BY BRAD BECKETT ON MARCH 17, 2021
What are the 10 fastest-growing retirement towns in America? That’s the question Realtor.com recently put pen to paper to find out. Click here to read more.
Citing Census data that showed 313k+ people over 65 moved to a new state last year, they looked at metro areas where at least a quarter of the population was aged 60 and up. Then they looked those with the largest increase in the number of new residents aged 55-plus moving in from 2014-19, as well as the biggest jump in seasonal and vacation homes over the same period. Indeed…
“Retirees might be able to cash out on pretty significant equity in their homes, and find something more affordable or maybe find something better for the same price in a location that’s generally more affordable,” Said Chris Porter, chief demographer at John Burns Real Estate Consulting.