St. Augustine Relocation Resources

There is a fairy-tale fascination to this place....

Miles and miles of unspoiled beaches.  A place where time travel exists.  Laidback in luxury.

 Escape to St. Augustine!!

St. Augustine is not only the oldest city in the nation; it is the most charismatic.  A coveted desination for hundreds of years, it now entices modern-day explorers to discover its picturesque, well-charted territory and timeless treasures.  With big city amenities and small-town charm, it enthralls history buffs, romantics, art-lovers, and epicureans alike.Relocating to Saint Augustine Florida

Each time I stroll the narrow, brick-lined streets of this city I am reminded, at every turn, of its significance in the history of the country.... and the world.  But unlike ancient remnants of civilizations past, studied and static in textbooks, this unique microcosm is dynamic.  Along with indelible marks of conquistadors and pirates, philanthropic magnates and architectural marvels, here, fresh love blooms, cuisine is re-invented, creative juices flow, and new memories are made.  Daily.





St Augustine and St Johns County have some of the best schools in Florida! We rank 2nd in the state with regard to the percent of operation dollars spent in the area of instruction. St Augustine has received a grade "A" six years in a row, one of only 10 in the state.

St Augustine and St Johns County boasts a wonderful public and parochial schools system, a tri-county technical school, a community college, four-year liberal arts colleges, a heal sciences university and a state school for the deaf and blind.

Here are links to continue your research into the local schools.

Here is further information about higher education in St Johns County


Tips for Finding the Perfect Neighborhood


1. Make a list of all of the amenities that are close by in the neighborhood you are considering as your new residence.  Keep in mind what distances and routes to each of these places are acceptable and what are not.

2.  Determine what the best features of the neighborhoods are.  This is especially helpful if you are deciding between a few different neighborhoods.

Are there parks nearby?
Is it scenic and visually appealing?
Are there quiet areas, streets, culs de sac?
Are the people friendly in the neighborhood?
Is the neighborhood clean?  Yards, streets, parks?
Are there nice trees and foliage?
Do the lots have large or small yards?
Are there walkways and are they easily accessible?
Is it a safe neighborhood?
What are the market values of the homes in the area?
Are there many houses for sale?
How long ago was the community developed?
What is the average age of the people in the area?
Are there families with small children in the area?
What is the proximity to schools?
Are there community events or organizations?

3.  Walk around in the neighborhood.  The best way to determine the cleanliness and friendliness of the neighborhood is to walk around in it and meet its residents.