Tampa is a PLUM SELECT 80 market due to its business-friendly environment, GDP growth, and strong performance across all commercial property types. The multifamily sector has seen a meteoric rise due to the influx of residents since the onset of the COVID pandemic. The industrial sector continues to benefit from expansions to Port Tampa Bay (the largest seaport in the state). Tampa is also home to top-rated educational institutions such as the University of South Florida (USF) and the University of Tampa.
Tampa ranks as one of the best places to live in the U.S., according to U.S. News & World Report.