Tallahassee, Florida — Florida State University
The Florida state capital, Tallahassee was rated
one of the nation's Top 10 Bargain Retirement Spots by U.S. News &
World Report earlier this year.
the first half of 2011, the home of the Seminoles had 339 foreclosure
sales, a 14 percent increase from the previous six month period and up
11 percent from the first half of 2010. Foreclosure properties in the
area sold for an average sales price of $112,790 — a 35 percent
discount. Foreclosure sales accounted for nearly 29 percent of all home
sales during the period.