The Next Boomtowns

Posted by Rachelle Kubricht on Friday, July 6th, 2018 at 5:22pm.

The Next Boomtowns

You may be living in the next boomtown.

REALTOR.com® put out a list of soon-to-be-hot metro areas—potentially tomorrow’s Seattles and Austins. 

Depending on your point of view, you may want to celebrate or brace yourself for an influx of new residents and escalating home prices. 

Among the things the cities have in common are millennial friendliness, job growth in the tech sector, a proximity to a bigger city and, affordability. At least for now. 

The top 10 small-to-medium cities expected to grow are: 

1.     Salisbury, Md.

2.     Lafayette, La.

3.     Myrtle Beach, S.C.

4.     Gulfport, Miss.

5.     Winston-Salem, N.C.

6.     Grand Rapids, Mich.

7.     Knoxville, Tenn.

8.     Daytona Beach, Fla. 

9.     Ogden, Utah

10.  Worcester, Mass. 

 

For more detailed information check out the REALTOR® Link. 

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