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View Poll Results: Best safe place in FL with cool beaches, low rentals and most entry-level jobs around
West Palm Beach / good parts 2 11.76%
Tampa bay beach communities / Indian Rocks, Treasure Island etc 11 64.71%
Naples 0 0%
Jupiter 2 11.76%
Stuart 2 11.76%
Voters: 17. You may not vote on this poll

 
 
Old 04-17-2012, 11:36 AM
 
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Your written English is pretty good. If you can brush up on your spoken English, I'd suggest you look into a federal job, though you might be up in the Virginia area. Economics or accounting with a fluent foreign language is a good thing.

FL might be a difficult challenge for you. You shouldn't waste your potential with manual labor.
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Old 04-17-2012, 12:51 PM
 
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Hey, thanks a lot! Actually, my idea was to work some manual labor(I'm not afraid of driving too, some driving job will be nice), until i learn the language, because there is no better education than real life and communication, and then to look for some better jobs.. Government jobs sounds pretty cool, but they're only for US citizens..I have to live in USA for 5 years, before I become a citizen – at least, I will learn the language! I was thinking about the US Army too, because I've served here, but I'm too old for service..
BTW, every US city looks OK and better for me, I'm sure, that Virginia area is fine, and I'm even not sure, maybe in Florida will be too hot for me, but the places there looks like heaven..I don't know, as I said – every advice will be in help, thanks!
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Old 04-17-2012, 01:55 PM
 
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You should work on becoming a citizen asap.
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Old 04-18-2012, 12:19 PM
 
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I will, but rules are rules..

So, thanks to all here, i have lot of places to choose from, let's summarize, where's cheaper, with most jobs around and small-town-like:
1. West Palm Beach area(the nice parts, and if - which part)
2. Tampa bay beach communities
3. Naples
4. Jupiter
5. Stuart
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Old 04-23-2012, 03:10 AM
 
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Hello again, after reading some posts, I have another question - Isn't Port Saint Lucie better decision than Stuart - with more jobs and cheaper rentals?
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Old 04-23-2012, 10:19 AM
 
Location: Niceville, FL
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I'd try looking in the Destin area up in the Panhandle. There are a good number of summer general labor job spots filled by Eastern Europeans and Brazilians every year, and if you can impress an employer and save up some money in the summer tourism rush, you can make it work year-round here.
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Old 04-23-2012, 04:53 PM
 
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Destin looks like decent place, but searching for rentals in trulia returned only 7 to $1K..And, i forgot to tell, it will be nice, if there is some extended stay hotel in the area, just till looking for jobs and rentals..
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Old 04-23-2012, 06:31 PM
 
Location: The O
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Tampa Bay, particularly sarasota, st. pete
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Old 04-26-2012, 02:00 PM
 
Location: Brighton, England
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I think you should really consider SARASOTA.
It's a very nice safe town, with nice beaches and Tampa is not that far away so if you will feel the need to go to a bigger city you can always go there :P
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Old 05-02-2012, 04:28 PM
 
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Hello again, I have another stupid question - how is Key West, related to all said and listed here? Can I survive there? :]
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