Not Just Housing Refugees Are Moving To Florida

Dated: 04/03/2016

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Not just 'Housing Refugees' are moving to Florida

Southern Living



A rising number of Americans are heading to southern states, lured by a combination of warmer weather, affordable housing, lower taxes, and less congested cities, according to a new report published by RealtyTrac called “The Next Great Migration of ‘Housing Refugees’ On the Move.”

"Refugees" from the cold? Or, Cost-of-Living? 


That marks a stark difference to previous mobility trends. For more than a century, Americans predominantly headed west to cities such as Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, and Seattle. But lately, that migration trend is taking a turn south.

Why More Americans Are Heading South

Americans are fleeing higher price states like California and New York for Texas, Florida and the Carolinas.


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