According to the 2011 Profile of International Homes Buyers in Florida survey prepared for Florida Realtors by the National Association of Realtors’ research division, the top three Florida destinations for International Buyers are:
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Miami Beach 30%
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater 11%
These Buyers primarily come from:
Latin America 26%
Besides English, while walking through any of the shopping centers in Pinecrest you will very likely hear Spanish, Portuguese, Hebrew, French and Chinese. As a matter of fact, in my own Pinecrest real estate office, you will regularly hear these languages spoken!