Why you'd want to live in Bradenton
Known as “The Friendly City,” Bradenton boasts year-round sunshine, a picturesque downtown on the Manatee River, beautiful parks, and a lively arts and music scene. It is also ideally situated between Tampa/St. Petersburg and Sarasota, providing quick commutes (for business or pleasure!) to the Suncoast’s larger cities.From charming Old Florida bungalows to magnificent beachside estates and new luxury condominiums, Bradenton caters to every sort of lifestyle possibility. From the waterfront communities in the west to the sprawling homesteads in the east (as well as all of the golfing, 55+ and family neighborhoods in between!), Bradenton has something special to offer everyone!