There is no wait list for fulltime, transient or live-aboard slips in NE Florida and Jacksonville's Stanton HS has been rated as one of the top five academic high schools in the nation for the last ten years. Reality trumps perception. 'take care and joy, Aythya crew
I can tell you that the Harborage marina in Saint Pete is at about 50% or less capacity as of yesterday when I walked the docks. This is a pretty nice marina with floating docks and a swimming pool. I'm pretty sure that there are plenty of slips available in the Tampa Bay area.
A couple of years ago, there was a lot of talk about marinas closing and condos being built. Slips were scarce.
I guess there are some positive results from the economic crisis.