According to ATTOM Data Solutions, 43% of the top areas for second home buyers are in Florida.
IRVING, Calif. – July 12, 2017 – ATTOM Data Solutions analyzed the U.S. cities where at least one in every 12 buyers is looking for a second home, and it ranked them based on air quality, comfortable summer temperatures, low crime, appreciating home values and reasonable home prices.
Of the top 100 U.S. cities listed as “top summer home vacation markets,” 43 metro areas (43 percent) are located in Florida. The state also had five metro areas in the top 10, 10 in the top 20, and 27 in the top 50.
Overall, the top bargain markets for summer vacation homes were found in four states: Florida, Tennessee, North Carolina and Maryland. Crossville, Tenn., led the list of metro areas, followed by Waynesville, N.C., and, in the third spot, Florida’s Port Charlotte