BBF / Tampa Bay Florida
Our members consist of the leading
business brokers, attorneys, accountants and lenders in the Tampa Bay area.
To become a member of this association
the member company must demonstrate their knowledge in business brokerage and must adhere to a strict code of ethics. All brokers and agents that are members are licensed by the state of Florida. You can feel confident in dealing with any of our member professionals.
Tampa is a part of the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater metropolitan area
, most commonly referred to as the "Tampa Bay Area". The four-county area is composed of roughly 2.7 million residents, making it the second largest metropolitan statistical area (MSA) in the state, and the third largest in the Southeastern United States.
The Tampa Bay Partnership and U.S. Census data showed an average annual growth of 2.47 percent, or a gain of approximately 97,000 residents per year. Between 2000 and 2006, Tampa Bay communities experienced a combined growth rate of 14.8 percent, growing from 3.4 million to 3.9 million and hitting the 4 million people mark on April 1, 2007.
Tampa Bay is the largest media market in the state of Florida
and thirteenth largest DMA Market in the United States.