at the Boathouse.
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Old 02-01-2018, 09:48 AM
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Originally Posted by SkaterMike82 View Post
You can be sure to find Don on any given Fri, Sat or Sun at the Boathouse.
Hi Mike! Not on Sundays.... I have to work around the house that day!
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It`s hot/humid as balls, all salt water boating, old people everywhere and most years you get a nice hurricane and your boats ends up in the parking lot of a Wallmart. Otherwise it`s nice .
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Old 02-01-2018, 10:39 AM
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My wife and I bought a small second home in Punta Gorda Isles a few years ago - we really like the area. Yes it gets hot, but I absolutely hate the cold. And Im getting old anyway.
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We stayed there and tested boats with Powerboat Mag a few years back. What an AWESOME place! Clean, mellow, not over crowded, nicely laid out. I just got the impression that it was a little better thought out and newer than the east coast. Lots of retiree's which some complain about but retirees don't bring crime. I'd love to live there.
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I wouldn't hesitate. I spend time in Naples and that whole region is really beautiful, safe and the growth is really strong. Some of the beaches are amazing and the boating is excellent.
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Old 02-01-2018, 09:22 PM
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Originally Posted by Maritime_Eng View Post
I have lived in Cape Coral/ Fort Myers now for 12 years. So far very happy with that decision. If you have any questions let me know.

Don

I just might take you up on that. Thank you.
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Old 02-01-2018, 09:45 PM
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Ask Don for sure. Winters aren't bad over there but the Summers run hotter than the east coast and more humid. Good ICW boating all the way to Tampa Bay.
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