Ideal Location for Snowbirds and Retirees
Located on the Gulf Coast (aka Sun Coast), Bradenton, Florida was established in the 1500s by Spanish explorers.
Home to 18 miles of white sugar sand beaches, including Holmes Beach and Bradenton Beach, as well as historic Anna Maria Island, the area has long been a magnet for Snowbirds and Retirees.
Palma Sola Bay, famous for its fishing and recreational water sports, holds a special place in maritime folklore.
The story begins in the 1920s, when a lone pine tree marked the entrance to this hidden and naturally protected safe harbor.
Sailors, smugglers and other questionable characters sought refuge in Palm Sola Bay from mother nature’s storms, the law and other pirates.
Today the Bay is surrounded by beautiful homes and natural preserves.
The area boasts first rate medical facilities, excellent shopping and restaurants, many superb golf courses, and is home to many growing businesses, large and small.
Bradenton, FL is also home to world famous IMG Sports Academy and the Gatorade Sports Science Institute.
The Bradenton-Sarasota market area, welcomes 4 million visitors annually, is conveniently located 50 miles south of Tampa, for fans of the NLF, MLB and NHL, the Sarasota-Bradenton Airport (SRQ), offers convenient non-stop flights to many Mid-West, North-East and Canadian cities.