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A player from the Tampa Bay Lightning has his Tampa house for sale. But don’t worry Lightning fans, he’s not leaving the team just moving to another house in Tampa. Nikita Kucherov is selling his Tampa 5,668-square-foot house and the asking price is $3,699,999. The house is located on Culbreath Ave. in Beach Park. He purchased the home in 2017 for $1,995,000.

Kuch bought a home in 2019 that has been torn down and a new home has been rebuilt. It is a waterfront home in the Sunset Park area of Tampa. Kuch isn’t leaving the Lightning because he is only halfway through a 8 year, $76 million dollar contract. It’s possible that he may want to move closer to some of his teammates on Davis Island. Kucherov finished this 2022-2023 season with 30 goals and 83 assists.

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If you are in the market for a home then you could live in a place where a two-time Stanley Cup champion lived. As long as you have an extra $3.7 million lying around. It’s possible that the Stanley Cup spent a few nights in this home.

Check out some of pics on Creative Loafing’s website.



Riverview Ranks #3 On List Of Safest Cities In Florida

Riverview ranks #3 on a list of the safest cities in Florida. This report comes from Uphomes.com, which ranked the Top 15 safest cities in Florida. To come up with the list they looked at things like: County violent crime rates, city violent crime rates, County property crime rates, County natural disaster risk index rating (FEMA index), city median income, city poverty rate and city population density.

When you are looking for house you want to find a city that is safe. This report is a great way to see what they think the safest cities in Florida are.

Riverview is #3 on the list and it is home to almost 110,000 people. Here is what they say about Riverview, “Compared to Florida residents’ average age of 42, Riverview is a younger city with an average age of 36. Combine Riverview’s low violent and property crime rates with its high average income, and it’s no surprise to see Riverview comes out at number three overall in our rankings.”

There are seven Tampa Bay area cities that are in the Top 15. Whether you are looking for a home or already live in one of these cities then the list is a good one to be on. Check out the Top 10 cities below.

  • The Villages

    Located just south of Ocala, The Villages comes in #1 on the list. The Villages is an active adult community for people over the age of 55.

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  • Palm Coast

    Located just south of St. Augustine, Palm Coast come sin at #2 on the list. Around 90,000 people live in Palm Coast.

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  • Riverview

    A town of almost 110,000, Riverview is the #3 safest city in Florida. The violent crime rate per 100,000 is 1,400.

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  • North Port

    Located just north of Ft. Myers, North Port comes in at #4.


  • Brandon

    Another city right her in the Tampa Bay area. Brandon is the #5 safest city in Florida. Brandon has around 115,000 people. Brandon is the birthplace of Beef ‘O’ Brady’s.


  • Spring Hill

    Another Tampa Bay area city comes in at #6. Spring Hill has almost 115,000 that live in the city.

  • Wesley Chapel

    The fourth Tampa Bay area city in the Top 10. Only around 65,000 call Wesley Chapel home.

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  • Tampa

    Tampa comes in at #8 for safest cities in Florida. This is just the city of Tampa, which has a population of around 385,000 people.

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  • Town ‘n’ Country

    This area in the Tampa area has around 85,000 people. It also is the #9 safest city in Florida.

  • Cape Coral

    Situated right next to Ft. Myers, Cape Coral comes in at #10.

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