Tampa Bay Sizzles for Startups

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New research confirms the Tampa/St. Petersburg/Clearwater metro area’s reputation as one of the country’s top communities for startups.

“For entrepreneurs looking to start a business, Tampa Bay has it all," says Clever Real Estate, citing employment growth, affordable employees, and flourishing businesses.

The Florida Business Observer writes:

Clever’s findings, published on the Real Estate Witch website, praise Tampa Bay as “checking all the boxes” for entrepreneurs.

“For entrepreneurs looking to start a business,” Clever Real Estate’s Jaime Dunaway-Seale writes, “Tampa Bay has it all: employment growth (5.6%), affordable employees ($52,291) and flourishing businesses (7,695 business applications per 100,000 residents).”

For more, see "Head start: Region ranks among very best for new businesses" in the Florida Business Observer.