Top 5 at noon: Quiet start for Confederate monument at new Brandon home; Senator: Florida should move forward with driverless cars; and more

Ken Brandon Jr. walks around the confederate monument, relocated earlier this month from the old Hillsborough County Courthouse to the Brandon family cemetery. The cemetery, at Brandon Boulevard and Lithia Pinecrest Road, was picked to appease opponents of the statue. [JAMES BORCHUCK | Times] Here are the latest headlines and updates on QUIET START […]

Brandon-area affordable apartments fill up fast

The new Blue Sky Brandon, a 120-unit affordable apartment complex, is already filled to capacity. BRANDON — A sizeable flock of low income families who’ve struggled with everyday needs recently found new homes at the Blue Sky Brandon apartment complex. Blue Sky Communities celebrated the recent opening of the new 120-unit affordable housing community just […]

Brandon, FL Real Estate: Rentals

There are a few big perks of renting a home. For starters, you’ll save money on monthly utility bills which are generally lower. Plus, having a landlord look out for general maintenance issues can be a huge load off. Oh, and yard work? Zilch. Whether you need a pet-friendly space or prefer a pad with […]