Imagine Lifestyles is here to give you the low down on wealth and Miami Beach. Listen up because at some point these little factoids will probably help you make money, make a trip to Miami or, at least, help you sound a bit more intellignent in an elitest world.
25% of the World’s wealth is in Florida during the winter season Miami Beach receives a huge influx of Europeans, especially during the winter season, due to the falling dollar and rising Euro this demographic spends copious amounts of money.
South Florida is home to some of the richest communities in the world such as: La Gorce Island, Millionaires Row, Fisher Island, PineTree, Palm Island and Star Island, Naples, Palm Beach and Marcos Island, Coral Gables
Miami has the 2nd largest banking/finance industry after New York
South Florida has a massive international trade industry
Nearly 1,200 multinational companies, 41 of them billion-dollar companies, collectively manage over $200 billion in revenue from South Florida.
In Miami Beach alone, numerous celebrities and athletes like Jennifer Lopez, Billy Joel, Sean “P Diddy” Combs, Gloria Estefan, Kelly Rowland, Lenny Kravitz, Dwayne Wade, Alonzo Mourning and Enrique Iglesias have homes here.
Plus according to the USB 2008 survey of the Richest 70 cities in the World, Miami was ranked:
The world’s 29th-richest city(net earnings),Only 4 U.S. cities were listed Miami, NYC, LA and Chicago.
4th-richest in the United States
22nd in the World’s richest cities by purchasing power
Bottom line, if you have money then spend the coming winter months in sunny Miami Beach. You can’t go wrong!