A Southern Migration

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By: J.P. DuBuque, President & CEO at St. Petersburg Area Economic Development Corporation August 10, 2020 J.P. DuBuque, President & CEO, St. Petersburg Area Economic Development Corporation If you had …

St. Pete Rocks the Headquarters Relocation Business

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Business Observer Florida By: Mark Gordon May 3, 2019 The sun shines bright on St. Petersburg in the race to win headquarters relocations. Says one official: ‘We are just getting …

10 Things You Didn’t Know about doing Business in the ‘Burg

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1. No Longer ‘God’s Waiting Room’ Since 1970, the median age in St. Pete has decreased 3.3 years, while the U.S.’s median age has increased by 9.9 years. St. Pete …

Delocation: The Slow Burn of Cash Forces N.Y. Companies to seek Alternate Locations

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (April 15, 2019)— Money talks — and walks. According to recent data from the US Census Bureau, businesses and residents are exiting New York in droves, as …

Behind the Scenes of the Dynasty Deal with Founder & CEO Shirl Penney

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Shirl Penney, Founder & CEO of Dynasty Financial Partners In February 2019, the New York City-based wealth management and technology provider, Dynasty Financial Partners, announced the relocation of its headquarters from …

For Americans looking for a better life, Florida is No. 1 choice

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Photo courtesy of Tradewinds Island Resort Market Watch By: Jacob Passy December 10, 2018 Looking to get the hell out of Dodge? Then there’s a pretty decent chance you’re headed …

St. Petersburg Ranks No. 39 in U.S. for Affordable Living

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Tampa Bay Times Online By: Hannah Denham August 17, 2018 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — St. Petersburg is beating the national averages on affordable homeownership, according to a SmartAsset study. The financial …

St. Petersburg Ranks Among Top Cities in the U.S. for First-Time Home Buyers

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“Best & Worst Cities for First-Time Home Buyers,” Wallet Hub By: Adam McCann July 16, 2018 Buying a home for the first time is an exciting and important milestone for …