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What Makes Daytona Beach A Great Place To Retire?

Marina Grande Daytona- Best Place to RetireU.S. News & World Report recently released their list of the best places to retire in the country, and Daytona Beach made the seventh position!

Full of new opportunities and experiences, it’s no wonder the area is being recognized. Residents at Marina Grande are lucky enough to call this place home, and while we’re not surprised, we know that many people may be wondering what helps make Daytona so amazing. As it turns out, it’s all sorts of things! Here’s what makes Daytona Beach one of the best places to retire.

The rankings were based on a number of factors including housing affordability, retiree taxes and overall happiness of residents. U.S. News & World Report described Daytona Beach as having “one of Florida’s most well-rounded metro areas,” and we couldn’t agree more. With the amenities offered in the city, you have your selection of some of the most well-known sporting events and cultural attractions. There’s something fun for everyone here. Set your schedule to experience the excitement of the Daytona 500, enjoy the clean air and natural beauty at Tiger Bay State Park, or getting your baile on at the Saturday Night Latin Party at Sazon Latino Restaurant.

Daytona Beach is becoming an even greater place to live, with its “New Daytona” energy offering new ways to explore the area. Recently opened, the Tanger Outlet mall offers all kinds of deals and the new One Daytona entertainment complex has fun for the whole family. And with relatively low traffic, it’s easy to get wherever you’re going.

Daytona is now not only known as a popular vacation spot, but an amazing place to live as well. The area’s affordability is also impressive. Daytona even earned a spot on Coastal Living’s Most Affordable Beach Towns.

Marina Grande especially has homebuyers racing to the water’s edge with condominiums starting from just the $200s, and right on the Halifax River, too! A showcase of coastal modern design and spectacular vistas overlook the Intracoastal Waterway and the world-famous Daytona Beach.

This deal of a lifetime won’t last forever-request a free comparison guide today to see why Marina Grande Daytona is the best bang for your buck in Florida. Amenities such as two waterfront pools, a fitness center, and a private, 28-slip marina with access to the Atlantic make it all worth it. Get in on the Marina Grade magic with our leasing program, which lets you let out your residence in the off-season, and get in on the benefits.

Get the facts! Download our new fact sheet, which includes inside details like sample inventory and pricing. Come visit us to see our new models, as well! Don’t be that could have, would have, should have guy-contact us and get in one of these exclusive residences today!

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Downsize and UPGRADE at Marina Grande on the Halifax

Do you find yourself wanting something different out of life? Could you use more money in your monthly budget? Are you ready to downsize your life and your surroundings, but worry that downsizing might mean downgrading your life?

We have the solution to your downsizing needs. When you move into Marina Grande, you can downsize and UPGRADE your life. Living in a condo will save you a lot of money and free up your precious energy for other things you may not otherwise have time for.

Now that you are retired, you want to enjoy the good life, and you can at Marina Grande! There is no better way to downsize into retirement and enjoy the rest of your life. Here are just some of the benefits.


Save Money

When you downsize and upgrade at Marina Grande, you will save money. Downsizing your home is a great way to free up cash, but the savings do not stop there. A smaller home means lower insurance costs, lower heating and cooling bills, and lower property taxes. You can invest those savings and diversify your portfolio, or you can treat yourself to something nice that you have always wanted. You might even save enough to pay for that bucket list vacation.


Save Time

Whether you are retired or not, nothing is more valuable than your time. Time is the only thing you cannot buy more of, so you need to use it carefully. Downsizing into Marina Grande will free up more of your time, eliminating the hassle of lawn care, pool care, and other maintenance on a home. Cleaning and organizing your new home will also take less time, so you can skip off to a spontaneous vacation, have lunch with your friends or just relax.



A sense of community has never been more important, or harder to find. How many of us do not know our next-door neighbors or associate with the people down the street? When you enjoy condo life at Marina Grande, you can enjoy a sense of community, with an endless schedule of fun events and a communal pool to swim or sit by. There is also a tennis court and a gym to help you stay in shape, so you can meet your new neighbors and spend your time having fun!

The condominium life is a great choice for downsizing or any time for that matter. Maybe you are a recent retiree or just trying to downsize your life and enjoy your surroundings, there are plenty of reasons to move into Marina Grande. If you have been looking for a new lease on life, look no further.


Free yourself from high property taxes, endless heating and cooling bills, and the hassle of maintaining a landscaped yard and big home. When you trade your huge empty nest for the beauty and community of condo life, you can downsize while upgrading. At Marina Grande on the Halifax, life does not get much better than this.