As the coronavirus pandemic swept through the nation, the real estate market seemed to be doing exceptionally well. Since working from home has been normalized for a lot of companies, people have found themselves being able to live where they want and work their regular jobs. So where would you move if you had the option to live anywhere but still hold a stable job located in another state?
According to the U.S. News, these are the top 3 best states in America that families are fleeing to this year.
#1 – Coming in as the best state in the nation (for the second time in a row) is Washington with a population over 7.5 million! Washington is an outdoor fanatic’s dream with the option to explore mountains to deserts and rainforests to coastline. Some of the top sights of Washington is the Olympic National Park, Mount Rainier and the Space Needle.
#2 – Minnesota is ranked as the number 2 overall state in the nation to live in 2021. Despite having frigid weather conditions, you will still find a population of 5.5 million residing in this beautiful state. Minnesota is the perfect stomping ground for cross-country skiing, ice fishing and other popular ice/snow sports.
#3 – Being the third ranked overall state, Utah is the top state for economy, despite the conditions brought on by the coronavirus in 2020. Similar to Washington and Minnesota, Utah is a destination spot for skiing and is a popular location for independent film festivals.
Remaining Top States:
#4 – New Hampshire
#5 – Idaho
#6 – Nebraska
#7 – Virginia
#8 – Wisconsin
#9 – Massachusetts
#10 – Florida