Carrara Marble or Calacatta Marble are famous in warm climates like Florida. Besides, pure white Thassos, Volakas, or Marmara marble are well sought after.
Honed marble finish is very popular. Honed surface wears well, and it does not show foot traffic as much as polished marble. Recently, textured surfaces such as sandblasted, or brushed are used in many projects.
24x24 and other larger formats are accessible. These large sizes minimize grout joints, and they are easier to clean.