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Top Reasons to Relocate to Jacksonville, FL this Fall

Florida is known as the Sunshine State. And rightfully so, simply because Florida feels like summer all year round. This is the season when the temperature drops and cooler weather takes over. However, Autumn seems to be the relief people in Florida await.


This is especially attractive to people who are considering relocating to Florida. Not only will they experience better weather. They will also see scenic places, especially in Jacksonville, Florida. Some of them are the Torreya State Park and the Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park, to name a few.

Many people have different perspectives when it comes to real estate purchases. When it is limited to the four seasons in America, some say Spring is when real estate agents have many selling points. The budding flowery landscape and the more attractive curb appeal.

Some say summer is the peak season. This is the time when flippers are actively renovating properties for sale. That kind of competition not only means prettier houses, but it also means better prices.

But then others say the start of Fall is the best season to invest. While in typical two-season Florida, Fall is when it gets cooler. And the landscape becomes more beautiful. This article aims to show you good reasons to move to Jacksonville, Florida, during Autumn.

1. Family Friendly

Regarding family bonding, Jacksonville is a league all its own. Especially when celebrating Fall. This is where outdoor activities are fantastic. This is the season to enjoy some autumn pumpkin spice. Have fun with your kids in the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens. Or bring the whole family to beautiful Hiking Trails.

You can also enjoy good food along the beaches. Dine with your family in The Mini Bar in Jacksonville Beach. Or check out a fantastic food experience in Southern Grounds in Neptune Beach. You can also chill out with friends and enjoy pumpkin-inspired beer. Wicked Barley or Engine 15 serves the best of them.

2. Better Deals

The pre-selling part of buying a property is always the first step. Here you get to meet with Real Estate Agents who are typically less busy during the Fall. You can also get the services of great mortgage companies. Here, you can enjoy the best mortgage rates the place can offer new property buyers.

With the kids going back to school. Add the cooler climate. It is easier to check out properties and attend Open Houses personally—an opportunity to choose between different homes so you can make an offer.

3. Easier and Cheaper Logistics

Fall is also the season when movers are more available. They are the busiest during the summer. And you need to book them in advance during the winter. The extreme heat of the summer and the cold weather also adds cost to your relocation.

Fall is the best season to transfer to your new home. But the comfortable weather balances everything. From packing up to traveling, all the way to moving in.

4. The Best Season to Insulate Your New Home

Home insulation is one of the most important things to do in a new house. It keeps your home cool during the summer and warm during cold weather. It helps indoors maintain a comfortable temperature all year round.

This makes Fall the perfect time to check your new home insulation. You enjoy the reduced cost of heating and cooling your new house, making it more comfortable for the whole family. And proper insulation during the Fall saves you time and money.

5. Good Weather

The Fall is a transition between hot and cold weather. In other states with four seasons, Fall is the most comfortable season as the climate moves from summer to winter. But almost the same in sunny Florida; Fall is the most comfortable season to move in.

Imagine packing your things in the heat of the summer and or moving in during the chilling cool weather. So the moderate climate between hot and cold is always suitable for the family. This is also known as “friendly weather”.

The Fall is already the season nearest to Thanksgiving and Christmas, from pre-selling to logistics and moving in. Finishing the whole process before the holidays is very timely. Enjoy Thanksgiving with your family, and invite guests to visit your new house. And do Christmas traditions with your children.

Timing is everything in the real estate industry, not only for the sellers but also for the buyers. For sellers, it’s all about the timeline to make money. But for buyers, it is all a complete package, as discussed in this blog.

The timing to make the offer, close the deal, and move in is easier said than done. This makes seasons and different climates become an essential factor. This proves that Fall is the best time to buy a property.

Jeremy D. Mena
Alcohol geek. Future teen idol. Web practitioner. Problem solver. Certified bacon guru. Spent 2002-2009 researching plush toys in Miami, FL. Won several awards for exporting tar in Libya. Uniquely-equipped for managing human growth hormone in Libya. Spent a weekend implementing fried chicken on the black market. Spoke at an international conference about working on carnival rides in Miami, FL. Developed several new methods for donating jack-in-the-boxes in Edison, NJ.