Top Reasons That Influence Whether To Move And Where

Top Reasons That Influence Whether To Move And Where

  In a recent survey families were asked questions on the reasons for their move and why they picked the location. These were the top ten answers in percentages from ten to one. At ten, seventeen percent said access to public transportation was important in their decision. The next two answers at ninth and eighth had nineteen percent of people saying that a warmer climate was reason enough to relocate and surprisingly the same number of people said downsizing to a smaller home was their reason for a move. Next at seven had twenty-five percent saying that abundant services for adults their age in a new location was their reason. A safe environment and walk able community  came in at number six with twenty-eight percent.

 Rounding out the top five at number five, thirty percent of people said they did not want to be responsible for caring for their previous property. At four, thirty-one percent of people said the move was for family, they just wanted a closer proximity to family members nearby. The third most common answer to a reason for relocating was less maintenance at the new property, with forty-one percent saying this. .Coming in at number two at forty-four percent is having the amenities needed to live in one place for many years after retirement. Lastly, the number one reason for relocating with a whopping forty-six percent of people saying Affordability of living in a particular community was the most important factor that went into a decision to move. 


source: floridarealtors.org 



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