Why Do International Home Buyers Choose Florida? Florida is the #1 U.S. destination for foreign home buyers — 21% of all international buyers who bought a U.S. home last year chose Florida, according to the 2015 National Association of Realtors® Profile of Home Buying Activity of International Clients. Secure Buying Florida real estate is considered a desirable, profitable and secure investment, particularly with favorable exchange rates. Ease of Ownership There are no government restrictions on foreigners purchasing real estate in this country. Location Direct flights from countries worldwide provide easy access to Florida’s many international airports. Lifestyle Florida offers an endless outdoor lifestyle, world-famous attractions and theme parks, professional sports, exceptional health and medical facilities, and an incredible variety of culture and fine arts.