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Friday, January 13, 2017

What Florida Areas Made the Forbes 10 Hottest Markets List?

Forbes magazine recently published its 10 Hottest Real Estate Markets list and we wanted to share what areas in Florida made the list!

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We’ve got some exciting news for you today! An article was recently put out by Forbes magazine highlighting the 10 hottest real estate markets in the nation and three of our markets here in Southwest Florida made the list!

Cape Coral/Fort Myers is in the top 10 every year, and this year came in at number two. Tampa/St.Petersburg came in at number five, and Sarasota/Bradenton came in at number 10.

Forbes predicted Cape Coral will be number four in job growth this year.
There are many factors that go into getting on the Forbes list for hottest markets, and you might think the biggest factor for our markets is the sunny skies and 80 degree weather. However, the biggest factor to getting on the Forbes list was job growth. In fact, in a different article, Cape Coral was predicted to be number one in job growth, with Forbes predicting Cape Coral to be number four.

Either way, we are in a top market, and you can read all about it in the Forbes articles here.

If you are looking to buy or sell in these hot markets, or if you have any questions about real estate, don’t hesitate to give us a call. We are always happy to help!