Reasons to Build a Custom Home in Fort Myers

Ready to live in paradise? You can! It’s called Fort Myers. Fort Myers is a city in southwest Florida, and it is an ideal location for you to build a new, custom home. Whether it’s for the weather, beaches, food, shopping, or events, more and more people are relocating to southwest Florida and starting a new life in new homes. Why just vacation in Florida when you can live there year-round?

As a custom home builder, our team at Luxury Home Solutions builds homes for people in Fort Myers and other cities in southwest Florida. We are eager to sit down with you and hear about all your plans for your dream home. If you think it, we can make it happen. For this article, we wanted to share with you some reasons why you should consider making the move to Fort Myers to build your new home:

  • Fort Myers is an hour of 2 of the top 3 beaches in Florida, according to U.S. News & World Report; these beaches are in Naples and Sanibel Island.
  • Fort Myers is home and closer to its own wonderful beaches including Fort Myers Beach, Lover’s Key and Bonita Beach.
  • Fort Myers is about 30 minutes from Naples and a couple hours from Orlando and Tampa and a few hours from Miami.
  • The cost of living in Fort Myers is 5 percent below the national average.
  • Florida has no state income tax.
  • Fort Myers is home to the Boston Red Sox and Minnesota Twins spring training facilities.
  • The population has grown at twice the rate of the national average since 2000.
  • There’s lots of great shopping in an around this city including Edison Mall, Miromar Outlets, and Coconut Point.
  • There’s lots of trails and parks in the city to enjoy.
  • The city is beginning to attract many young professionals.
  • The average summer temperature is 82 degrees and average winter temperature is 67 degrees.
  • You won’t have to shovel snow again.
  • You’ll always be near the ocean/water.
  • You have access to fresh-caught seafood year-round.
  • Fort Myers has a vibrant night life.
  • Fort Myers is home to the winter estates of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford.

Looking to build? Make Fort Myers your new home! As you can see, there’s many reasons so fall in love with the city of Fort Myers. As a custom builder in the area for more than 30 years, we’d love to work with you to create your new home. We build custom luxury homes, outdoor living spaces, and offers home renovations in Fort Myers, and other cities in Southwest Florida.  To view some of our work, visit our Fort Myers Custom Home page. Call us at 239-728-2143 or click our Fort Myers custom home builder contact page to get started today on your luxury dream home.