Local Information and Condos in Mexico Beach FL
Mexico Beach was founded in the 1950’s and remains a friendly town where families have been making beach side memories for generations. Peacefully secluded just 22 miles east of Panama City, the small town’s 1,000 full time residents and visitors alike can find “big-city” amenities conveniently nearby. Florida usually brings to mind images of flamingos, long stretches of beach lazing toward the horizon, and endless sunny days ideal for vacations. Many people, however, choose to make beachfront Florida cities and towns their permanent homes. Mexico Beach is one such place. Listed as having about 1,170 full-time residents, this community has as much to offer those living here year-round as it does visitors. If you are interested in townhouses in Mexico Beach FL, 98 Real Estate Group has extensive listings, as it is the largest real estate brokerage in Mexico Beach.
The unemployment rate in Mexico Beach is only 2%, which is lower than the American average by 66%. There are a variety of employers in this community, and Panama City is only 25 miles away. Tyndall Air Force Base is also nearby. People are interested in condos in Mexico Beach FL, and townhouses for sale in Mexico Beach FL, as investment properties as well as for year-round homes because of this city’s comfortable, relaxed, small-town vibe and its location close to larger urban centers with employers and amenities.
Mexico Beach has access to a good educational system for families with school-age children. This city is in Bay County, but children here attend schools in Gulf County. The 87% high school graduation rate is higher than the rest of Florida and the United States average. Many families are interested in townhouses for sale in Mexico Beach FL as well as condos in Mexico Beach FL.
Local Information and Condos in Mexico Beach FL
Real estate here is equally split between primary homes and investment properties, and townhouses in Mexico Beach FL and condos for sale in Mexico Beach FL are popular with singles, families, and couples looking to live here as well as those looking for quality structures to buy as rentals.
98 Real Estate Group has an award-winning group of Realtors who know the area and its local building codes and required construction processes. When you come to us, you stay with the same knowledgeable Realtor through the entire process. We specialize in friendly, customer-oriented service. If you are a developer or property investor looking for condos for sale in Mexico Beach FL, we can give you sound advice on construction, development, and investment based on experience.
Scenic Drive along Beautiful Beaches
As you drive along scenic Highway 98, there are no high rises, nothing to block your view of sea oats and white sand. You may stop for a family of beachgoers crossing the road, but no traffic lights. Mexico Beach has amazing white sandy beaches and even better sunsets.
Mexico Beach Restaurants
There is a nice selection of locally owned restaurants that offer a great selection of local flavors. Toucan’s Restaurant and Tiki Bar on the beach draws the biggest crowds while many also enjoy Mango Marley’s, Killer Seafood, The Fish House, and other local favorites.
Mexico Beach Shopping & Nightlife
If you’re looking to do a little shopping, you’ll also find an eclectic selection of clothing and gift shops. Don’t expect to find a wild and crazy nightlife scene like Panama City Beach, but you can find some good live music and places to enjoy a good cold drink.
Mexico Beach Fishing & Beach Fun
Fishing and relaxing on the beach are kings around Mexico Beach. The city provides a popular 823′ pier and a brand new public boat launching facility, both free of charge. There are a number of charter boats that make your fishing dreams a reality. Some of the most abundant fish species include red snapper, grouper, king mackerel, wahoo, cobia, mahi mahi, trigger fish and more.
Mexico Beach Festivals & Events
Numerous festivals are held throughout the year with the Independence Day, Best Blast on the Beach Fireworks show as one of the most anticipated. Other popular events include the Art and Wine Festival and the Gumbo Cookoff. The City has a great welcome center full of information located off of Canal Parkway.
Mexico Beach Vacation Accommodations
This little town boasts a variety of single family homes, condos (4-story maximum height limit), townhouses and a couple of locally owned beachfront motels. If you’re looking to rent a home, check out Serenity Beach Rentals, Harmon Vacation Rentals, Pristine Properties and Forgotten Coast Property Management. The two most popular motels are the El Governor and the Driftwood Inn. More lodging can be found on The Mexico Beach CDC website.
Find Your Next Home or Investment Property
Mexico Beach FL, is a great place to live as well as visit. If you are interested in townhomes or condos either for investment or as a primary residence, turn to 98 Real Estate Group. We can answer your questions about any of our listings and guide your real estate search. Contact us today via an online form or by telephone at 850-648-2200.