It is true that the market has slowed down, but this is just part of the normal real estate cycle. There are still some good buys out there, you just need the assistance of a pro-active realtor to help you find them. It is a great time to buy, home ownership is always better than renting anytime.
Riverview is conveniently located along the I-75 expressway. Riverview is within a 30 minute drive to Palmetto/Ellenton, about 40 minutes to downtown Bradenton, less than an hour's drive to the famous beaches of Siesta Key, Bradenton Beach and Anna Maria Island. It's about an hour's drive to the Sarasota area. Heading north, Riverview is less than 30 minutes to Tampa and about an hour and a half from Orlando. Riverview is also less than an hour from St. Petersburg.
There are always plenty of activities to do that are within a short driving distance to the Gulf of Mexico such as: Fishing, surfing, boating, kayaking, water skiing, diving, golf, swimming, shopping, theatres and of course the Manatee Viewing Center.
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