That’s the question we’re asking after seeing that some of the hottest political centers are also hot search centers here on Trulia. Recent data drilling shows seven of the ten most hunted metro areas for homes are in Florida. In addition, other historically politically-charged areas like Washington, D.C., Chicago, and New York are also importing lots of residents.
According to Trulia Chief Economist Jed Kolko, since 1 in 3 home searches occur across state lines smart agents should think about those new buyers and their motivations to help grow business.
For more on relocation trends, buyers profiles, and reasons behind why they’re on the move join us for our free webinar:
Future Demand: Relocation Trends Among Today’s Buyers
Tuesday, February 7
10 am PDT | 11 am MST | Noon CST | 1pm EST
Trulia’s Chief Economist Jed Kolko will break down the latest stats on home search behavior and buyer interest across the country. He’ll discuss the key influences prompting consumers to relocate and give agents:
• A full report on where buyers and sellers have been moving this quarter.
• Insight into what’s motivating your next clients
• Live answers to your questions on today’s market stats