Those frustrated by heat and traffic in Florida are leaving but many are still moving here

Reporter: Erika Jackson Writer: Drew Hill
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The sunshine, palm trees and beaches seem to be the biggest selling points of Southwest Florida. A new report shows that while many are moving in, there are also quite a few people leaving for greener pastures.

They cite the heat and the traffic as reasons for leaving.

Paul Murray has always dreamed of spending his holidays on the water.

“We take advantage of everything Naples has to offer from the Gulf beaches to the boating and just great weather,” Murray said.

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