Florida, where Ponce de Leon discovered his fountain of youth became the 27th state on March 3, 1845. The capitol was established in Tallahassee, home of Florida State University.

The Florida state bird is the Mockingbird, the tree is the Sabal Palm and the flower is the Orange Blossom. The population of Florida grew to nearly 19 million in 2010 up nearly 2.9M since 2000 with the allure of the Sunshine State with no state income taxes and warm climates. This growth has give the state two more US Representatives, the second most of any state, for a total of 27.

Serving Florida renters are nearly 1.2 million apartments and other multifamily rental units.

Schools in Florida

 Ave Maria University
 Barry University
 Beacon College
 Bethune-Cookman College
 Brevard Community College
 Brevard Junior College
 Broward College
 Carlos Albizu University Miami Campus
 Chipola College
 Clearwater Christian College
 College of Central Florida
 Daytona State College
 DeVry University Miramar
 DeVry University Orlando
 Eckerd College
 Edison State College
 Edward Waters College
 Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
 Everglades University
 Flagler College
 Florida A&M
 Florida Atlantic University
 Florida Atlantic University Commercial Blvd
 Florida Atlantic University Dania Beach
 Florida Atlantic University Davie
 Florida Atlantic University Ft Lauderdale
 Florida Christian College
 Florida College
 Florida Gateway College
 Florida Gulf Coast University
 Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences
 Florida Institute of Technology
 Florida International University
 Florida Keys Community College
 Florida Memorial College
 Florida Memorial University
 Florida Metropolitan University Bradenton
 Florida Metropolitan University Clearwater
 Florida Metropolitan University Fort Lauderdale
 Florida Metropolitan University Jacksonville
 Florida Metropolitan University Melborne
 Florida Metropolitan University North Orlando
 Florida Metropolitan University South Orlando
 Florida Metropolitan University Tampa
 Florida National College
 Florida Southern College
 Florida State College at Jacksonville
 Florida State University
 Full Sail University
 Gulf Coast Community College
 Hillsborough Community College
 Hobe Sound Bible College
 Hodges University
 Indian River State College
 Jacksonville University
 Johnson and Wales University Miami
 Keiser University
 Lake-Sumter Community College
 Lynn University
 Miami Christian University
 Miami Dade College
 Miami International University of Art and Design
 Miami-Dade Community College
 National-Louis University Orlando
 National-Louis University Tampa
 New College of Florida
 North Florida Community College
 Northwest Florida State College
 Northwood University Florida
 Nova Southeastern University
 Palm Beach Atlantic University
 Palm Beach Community College
 Palm Beach State College
 Pasco-Hernando Community College
 Pensacola Christian College
 Pensacola State College
 Polk State College
 Ringling College of Art and Design
 Rollins College
 Saint John Vianney College Seminary
 Saint Johns River State College
 Saint Leo University
 Saint Petersburg College
 Saint Thomas University
 Saint Vincent de Paul Regional Seminary
 Santa Fe College
 Seminole State College of Florida
 South Florida Bible College and Theological Seminary
 South Florida Community College
 Southeastern College
 Southeastern University
 State College of Florida Manatee-Sarasota
 Stetson University
 Tallahassee Community College
 The Baptist College of Florida
 The University of West Florida
 Trinity Baptist College
 Trinity College of Florida
 Trinity International University South Florida Campus
 Troy State University Florida Region
 University of Central Florida
 University of Florida
 University of Miami
 University of North Florida
 University of Sarasota
 University of South Florida
 University of South Florida at Saint Petersburg
 University of South Florida Lakeland
 University of South Florida Sarasota
 University of South Florida Tampa
 University of Tampa
 University of West Florida
 Valencia Community College
 Warner Southern College
 Webber College

College Rentals in Florida

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The history of Florida dates back thousands of years, with evidence of human habitation in the region going back over 12,000 years. The state was originally inhabited by indigenous peoples, including the Timucua, Apalachee, and Calusa, among others.

In the 16th century, Spanish explorers arrived in Florida and established settlements, including St. Augustine, which is now the oldest continuously occupied European settlement in the United States. The Spanish ruled Florida for over 200 years, until it became a territory of the United States in 1821 as part of the Adams-Onís Treaty.

Florida was admitted as the 27th state of the United States in 1845. During the Civil War, Florida was a Confederate state, and its port cities played a crucial role in the Confederate States' efforts to supply their troops and transport goods.

In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Florida experienced significant growth as a result of the expansion of the railroad system and the development of tourism. This growth continued through the 20th century, with Florida becoming one of the fastest-growing states in the country. Today, Florida is a major center of commerce, tourism, and culture, with a diverse population, thriving economy, and rich history.

The motto of Florida is "In God We Trust." This motto was adopted as the official state motto of Florida in 2006.

The state bird of Florida is the Northern Mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos). The Northern Mockingbird was designated as the state bird of Florida in 1927. It is known for its beautiful and complex song, which can include imitations of other bird species, as well as dogs, cats, and even car horns. The Northern Mockingbird is a common resident of Florida and can be found in a variety of habitats, including urban areas, forests, and wetlands.

The rental housing market in Florida is diverse and dynamic, with a range of options available to renters, from single-family homes to apartment communities and everything in between. Here are some key factors that help to describe the rental housing market in Florida:

  1. High Demand: Florida is a popular destination for both residents and tourists, which has led to a high demand for rental housing. As a result, many areas in the state have seen increased competition for rental properties, with landlords often having multiple applicants for a single unit.

  2. Affordability: Although the cost of living in Florida is generally lower than in many other parts of the country, the cost of rental housing varies widely depending on the location and type of property. In some areas, particularly in major cities like Miami and Orlando, the cost of rental housing can be high, while in other areas, it may be more affordable.

  3. Seasonal Fluctuations: Florida's strong tourism industry means that the rental housing market can be affected by seasonal fluctuations. During the peak tourist season, rental prices may increase, while during the off-season, rental prices may decrease.

  4. Growing Populations: Many areas of Florida have seen significant population growth in recent years, particularly in cities like Miami, Orlando, and Tampa, which has put additional pressure on the rental housing market.

  5. A Mix of Properties: The rental housing market in Florida includes a mix of properties, from older, more established communities to new, upscale apartment complexes. Renters can choose from a range of options, including single-family homes, townhouses, apartments, and condominiums.

Overall, the rental housing market in Florida is dynamic and constantly evolving, with a range of options available to renters. With its diverse range of properties and growing population, Florida is a great place to find a rental home.