8 reasons why you should buy a house in Boca Raton, Florida

Dated: October 29 2020

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When it’s time to buy a new house, choosing which city to live is just as important as the house itself. Is it a safe region? Are there good schools? What types of entertainment are available?

If you’re looking for a place in south Florida, Boca Raton could be the place for you! Here are 8 reasons why you should buy a house in Boca!

     1. Safe community

The city of Boca Raton has its own police force and is also covered by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. These are two top notch police forces in south Florida. The crime rate in Boca is 38% lower than that of the rest of Florida. You can study, work, hang out without being worried about criminal activities.

      2. Top schools in Florida

If you have kids or plan on having in the future, it is important to provide them with quality education. Fortunately, Boca has one of the finest educations in the state. It is home to one of the most popular universities, Florida Atlantic University (FAU). The public schools in the region are also good, ranking in 4th place in the “Top Ranked Cities with Best Public Schools”. 

      3. Beautiful beaches and weather

Florida weather can be both wonderful and crazy at the same time. With beautiful sunny days and blue skies to torrential rainstorms that come and go anytime of the day. Boca is located near the ocean, with places like the South Beach Park, a 24.5-acre area where visitors can go swimming, surfing or just sunbathing, or even Red Reef Park, with a beautiful view of the sea and trails in the woods.

Sunny days in Florida

       4. Diverse wildlife

Florida is filled with diverse wildlife, ranging from alligators, lizards, birds, sea creatures and more! Whether you live in a house or apartment, you’re guaranteed to come across some of these beautiful creatures occasionally. A place to visit with your family is the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center, a conservation center for wild sea animals such as turtles, fish and other sea life. You can also walk in trails through adjacent woods and observe butterflies in their garden! A must-see place for animal lovers!

Egret bird

       5. Night life

While Boca Raton may not be known specifically for its night life, it is closely adjacent to other local municipalities with a thriving night life atmosphere. There are options in Boca if you don’t want to go far though. Bars and restaurants have varied options of food and drinks, and there’s also the Town Center Mall with over 200 shops in the city, where you’re sure to find something interesting.

       6. Good option for retired people

Considering how safe Boca is, another interesting aspect that might attract retired or people with disability is how close it can be to get quality medical care. There are many health centers located in the city, holding one of the most reputable Cancer Treatment Center of America.

       7. Outdoor activities

The city of Boca has a variety of different outdoor activities for people all age. You can relax and enjoy the day at Mizner Park, with a variety of restaurants really close and even an Amphitheatre for spectacles. Another good option if you want to practice sports or enjoy the day with your children is the James A. Rutherford Park, with a soccer field, baseball court and outdoor activities available for exercise and a playground for the kids.

        8. Real Estate

Boca offers a huge variety of houses, apartments, hotels to live or stay at. Depending on your budget you could afford houses in luxury condos with golf courses and wide spaces, or smaller, but comfortable apartments in building complexes surrounding the city. Once you start exploring the city you are sure to find an interesting place to live in!

If you think the city of Boca might be right for you, make sure to call the offices of Agent Plus Realty and schedule an appointment to talk with one of our trained agents with years of experience in the market and the desire to help you find the right home!


  1. Boca Raton Rankings, 2020 - https://www.niche.com/places-to-live/boca-raton-palmbeach-fl/rankings/
  2. Pros & Cons of living in Boca Raton, Florida - https://www.chancerealtyllc.com/2019/02/12/pros-cons-of-living-in-boca-raton-florida/
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